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5.0 out of 5

"The large and well kept grounds are the perfect place to hang out and relax. The little extra touches made us feel welcome. " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 03 Mar 2016

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Hotel Description

Forest Hall Guest House puts you in the center of Port Elizabeth, 2.8 km (1.8 mi) from Walmer Park Shopping Centre and 6.1 km (3.8 mi) from Greenacres Shopping Centre. Highlights at this guest house include in-room free WiFi, furnished balconies, and plasma TVs.

You can enjoy private yards, satellite TV, and coffee/tea makers, featured in all 17 individually decorated rooms. In-room dining is easy with amenities like refrigerators and microwaves. Nice touches to enhance your stay include bathrobes and free toiletries, while memory foam beds and premium bedding invite a good night's rest. Free bottled water, ceiling fans, and safes are also available.

Enjoy access to 2 outdoor swimming pools along with an outdoor tennis court and a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. At the guest house's restaurant, you can grab a bite to eat. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a terrace, and a garden. There's also the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Sights within a 20-minute drive of this 4-star Walmer guest house include Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium and Bayworld.

Business Room

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
AU$78* Per night/room 7 Mar. - 8 Mar.

Comfort Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Loft, 3 Bedrooms

Bed Count 2 King Beds Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Forest Hall Guest House ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for Forest Hall Guest House

Everyone (1)
5 out of 5

Fantastic hideaway

The large and well kept grounds are the perfect place to hang out and relax. The little extra touches made us feel welcome.

Posted by on 3 Mar. 2016

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Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. Public spaces have free WiFi. As a guest of Forest Hall Guest House, you'll find 2 outdoor swimming pools, an outdoor tennis court, and a seasonal outdoor pool. An airport shuttle (available on request) and a beach shuttle are available for a fee. A terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and a garden are also featured at the business-friendly Forest Hall Guest House. You'll have access to the health club at a partner property. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Port Elizabeth guesthouse.

  • 17 guestrooms or units
  • 3 buildings
  • Built in 2004
  • Dining venue
  • Beach lounge chairs
  • Towels for the beach
  • Umbrellas for the beach
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • 1 conference room
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front-desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family property
  • Number of outdoor pools - 2
  • Free WiFi
  • Outdoor tennis court
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Port Elizabeth (PLZ) (4.8 km / 3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and beach shuttle

Room Amenities

Forest Hall Guest House offers 17 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature safes and complimentary bottled water. Rooms open to furnished balconies or patios. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations include desks. Memory foam beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the in-room refrigerators, microwaves, and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include bathrobes, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. This Port Elizabeth guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. 54-cm plasma televisions come with premium satellite channels. Additionally, rooms include irons/ironing boards and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is provided daily. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in November 2018.

  • Private balcony or patio (furnished)
  • Separate bedroom
  • Memory foam beds
  • Private outdoor space
  • Plasma television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Coffee maker
  • Kitchenware
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Bathrobes
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Exterior corridor access
  • Heating
  • Ceiling fan
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available
  • Wheelchair accessible

Food & Drink

Forest Hall Guest House has a restaurant on site.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 10 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 6:30 AM - 10 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Guests are asked to notify the hotel in advance if arrival is planned after 8 PM.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 6:30 AM - 10 PM.
Guests arriving after 10 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 250.0 per night.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer. Contactless check-in and contactless check-out are available. Individually-wrapped food options are available for breakfast. Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings, and can be accessed from outside the building via exterior corridors.

  • No lifts
  • One child stays free
  • UnionPay
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Staffed front desk
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is not available for guests
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Contactless check-in is available
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • gap period enforced between guest stays 24 hours
  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available

Fees

Guests will be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Transfer service fee per adult: ZAR 250 (one-way)
  • Transfer service fee per child: ZAR 250 (one-way), (from 12 to 18 years old)

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 250 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 0
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 250.0 per night

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Forest Hall
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  • Forest Hall Guest House Port Elizabeth
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You should know

  • Please note that this property can refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, which include pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.
  • Forest Hall Guest House offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 24 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • The seasonal pool will open in September and close in April.
  • Pool access available from 6:30 AM to 6:30 PM.
  • Reservations are needed for golf tee times. For reservations, contact the guesthouse before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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