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The Spotted Grunter Resort

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Umtata Road Undercliff, Port St Johns 5120 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

A very neat well organised resort on the banks of the Umzimvubu river. The resort caters for the fisherman with a Barge for family cruise and Deepsea Charters while the kids play on the Jumping Castle

Thank RhynoL3
Response from Vernon M, Owner at The Spotted Grunter ResortResponded 7 August 2018

Good day Rhyno L, thank you for your positive review, look forward to seeing you again soon!

Reviewed 17 July 2018

We spent 3 nights in room 9 and had a wonderful and relaxing stay. The room is very spacious, well appointed and has an extremely comfortable bed with crisp clean linen. The shower is excellent with great water pressure and loads of hot water. The...More

Thank Sue B
Response from Vernon M, Owner at The Spotted Grunter ResortResponded 18 July 2018

Good day Sue B, thank you for your positive review. We look forward to hosting you again soon.

Reviewed 16 July 2018

We were at the Spotted Grunter Resort for a whole month (for the Sardine Run) and I can't think of anything negative to say about this place! First of all - the staff is amazing, especially Lona (the barlady), Merril (the receptionist), Milton & Alicia...More

Thank Danielle S
Response from Vernon M, Owner at The Spotted Grunter ResortResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you Danielle, look forward to hosting you again soon!

Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

We had the most amazing time at the Spotted Grunter Resort, the owners are more than accommodating. The cruise on the river was amazing. Thank you for the holiday of a life time. We will be back, soon :)

Thank sharonke69
Response from Vernon M, Owner at The Spotted Grunter ResortResponded 17 July 2018

Thank you Sharon, look forward to seeing you at Spotted Grunter again soon!

Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

This resort when you get there is lovely. Stunning views and picturesque I stayed during Sardine Run so busy time Rooms generally excellent except for room 22 which has no balcony, limited kitchen facilities and very noisy as underneath bar Only downfall is nowhere to...More

Thank Nancy L
Response from Vernon M, Owner at The Spotted Grunter ResortResponded 17 July 2018

Hi Nancy, thank you for your review, we will most certainly look into providing snacks etc outside the kitchen times for next years sardine run.

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Description
# Spotted Grunter Resort is situated on the banks of the mighty Umzumvubu river in the heart of the Transkei's wild coast. Our air-conditioned units make for a comfortable stay all year round. Units are fully More contained for self catering. Braai facilities as well as a fully equipped restaurant and bar are on site. Large lawns with fantastic views of mountains. Relax on our deck overlooking the river or at our sparkling swimming pool. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Room Service
Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$83 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Spotted Grunter Resort South Africa/Port St Johns
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port St Johns
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$83 - US$177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
The Spotted Grunter Resort South Africa/Port St Johns
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port St Johns
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Traveller (35)
Dining (4)
Room & Suite (4)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (9)
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"Book early to avoid disapointment. The Unit 16 is the closest to the water and best view."
RhynoL3
5 Aug 2018
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"Self Catering rooms 8 and 9 have the very best views but many of the other rooms also have lovely views of..."
816sueb
17 Jul 2018
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"Get a room close to the restaurant to have a chance at functioning Wifi"
lonn2015
13 Jul 2018
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"Best for the boat trips."
s_awomirw237
10 Jul 2018
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