The Experience

Elephant Lodge TentElephant Lodge is the perfect experience for those looking to stay more than one night here at Port Lympne Reserve in Kent, and offers a truly unique ‘glamping’ holiday.

The Elephant Lodge site is situated overlooking the elephant paddocks 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 whilst relaxing on the verandah of your tent by the play area.


The central Club House restaurant caters for all tastes with its extensive adults menu*, Cubs menu* and drinks menus*.

Here's what some of our guests thought of their dining experience:

“The Mongolian grill was excellent!” – Mrs M Cook, April 13

“The food was excellent!” – Mr P Santos April 13

“Excellent food, varied....plenty of choice” Mrs J Blake April 13

“Chef was fantastic” Mr G Purohit

“Very tasty....nice sizes” Miss K Green April 13

“We LOVED the food” The Green Family May 13

Things to do

Your three, four or seven night stay includes unlimited entry to both Port Lympne Reserve and Howletts Wild Animal Park for the duration of your holiday.  Regular evening activities will include walking tours of the park with a keeper and evening safari tours when the park is closed to the public.  Additional experiences and Animal Encounters are also available and can be pre-booked before your visit or please ask a member of staff during your stay.

The private entrance to Elephant 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.

Book your short break at Elephant Lodge now.