Elliotdale is a town in Amatole District Municipality in the province of . The town lies 50 km south of and 22 km south-east of . It is named after Sir Henry Elliot, Chief Magistrate of the Transkei from 1891 to 1902.

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is a village in the of notable for Bulungula Lodge, one of the most beautiful lodges in South Africa, and voted in the top 25 ethical tourism destinations in the world by Rough Guides.


-31.9642° or 31° 57' 51" south
28.6844° or 28° 41' 4" east
Open Location Code
627 metres (2,057 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 262705681
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Elliotdale
  • Dutch: Elliotdale
  • Estonian: Elliotdale
  • Sotho, Northern: Elliotdale
  • Sotho, Southern: Elliotdale
  • Zulu: I-Elliotdale
  • Xhora

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