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The Albatros Guest House
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Reviewed 3 February 2012

My friend and I decided to spoil our husbands for the weekend away, we searched Google and found this great looking Guest House. Flying them down from Johannesburg to King Shaka Airport... On arrival we were greeted by two very friendly people. They quickly showed us our rooms and helped us around. We instantly felt at home and welcome. After freshening up, lunch was served and we spent the whole evening at the pool side having a Long Island Ice Tea.

Four days flew by in a flash with all the amazing things to do in and around Margate.

Andre & Bessie we will definitely see you again soon and we'll recommend this guest house to anyone who wants a great weekend away.

PS: Thank you, the Food was Amazing!

  • Stayed: January 2012, travelled as a couple
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Thank HenriettePretoria
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Reviewed 28 November 2011

My best friend and I stayed here for five days and found we had made the right choice.
The room no 4 had an excellent view and sound of the ocean. The accommodation is so comfortable and top class. The staff are friendly and service is very good. What we liked was the security system as being two woman away from home, it made us feel safe. Our hosts Bessie and Andre are warm and accommodating people who welcomed us and made us feel at home.
Gail and Elmarie

Room Tip: We had a peep while house cleaning were cleaning and all the rooms faced the sea, also each room was done out in such a way if u had to choose u wouldn't know which one to choose. They all beautifull. We had room 4 and loved it. We will be back!
  • Stayed: November 2011, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 29 October 2011

On 21-23 October 2011, my boyfriend and i visited the Hibiscus Coast and we stayed at The Albatros Guest House - i didnt want to leave that place.
Bessie and Andre were absolutely welcoming and filled with so much warmth, love and care.

It was our anniversary weekend and they made it real special for us. From the elegant, upmarket and fresh Honeymoon Suite to setting up a romantic relaxing evening for us at the Jacuzzi (with candle lights, champagne, strawberries and cream) - it was a anniversary evening to remember and cherish forever.

The view of the ocean from the suite is breath taking, not to mention the cool and fresh breeze , Awesome. The breakfast is really Egg-cellent, it's not only well presented but its Divine and Filling, did i mention Divine?

Our stay at The Albatros was MAGICAL! Honestly i cant find the write word to describe it. My boyfriend said "It's not Hundreds, It's Thousands".

Thank you, thank you, thank you SO much Bessie, Andre and Staff for such wonderful and magical hospitality.

Regards,
Zola & Linda

  • Stayed: October 2011, travelled as a couple
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1  Thank Nokuzola N
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Reviewed 23 June 2011

I would definitely recommend this place to anyone seeking time out from their busy lifestyles. it is an amazing guesthouse and the hospitality was excellent. facilities and privacy were outstandingingly good.

  • Stayed: June 2011, travelled as a couple
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Thank arushka_11
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Reviewed 21 June 2011

We recently had a long stay (14 days) at the Albatros Guest House.

The breakfast was really great and the owners went out of their way to keep it interesting for us (This included fresh pancakes on some mornings!)

Our room had a balcony with a beautiful view of the ocean and we even managed to see a few dolphins and some whale activity from the balcony.

Overall we had a very relaxing stay and managed to catch up on some much needed rest.

My thanks to the owners, Andre and Bessie.

  • Stayed: June 2011, travelled solo
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Thank iloveholiday187309
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