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17 5th Avenue Walmer Guesthouse

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent79%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great hosts”(4 reviews)
“border collie”(2 reviews)
“quality linen”(2 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Available
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Pets Allowed
Laundry Service
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4 Star Hotel
17 on 5th Avenue Walmer Guest house is a 4 Star establishment that offers you Boutique style accommodation. The rooms have recently been revamped with upgraded decor, flat screen TV's with HD quality decoders and DSTV package. Free Wi-Fi so you can collect your emails and browse the...
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17 5th Avenue | Walmer, Port Elizabeth 6070, South Africa
1,4 km to Port Elizabeth Airport
12 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
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All reviewsgreat hostsborder colliequality linenrooms are clean and comfortablethoroughly enjoyed our staybraai facilitiesa lovely place to stayhome from homeswimming poolone nightfantastic stayon arrivalguest housedelicious breakfastclose to the airportsandrawalmer
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Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

I booked in here last minute and I'm so glad I found 17 on 5th! The hosts are wonderful! The rooms are clean and comfortable. There's a beautiful garden which was great for my little dog who was traveling with me at the time. Breakfast...More

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Response from riley2013, Owner at 17 5th Avenue Walmer GuesthouseResponded 19 May 2018

That is lovely THANK YOU!! It was a pleasure hosting you both and it is true - we love to put in our best effort as it just sets such a nice vibe when guests are comfortable and happy ! See you back again soon...More

Reviewed 17 April 2018

Ideally situated near shops restaurants and airport. A warm welcome from hosts made me feel immediately relaxed. My room was fairly small but that had been explained at time of booking. The outside roof covered balcony area made up for any shortage of space. The...More

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Response from riley2013, Owner at 17 5th Avenue Walmer GuesthouseResponded 26 April 2018

Dear Fay Thank you for your detailed review as it creates a nice picture for potential guests. An authenitic review like this really helps guests make up their mind where to stay. It was a pleasure having you on you busy week here in PE...More

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Highly recommended, superb breakfast. The hosts are really lovely and make you feel very welcome. I would highly recommend this b & b. Also very convenient, close to the airport. Rooms are very comfortable.

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Response from riley2013, Owner at 17 5th Avenue Walmer GuesthouseResponded 15 April 2018

Dear Dawn Thank you for taking the time to give a 5 star review. Your recommendation is highly appreciated. We look forward to hosting you when you are back in PE. Kind Regards Sandra, Lee and the team

Reviewed 11 April 2018

Chosen for the final night of a three week trip to SA largely because of its proximity to PE Airport, but it certainly matched - and in some cases - exceeded, the very high standard of all the other guest houses we'd stayed in. It...More

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Response from riley2013, Owner at 17 5th Avenue Walmer GuesthouseResponded 15 April 2018

Thank you for the comments on your stay with us. We certainly love to serve breakfast to round off the stay and add to the total experience of the stay here. Lee serves up each morsel with care and attention - so it really is...More

Reviewed 16 March 2018

We visit South Africa and in particular Port Elizabeth for more than fifty years. In these years we have stayed in hundreds of guesthouses. 17 5th Avenue Walmer Guesthouse is by far the best guesthouse we stayed at in Port Elizabeth and even in South...More

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Response from riley2013, Owner at 17 5th Avenue Walmer GuesthouseResponded 18 March 2018

Deaer Harm Thank you for excellent recommedation of 17 5th Avenue Walmer guesthouse. Lee and I so enjoyed hosting you and Charlotte. It was so lovely to see you relax, enjoy and make the most of your trip here in PE. We have the best...More

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Free Parking
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
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Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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"Help with luggage on arrival and departure would be the icing on the cake! 😀"
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"They have a family room, should you be travelling with a child."
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"Perhaps a room furthest from the entrance to avoid visitor traffic to and from rooms."
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"Avoid the Island room or Red room adjacent to the car park. Ask for a garden room."
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