The cost of accommodation AND transport is not included in the race entry. Riders may book their own accommodation or contact the recommended independent suppliers provided below. All race venues are located within 20 kilometres of each other so riders can easily book one place to stay and self drive to the venues daily. There is also great accommodation close to each venue if you would prefer to book in to different accommodation close to the race villages on each day.
Independently arranged accommodation in Plettenberg Bay and the Crags
Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve
Riders are encouraged to support our race venue accommodation. The NEW event registration and stage one take place at the majestic Plettenberg Bay Game Reserve and Baroness Lodge in Wittedrift on Wednesday 19th and Thursday 20th September. Rates include dinner, bed, breakfast and one activity (game drive or horse back safari) per night that you stay. The Plett Game Reserve and Baroness Lodge have also generously offered 10% off their rates to Dr Evil riders for the race weekend. The Baroness Lodge has double rooms that sleeps two people, family rooms that sleeps four and family units that sleeps four to five people sharing. Friends and supporters can also join riders for a game drive or horse safari and all bookings and enquires can be directed to Gertrude Mambi at:
Kurland Hotel and Polo Estate
The NEW stage two venue for Friday 21st September 2018 is at the stunning Kurland Hotel and Polo Estate located opposite the Nature’s Valley turn off - 19km east of Plettenberg Bay. There is limited luxury accommodation available at the Hotel and for more information.
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The stage three venue for Saturday 22nd September is the same venue as in 2017 - the superbly located Cairnbrogie Dairy Farm on the newly tarred Plett Airport Road. There is no accommodation available at this venue.
Dr Evil Classic Luxury Tour with Tony Cook Adventures
This elite portaged tour is limited in numbers. Tour price includes 4 star accommodation, all dinners and breakfasts for the duration of the tour, transfers to race start, transfers back to your lodge, massages, and race entry to the Dr Evil Classic!
Your hosts, Tony and Claudia from Tony Cook Adventures. For further information and costs contact
Tony Cook – email@example.com
Other recommended accommodation options in the area
Moonriver is perfectly situated on the banks of the Bitou River, offering a relaxing environment in which birding and kayaking and biking can be enjoyed. While only 10 minutes away from the many attractions of Plettenberg Bay, our private river frontage has a very rural appeal. We offer two private apartments with great views and braai facilities.
www.moonriverplett.com, Cell: 082 824 8621
Accommodation options in the Wittedrift area:
• Buffalo Hills Guest Farm – www.plettgamereserve.com
• Protea Wilds – www.proteawildsretreat.co.za
• Bitou River Lodge – www.bitou.co.za
• Bella Manga – www.belamanga.co.za (Enquire about Bella Manga's group special for Dr. Evil riders.)