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Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

kudos to the wonderful garden, nice location and strong wifi. however, towels and sheets are obviously worn out. i had to use my beach towel as a blanket instead because bedsheets are tramslucent due to wear n tear which seemed old n dirty. consider a ventilation system in the rooms as it seems quite stuffy.

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Thank Jowi U
Seoul, South Korea
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Reviewed 3 February 2015 via mobile

I got a double room with a bathroom shared with one other room for 220 rand. With private bath was 260. Great historic looking house and grounds next to a park. Easy walk to the harbor to eat at Kaai 4. Good TV room and self serve beers and sodas. Large braai area for groups.

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 January 2015 via mobile

I stayed in a 6 bedroom dorm it was basic but we got what we paid for. The staff were really helpful and the manager was really cool. We had a supernatural experience though where our beds were moved. The hostel is 150 years old and is really cool.

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Thank Jayson1987
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Reviewed 7 January 2015 via mobile

Beautiful place. The manager is super nice and welcoming. Good rooms. Quiet place. Only 2 minor problems were little ants on bed which was a minor deal and the room was hot at night even with opened window. Would stay again and recommend to other people especially with the price you pay for a good place

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Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

My husband and I stayed here for 1 night. As a rule I avoid backpackers but we tried it anyway and was pleasantly surprised it was clean, friendly, charming, in a way romantic, quiet. I just have nothing bad to say about this place it has an awesome vibe and loads of space just a must stop trust me you... More 

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Thank Ann C
Chicago, Illinois
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Reviewed 22 July 2014

Stopped over for a night with a girl friend. The property was beautiful, stylish, safe and charming. We were very comfortable and would have loved to stay another night if we had the time. Mossel Bay is beautiful and we had the most amazing seafood dinner on the waterfront, per the receptionist's recommendation. Will definitely book again next time I'm... More 

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Thank AmandaLeigh123
Johannesburg
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Reviewed 26 March 2014

Very nicely located. The check in was a chaos, the rooms full of ants (1000nds of them)..... during the biker even (buffalo rally) is was an ok accomodation, given that it was for sleeping only. Not the best accomodation I have seen.

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Reviewed 23 March 2014

We stayed in a double room with shared bathroom for two nights. We weren't expecting much based on some pretty scathing Tripadviser reviews and so were pleasantly surprised to discover that the hostel was actually pretty decent. The staff were friendly, the wifi was free and fast, and there were loads of communal areas to relax in. The dorms, kitchen... More 

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Reviewed 28 November 2013 via mobile

The hostel is visually nice, that's about it. The staff were unwilling to help us with booking activities and they did not offer to make a call for us to get a shuttle. When we asked if she could call for us she hesitated and said that she would see if she could find a phone for us to use... More 

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Reviewed 2 April 2013

Good location, Friendly staff and good place to meet other people travelling. Not a massive fan of mossel bay on the whole but a good place for a stop over and this is a nice stop over with a very laid back feel. stayed in a double room with en-suite nesstled in the trees room was basic but have everything... More 

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This lodge, with its lush garden setting, is home away from home to travellers, tourists and holiday makers. It is situated at the historical pulse of central Mossel Bay; near picturesque beaches, harbour, restaurants and vibrant entertainment activities. Mossel Bay is the front door to the spellbinding beauty of the Garden Route. The magnificent scenery of indigenous forests hemmed by sunbleached beaches makes a journey of this region an unforgettable experience. The sight of the brilliantly blue Indian Ocean juxtaposed to luxurious expanses of regal greens strikes amazement and admiration from around the world ... more   less 

Additional Information about Park House Lodge

Address: 121 High Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Price Range: ₹ 1,714 - ₹ 2,742 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Park House Lodge 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Dorms are cute and comfortable, if you can splurge for a private room, also quite worth it. beautiful views of the garden with hot coffee made for a relaxing morning.”
 of 5 bubbles AmandaLeigh123, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
“My room looked over the street and was quiet and comfortable. The shower is a little tired but perfectly serviceable. Luckily I took my own shower hat!”
 of 5 bubbles SueC171, 6 Apr 2012 | Read review
“Having read one of the reviews. My wife and I must have been Flashpackers. we found the people helpful. we were not offered breakfast. we had to go out and buy it. The room was clean but the white towels were gray. I think its ideal for the younger person. We are oaps and feel out of place.”
 of 5 bubbles roy1232, 4 Apr 2012 | Read review
“Maybe a garden room?”
 of 5 bubbles JorjaCY, 12 Jan 2012 | Read review
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