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Richmond House Cottages

19 Wesley Hill Street, Port Alfred 6170 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
4 Star accommodation
Free Wifi hotspot available on site. Two garden cottages (2-4 persons: 1 twin, 1 double bedroom) each with full bathroom, plus outdoor shower under stars. Kitchens generously equipped; TV; serviced (laundry More incl); private and comfortable homes-from-home. Breakfast optional. Third cottage (bedsitter): kingsize bed, kitchenette, shower, verandah. Magnificent 170 year-old historic viewsite with abundant birdlife and natural vegetation in charming riverside and coastal town. Equidistant from PE & EL airports on SA's E Coast. Less
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Conference Facilities
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$108 - US$268 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
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When I had the opportunity, for my daughter and I, to stay again at Richmond House Cottages, I was delighted. I previously stayed in Ship Ahoy, and this time in Fig Tree cottage. The hospitality shown by Pen and the Gordons make you feel truly welcome, and they most certainly wen
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We had the warmest of welcomes by Pen to our cottage, Ship Ah-Hoy, and then got to spend two glorious nights in the cottage which is tastefully and well decorated to an exceptional standard. The woodwork in the cottage is beautiful. There is everything one could possibly need, pa
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Response from JessG5381, Owner at Richmond House Cottages
Responded 07 Jun 2018
Dear David Thank you for these kind words. We'll be responding in the next 24 hours to your two requests for visiting us again. We really look forward to having you back! Sue Gordon for RHCs
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We stayed in Ship Ahoy, which is a beautiful cottage finished to a very high standard. The grounds of Richmond House are an absolute oasis of calm. Not being able to park your car outside the cottage (due to the geography of the site), does mean you get good exercise up and down
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Response from JessG5381, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House Cottages
Responded 30 Apr 2018
Thank you so much for staying with us recently. We hope you had a relaxing stay, and didn't get too tired walking up and down to Ship Ahoy. We look forward to welcoming you back to Richmond House Cottages soon! Warm wishes, Pen & The Gordons
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We had the best time ever and the attention to detail is amazing!
We stayed at Sandymount Cottage and it was delightful and the braai at the Boma was so special.
The Eastern Cape is indeed a hidden gem...
We will definitely be back!
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Response from JessG5381, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House Cottages
Responded 15 Jan 2018
Dear Saritah Thank you for your review and kind words. We're thrilled that you had such a special stay in Sandymount over the season and enjoyed the E Cape so much. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Sunshine Coast! Kind regards, Jessica, Pen & The Gordons
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We thoroughly enjoyed our stay. The cottage was beautiful and we were looked after very well. Pen checked on us almost everyday and brought us the paper too! Thank you for a lovely stay! We look forward to the next visit.
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Response from JessG5381, Public Relations Manager at Richmond House Cottages
Responded 07 Jan 2018
Dear Naomi We're so glad you all had a great stay and were made to feel at home and were looked after by Pen. Hope Port Alfred was a wonderful Christmas and summer's break for you all? Warm wishes for 2018 and hope to see you back soon! Kind regards, Jessica, Pen & The Gordons
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Sandymount Cottage with Richmond House behind
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Ship Ahoy Cottage overlooks a small harbour, sea and coastal bush
Main bedroom
Herbs from the garden placed next to the bath
Fig Tree Cottage
"All 3 cottages look amazing, we stayed in Ship Ah-Hoy which would definitely be ideal if you were two couples."
"Sandymount sleeps 2 very comfortably and the outdoor verandah is wonderful in all weather."
"This is a self catering property , and according to this it is a friendly place for new couples and family stay ."
"Sandymount is a romantic cottage"
"Fig Tree Cottage was perfect for our family of four and very private"
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