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Port Alfred
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great time, the place is on point as always the stuff is friendly and willing to help at all times the pool is so clean and also the rooms are beautiful ,keep up the good work huys u always on point

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Thank pindokuhlen
Queenstown, South Africa
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8 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the best place to be in for our Couple's Retreat. We arrived later than we were expected. The staff was very friendly especially Brandon was too kind. He helped to settle in and he was very helpful with directions and checked up on us to make sure everything was going alright. Give that man a Bells! lol!!! Brandon... More 

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Thank nngcongconi
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Nngcongconi, Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased to hear that your group had a fabulous time at the Royal Guest House and all it has to offer We look forward to welcoming you back soon again. Kind Regards Lida More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
Reviewed September 18, 2016

the service was good! The breakfast was excellent. They even agreed to prepare breakfast for us at 3am. The gentleman woke up and we found breakfast ready. I would like to say Thank You. We will definitely stay there again when visiting Port Alfred

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Thank 945mphom
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Dear 945mphom, Thank you for your review. It truly makes me proud of my staff. They will always go the extra mile for our guests. Looking forward to your next visit. Kind Regards Lida More 

Durban
1 review
Reviewed September 6, 2016

My stay at Royal Guesthouse was excellent. I stayed for one night while driving on the garden route. Rooms are adequate. Love the shower. Would prefer a door instead of a curtain on the bathroom. Breakfast was divine

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Thank fionaarjoon
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Fionaarjoon, Thank you for your review. I am pleased to hear that you enjoyed your short stay with us. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you back for a longer visit next time. Kind Regards Lida More 

Port Alfred
1 review
Reviewed August 30, 2016

Disappointed in overall maintenance of property and noise levels in morning at the rooms inside the accommodation and was not four star as stated on internet photos misleading on internet will not visit

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Thank 798neelsb
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to review the Royal Guest House. I would like to apologise for your experience but I am pleased to let you know that we are working on a maintenance program for the property that will uplift the general standard. Kind Regards Lida More 

Queenstown, Australia
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed August 24, 2016

It feels like home. The welcoming is indeed welcoming. their rooms are spacious and neat. You would not believe that you had been put in one room. its huge and neat. Everything is close by you. The meals are nice and breakfast, they serve everything. I cannot but mention how efficient is their cleaning team. you know, we booked for... More 

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Thank 200az
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Good afternoon, Thank you so much for the lovely review. I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay and the team hopes to welcome you back soon again. Remember to visit our website for different specials that we run throughout the year. Kind Regards Lida More 

Port Alfred
1 review
Reviewed August 15, 2016

The place is excellent and is situated in perfect secluded area and its ideal for couples as a romantic getaway. There is a nice package which I'm yet to see for a couple which sounded interesting and it included the boat cruse and back massages.

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Thank Liyakha
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Good afternoon Liyakha, Thank you for your review. We have some wonderful packages that cater for couples, families and even business travellers. Kindly please visit our website for more details on these special offers. I hope to welcome you back to the Royal Guest House soon. Kind Regards Lida More 

East London, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed August 9, 2016

Our stay was very enjoyable and we were very impressed with the staff who were willing to make our stay most pleasant. We loved it here and can't wait to come back again. It felt like our home away from home!

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Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Good afternoon, I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our staff pride themselves on personal guest care and making all feel welcome. The team look forward to welcoming you back to your "home away from home". Kind Regards Lida More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed August 3, 2016

The overall service of the guest house was just too perfect. The staff was professional and efficient. The idea of cars left outside the property though, did not sit well with me even though the area seemed safe and there were cameras outside.

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Thank siyamthandad
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Good afternoon Siyamthanda, Thank you for taking the time to review the Royal Guest House. I am pleased to hear that you were well taken care of and that you enjoyed your stay. Not only do we have cameras monitoring the cars in the parking area, but we also have a night security that makes sure all vehicles are kept... More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
2 reviews
Reviewed July 18, 2016

The Royal is a delightful property managed by Eric who is professional, helpful and friendly. The position is great and the special was very affordable over winter. The RGH would be a wonderful stay for the warmer weather with its view and stunning little plunge pool!

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Thank Tony C
Lida N, General Manager at Royal Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Tony, I am so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the Royal Guest House and what we have to offer. You are correct, we are perfectly situated within walking distance to the beach and the marina to enjoy boat cruises/paddle boats in warmer weather. We hope to welcome you back soon again. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf course
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Royal Guest House is an elegant, exclusive Guest House set loftily high on the East bank of the Kowie River. Due to its prime location this guest house offers stunning panoramic views of the peaceful Royal Alfred Marina and our quaint little town. With 12 stylish en-suite bedrooms, each elegantly furnished with natural weave and dark wood furniture, finished off with 100% percale linen for that light relaxed feel. The cosy lounge area with self-help bar opens up to an inviting pool deck with loungers. This charming guest house is an oasis of peace and tranquility where friendly staff awaits you! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Royal Guest House

Address: 8 Beach Crescent, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
Price Range: $52 - $73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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Royal Guest House Port Alfred, South Africa - Eastern Cape
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“The luxury rooms are large and have both bath and shower”
 of 5 bubbles nngcongconi, 1 week ago | Read review
“Corner suites are large and sunny”
 of 5 bubbles zmbaba27, Nov 25, 2015 | Read review
“I cannot recommend anyone I know to go there.”
 of 5 bubbles Joseph083, Jul 20, 2015 | Read review
“When making a booking inform the staff of your needs and they will def place you in the room that fits your needs. All rooms at Guest House is stunning.”
  • Room with candles
  • Goodie basket
  • Bedroom Bed with roses
 of 5 bubbles Mir882015, Feb 10, 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room that is not in the main house, as it can get noisy with other visitors and staff moving in the passage.”
 of 5 bubbles MelanieDeKock, Aug 18, 2014 | Read review
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