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Location & Contact Details
Address:Corner of Atwell Madala Street and John Beer Drive, Northcrest, Mthatha, Eastern Cape

Payment Methods
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Bed Configuration
  • Standard Room (Sleeps 16) x 8
    • Room 1 - queen
    • Room 2 - queen
    • Room 3 - queen
    • Room 4 - queen
    • Room 5 - queen
    • Room 6 - queen
    • Room 7 - queen
    • Room 8 - queen
Special Categories
  • Star Graded Accommodation
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8394 page views since 28 Feb, 2012.
Last updated on 11 Sep, 2021.
Listed on WhereToStay.co.za for 9 years

Magnificent comfort and African decor. Luxurious rooms, secure parking, breakfast included. Other meals can be arranged with receptionist. Mini tuck shop and alcoholic beverages also available. Get spoiled with the personalized attention and care from staff at Big Five Guest House.

We invite you to enjoy the hospitality of this distinctly different family run guest house, with your hosts Kresen. Adila & Hetty, located in a quiet suburb of Northcrest in Mthatha. Staying at the Big Five Guest House is more than just surrounding yourself with luxury accommodation, the stunning African decor and the ambiance. It has the added bonus of being able to enjoy Mthatha's many attractions.

Corporate guests will find us ideally positioned and in easy reach of businesses and events within minutes.

The Big Five Guest House offers personalised service, impeccable attention to detail, great value for money and a distinctive quality experience. The traditional African decor abounds throughout.

Big Five Guest House offers complete privacy and relaxation for the tourist or business traveller. It is in easy reach of the CBD, Shopping Malls, Sports Stadiums & Facilities, Nelson Mandela Museum, and other major tourist attractions. We are just a ten minute drive from the airport.

Enjoy a Full English Breakfast in our dining room or lovely sundeck, or feel free to make use of our modern fully equipped kitchen for your self catering needs.

Arrive as guests, leave as friends:)..........

Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Recommended
  • Tourism Grading - 3 Stars
Facilities
  • Airport (less than 15km)
  • Airport transfers
  • Car hire (less than 20km)
  • DSTV in communal area
  • Exercise facilities (less than 5km)
  • Internet facilities
  • Kitchen communal
  • Laundry facilities onsite
  • Lock-up safe
  • Medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • Parking all onsite
  • Tea / coffee making facilities
  • Tumble dryer onsite
  • Washing machine onsite
  • Wifi Available
Special Categories
  • Star Graded Accommodation
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  • Directions
    Travelling from Durban on the N2 towards Mthatha, as you enter Mthatha, at the first set of traffic lights, turn right into John Beer Drive, and within a 200 metres or so you will find us on the right.

    Travelling from East london on the N2 towards Mthatha, as you enter Mthatha, continue on Nelson Mandela Drive until you get to Madeira Street. Turn left into Madeira. At the bottom of Madeira you will cross the Mthatha River bridge. From the bridge, at the second set of traffic lights, turn left into John Beer Drive and within 200 metres or so you will find us on the right.

    Travelling from the Mthatha airport, travel towards Mthatha, as you enter Mthatha continue on Sutherland Street until you get to Madeira Street, turn left into Madeira. At the bottom of Madeira you will cross the Mthatha River bridge. From the bridge, at the second set of traffic lights, turn left into John Beer Drive and within 200 metres or so you will find us on the right.
  • Cancellation Policy
    Percentage of the total booking which is not refundable in the event of cancellation or non arrival:

    Cancellation between 21 to 28 days, 25% is forfeited
    Cancellation between 14 - 21 days, 50% is forfeited
    Cancellation between 7 - 14 days, 75% is forfeited
    Cancellation less than 7 days , 100% is forfeited
  • Arrival & Departure Times
    Check-in : between 14h00 to 20h00
    Check-out : by 10h00
  • Terms Of Payment
    Rooms are reserved once at least a 50% deposit has been made and proof/confirmation of payment has been sent through to us. The outstanding amount due to us will be settled upon check-in. Payments can be done via sending us credit card details, doing an electronic fund transfer (EFT) or cash payments.
Directions
Travelling from Durban on the N2 towards Mthatha, as you enter Mthatha, at the first set of traffic lights, turn right into John Beer Drive, and within a 200 metres or so you will find us on the right.

Travelling from East london on the N2 towards Mthatha, as you enter Mthatha, continue on Nelson Mandela Drive until you get to Madeira Street. Turn left into Madeira. At the bottom of Madeira you will cross the Mthatha River bridge. From the bridge, at the second set of traffic lights, turn left into John Beer Drive and within 200 metres or so you will find us on the right.

Travelling from the Mthatha airport, travel towards Mthatha, as you enter Mthatha continue on Sutherland Street until you get to Madeira Street, turn left into Madeira. At the bottom of Madeira you will cross the Mthatha River bridge. From the bridge, at the second set of traffic lights, turn left into John Beer Drive and within 200 metres or so you will find us on the right.
Cancellation Policy
Percentage of the total booking which is not refundable in the event of cancellation or non arrival:

Cancellation between 21 to 28 days, 25% is forfeited
Cancellation between 14 - 21 days, 50% is forfeited
Cancellation between 7 - 14 days, 75% is forfeited
Cancellation less than 7 days , 100% is forfeited
Arrival & Departure Times
Check-in : between 14h00 to 20h00
Check-out : by 10h00
Terms Of Payment
Rooms are reserved once at least a 50% deposit has been made and proof/confirmation of payment has been sent through to us. The outstanding amount due to us will be settled upon check-in. Payments can be done via sending us credit card details, doing an electronic fund transfer (EFT) or cash payments.
Page Statistics
8394 page views since 28 Feb, 2012.
Last updated on 11 Sep, 2021.
Listed on WhereToStay.co.za for 9 years
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