Forest Hall Guest House
  • Port Elizabeth

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  • 84 River Road, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape 6070, South Africa

  • Longitude: 25.578741
  • Latitude: -33.97465
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Accommodation Offered

  • Bed And Breakfast from R800
  • B&B - Single from R800
  • B&B - PP Sharing from R575
  • Self Catering - Single from R750
  • Self Catering - PP Sharing from R525
  • Wheelchair Friendly from R900
  • Child Friendly

Rates Disclaimer

  • Rates may vary and reduced rates may apply to additional persons. All rates are indicative only, may be seasonal and are subject to change without notice.


  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • Xhosa

Payment Options

  • American Express
  • Bank Deposit (EFT)
  • Diners Club
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

Business Hours

  • Business hours daily from 07.00-21.00


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About Forest Hall Guest House

Enjoy staying at Forest Hall Guest House, an original English Country Manor House, beautifully restored with Olde World, farm-like character, built circa 1920. Set on a secured, spacious estate with 1.5 acre sun-filtered, treed garden.

All 16 en-suite rooms have individual ,private entrances with patios overlooking the garden and pool and tennis court.

Come and relax around our stunning Romanesque swimming pool or play a round of golf across the road at the challenging Little Walmer Golf Club.

Centrally positioned in the lush tranquil garden suburb of Walmer, conveniently close to the Port Elizabeth Airport and all tourist attractions.

All rooms are modern, fully equipped with all home comforts and are individually, tastefully decorated.

Forest Hall Guest House offers 16 elegant 4 star accommodation on either a Bed & Full English Breakfast or Self Catering basis, 2  UA graded rooms (Universal Accessibility for wheelchair access). We also host children of all ages.

Shuttles, mini conferencing, bridal packages, honeymoon venue, free Wifi, DSTV (hospitality package) on offer with large secured spacious off-street parking. Children of all ages welcome.

Your hosts, James &Hilary Bolton, invite you to come enjoy peace, tranquillity and birdsong on your next visit to Port Elizabeth.

Forest Hall Guest House ensures you a relaxing, friendly and secure stay in a unique country setting in the hub of  Port Elizabeth.

Room / Unit Features

  • Bar Fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary Bottled Water
  • Electric Blanket(s)
  • En Suite Bathroom
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heater
  • International Plug Point
  • Internet Connection
  • Kitchen (fully Equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi Equipped)
  • No Smoking In Rooms
  • Safe
  • Tea And Coffee
  • TV - DSTV
  • TV (non-satellite)
  • Wake Up Calls
  • WiFi - Free
  • WiFi Hotspot

On Site Features

  • Bar (honesty Bar)
  • Breakfast : Continental
  • Breakfast : Full English
  • Dinner (prior Arrangement)
  • Business Facilities E.g. Photo Copying
  • Child Friendly (all Ages)
  • Childcare / Babysitting Service
  • Complimentary Newspapers
  • Conference Facilities
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Cycle Local Trail Info
  • Cycle Secure Storage
  • Dry Cleaning Available
  • Garden
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Ice In Summer
  • Iron / Trouser Press Available
  • Parking (off Street)
  • Parking (secure)
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Reception (business Hours Only)
  • Safe Deposit Box (at Reception)
  • Security (alarm System)
  • Smoking (in Demarcated Areas Only)
  • Smoking (non Indoors)
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wheelchair Access

Area Features

  • Guest Transfers (airport)
  • Guest Transfers (others)
  • Historic Town Walks (mapped)
  • Tour Assistance

Map and Directions to Forest Hall Guest House

GPS :  33° 58' 27.69" S  /   25° 34' 43.36" E Directions from Port Elizabeth Airport: Come out of the airport parking and turn left at the first traffic circle into 3rd Avenue, Walmer. Turn LEFT at the first set of traffic lights into Heugh Road. Continue until the 9th Avenue traffic lights. Turn RIGHT into 9th Avenue. Continue across traffic lights at Main Road until the last road off 9th on the left. Turn LEFT into River Road. There is a sign "Forest Hall" outside our gates. Directions from N2 freeway: Take off-ramp 743 (signed to the airport) off the N2 into Dias Road. Continue straight into to William Moffet Expressway at the intersection with Cape Road and continue another 5km until Main Road, Walmer, opposite the Fig Tree Shopping Centre. Turn LEFT into Main Road and continue until 10th Avenue. Turn LEFT at the traffic lights at Provincial Fisheries into 10th. Go up the hill until the dead end. Turn RIGHT into River Road.

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