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    The Albatros Guest House

    20 Homestead Road, Margate 4285, South Africa
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    Overview
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    Free Parking
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    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    I have never felt this "at home" in any guesthouse..... Aunt Bessie & Uncle Andre you guys are the guesthouse , you treat everyone with so much of respect and kindness!!! Visiting this guesthouse should DEFINITELY be on people's Bucket list. The view .... the...More

    Thank Haq786
    Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

    The Albatross Guest House is definitely worth a visit!! Welcomed by the very friendly and energetic Bessie at the entrance who was so precise and welcoming into their beautifully designed and cozy guest house. The timing was perfect,as we arrived we were excitingly informed that...More

    Thank Kate C
    Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded today

    Dear Kate, Thank you for the kind words and taking the timer to review us. I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! We are passionate about giving every guests a unique experience. We glad you were in time for the...More

    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    As a sales manager I stay in a lot of places. I have found a home away from home in Albtros. Betsie and Andre run a very tight ship and the attention to detail is noticeable from the moment you step through the door. The...More

    Thank Nicole K
    Reviewed 28 April 2017

    We came down for the Margate Bike Fest and stayed at The Albatros Guesthouse. What an amazing place, spectacular views, the rooms where unbelievable and spotless and the breakfast was scrumptious you will not go hungry. Bessie, Andre and their son made us feel so...More

    Thank soniaconnolly21
    Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded 30 April 2017

    Dear Sonia, thank you for staying with us and posting such a brilliant review on TripAdvisor. Thank you for a truly honest and objective review. We will share your compliments with the staff. We wish you many more safe and pleasant travels and look forward...More

    Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

    Stayed over a few times! Great, friendly and professional service. Everyone that stayed there before has also told me only good things! Rooms are great. Owners are exceptionally helpful and warm. Clean, neat, good breakfast. FILTER coffee gets plus points from meMore

    Thank JuanWinter
    Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded 16 April 2017

    Good morning Jean, thank you for the great review. We are passionate about giving every guest a unique, personalized experience, so we're pleased to receive this feedback and will share it with our Team. Looking forward to your next visit. Kind regards Andre, Bessie and...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$51 - US$101 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Margate
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    Deena_Rebecca
    5 August 2015|
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    Response from The_Albatros | Property representative |
    Good Evening, Unfortunately we do not allow animals. Please visit our website for rates. (singles and doubles rates) Kind regards
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    "Amazing views, beautiful rooms, great breakfast and very welcoming, Home away from home!"
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    "All rooms were sea facing. We had air conditioners in our unit,"
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    "Ocean facing or the honeymoon suite."
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    "Go for the executive suite the views of the ocean are wonderful"
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