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    Happy Jackal Guest House

    5 Riverside Drive | Riverside Park, Colchester 6175, South Africa
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    • Excellent73%
    • Very good22%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 106 reviews

    Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

    Very nice hosts,beautiful location, spacious rooms, lovely breakfast. Recommended! No fault of the hosts but we experienced a few sub 20 Celsius days in November with cold winds and some rain. You should tru the taste of africa restaurant in Colchester for dinner, was a...More

    Thank Adrian S
    Reviewed 8 November 2017

    Beautiful guesthouse with nicely decorated rooms and terraces or balconies for the perfect sundowner. Delicious breakfast with homemade bread and very friendly service by the hosts who can also recommend places for dinner nearby.

    Thank Charlotte U
    Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

    In the middle of May we spent 3 days at the happy Jackel bed and breakfast. We arrived an hour to early but lucky enough we could checked in already. We were welcomed by the very nice lady Liz , and she explained where to...More

    Thank riadebek
    Reviewed 29 May 2017

    This guest house is conveniently located very close to one of the entrances to Addo Elephant Park, which is why we chose it. When I say 'we', I mean myself (a visiting white American) and one of my closet friends (a black woman who lives...More

    3  Thank jessicascott2
    Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

    Very convenient located B&B if you are on your to Addo Elephant National Park. A large perfect room on the 1st floor with a great view and excellent breakfast. The warm water took a while, but who cares we are on a holiday. We enjoyed...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$ 89 - US$ 125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Greater Addo >
    • Colchester
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    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (54)
    Bathroom (3)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    sweet-kd
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    Response from Avril W | Reviewed this property |
    Not sure as I did not need one. However the hosts are very accommodating so Im sure they will sort out something if needed.
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    "I think all the rooms would be good because all facing the River"
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    "Rooms 1 to 5 are best as they overlook the Sundays River."
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    "we had a great room overlooking the river"
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