Come and relax in our tranquil environment, with only the sounds of nature at your doorstep...

Swakopmund, Namibia

Welcome to De Old Drift Guest Farm in Addo

Come and relax in our tranquil environment, with only the sounds of nature at your doorstep…

De Old Drift Guest Farm, a short distance from the little village of Addo in South Africa’s malaria-free Eastern Cape Province and only 15min drive from the renowned Addo Elephant National Park, is a welcoming farm-style Guest House offering Bed and Breakfast Accommodation as well as Self-Catering Accommodation.

De Old Drift is a working Citrus Farm, one of the smallest but most peaceful Farms in the area.

Take a slow stroll through the orchards when the trees are in blossom the smell of citrus permeates the air. Relax around the pool after an exciting day of adventures and game viewing in the Elephant Park. We are also pleased to offer our guests a Private Game Viewing Drive through Addo National Elephant Park.

Start your day with a wholesome, revitalising breakfast in our thatched roof lapa, overlooking the garden and swimming pool area. Adventure, fun and games await children, with Zasu (Jack Russel) & Izzy (cat) who love to make new friends and play… a farm-style wonderland for all children.

De Old Drift Team will make sure that your stay will be one to remember.

De Old Drift offers a variety of comfortable and spacious furnished rooms, with the option of Self-Catering and Bed and Breakfast Accommodation. All our rooms are tastefully furnished with close attention to detail. Enjoy the peace and quiet on your patio overlooking the garden and mountains with only the sounds of nature at your doorstep.

The furniture in the rooms have all been crafted by hand and made from Oregon pine – wood that was salvaged from the original “Drifthouse Inn”. As you arrive, the welcoming aroma of lavender fills the air, and butterflies compliment your arrival.

Guesthouse Facilities

Relax and unwind around the swimming pool in the cool shade of the palm trees or under the warm African sun! Crisp beverages will be served while you soak up the sun and enjoy the magnificent views of the mountains in the distance.

Join us in our thatched dining room for a scrumptious breakfast before your day’s adventures or enjoy a sun-downer with us before sitting down to a delicious dinner! For self-catering guests, we offer breakfast at R150p.p. Please inform us upon arrival if you would like to join for Dinner or on the day, before 5pm. We also serve light lunches.

Our in-house Cook Maureen, has a big passion for food, our dinner are set menu and changes every day, prices available on request. Our Chef also loves kids, and do cookie baking classes with guest kids (extra charge) Dough is made for the kids to roll out and create their own creative cookie shapes. We bake it for them and the kids can then enjoy their own cookies after!


  • Air conditioning (heat option)
  • Mini Bar Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Tea & Coffee tray
  • Separate Bathroom (shower only)
  • Alarm clock radio
  • Hairdryer
  • Private Verandah
  • Free Wifi access – enquire at reception
  • Television with DSTV