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Gerald's Gift Guest House

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This conveniently located guesthouse is just the place you want to return to after a day's outing in Addo and it's surroundings. We arrived after nine PM and were cheerfully greeted by Russell who was standing in for thr Vogels. She was always around to help and to advise. The grounds, primarily orchards, have lovely trees, flowering shrubs and lawn...

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the Kingfisher room, very spacy and excellent bed as well. On Arrival we were offered and served free tea. The breakfast is excelelnt and served in the garden. We saw many birds in the garden, like sunbirds, red bishops and hornbills. The garden is fantastic. The accomodation is very quiet!! Our car was washed every morning. The...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I found Gerald's Gift Guest House when looking for a B&B near Addo Elephant Park. Other travellers were full of praise and based on that, we decided to stay one night. We wished we could have stayed longer! As other travellers said, Gerald's Gift Guest House is a little oasis. Surrounded by citrus plantations, the guest house is situated in...

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Dublin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful guesthouse located 20 minutes from Addo. The house and gardens are a haven for weary travelers and you will find time to unwind here. Our family room was beautifully decorated and very sumptuous. Breakfast as delicious and freshly made to order, the outdoor seating area was beautiful. The service was superb and friendly. The pool looked...

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Chinnor
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Quiet place with beautiful gardens to stay whilst visiting Addo Elephant Park. Sue is very welcoming and helpful and the whole property has a peaceful colonial feel to it. Breakfasts were very good and set outside to enjoy the warm weather.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A warm welcome awaits from sue and her staff . A very relaxing and beautiful place to start your vacation , near both the parks and two very good restaurants an ideal spot to stay Sue is on hand to plan your day with helpful suggestions and tips and her staff kick start your day with a great breakfast under...

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely welcome, accompanied by two friendly dogs set the tone. Service was great throughout and advice and help with booking was offered. Lovely breakfast, clean spacious and very comfortable room. Some excellent restaurants close by and plenty to do in and around addo. We would recommend time in the national park, and a canoe safari for something a bit...

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Carnforth, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 18, 2017

We received a warm welcome from the owner and shown to our spacious apartment which was airy and superbly clean. The furnishings were charming. The bathroom had a good sized shower and separate bath. The breakfast had a good choice and was well presented. Help was offered regarding restaurants and activities in the area which we found helpful and it...

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Warrington
Reviewed February 18, 2017

We had a lovely, comfortable, spacious cottage in the grounds which had a shower and bath in the bedroom. Breakfast was served outside on the terrace with plenty of choice of hot or cold options. The grounds were stunning and the owners were able to give good advice about the area and where to eat and even booked the restaurant...

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Pewsey, United Kingdom
Reviewed February 17, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Gerald's Gift guest house for 2 very comfortable nights. A stunning location, beautiful gardens and very peaceful. A warm welcome with cold fresh lemonade and very friendly host Sue. I would highly recommend a stay here. Very convenient for Addo Elephant park.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Experience the beauty and tranquility of this charming 4 star Guest House which offers luxury accommodation in the heart of the Sundays River Valley and is 15 kms away from, the malaria free and world renowned, Addo Elephant National Park. Gerald's Gift is situated in a beautiful and well-manicured park-like garden on the banks of the Coerney with an abundant variety of bird life in the adjacent reeds and riverine bush. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Gerald's Gift Guest House

Address: R336 Kirkwood Street | Between Selbourne and Sunland, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Sundays River Valley > Addo
Price Range: $104 - $124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Gerald's Gift Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“The Avocet room is very nice and overlooks the pool”
  • This yellow mongoose frequently visits the gardens
 of 5 bubbles January85, Dec 25, 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in Avocet. It was very romantic with lovely decor.”
 of 5 bubbles Shelsky1, Jul 22, 2015 | Read review
“Any room will take your breath away”
 of 5 bubbles Gigi6404, May 26, 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms seemed quite spacious, so I think any room you find should be good”
 of 5 bubbles Tebomog, May 11, 2015 | Read review
“Avocet faces the pool. All rooms are private and quiet”
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 of 5 bubbles DonaS168, Mar 7, 2015 | Read review
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