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Overview
33 Van Der Riet Street, Port Alfred 6170 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We stayed in this hotel for 7 days, nice spacious room with balcony (#20). Friendly staff, good breakfast, beautiful location on the Kowie river. The hotel is managed by students of the Stenden hospitality management school in Port Alfred. Very nice to see these future...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank ferdi d
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent hotel, clean, friendly, service was faultless, breakfast was awesome, it was a wonderful birthday weekend, and so glad that we booked MyPond, all the staff are friendly and willing to help, thank you MyPond

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Date of stay: December 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel ifinds itself in an excellent setting, clean and friendlly staff. The rooms are comfortable and clean. Hotel is clean. Bed and Breakfast is value for money. Students from Stenden University are working in the hotel in their Real World Learning module.

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Debbie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The service was excellent I will definitely recommend people to visit this place.The rooms are welcoming and clean. The ladies in the reception are welcoming and well trained. The staff is also excellent.

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We celebrated my wife's 70th birthdayThe evening meal and breakfast was goodthe staff also surprised my wife with a desert and chorusThe staff were super competent however our room was disappointingThank You My Pond

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Description
MyPond Hotel is a beautiful 4 star boutique hotel situated at the Kowie river bank in Port Alfred. MyPond is operated by one of the most prestigious Hotel Management Schools on the African continent: More Stenden South Africa. As a guest you may therefore expect excellent service standards and warm and dedicated hospitality in a beautiful setting. The emphasis of the accommodation is on comfortable, affordable luxury, with stunning, spacious river-view suites, family rooms (approx 50 m²) and classic rooms (approx 25 m²). The rooms are all en-suite, air-conditioned, with LCD televisions (10 satellite channels), telephones, universal plug points, safe, fridge and tea/coffee facilities. The Suites are equipped with I-Pod docking station radios, heated towel rails and sleeper couches. There is wheelchair access to all our rooms (via lift in the outer wing) and a full wheelchair friendly toilet in our lobby. Our award winning in-house restaurant Lily offers a contemporary menu selection with a wide variety of South African cuisine. As a guest you can look forward to a relaxed and welcoming dining atmosphere on the banks of the Kowie River. Choose from our extensive wine selection of top South African wines to compliment your meal. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Breakfast Available
Business Centre with Internet Access
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
26
Price range
US$40 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Travellers' Choice2018 Winner
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Number of rooms
26
Price range
US$40 - US$94 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Alfred
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Room & Suite (7)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Room Tips
"A riverside room would be great but I think only suites have a river view."
Gail2712
20 Sep 2018
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"Rooms overlooking the river are probably quieter and more peaceful."
AmyDillonTravels
18 Jul 2018
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"Be prepared to park outside (no fencing) but it's safe"
Mondz2015
11 Jul 2018
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"Room with river view is nice"
JacquesvanAswegen
8 Jul 2018
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