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The Lookout Guest House

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed yesterday NEW

I had engagements in Grahamstown and arrived after 22:00, found mature friendly gentleman waiting for me; he ushered me to a spacious and clean room. I was leaving early in the morning and the staff were there to see me off.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Their service is outstanding, rooms and tidy. There's peace and quite at night like you are in the comfort of your own home. Breakfast was served warm. The location is easy to find. I got everything as requested like an outside room and early breakfast.

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Scottburgh, South Africa
Reviewed 24 March 2017

We had a wonderful one night stay at The Lookout. Fantastic view, spotless and well appointed accommodation, the most delicious breakfast and very friendly and caring hosts. We would have liked to stay for longer and will definitely stay there again.

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Alancor, Owner at The Lookout Guest House, responded to this review

Gail, Thank you for staying at The Lookout. Your encouraging comments are much appreciated and we certainly would love to accommodate you again - but for a longer period.! Regards, Alan and Louise.

Kimberley, South Africa
Reviewed 23 March 2017

The tastefully decorated, thoughtfully equipped self-catering suite with dazzling views of the ocean was the perfect place to unwind, and ideally situated for exploring Port Alfred, Bathurst and the perfect beaches. Louise and her team were charming and helpful. We will definitely choose the Lookout again.

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Alancor, Owner at The Lookout Guest House, responded to this review

David and Natasha, We appreciate the time taken to review The Lookout - thank you! So pleased you enjoyed what Port Alfred and surroundings have to offer and would love to see you again one day Regards, Louise and Alan!

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We had a wonderful stay and everything was just perfect. The room was spacious and clean with beautiful furniture. The view just outside our room so good. We had breakfast on the patio with the view in front of us. The food was good.

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Alancor, Owner at The Lookout Guest House, responded to this review

Sonja, Thank you for taking the time to review The Lookout. Your positive comments are very encouraging. Hope you will visit us again one day. Sorry the cycling was cancelled after all the preparation !.

Freudenstadt, Germany
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Best host, best view, best breakfast! A beautiful stay! Louise is a very nice and kindly host. The breakfast with Specials every day can not be better! Also Port Alfred is a nice little town with beautiful beaches.

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Alancor, Owner at The Lookout Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind words. You have made The Lookout team very happy.! We would like to welcome you both again as it was a pleasure to get to know you! Best regards, Alan, Louise and The Lookout Team.

White River, South Africa
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Louise takes care of her guests in an amazing way! One immediately feels at home! The room was spacious. Amazing view of the town below. Would definitely recommend! Its a pity I missed out on the breakfast!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Enjoyed our stay at the guest house. The management went out of their way to serve us. Louise facilitated an appointment for us to meet with one of the letting agencies. We really felt at home.The place is very clean and comfortable.

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Alancor, Owner at The Lookout Guest House, responded to this review

Bridget, So pleased you enjoyed your stay with us and thank you for the positive comments. Regards, Louise and Alan

Reviewed 8 January 2017

Port Alfred was our choice for Dec. 2016 Holiday, a great place with fantastic beaches, good amenities and not uncomfortably busy. Our Accommodation The Lookout GH was a great choice with Hostess Louise always attentive and supportive of our needs. Our rooms were nicely finished, spotless and well furnished. The view looking over the Kowie Estuary is superb and the...

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Alancor, Owner at The Lookout Guest House, responded to this review

K and V, Thank you for taking the trouble to write a review - your comments are much appreciated. We hope to welcome you again one day. Regards, Louise.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Warm welcome. Louise - the owner - was very nice, with her elegant style and sweet but professional way to interact was always supportive for any kind of requests. Lovely apartment, breakfast was super!! Louise's rusks and her husband's eggs were the best ever!! The view from the guesthouse was beautiful! Really recommend this guesthouse!

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Alancor, Owner at The Lookout Guest House, responded to this review

We certainly enjoyed having you and your two children to stay. They were so well behaved. Thank you for all the comments - Alan and I appreciate you taking the time to write about us in such a positive way. Regards, The Lookout Team

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Overlooking the picturesque seaside village of Port Alfred, The Lookout Guest House commands panoramic views of the Indian Ocean, the Kowie River, the Royal Alfred Marina and the colourful small boat harbour. The three elegantly furnished units are extremely well appointed and have their own separate entrances. Offering 4 star luxury accommodation at very affordable rates The Lookout is THE place to stay in Port Alfred. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Lookout Guest House

Address: 24 Park Road | PO BOX 2809, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
Price Range: $80 - $119 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Lookout Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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