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    The Blue Lotus Guest House

    3 Folkestone Street | 4th Avenue, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good30%
    • Average7%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “guest house” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 39 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We chose the Blue Lotus because of its location and were not disappointed. Its proximity to the airport makes it perfect for an overnight stay before or after flying, whilst giving walking access to bars and restaurants and the coast. On our arrival, we were...More

    Thank lincs4
    Reviewed 27 September 2017

    The location was perfect, very close to several restaurants and a very complete supermarket The apartment was ideal for families, with 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. Very complete kitchen. Also includes parking The beach is 5 minutes walk

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    Reviewed 17 September 2017

    Nice rooms in a small, clean guesthouse with good beds and nice shower in Summerstrand. The owner had good suggestions for restaurants in the naberhood on walking distance. We enjoyed the breakfast. Near the airport.

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    Reviewed 15 September 2017

    This guesthouse is well located; close to airport, beach and the convention centre. The room is beautifully decorated with plenty finer touches. What does make the stay memorable, is the friendly and helpful hosts.

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    Thank helenes406
    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    What a lovely place to stay over in PE. Great value for money. We loved our room, just off the courtyard (which was ideal for our 8 week old puppy). Highly recommend this lovely accommodation just a street up from the beach. We went for...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$ 66 - US$ 134 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Port Elizabeth >
    • Summerstrand
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    Room & Suite (13)
    Pool & Beach (10)
    Dining (2)
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