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    River Road Guest House

    44 River Road | Walmer, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
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    Traveller (8)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (1)
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good22%
    • Average3%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    “guest house” (18 reviews)
    “st croix” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 85 reviews

    Reviewed 22 June 2017

    I really enjoyed my stay at the River Road Guest House with the friendliest and most helpful owners working there. The rooms were clean and neat and has all the add-on's that you would expect (especially the double shower head). I would highly recommend this...More

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    Reviewed 28 March 2017

    Rooms, service and hospitality superb. Attention to detail is evident in rooms. Definitely recommend this establishment. Owners live on premises so hands on management. Prompt reply and correspondence when booking.

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    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    No problems at all here nice room reasonable size very clean and super well organised everything as promised on their site description, Breakfast adequate but all cold buffet style. A very adequate stop over spot.

    Thank Hil-Harv
    Reviewed 7 January 2017

    We had a night We like the accomodation. Break fast was very good, Actaul we are going back, They treated us nice. We are very pleased. Our kids they love they bedroom. Good thing It even not far from a airport. Many thanks🙏

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    Thank kholiweg
    Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

    We bought and paid a reservation for January on Expedia, but the guest house was CLOSED, they don't operate anymore, and had not the decency to warn Expedia or it's customers. After a long drive, we ended up on their door but nobody answered. AVOID.More

    Thank RRod003
    Response from MaddyMantell, Owner at River Road Guest HouseResponded 8 January 2017

    Dear RRod003 We were very concerned to read your review and apologise for the inconvenience caused. Unfortunately, we had a major medical emergency and had to rush a family member to hospital at 15:00. We had our phones on us the whole time, which did...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • US$45 - US$65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 4
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    • Location
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Port Elizabeth
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    Room & Suite (9)
    Pool & Beach (1)
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