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Bishops Inn

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Reviewed 5 April 2017

Bishops Inn is amazing place to stay. You will relax, feel home in these cozy rooms and decent staff. They were really cheerful and helpful. The place itself is near to most of Port Elizabeth attractions. You are near to the beach, boardwalk and other attractions. I was lucky to attend the iron man show on the marine drive! Long...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I must say we enjoyed our stay in the honeymoon suite. The staff is very helpful & kind. The room was nice & big with our own patio looking out on the beach, so epic at night. The breakfast was awesome & serving food 07:00 in the morning was lovely. I really enjoyed the fact that they made us feel...

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Bishops Inn in Port Elizabeth was a refreshing getaway from the mundane city life of South Africa. We loved the Cozy rooms as well as the proximity to various sights. We loved the coast at Port Elizabeth. Service at the Inn was very prompt and food was good too. Rooms could be a bit bigger though and could be better...

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Thank Gajapat
East London, South Africa
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Checked in late - checked out early. It was comfortable for an overnight stay. Breakfast was good for a "on the go meal". A few attention to details like scrubbing the shower, fixing the kettle etc should up the standard.

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1Thank judynaicker
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 6 April 2016

Our stay was very comfortable, the room was very clean, the staff was friendly and went out of their way to assist when required. Very nice location as it was close to all amenities. Close enough to walk to the main road but far enough not to here the traffic.

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Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

Okay for a night. The dorm room was fine to sleep in but you don't need to stay there forever. The Shower was a Shower and not very luxury. I prefer the smaller hostels in this area. There are some just next to Bishops.

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1Thank WeAmGroot
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 4 June 2014

This would not be a place I would have chosen to stay in, but it was ok, just for a night., The room and bathroom were ok, the bed comfortable. When I checked in, I asked for the wifi code ad given the wrong one. Eventually, after trying it several times, I managed to get the correct one, but that...

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1Thank Jan v
Langebaan, South Africa
Reviewed 23 November 2013

Not a bad experience in general but avoid room GH 9 if possible. It has an absolute horrible smell to it and no bathroom extractor to assist with the problem. Although we booked and paid beforehand, the room was advertised for R120 per day less than what we were quoted and thus paid. We may try again next time albeit...

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Thank Andre V
Reviewed 9 April 2013

Nice lay out but it is not bed and breakfast as advertised.The Internet is advertised as free but the link is very weak and slow. It is very ideal for a family holiday or for friends who love cooking. The rooms are well equipped with fridge, cookers, cooking utensils, microwave, glasses, cutlery and napkins.What is just needed is to buy...

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1Thank Kweku E
Fuengirola, Spain
Reviewed 31 March 2013

This hotel was not the Ritz by any means, but they were friendly and the room was quite large. It was quite difficult at first to find it as we were driving in Port Elisabeth for the first time, it was not exactly on the main road. The free Wifi was a bonus, although breakfast was a little disappointing. However,...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Paid Wifi
  • Paid Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated opposite Kings Beach, lapped by the warm waters of the Indian Ocean and near the world-renowned water sport mecca of Hobie Beach, the Bishops Lodge stands majestically overlooking Algoa Bay - Port Elizabeth, South Africa, offering panoramic sea views from its luxuriously-appointed rooms & self-catering suites. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Bishops Inn

Address: 14 Killarney Road | Humewood, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth
Price Range: $64 - $74 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Bishops Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 48
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#8 On the Beach Hotel in Port Elizabeth
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“Rooms on the 2nd and 3rd floors are the best for views.”
272kareeme, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
“If you travel in a group, chose the rooms which are A n B”
KwekuE, 9 Apr 2013 | Read review
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