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We Love

  • You've never seen anything quite like this: witness the Kent countryside converted into an African-style safari park, where you'll have unlimited entry
  • Stay in luxury, safari style tents complete with private terrace and views out over the plains and cheetah enclosure, perfect for families and large groups
  • Revel in a superb mix of exotic animals and luxury accommodation without having to leave the country - a once-in-a-lifetime experience

This truly is an amazing place to stay, you will wake up in a Serengeti like environment and ask yourself - am I in Kent... or Africa? This unique experience is a must for wildlife lovers and adventurers alike.

Rory
UK Buyer

Your Destination

Just for you: unlimited entry into Port Lympne Reserve and Howletts Wild Animal Park.

Elephant Lodge is situated in the 100 acre wilds of the African Experience, located in Kent right here in the UK. A remarkable array of exotic animals are found here, free to roam as if they were in their natural habitat. Enjoy a multi-award winning VIP safari experience in England.

The Aspinall Foundation is an internationally renowned animal conservation charity that works in conjunction with Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks. Together they are committed to the breeding, reintroduction and protection of rare and endangered species.

Howletts and Port Lympne Wild Animal Parks are different from conventional zoos, the focus is on providing as natural an environment as possible for the animals in their care, to facilitate our successful breeding programmes. The Aspinall Foundation is a charity that relies on support from the general public to fund its back to the wild programme, and vital animal protection projects in Africa, Madagascar and Java, as well as other projects around the world that are protecting some of the world's most endangered species.

Regular evening activities include walking tours of the park with a keeper and evening safari tours when the park is closed to the public.

Your Lodge

This offer is based on an Elephant Lodge.

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2 Children
Elephant Lodge is the perfect experience for those looking for a unique 'glamping' holiday. Each of the luxury tented lodges sleeps up to eight people in two double bedrooms, one double sofa bed in the living area and bunk beds in the twin room.

The Elephant Lodge site is situated overlooking the Reserve and offers stunning views of the cheetah enclosure and across the Romney marsh to the Kent coastline. For families with younger children, you can keep an eye on the kids while relaxing on the verandah of your tent by the play area.

The private entrance to the lodge allows you complete freedom to come and go as you please and explore the area of outstanding natural beauty that Port Lympne is located in.

Your Board Basis

This offer is based on a bed and breakfast stay.

Enjoy waking up to a delicious continental breakfast every morning. Come lunch or dinner, the central Club House restaurant in Elephant Lodge caters for all tastes with its extensive menus.

Your Journey

Port Lympne Reserve is located in the South East of England in Kent, and is within easy reach of the home counties of London, Surrey, Sussex, and Essex. You can reach us by road, rail and bus. Unlike many attractions, Port Lympne Reserve is open all year, including Bank Holidays, with the sole exception of Christmas Day.

By Public Transport
Port Lympne Reserve is approximately a 1 hour and 20 minute train journey from Charing Cross or Victoria railway station in London, or approximately 40 minutes from St Pancras International, London, on the high speed service (Please see Southeastern website for details). Take the train to Ashford International station, and from here take a bus journey from the domestic station side. The Stagecoach East Kent number 10 bus runs between Ashford and Folkestone via the reserve. For bus times please call 0871 2002233 If you prefer to travel by Coach, find your nearest service to Ashford International before connecting with the Stagecoach bus service.

By Car
If you are travelling by road Port Lympne Reserve lies on the B2067, and is just past Ashford, Kent, 5 minutes from J11 of the M20. It is a short distance from Canterbury, Folkestone and the southeast coast of England.

If you are travelling via car and prefer to use a Sat Nav please use Post code CT21 4LR.

If you are attending an event at Port Lympne Mansion, Port Lympne Hotel, Livingstone Lodge, Pinewood or Treetop Hotel please use CT21 4PD to direct you to the Orchard Car Park within the Port Lympne Reserve.

Your Contract

Your contract will be with the provider of the accommodation and not Voyage Privé. Voyage Privé acts only as agent for the accommodation provider. Please read our booking conditions before confirming your holiday.

Travel Documents

You will receive an email confirming your booking within the next 48 hours.

Please check all details on this confirmation are correct.

If there are any discrepancies, please notify us as soon as possible. You will also receive an accommodation voucher for presentation at the hotel reception at point of check-in.

Important Information

Please note that the location shown on our map is to be used as a guide only and the actual location of the property may differ

Although we endeavour to provide up to date information we cannot guarantee that all hotel facilities and services will be available during your stay, especially when travelling out of the main holiday periods

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