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The Windermere by Mantis

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  • Excellent55%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pool
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All reviewsgarden routea short taxi ridesister hotelhuge bathroomone night staysouth africafollowing morningrooms are spaciousperfect locationshort stayeasy accessclose to the airportpleasant stayfurniture
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friends of ours booked us in and when they told me it was part of the mantis group I was happy in the sense that we normally stay at boutique no 5 and understand the quality of accommodation. Well, was I in for a surprise....More

Thank Peter M
Response from Ryan L, General Manager at The Windermere by MantisResponded 1 week ago

Dear Peter M, Firstly I would like to thank you for your constructive feedback from your previous stay with us. I must admit that I am deeply saddened that you experienced such inconsistency with regards to our service standards. We do take every bit of...More

Reviewed April 13, 2018

The modernised hotel situated a road back from the beach, seems to be a combination of two older properties which have been combined and now feature a lounge and pool area in between. The rooms are exceedingly large but quite dark. However, the rooms and...More

Thank Jozi2Melb
Reviewed March 25, 2018

We had a 2 night stay recently while in PE to watch the cricket. The rooms are brilliant with loads of room to spread out and the shower itself big enough for 4! The breakfast offering is ample with a great selection of cereals, fruit,...More

Thank robwhittle21
Response from Ryan L, General Manager at The Windermere by MantisResponded 1 week ago

Dear robwhittle21, Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience of our hotel following your recent stay with us. I am delighted to read that overall your experience was positive about all aspects of your stay. Hope that we get the chance...More

Reviewed March 24, 2018 via mobile

Love the design and set up. Very large and spacious rooms, bathroom and shower. Friendly staff. Average yet pricey breakfast. Although not on the main noisy Beach Rd, light sleepers could find racing cars a bother. The setup will need a make over soon.More

Thank suyenneb
Response from Ryan L, General Manager at The Windermere by MantisResponded 1 week ago

Dear Suyenneb Thank you for taking the time to write about your experience of our hotel following your recent stay with us. I am delighted that you had a good overall experience with us. I will certainly be looking into making our breakfast offering more...More

Reviewed February 24, 2018 via mobile

Disappointed with this hotel having stayed at others in the Mantis group. Staff difficult to find. They don’t talk so your left to find out where things are yourself. Service of food and drink painfully slow. Room was musty with broken shelf in shower and...More

Thank Bettyisnthere
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Port Elizabeth
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#1 Romantic Hotel in Port Elizabeth
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