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    Forest Hall Guest House

    84 River Road | Walmer, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
    011 27 72 020 9595
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    Overview
    • Excellent86%
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    “guest house” (36 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

    This was a superb guesthouse with everything we could possibly have wanted. Walmer is a lovely suburb filled with graceful old houses. Forest Hall is set in a large established garden with swimming pools and a tennis court. The room was spacious and well equipped...More

    Thank brucebrand
    Response from foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest HouseResponded 6 June 2016

    Thanks so much for your review .So pleased you enjoyed your stay at Forest Hall . Hope to be able to accommodate you again sometime .Regards James

    Reviewed 31 May 2016

    I keep returning to Forest Hall because it is simply a cut above the rest. True four-star accommodation in a beautiful and spacious garden setting in a quiet location, a great breakfast and friendly and helpful owner and staff. Thanks again for a good stay!

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    Response from foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest HouseResponded 1 June 2016

    Thank you for your ongoing loyal support at Forest Hall .It is always such a pleasure accommodating you on your trips here and pleased you keep coming back .We look forward to seeing you on your next trip to Port Elizabeth

    Reviewed 30 May 2016

    Well located, excellent facilities and friendly staff. The rooms we stayed in were spacious and well appointed. The kitchen was an added benefit. We enjoyed the tennis court, pool, trampoline and gardens.More

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    Response from foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest HouseResponded 1 June 2016

    Thank you for your review Pleased you enjoyed your stay at Forest Hall and all the facilities on offer . Trust the mountain biking went well in Switzerland .We hope to see you back at Forest Hall again for another event in Port Elizabeth sometime...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2016

    I booked directly with the establishment. The process was simple and I was send a confirmation, map and directions within minutes. On arrival James was there to show me the room. I was really impressed with the room and the look and feel of the...More

    Thank Robzaza
    Response from foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest HouseResponded 30 May 2016

    Thank you for your detailed reviewed I am so pleased you enjoyed your time here at Forest Hall and noticed all the little extras on offer both in the room and at our establishment .We hope to see you back again soon regards James

    Reviewed 19 May 2016

    This is a historic Walmer home converted into fifteen of the most charming,relaxed , tranquil rooms in any guesthouse we have stayed in The hosts are gracious and delightful with friendly staff . We cannot fault a thing and highly recommend anyone comming to Port...More

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    Thank Jo J
    Response from foresthall, Owner at Forest Hall Guest HouseResponded 20 May 2016

    Hi Jo Thank you for your wonderful review. So much appreciated you staying at Forest Hall for your school reunion . Hope it was a worthwhile trip and not your last here. regards James

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Restaurant
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Airport Transportation
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Conference Facilities
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Tennis Court
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 64 - US$ 92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
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    • Port Elizabeth
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    Karen O
    22 September 2014|
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    Sorry I have only picked up your question today Yes some of our luxury rooms have an additional bed added on request so can be made up as 3 singles or king bed plus single added We need to be advised in advance of this... More
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