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The Albatros Guest House

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good10%
  • Average1%
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“whale watching”(6 reviews)
“pool table”(8 reviews)
Free Parking
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Bar/Lounge
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We had a wonderful two night stay at the Albatross Guest House. We had only originally booked for one night but Bessie, after speaking to my husband on the telephone from our previous accommodation, very kindly managed to fit us in for an extra night....More

Thank Diana P
Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded 24 February 2018

Dear Diana, Thank you for taking the time to post such an outstanding and brilliant review for us on TripAdvisor. We were delighted to read all your compliments and we are very happy to see you enjoyed your two days with us. We will share...More

Reviewed 15 February 2018

The Albatros Guest House is beautiful and very well set out. The dining area leads out onto the pool which has a lovely braai area and a pool table at the recreational area behind the pool. Rooms are well laid out and consideration of the...More

Thank TAMISH-ZN
Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded 25 February 2018

Dear Tamish, Thank you for taking the time to placing such a brilliant and fantastic review for us on TripAdvisor.; We do appreciate you compliments and all the care you spend on the finer details on your review. this is the best we have received...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

The host, Bessie, was super accommodating and helpful. The rooms are unique and extremely appealing. Entire facility is spotless and the breakfast was simply outstanding. We recommend with the highest of regard. Thanks so much for a wonderful nights stay.

Thank jhabs
Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded 13 February 2018

Good afternoon, Thank you for sharing your experience with the TripAdvisor community and placing such a Brilliant review for us. We look forward to hosting you again. Enjoy your holiday in South Africa. Kind regards Andre, Bessie and Team

Reviewed 24 January 2018

We stayed at the Albatross for 2 nights as part of our months tour of South Africa & we had a fabulous time! Bessie & Andre we’re so friendly, welcoming & helpful - we couldn’t have asked for better hosts! Our lovely room had a...More

Thank cheltlady1960
Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded 19 February 2018

Good afternoon, Thank you for posting such a brilliant review for us. We are delighted to hear that you had a superb time with us and we look forward to welcoming you back to our Guest House in the future. We will share your compliments...More

Reviewed 24 December 2017 via mobile

We visited Margate for 5 days and chose to stay at The Albatros. The photos on the website can not show how beautiful the views are from the rooms. We stayed in the suite and had an exceptional view! The people were so friendly and...More

Thank Karlien B
Response from The_Albatros, Owner at The Albatros Guest HouseResponded 26 December 2017

Dear Karlien, thank you for sharing such a brilliant review on TripAdvisor. We always in search of excellence and I will make sure to share your compliments with our Team. We look forward to welcoming our back soon again. Kind regards Andre, Bessie and Team

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
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Air Conditioning
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$78 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$78 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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Good Evening, Unfortunately we do not allow animals. Please visit our website for rates. (singles and doubles rates) Kind regards
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"Best views"
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"No elevators so if you have weak knees ask for ground floor room"
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"All rooms front onto a great sea view and because the establishment is high above surrounding establishments..."
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"Amazing views, beautiful rooms, great breakfast and very welcoming, Home away from home!"
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