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Halyards Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   No 8 Albany Road | ., Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
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Ranked #6 of 7 Hotels in Port Alfred
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014
Will B Bath, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Where to start? Our family planned on renting a pedalo from Halyards to cruise through the marina. Only a single pedalo was working and all four of us had to get into one. We soon found out that the pedals were not working and had to struggle back to the shore with no assistance from hotel staff. Next we were... More 

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HalyardsGM, General Manager at Halyards Hotel, responded to this review

I am very sorry that this happened, this is not normally the type of standard that we are wanting at the Halyards. Thank you for bringing this to our attention and we hope we will be seeing you in the future. More 

Bath, United Kingdom
12 reviews 12 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Stayed here after a long dusty motorcycle trip, if I am lucky enough to make a similar trip again I will stay here again, an Oasis after such a trip. Great location, wonderful accommodation an superb food/

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We are so glad that we could have you and that you enjoyed your stay, hopefully we see you soon. More 

East London, South Africa
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53 reviews 53 reviews
17 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014

We took family to the Sunday Buffet, it is great value for money and pensioners get a special rate. The service friendly. The selection is so wide it caters for everyones taste, which it did in our case. The view from the restaurant was calming as you enjoyed the marina.

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Thank you very much for the review. We are glad you enjoyed the time with us and we hope to see you soon. More 

South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Unfortunately the setting and views are virtually all this hotel has going for it. Lack of maintenance and upkeep have taken its toll on the rooms. Public rooms are in better condition but staff, although very friendly, clearly lack training in the most basic areas (ie. Table setting!) Not sure what management there is but we did not see any... More 

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I stayed at Halyards over a year back, as part of week-long workshop. The hotel has some things going for it: it's relatively cheap; the breakfast and lunches are very nice (a new chef had just arrived at the time) and the location on the Kowie River is great. However, the room I was in had no view at all... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I must say this hotel is old but is clean and great being on the canal, the view from our balcony, and also the restaurant was fantastic. My husband and I came for only two days to relax we enjoyed ourselves and treated ourselves to have a foot massage at the hotel spa, the staff very very nice recommend this... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We didn't stay at the hotel but joined one of their river/canal cruises. The staff were extremely accommodating (re-arranging initial cruise after some bad weather). A big hat tip to Ronnie at the front desk for impeccable service. Thank you!

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Pretoria, South Africa
18 reviews 18 reviews
3 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

We recently spent a few nights in Port Alfred, at the Halyards Hotel, the Hotel is Beautifully situated on the Marina, service was good, the rooms very spacious and neat, but overall we did think the place could do with a bit of fixing up.(the chairs on our tiny patio were really filthy & falling apart & Shower could do... More 

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Oudtshoorn, South Africa
11 reviews 11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Our booking agent made a mess of our booking, but the management of Halyards went the extra mile to help us. Very nice hotel with good service and excellent setting. Areas near the kitchen is a bit noisy at night, but the rooms are spacious with a beautiful view.

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

WE didn't stay here but we visited twice for dinner and drinks. It's a relaxed, friendly hotel with a 'sports' bar and pool deck and the bar snacks are good value. It's not five star but, with four kids in tow who wanted to swim and relax, we found it perfect for our needs. The buffet dinner was excellent at... More 

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Address: No 8 Albany Road | ., Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Halyards Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 49
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