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5 Third Avenue Guest House

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Room & Suite (3)
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Overview
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good25%
  • Average0%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible13%
  • 6 days ago
    “5 days during”
  • 9 Jan 2018
    “FANTASTIC PLACE TO STAY, HIGHLY RECOMMEND. WOULD GO BACK IN A HEART BEAT!”
5 3rd Avenue, Port Elizabeth 6070 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Kitchenette
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I was staying here during IRONMAN70.3 Worlds. Staff very kind and helpful. They organized everything I asked for. Compering with other guesthouse on the beach it has very customer friendly price. Very close to the airport but 4 km to the beach is easy by...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2018

I cannot recommend this guest house enough. Rozelle the owner is lovely, friendly but not overly intrusive and gave us the privacy we wanted. We were welcomed, given gate codes, wifi key and showed the facilities and then went to our room. The room was...More

Thank Shareen A
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We travel extensively internationally. We do not expect to receive such rude, unhelpful service from guest house management in this day and age. Altogether not a happy experience. Amenities basic, attitude of managerial staff -poor. Management need to improve on their interpersonal skills and customer...More

Thank anjela2016
Response from rozelle v, Owner at 5 Third Avenue Guest HouseResponded 14 January 2016

Sitting outside on the door sill of your actual room and SMOKING is not allowed. The cigarette smoke blows into the room. After you received a slip on check-in stating clearly smoking in the passages are not allowed. So if you say it is rude...More

Reviewed 3 January 2016

This year we decided to choose Port Elizabeth as our holiday destination. Although we were a bit wary because of how cheap this Guesthouse was compared to others we ended up taking a chance and booked with them anyway. Well, it turned out to have...More

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Reviewed 25 December 2015 via mobile

Stayed at this establishment for 1 night. On arrival at our room, room number 2, was clean.... however a used bar of soap greeted me at the basin in the bathroom and a mouldy shower that I really did not want to use. As far...More

Thank Bronley
Response from rozelle v, Trustee at 5 Third Avenue Guest HouseResponded 5 January 2016

Dear Ms Bronley-Robyn Gover, first and foremost my most sincere apologies for only responding to your review now, but we had quite a hectic season. I am very sorry that your whole experience was not great, but I appreciate the fact that you gave us...More

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Description
R550 for one person in a room and R650 for two people sharing. 5 Third Avenue Guesthouse is located in the garden suburb of Walmer, located in the same street as Port Elizabeth Airport. We are a B&B and Self-Catering ...More establishment. Our rooms have a kitchenette, equipped with fitted two plate hob, bar fridge, kettle, toaster, crockery, cutlery and glassware. PLEASE NOTE - we do not allow the cooking of spicy foods (ie. curry, stews, etc) due to the strong aroma which stays in the rooms and curtains. We provide Ricoffy Coffee, Tea, Sugar, Powder Milk, Face Cloth and Towels. Please bring your own Shampoo and BEACH towels. All rooms have shower ensuite only (no bath tub). We also provide Shower Gel and Liquid Handsoap. Some rooms have two single beds which can be joined to give you a king size bed, other rooms have a queen size bed. Our overnight room is a smaller room with a double size bed. We also have a non-selfcatering room which does not have a kitchen or cooking facilities. This room is in the front section of our property and not around the pool where the other rooms are. Our rooms are serviced daily except on Sundays and Public Holidays. We have a lovely pool and braai area. LED / LCD TVs in all room with Mnet and selected DSTV channels (Guesthouse bouquet). Please do not hesitate to contact us should you require any further information. PLEASE NOTE - our Guesthouse is a private property and Right of Admission is reserved. We do not allow visitors. All facilities and amenities are for the sole use of our resident guests only. Children 10 years of age and older are welcome, but will be charged adult rate. Unfortunately we cannot cater for children younger than 10 years of age. We are not wheelchair friendly. We do not allow pets. All rooms are strictly non-smoking, our designated smoking area is the braai area. We do have House Rules, a copy of which can be e-mailed or faxed to you on request. Free Wi-Fi is available in designated areas. Downloading of torrents, movie or music files is not allowed. Connection will be blocked if abused. Check-in time is from 15h00. Prior arrangements must be made if you want to check in later than 21h00 as our reception closes at 21h00. Check-out time is strictly by 10h00. We provide one parking bay per room only. Please advise if your vehicle is larger than the average sedan car in order for us to confirm whether we can entertain / have space for your vehicle. This applies to trailers as well. Airport transfers only between 8am & 8pm. On site parking behind a motorized gate. The price for breakfast is not included in my rate - it will be an additional fee per person. Please enquire about this fee. Rate differs in December/January holiday period. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Microwave
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$44 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
8
Price range
US$44 - US$48 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth
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Traveller (8)
Room & Suite (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
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