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    The Lookout Guest House

    24 Park Road | Po Box 2809, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
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    Reviewed 27 August 2017

    Trully a home away from home. Although the weather wasn't ideal, thanks to the homely accommodation and attentive host, even the little ones had fun during our entire stay. Definely on top of the list for another visit to Port Alfred.

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    Response from AlanLouise72, Owner at The Lookout Guest HouseResponded 29 August 2017

    Kanya, We enjoyed having your family at The Lookout Your lovely children were a pleasure - please come again and thank you for the positive review . Regards, Alan and Louise.

    Reviewed 25 August 2017

    We only stayed at the Lookout one night but were very impressed with both the accommodation and the warmth of the welcome from Louise. She went out of her way to be helpful, everything was handled with great efficiency, the rooms were beautiful and breakfast...More

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    Response from AlanLouise72, Owner at The Lookout Guest HouseResponded 26 August 2017

    Thank you for your kind words. It is heart warming for The Lookout Team to be appreciated.! Regards, Louise and The Team.

    Reviewed 20 August 2017

    Beautiful accommodation. Warm friendly hosts. Amazing touches that make you feel so welcomed and looked after. The pictures online were great and accurate. We had a great stay. The guesthouse is close to amenities but in a great location so still quiet. Highly recommended. Loved...More

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    Response from AlanLouise72, Owner at The Lookout Guest HouseResponded 22 August 2017

    Joanne and family, We enjoyed having you to stay! Thank you for taking the time to send a review. Your description will go a long way to tempt more guests!! Regards, Louise and Alan

    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    The house is situated in a quiet and peaceful area where you feel safe. The rooms are spacious and beautifully decorated. The service by the hosts and there staff is excellent and friendly. This is a highly recommended place to stay.

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    Reviewed 7 August 2017

    Thank you Louise , we had a great time . You were such a lovely, warm and friendly host . We will definately come back and recommend the place as we said earlier . Keep up the gud wrk Pamela and Similo

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    Response from AlanLouise72, Owner at The Lookout Guest HouseResponded 8 August 2017

    Pamela and Similo, Thank you so much for the review. Your comments mean a lot to The Lookout Team! Wew look forward to your next visit.

    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Price range
    • US$65 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    Xolelw B
    28 October 2017|
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    Response from alan624 | Property representative |
    The rate varies from R455.00 pp sharing per night to R540.00 pp sharing per night depending on wether you choose self/catering or B&B options, Request our Dec/ Jan rates as that comes under High Season rates. We are fully... More
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