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  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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MyPond Hotel is a beautiful 4 star boutique hotel situated at the Kowie river bank in Port Alfred. MyPond is operated by one of the most prestigious Hotel Management Schools on the African continent: Stenden South Africa. As a guest you may therefore expect excellent service standards and warm and dedicated hospitality in a beautiful setting. The emphasis of the accommodation is on comfortable, affordable luxury, with stunning, spacious river-view suites, family rooms (approx 50 m²) and classic rooms (approx 25 m²). The rooms are all en-suite, air-conditioned, with LCD televisions (10 satellite channels), telephones, universal plug points, safe, fridge and tea/coffee facilities. The Suites are equipped with I-Pod docking station radios, heated towel rails and sleeper couches. There is wheelchair access to all our rooms (via lift in the outer wing) and a full wheelchair friendly toilet in our lobby. Our award winning in-house restaurant Lily offers a contemporary menu selection with a wide variety of South African cuisine. As a guest you can look forward to a relaxed and welcoming dining atmosphere on the banks of the Kowie River. Choose from our extensive wine selection of top South African wines to compliment your meal.
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Free Parking
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Accessible rooms
Refrigerator in room
Family Rooms
Smoking rooms available
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We stayed in this hotel for 7 days, nice spacious room with balcony (#20). Friendly staff, good breakfast, beautiful location on the Kowie river. The hotel is managed by students of the Stenden hospitality management school in Port Alfred. Very nice to see these future...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Excellent hotel, clean, friendly, service was faultless, breakfast was awesome, it was a wonderful birthday weekend, and so glad that we booked MyPond, all the staff are friendly and willing to help, thank you MyPond

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Reviewed 5 days ago

The hotel ifinds itself in an excellent setting, clean and friendlly staff. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Hotel is clean. Bed and Breakfast is value for money. Students from Stenden University are working in the hotel in their Real World Learning module.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was excellent I will definitely recommend people to visit this place.The rooms are welcoming and clean. The ladies in the reception are welcoming and well trained. The staff is also excellent.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We celebrated my wife's 70th birthdayThe evening meal and breakfast was goodthe staff also surprised my wife with a desert and chorusThe staff were super competent however our room was disappointingThank You My Pond

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"A riverside room would be great but I think only suites have a river view."
Sep. 20, 2018
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"Rooms overlooking the river are probably quieter and more peaceful."
Jul. 18, 2018
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"Be prepared to park outside (no fencing) but it's safe"
Jul. 11, 2018
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"Room with river view is nice"
Jul. 8, 2018
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US$39 - US$91 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaEastern CapePort Alfred
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