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Munich, Germany
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55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for two nights and absolutely loved it. The room was spacious and the hosts very welcoming! Even though breakfast was only served from 7-9am, I was able to grab something at 6:30 when I had to head to the harbour and they prepared a breakfast package for me for the next day when I had to leave in... More 

Thank Sa H
Pretoria, South Africa
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36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

We had a lovely stay at Kingfisher Guesthouse. Henk and Celliers were the perfect hosts - available but not overbearing. The rooms were tastefully decorated and the gardens were lovely. It was too cold for a dip, but the pool was inviting. The breakfast was simple and delicious - especially the eggs!

Thank jandjadventures8
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44 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My first stay at Kingfisher was a fantastic experience. Attentive service, clean, well presented rooms with all the amenities required, and an excellent breakfast. Exceptional value for money. Strongly recommended.

Thank Justin B
Hillcrest, South Africa
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45 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Arrived on a business trip with 2 colleagues all staying together. Prior contact with the owners by SMS was really good and once introduced they never once forgot our first names. The rooms are outstanding with all amenities. The breakfast is divine and no request too much. A feature is the good coffee. The location is very central and setting... More 

Thank Henry P
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71 reviews
34 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 September 2016

Port Elizabeth has a wide range of accommodation establishments and I have had to inspect a number of them. However, I cannot but confirm the other reviews that have been published about Kingfisher. The hosts are warm and delightful to engage in conversation. The guest house is located a block or two off the main street which puts it in... More 

Thank Jo N
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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Both hosts were very great in meeting our last minute request. It was a lovely place to stay. We enjoyed the homemade goodies every morning, it was really delicious. We even asked for the recipe for one of their dishes. The atmosphere was really quaint.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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13 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This is a guesthouse I return to again and again, and every time I find that everything has improved. This most recent trip revealed that the whole guesthouse was spruced up, newly painted and looking fresh and appealing. Inside the rooms, the beds are inviting and decked out in the finest of linen and the fluffiest of pillows and duvet;... More 

Thank Gwendolyn W
Johannesburg, South Africa
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48 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Fantastic guest house just off the beach, centrally located and superb attention to detail. Each room is neat, clean & equipped with all the amenities you need. The bed was comfy and pillows cosy. The hosts are very friendly and cook a fabulous breakfast with individual requests attended to. The pool area is welcoming and a great place to relax... More 

Thank Candz33
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7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 April 2016

Having spent yet another weekend at Kingfisher Guesthouse, we were once again impressed by the owners’ hands-on management style, the sensible range of amenities and accessories in the guestrooms, and the constant actions to further improve guests’ comfort. The newly added air conditioners in all the guestrooms is a priceless luxury. We are looking forward to our next visit.

Thank LizaSoutpan
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Kingfisher Guesthouse is like home to me ...I have stayed there the last 4 years...and I really prefer it as my home in PE. It is comfortable, clean and Henk and Cilliers are elegant hosts Thanks so much..

Thank Ilse S

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Thank you for considering Kingfisher Guest House as an accommodation option during your upcoming visit to Port Elizabeth. We would be delighted to welcome you to our guest house. A personal welcome awaits you at Kingfisher Guest House, backed by our commitment of making your stay as comfortable and pleasurable as possible. Kingfisher Guest House is situated a mere 400 m from the beautiful beaches of Port Elizabeth. The Port Elizabeth Airport is approximately 7 km away; no more than a 10-minute drive by car. A shopping centre is within walking distance from the guest house, whilst the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment Complex, just over a kilometre away, offers a variety of excellent restaurants and cuisine for all tastes. We offer rooms with either a double bed or twin rooms, which are rooms with two single beds. The choice is yours! In addition, our beds are covered in only the finest quality Egyptian cotton percale linen. All our rooms are en-suite and each room has its own private entrance and patio, all distributed around a magnificent pool with chair and table sets and recliners. Please note that the pool area is unfenced and where applicable to your familial status, you are responsible for and should take special care of any minors in your party. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kingfisher GuestHouse

Address: 73 Brighton Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Price Range: ₹ 4,172 - ₹ 5,745 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Kingfisher GuestHouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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“All the rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles 984henryp, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are comfortable and beautifully decorated.”
 of 5 bubbles GwendolynWellmann, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
“I found 3 of the rooms to be fabulous, so just ask for what you need.”
 of 5 bubbles Candz33, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“anyone is great.”
 of 5 bubbles IlseS510, 29 Feb 2016 | Read review
“Most the rooms are set in private gardens with own entrance.”
 of 5 bubbles 690ANDCOL, 26 Nov 2015 | Read review
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