All Comments for Acorn Guest House

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Dennis McKillen, South Africa - 20 October 2014
Very comfortable, well equipped, clean, excellent catering, but had a problem the first night with excessive noise from the main building, but the contact (Colin) was out of town and the other contact (Esther) did not answer her phone. I had to resolve the problem myself. Evidently no staff stay on the premises at night. The next morning Felicity was very apologetic about the incident, as were the other staff members, but, I have yet to get any contact from either Colin or Esther. Surely there should be someone on site overnight to resolve any issues / problems, or at any rate within easy access to the property - and be available. What if a serious problem occurs - must guests take matters into their own hands; who would be held responsible for any damage etc. Other than this incident, I would go back as I was very impressed with Acorn.
Not available for us
Jacques De la Rey, Australia - 15 January 2013
On our way to the Guest House, weve phoned several times to arrange for a late check in, but all in vain. We rang Safari to explain our problem, and the Acorn return our call. The lady explained to us that we arent booked with them, but with 17 Wellington st. That was just not on!!!. We went to 17 Wellington st , to check in. All went well, and the new accommodation was really good. willie, the manager was really helpfull with a lot of info and advice of the area. I will defnitely make use of the facility again. However, I did not appreciate Acorn ignoring us like they did, especially after accepting our money
What a lovely experience!
Gail Malan, South Africa - 06 April 2010
A lovely peaceful overnight stay in George with a great host. Thanks for unforgettable memories! Gail and Rudi Malan
Recommended
Gerrit Kok - 17 August 2009
Very friendly, comfortable, luxurious and conveniently situated
Cosy place
Anonymous, South Africa - 17 June 2008
We enjoyed our stay at Acorn Guest House very much. It is a small and cosy place. I felt like at home. I recommend to everyone!
Fantastic
Rudolph Oelofse, South Africa - 08 January 2008
Our stay at Acorn was fantastic, really enjoyed our stay in this much older/ almost historic house with it`s wooden floors and authentic furniture.
The service was flawless.
Leon Barnard, South Africa - 14 October 2007
I'll recommend the guest house to anyone travelling to the George area/
Exactly what it said in the description...and more!
Adrian Marchant, United Kingdom - 21 February 2007
Colin, Esther and their team are just fantastic. Nothing is too much trouble. I would recommend the Acorn Guest House to anyone and everyone that wants a better than home from home experience.
Welcoming
Julie Hodgson, South Africa - 17 July 2006
We had a lovely stay at the Acorn Guest House. Amor was very kind and welcoming to us. The guest house itself is beautifully decorated, the rooms clean and warm. Thank you
Home away from home
Armand Botha, South Africa - 02 May 2006
One of the best stay overs away from home that we've experienced. The room and the whole atmosphere is wonderful and beautiful. What can I say more it was fantastic.
Excellent Hospitality
themba gezane, South Africa - 28 December 2005
We really had a fantastic time in George and thanks to Esther we got to explore places we wouldn't have. She really went out of her way to make us feel at home and always ready to assist.We will surely recommend Acorn to friends visiting George. Close to all the action. We believe that the breakfast/lunch box Esther made for us when we left was very kind and unheared off. Many guest houses do not do that especially if you leave at 5 in the morning. Thank you
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Jenny Worner, South Africa - 04 October 2005
A great stay


Acorn Guest House
Warm, welcoming and capturing a bygone era with flair, Colin and Esther offer true South African hospitality in the heart of George and the Garden Route. A great service that we provide is free 24 hour wired or wireless internet access. Come play golf and enjoy our delicious breakfast in the crisp morning sun at our pool area.

Acorn Guest House is a 4 star establishment, within walking distance to excellent restaurants. The rooms are decorated with flair and style, each with its own DStv decoder for satellite TV, complimentary sherry and fresh flowers. Parking is secure behind a wall. Different rooms are available, inclusive of breakfast and all taxes.

Our standard rooms are situated inside the house and all rooms have an en-suite bathroom, wall-panel heaters as well as electrical blankets in winter and coffee and tea making facilities. The superior rooms are outside the house with private entrances and a balcony/patio that walk out to the pool area with views of the Outeniqua mountains. These rooms are spacious, with king size beds (which can be converted to twins), self-catering facilities, air-conditioners, spa-baths and showers, heated bathroom floors and electrical towel rails. A honeymoon and wheelchair friendly room is available.


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