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Happy Jackal Guest House

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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“homemade jams”(8 reviews)
“south gate”(10 reviews)
“the river”(26 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorry it's taken me so long to review (stayed June 2017) My parents live in Cape Town and I live in England and whilst on a visit with them last year we opted to stay here. Unsure what to expect as it was new and...More

Thank Minnie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Impressive guest house overlooking the river and very close to Addo. Friendly helpful staff, very comfortable room - we were in the main house room 5. Exceptional breakfast. The interior decor is stunning. Would highly recommend as it is good value for money.

Thank David W
Response from Lizzanpeter, Owner at Happy Jackal Guest HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello David, thank you so much, it was wonderful meeting you and you wife and having you stay with us . Maybe we can look forward to you staying with us again next time you visit. :-)

Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Very nice hosts,beautiful location, spacious rooms, lovely breakfast. Recommended! No fault of the hosts but we experienced a few sub 20 Celsius days in November with cold winds and some rain. You should tru the taste of africa restaurant in Colchester for dinner, was a...More

Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Beautiful guesthouse with nicely decorated rooms and terraces or balconies for the perfect sundowner. Delicious breakfast with homemade bread and very friendly service by the hosts who can also recommend places for dinner nearby.

Thank Charlotte U
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

In the middle of May we spent 3 days at the happy Jackel bed and breakfast. We arrived an hour to early but lucky enough we could checked in already. We were welcomed by the very nice lady Liz , and she explained where to...More

Thank riadebek
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Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Pool
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US$103 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$103 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (69)
Room & Suite (16)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Response from Avril W | Reviewed this property |
Not sure as I did not need one. However the hosts are very accommodating so Im sure they will sort out something if needed.
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"I think all the rooms would be good because all facing the River"
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"Not sure we could help"
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"Rooms 1 to 5 are best as they overlook the Sundays River."
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"we had a great room overlooking the river"
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