We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
28/01/2018 29/01/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Richmond House Cottages

    19 Wesley Hill Street, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
    Lowest prices for your stay
    28/01/2018 29/01/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (1)
    • Excellent91%
    • Very good9%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Multilingual Staff
    Conference Facilities
    Laundry Service
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    28 Jan29 Jan
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Port Alfred hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "37dd8decb86445adb2f6da742d392d00", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":2057565,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":28,"month":1,"year":2018},"checkout":{"day":29,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"37dd8decb86445adb2f6da742d392d00","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Richmond House Cottages","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjM3ZGQ4ZGVjYjg2NDQ1YWRiMmY2ZGE3NDJkMzkyZDAwIiwiQUlLIjoiMTFkM2JlMjgwZWE2NGY4Njk4MWZhMmIzZDNjODdjNDQifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "28/01/2018", "checkOut": "29/01/2018", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (21)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year

    1 - 5 of 21 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We had the best time ever and the attention to detail is amazing! We stayed at Sandymount Cottage and it was delightful and the braai at the Boma was so special. The Eastern Cape is indeed a hidden gem... We will definitely be back!More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank saritahp
    Response from JessG5381, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House CottagesResponded 4 days ago

    Dear Saritah Thank you for your review and kind words. We're thrilled that you had such a special stay in Sandymount over the season and enjoyed the E Cape so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Sunshine Coast! Kind regards, Jessica,...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage was beautiful and we were looked after very well. Pen checked on us almost everyday and brought us the paper too! Thank you for a lovely stay! We look forward to the next visit.More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank nmntha_831748
    Response from JessG5381, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House CottagesResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Naomi We're so glad you all had a great stay and were made to feel at home and were looked after by Pen. Hope Port Alfred was a wonderful Christmas and summer's break for you all? Warm wishes for 2018 and hope to see...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    We have recently spent 4 nights at Ship Ahoy cottage. The house is very comfortable with many small extra touches to make one feel welcome. Its ideal for anyone needing accommodation for rowing regattas - 3 minutes from the Kowie River. And for those who...More

    Thank queenvictoria2017
    Response from JessG5381, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House CottagesResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your review and comments. We're so glad you had such a comfortable stay and positive experience over the regatta in September. Wishing you a Merry Christmas! Kind regards, Jessica

    Reviewed 16 January 2017

    We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at Fig Tree Cottage. Accommodation was spacious enough for four adults, tastefully appointed in keeping with the historical architecture of the cottage, affording privacy within the greater secure complex. Thank you to the Gordon's and Pen for their attention, personal...More

    Review collected in partnership with this hotel
    Thank sallyd910
    Response from JessG5381, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House CottagesResponded 17 January 2017

    Dear Sally We're so happy you enjoyed your stay at Fig Tree with your family over the New Year. We wish you an excellent start to 2017, and look forward to welcoming you back! Warm regards, The Gordons & Pen

    Reviewed 27 December 2016

    My wife and I stayed in Sandymount Cottage for 4 nights in November 2016. The cottage is perfect for two people: It has a nice bed and living room, a very well equipped kitchen (including the little details you miss so often as a traveler...More

    Thank hdk46
    Response from rhcottages, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House CottagesResponded 28 December 2016

    Thank you for your comments and we are so glad you had such a positive experience of Sandymount Cottage at Richmond House Cottages. We hope to see you again! Best wishes for the beginning of 2017! Kind regards, Jessica

    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Beachfront
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Price range
    • US$142 - US$249 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Priceline so you can book your Richmond House Cottages reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Port Alfred
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (6)
    Room & Suite (12)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (6)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby HotelsSee all 6 hotels in Port Alfred
    Halyards Hotel
    340 reviews
    .55 km away
    Royal St Andrews Hotel
    419 reviews
    .62 km away
    MyPond Hotel
    352 reviews
    .97 km away
    Oceana Beach and Wildlife Reserve
    332 reviews
    9.57 km away
    Nearby Restaurants
    Graze By The River
    217 reviews
    1.02 km away
    The Wharf Street Brew Pub
    287 reviews
    .97 km away
    Zest Cafe
    82 reviews
    .94 km away
    The Links Restaurant
    177 reviews
    .07 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Fish River Sun Golf Course
    52 reviews
    1.40 km away
    River Spa Port Alfred
    23 reviews
    .58 km away
    The Royal Port Alfred Golf Club
    29 reviews
    .56 km away
    The Kowie History Museum
    12 reviews
    .87 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from Richmond House Cottages staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Room Tips
    "Sandymount sleeps 2 very comfortably and the outdoor verandah is wonderful in all weather."
    Read review
    "This is a self catering property , and according to this it is a friendly place for new couples and family..."
    Read review
    "Sandymount is a romantic cottage"
    Read review
    "Fig Tree Cottage was perfect for our family of four and very private"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing