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Fish River Sun Hotel & Country Club Resort

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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 29 January 2017

We experienced sunny smiles, excellent service from all the staff. The food was well presented and delicious. The room was clean and neat. Thank you for a fabulous relaxing weekend at your Hotel. We will definitely be back.

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Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Although rooms quite old, Resort itself still harbours a wonderful "grande" feel. Bathrooms require serious refurb but who really cares when there is so much to do outside with your kids. (however beware of the HUNDREDS of spiders and webs on the Bat Cave trail.) Honestly one of the greatest weekends of my life with my 4 year old. He...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We go to Fish River Sun purely because it's one of our favourite beaches in South Africa with stretches of beach with no crowds. Access is very limited- you can take quite a walk down, or wait for a shuttle (we waited an average of 20 minutes each time). If you play golf, then the golf course is also a...

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 29 December 2016

Spent a weekend there - late check in on Friday evening , and recieved a warm welcome and assistance with bags. I was dissapointed in the dining room area - especially the outdated decor and seating along the sides. Food was average and ran out of basics (potatoes/rice). (waited a whole 10 minutes and then gave up) Saturday seafood buffet...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 19 December 2016

A wonderful family weekend away - great food, lovely rooms, friendly staff and loads to do. Swimming pools, chess, putt putt, crochet, golf, squash, kids room, shuttle to river and beach, walks etc....

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Reviewed 17 December 2016 via mobile

We went to Fish River Sun to the show of the Cambells. We were informed that we can by food and drinks at the show. What chaos. At. At both bars staff was running around without direction. This could be contributed to the General Manager not been on duty. The most senior person in duty was somewhat helpless. Took 20...

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Thank Marius Schoeman
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

It's tired and old and "worn out" in places. .. have been here a few times over the past 15 years...decor has not changed much at all... ...nor have the buffet menus. . It's as though the current management have no imagination to try new things. - exact same buffet meals when we were here 5 years ago (Not that...

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sunint, Administrator at Fish River Sun Hotel & Country Club Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to Fish River Sun and being a loyal customer, we are appreciate that. We will look on our buffet menus thank you for bringing that to attention.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

What an amazing place for a long weekend away. So tranquil and lovely! The scenery is breathtaking. The breakfast and supper great!! Buffet so beware lol.. I would definitely go back. The place also has a golf course for the golf enthusiast! Loved my stay at the Fish River Sun!

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sunint, Administrator at Fish River Sun Hotel & Country Club Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for coming to Fish River Sun. It always a pleasure to serve our customer.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed at this hotel for three nights. Room was very good and cleaned on a daily basis. Food were of a very high standard and breakfast fantastic. The pool area was kept cleaned at all times and the pool is also heated up to a minimum of 24 digrees. We enjoyed our stay and will come back again.

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Bloemfontein
Reviewed 19 August 2016

Staff were very friendly and helpful, rooms were neat and clean with amazing views over the golf course. We enjoyed the buffet food which was beautifully cooked and very tasty., with a large variety. Played golf on a superb 18 hole course, and a stunning hike through a bush path down to breathtaking views on stunning beaches. Would highly recommend...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Golf Course
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about Fish River Sun Hotel & Country Club Resort

Address: R72 Main Road | Port Alfred to East London, Port Alfred 6170, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
Price Range: $167 - $198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Fish River Sun Hotel & Country Club Resort 3*
Number of rooms: 83
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“get a room on the ground floor if you have kids facing the pool”
AniN_12, 2 May 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms are recommended. Note: there are stairs and no lifts!!!”
413neild, 2 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Not on the first floor, kitchen smells.”
huringa, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“the 400 block!”
488justafoodie, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Mention if 2 rooms booked for family - there are family rooms with extra lounge and kitchen area”
V5811RJsarahg, 19 Dec 2016 | Read review
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