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Dockside Guest House

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$ 69*
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Vancouver, British Columbia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Pam and Des drove out and helped us change our flat tire before we checked in. To say the least, it was clearly service above and beyond the typical. We also appreciated all the tips they had about local shops and sights. We will happily return.

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 18 April 2017

The cleanliness and welcoming from the lady of the house the orientation the view to the harbour the balcony . looking at the house team (wife & Hubby ) preparing breakfast for the guests was so amazing. wish to come back again

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 13 April 2017

i was very happy and impressed about everything in Dock side,the place it self is so refreshing and welcoming,i really had a good time staying in there and i think i can recommend other people to go and also have a quality time at dock side

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Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We were absolutely happy with everything. We had a a very spacious room and bathroom with both a bath tub and shower. The view was fabulous. The host was very welcoming and friendly. We will definitely come back!

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DocksidePortAlfred, Owner at Dockside Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks Asanda. It was lovely having you to stay and we are so pleased you enjoyed yourselves. We hope to see you again. Pat and Des

Graaff-Reinet, South Africa
Reviewed 26 November 2016

What a lovely place to stay. A home away from home. Excellent breakfast served by Des and Pat. Would surely return next year. Lots to do and Pat gave us lots of information on what to do. Port Alfred is a wonderful village to visit and not far from Port Elizabeth.

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De Panne, Belgium
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We enjoy our stay in Dockside Guest house very very much. Everything was superb and the hostess and host are just great !!! They give you all information you need to visit the surounding. Nice restaurants not far from the guest house.

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DocksidePortAlfred, Owner at Dockside Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much. It was a pleasure having you two to stay and we are so glad you enjoyed our little heaven of a town. We trust you are enjoying the rest of your holiday. We would love to see you again. Pat and Des

Cape Town
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Clean and well located. Very comfortable beds. Friendly staff with advice about the area. Centrally located. Close to restaurants. Did not have the breakfast but will next time. All in all a great couple of days!

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DocksidePortAlfred, Owner at Dockside Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the review. We hope to see you again. Pat and Des

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 September 2016

All in all our stay was very nice. The room was neat and clean and had a lovely view of the Marina. Would have preferred at least a Queen Size bed as we are not used to a Double so was a bit of a squeeze. Traffic on the main road was a bit noisy with trucks especially but after...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Well, this is a very special trip for me. We had the pleasure of using the main bedroom for around R350 a night with my now fiance. The room was huge and had so much space. This was perfect because this was a pleasure holiday. The host was very pleasant. Advised us on areas we can visit. The view from...

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DocksidePortAlfred, Owner at Dockside Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for letting us know that you enjoyed yourselves. I am so glad you enjoyed your stay in our guest house and in our lovely town. We hope to see you again. Regards Pat and Des

Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

Pictures don't lie, what you see on the net is what you'll get. Such a beautiful guesthouse with a view to die for. Thank you so much Pat and Des for your hospitality and amazing breakfast. Managed to explore Port Alfred quite a bit because of Pat ❤️❤️. It's really affordable and worth your money

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DocksidePortAlfred, Owner at Dockside Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you. It was a pleasure having you to stay with us. We are so glad you enjoy our lovely town. We would love to see you again.

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  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Beachfront
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Dockside Guest House is situated directly across the picturesque small boat harbour on the East Bank of beautiful Port Alfred, in the Eastern Cape - situated midway – exactly 150km between the cities of East London and Port Elizabeth.Dockside Guest House is managed by owners Des and Pat Riggien, and you will experience warm and friendly hospitality throughout your stay. We measure our success since we opened by the high return rate of our guests, time and time again. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Dockside Guest House

Address: 1 Caxton Lane | East Bank, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
Price Range: ₹ 3,553 - ₹ 4,392 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Dockside Guest House 3.5*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Harbor room has the best view. All the rooms have nice views.”
ChristineS631, 26 Nov 2016 | Read review
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“trade off best harbour views have rooms closest to breakfast room which may be a noise factor”
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“Room was clean and spacious”
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“Excellent view from front rooms”
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