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.
Suggested Accommodation Options
Independently arranged accommodation in Wittedrift, Plettenberg Bay
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 – firstname.lastname@example.org
Hostel Accommodation at Wittedrift High School
Reasonably priced hostel beds (varying number of beds per room) as well as self catered camping at the school. The accommodation option is managed independently by the Wittedrift High School and is a fundraiser for the school. Please contact Doreen Schmidt at WHS for prices and bookings – email@example.com
Other recommended accommodation options in the area
Stonefield Polo Estate has reasonably priced self catering accommodation and if you mention that you are riding the Dr Evil Classic – you will receive a 10% discount. It is located on the N2 1km from the Wittedrift turn off and is therefore well located for all three race day venues.
Rare Earth Country House provides luxury accommodation in one house for a maximum of ten people at the Kay and Monty Vineyards.
This exclusive self catering option can be viewed at www.rareearth.co.za/rare-earth-retreats/
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.)