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Anchorage Guesthouse

7 6th Avenue, Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent stay - Candice went out of her way to ensure we had a great stay - also added 2 beds in the room for our kids.................................................................................

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks Branden for taking the time to write a lovely review. We really enjoy hosting your family at Anchorage Guesthouse over the past two Ironmen and we hope that you enter next year too so we can see you all again :) Kind Regards and Keep well. Candice and the rest of the Anchorage Team More 

Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

Good location close to beach and v good restaurants, lovely room, well equipped kitchenette, very clean. Nice pool area, lovely guest lounge. Very good breakfasts. The property feels very secure with private electronic gates and private parking for each room. The owner, Candice, is very friendly and helpful offering excellent advice on places to visit, local restaurants, shopping areas etc.... More 

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Anne, Thank you for writing such a lovely review. We really enjoyed hosting your group at Anchorage Guesthouse and we are so thrilled that you enjoyed your time with us and your time spent in Port Elizabeth and South Africa on a whole. We hope to welcome you back soon for your next dose of South African Sunshine :)... More 

Norwich, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

Had a wonderful, relaxing, comfortable stay at the Anchorage. Beautifully situated, close to the Beach, clean, very impressed. Our hostess was very mindful and the breakfast was delicious. Will stay there again at a drop of a hat. Thank you.

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Colin, Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We are really glad that you all enjoyed you stay with us and we look forward to welcoming you back when you are next in Port Elizabeth. Until then keep well and all the best. Kind regards Candice and the Palm Beach Team More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Home away from home...and the service is absolutely fantastic,beautiful rooms,but what makes it super special is Candice,the owner-an angel! very cozy, you get the privacy you need, staff are very helpful and welcoming. Way Better than a Hotel!

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Sophie, Thank you for taking the time to write this lovely review. It is always such a pleasure to have you at Anchorage even though it is usually just a few nights :) We wish you all the best in your final semester and we hope to always welcome you back when visiting PE. All the best and Keep... More 

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2015

Absolutely fantastic - Anchorage is like having your own private villa by the beach. Incredible attention to detail - everything that you need for a great stay is considered and provided. From biscuits and tea in the room, hot breakfast cooked to your choice and in-room latest travel magazines to advice what game parks to visit nearby and free really... More 

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Inga and Family, Thank you for the lovely review. I am so glad you enjoyed your time in Port Elizabeth despite the not always great weather. We really enjoyed having your family stay with us and we hope to welcome you all back when on your next trip to South Africa. Kind Regards Candice and the Anchorage Team. More 

Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

We enjoyed our stay at Anchorage and thank you for great breakfast and accomodation! We appreciate the fact that breakfast was always served early in the morning and that somebody came to clean the rooms early in the morning. Thank you for your friendly way of assisting us when we asked to where to travel to and the brochures that... More 

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Christa, Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We are glad that you enjoyed your time spent at Anchorage Guesthouse and that you and your brother had a good time in Port Elizabeth. All the best with 2015 and we hope to welcome you back on your next trip. Kind Regards Candice More 

Nairobi, Kenya
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

The Anchorage in Port Elizabeth is comfortable, quiet and convenient. Candice's breakfasts are irresistible and absolutely delicious. Everything just works - wifi, tv, etc... Probably its most appealing quality is its proximity to the beach, windy walks early morning and late afternoon are a must!

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review Abigail. It is always so nice to get our guests feedback :) Makes us feel like we are on the right track and in the right industry and have a good 'product'. Hope you have a wonderful December Season! Kind regards Candice and Anchorage Team More 

Rosetta, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

great attention to detail in 5 start accomodation, in a good area, with Host Candice friendly, informative and accomodating. Custom made breakfast by Candice a special treat, my place of choice in PE from now on- colin

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Colin, Thank you for taking the time to write a lovely review. We are glad that you enjoy your time with us at Anchorage Guesthouse and we look forward to welcoming you back when travelling to PE. Kind regards and Keep well. Candice More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

As the guesthouse where I usually stay was full, I had to try Anchorage. ...as they say, a change is as good as a holiday Candice's inviting personality and accommodating way of doing things for you is definitely an advantage and reason to stay at this well appointed, clean and comfortable guesthouse . I will be back

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Hanlie, Thank you for the lovely review. I am so glad that you enjoyed your stay at Anchorage, it was lovely to meet you and hopefully we get to welcome you back. All the best with your Guesthouse and the move. Kind Regards Candice More 

Pretoria
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32 reviews 32 reviews
14 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Walking distance from the beach and some of the finest restaurants in Port Elizabeth is this wonderful guests house. The rooms are large, comfortable and very clean - from the crispy white linen to the equally white towels. Breakfast is served to your liking. Candice aims to please. I only drink decaf coffee and after she realised this, I found... More 

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Candice-leigh C, Owner at Anchorage Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Suzann, Thank you for your kind words. I am happy that you have enjoyed your time spent at Anchorage Guesthouse when in PE. We look forward to welcoming you back next year. Keep Well! Candice More 

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