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Kelvin Grove Guest House

Traveller (6)
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Overview
  • Excellent40%
  • Very good30%
  • Average0%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible10%
  • 11 Oct 2016
    “Back to nature”
  • 23 Feb 2016
    “very rustic place”
R336 From Addo To Kirkwood, Addo, Sundays River Valley 6105 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Kitchenette
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

I found this gem when I received a voucher from a friend to stay here. I am amazed by the bad reviews they are receiving. It is rustic and 'basic' accommodation but that is made clear by the owners/website. The unit was spotlessly clean. The...More

Thank MandyBPortElizabeth
Reviewed 24 February 2016

We stayed there - on a working citrus farm - for 5 nights in river cabin 2. The friendly host melissa offert us to use the swimming pool - it was deep green from algae! The cabin gave us a nice view to the sunday...More

1  Thank Bergroos
Response from Melissa V, Manager at Kelvin Grove Guest HouseResponded 26 February 2016

Dear Mr. Wilhelm; Thank you very much for you review, we really appreciate your honesty. It's just sad that you did not enjoy your stay with us at all. For the road we can't do anything about, so I can't comment on that. As for...More

Reviewed 25 May 2015 via mobile

We stayed 3 nights in the self catering accommodation. Advertised rustic and with solar. Have to be honest and say that it was not what I expected and I personally think too expensive for what we got compared to the other places we stayed at....More

Thank Zaan1
Response from Melissa V, Manager at Kelvin Grove Guest HouseResponded 28 May 2015

Good day Zaan; Thank you for your review, we appreciate it. Have a lovely day further. Kind regards

Reviewed 14 January 2015

We stayed in one of the river cabins. Melissa was very accommodating to us by giving us another mattress, since we needed room for 5, not 4. Difficult to find, often. Our teenage girls were fine up in the loft and the straight up ladder...More

Thank Holly C
Response from Melissa V, Manager at Kelvin Grove Guest HouseResponded 16 January 2015

Dear Holly; Thank you very much for your review, we appreciate it. Hope to welcome you all back in the future. Kind regards Melissa van der Westhuizen

Reviewed 5 December 2014

We booked for 3 nights but left after 1 night, so terrible was the accommodation. Just the kitchen was OK. The sticks, of which the wall was build, came down; the matrasses were too bad, even to offer to children; the stairs are impossible to...More

Thank Jan S
Response from Melissa V, Manager at Kelvin Grove Guest HouseResponded 11 December 2014

Dear Jan S What a pity you had to write an review without all the information. Please allow me as co-owner of the facility to also reply to your review. R10.00 for matches, well this will also make me upset but there was an firelighter...More

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About
Description
We have 4 bedrooms, one being a family room that can sleep 4, inter leads with one of the double guest room that can then sleep 6 people. The rooms are all en-suite with their own coffee / tea making More facilities. Each room has its own private en-suite bathroom with showers only. 2 Rooms have double beds, 1 room has twin beds (inter leading room) and the family room has 1 double bed & a bunk bed. We also have 3 self catering timber cabins - one 6 sleeper and two 4 sleepers, each with it's own kitchenette. Working with gas and solar lighting. No electricity. Unfortunately internet access is only available at the main guest house area. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Free Internet
Room types
Kitchenette
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$29 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Sundays River Valley > Addo
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$29 - US$120 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Greater Addo > Sundays River Valley > Addo
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Traveller (6)
Room & Suite (17)
Dining (3)
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"Take a cabin,...it's a retreat!"
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8 Dec 2013
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