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Forest Hall Guest House

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84 River Road | Walmer, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Santo Andre, SP
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21 reviews 21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

They worried about my stay at the moment I've done my reservation. They sent me e-mails for all arrangements. It´s a really good place. The rooms are clean. The bathroom is enourmous. The crew is very kind and everything is done carefully. A special thanks to Yvonne.

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review We are so pleased to hear you were happy with your stay at Forest Hall and enjoyed our facilities Pleased too that Yvonne was of assistance to you Regards James More 

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

We stayed in the honeymoon suite & it was fabulous. The chocolates and little extras made it something special. James was a friendly host. Tranquil surroundings, beautiful rooms and very nice breakfasts! I would definitely stay again.

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks a mil for your review So glad you liked your time at Forest Hall and hop to see you someday again Regards James More 

Cape Town
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2014

We LOVE Forest Hall. The surroundings are tranquil and welcoming. The rooms have so many extras thought about caringly - welcoming sherry and chocolates, milk for tea, hot towel rails, candles for atmosphere and soft, clean linen. Thanks again for a wonderful stay and accommodating our 5 year old in the room with us. Best Regards, Beth Swanepoel

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Beth Thanks for choosing Forest Hall on your return visit to Port Elizabeth We were sorry to have missed you whilst you were here but pleased you enjoyed another stay here .It is rewarding that guests do appreciate the little extras placed in the rooms and good to hear it is appreciated and noticed Hope to see you again... More 

Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

We were upgraded to the honeymoon suite which was amazing! it was luxurious, spacious with a huge bathroom. The breakfast was hearty and James was helpful and nice and informative. it was one of the best places we stayed on our great honeymoon vacation. We highly recommend the place!

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Guy Thanks so much for your positive and encouraging review I am so pleased you enjoyed your time here at Forest Hall and we were able to assist in making your honeymoon extra special by letting you have the upgraded honeymoon room Hope to see you back some day again Regards James More 

Rouen, France
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

Our stay at the Forest Hall Guest House was (in one word) perfect! James kindly welcomed us even though we arrived well after the sunset, showed us our room and gave us all the required information. The day after, the breakfast was... awesome! It definitely was the best breakfast ever. The place is peaceful and the location is perfect -... More 

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for this review .It was great meeting you and we trust you enjoyed the rest of your trip to SA Regards James More 

Rotherham, United Kingdom
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61 reviews 61 reviews
37 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

We decided to stay here for our last night in South Africa, having picked up a flyer when we were at Addo Elephant Park. Forest Hall is in a desirable residential area of Port Elizabeth, near the coast and very convenient for the airport. We booked a superior room and after a very efficient and informative check-in by the guest... More 

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Harry We are so pleased your enjoyed your time at Forest Hall and were happy with our service and facilities. We trust you enjoyed the rest of your time in SA Regards James More 

Kinshasa, Democratic Republic Of The Congo
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4 reviews 4 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The Guest House was literally loved by my mother in law. All rooms were filled with all possible details: umbrellas ready for the rain, each light switch with a description and the furniture arrangement was a composition. The host was always helpful and friendly. I liked that his office was located at a visible spot and not hidden somwhere in... More 

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Thank you for your review We are pleased you enjoyed your time at Forest Hall regards James More 

Knysna, South Africa
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This is a great place to stay, it is so quiet and peaceful. The rooms are very well appointed with everything that you will need, and the garden is lovely with huge trees and is the prefect place to relax. I was only sorry not to be able to spend more time there but cannot recommend it highly enough.

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Sandy Thank you for your review So pleased you enjoyed your stay here even though it was so quick Hopefully you can enjoy our garden setting more next time Regards James More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We had an absolutely amazing stay and would come back anytime. The best guesthouse we stayed during our vacation in South Africa. Amazing!!! If you are looking for great service,lovely accomodation in a beautiful area then forest hall is the best place to be

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Hilde Thanks so much for your fabulous review .So much appreciated and pleased you enjoyed your stay here so much at Forest Hall. It was great meeting you all here at Forest Hall and fascinating hearing your mom and her colleague's story of their careers . We hope to see you back here one day again Regards James More 

South Africa
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12 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

Forest Hall guest house is the most perfect retreat. James and Hillary are wonderful hosts and James's willingness to help and accommodate is quite remarkable. The rooms are very well appointed and the garden area around the pool a wonderful area to sit and relax particularly if you have the room next to the veranda to use as your own.... More 

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foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your review .it was great to host your group and be part of ironman competition. It is always good to get feedback from guests, so much appreciated .We are so pleased your group were happy here at Forest Hall and hope to be able to accommodate you all sometime again ,who knows maybe next year's ironman... More 

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