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.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

The Whitehouse Guest House

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Prices from our online travel partners are not available
Our online travel partners don't provide prices for this accommodation, but we can search other options in Mthatha
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
View Map
Add a photo
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

4 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Showing 3: English reviews
Kaarst, Germany
Reviewed 24 August 2014

Travelling through the Transkei you sometimes wonder where to stay at night. If getting to Mthatha a stay at The White House B&B is highly recommended for it’s modern furnished and clean rooms and bathrooms. The friendly staff is serving you dinner and breakfast. Although it’s a bit hard to find it’s well worth a try – new signs will...

1Thank Irene V
Bergville, South Africa
Reviewed 26 April 2014

We travel to Mthatha a couple of times a year on business. Choice of accommodation has never been great - corporate and expensive and OK, or private, expensive and poor. Now, with the newly renovated White House, there is finally a decent place to stay. Smart, spotlessly clean, comfortable, with reasonable food and a well-stocked honesty bar. Little traffic noise,...

5Thank Allison A
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 7 January 2014

We were so grateful to Liz, our gracious hostess and the staff at The Whitehouse Guesthouse in Umtata who truly went above and beyond the call of duty to ensure that all her guests' needs were anticipated. We extended our stay and whether the guesthouse was full to capacity or not, the service remained impeccable. Thank you so much.

2Thank Doreen M

5 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

All Traveller Photos (5)
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Hotel & Grounds (1)
Room/Suite (2)
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travellers also viewed these Mthatha hotels
4.3 km away
Hotel Savoy and Conference Centre
3.1 km away
Garden Court Mthatha
Garden Court Mthatha
#2 of 4 in Mthatha
156 reviews
7.4 km away
Big Five Guest House
Big Five Guest House
#2 of 39 in Mthatha
17 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
3.3 km away
No photo provided
Lodge Bellagio
#1 of 39 in Mthatha
11 reviews
1.0 km away
No photo provided
Rose Bella Bnb
#12 of 39 in Mthatha
1 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices


Additional Information about The Whitehouse Guest House

Address: 5 Mhlobo Street | Southridge Park, Mthatha 5100, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Mthatha
Hotel Class:4 star — The Whitehouse Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from The Whitehouse Guest House staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from The Whitehouse Guest House staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?