Park House Lodge - Mossel Bay, Garden Route

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Mossel Bay, Garden Route

Park House Lodge

Mossel Bay, Garden Route - Accommodation

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Park House Lodge in Mossel Bay

This sleeping beauty, situated beside a beautiful park in a tropical garden, surrounded by 400 year old milk wood trees is one of the oldest estates along the Garden Route. The Lodge, built in 1860, with its wonderful Yellowwood and Oregon pine woodwork and stunning artwork, is located in a peaceful cul-de-sac in central old Mossel Bay.

The lush garden with an extensive herb garden, old palm, banana and papaya trees is the perfect setting for a sumptuous breakfast or traditional dinner served from the grand farm style kitchen.

Tastefully decorated rooms combine comfort and easy living reminiscent of the 19th century, and will ensure a peaceful nights rest with a taste of a bygone era. A tranquil Victorian veranda with 140 year old glass and woodwork surrounds the house and overlooks the Harry Giddy Botanical Park.

The Lodge has 11 rooms, en-suite and shared bathrooms, spacious living areas indoors and out, a lively and an informative travel desk.

We promise a personal service that will help you to get the most out of your time and money. We arrange your trips and activities at no additional cost and will assist you with your itinerary.

Facilities & Activities nearby:

Facilities available at Park House Lodge,Mossel Bay, Garden Route

Facilities
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Indoor Fireplace
Activities Nearby
  • Bird Watching
  • Climbing - Traditional
  • Fishing
  • Horse Riding
  • Sailing - Yacht Charters
  • Scuba Diving
  • Scuba/Snorkeling
  • Shark Cage Diving
  • Walking
  • Whale Watching

Nearby Towns:

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GPS Co-Ordinates: 22° 8' 24.7" E / 34° 11' 2.9" S

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Driving to Park House Lodge in Mossel Bay, Garden Route

Departing: Cape Town International Airport
Address: Airport, Cape Town International Airport (CPT), Cape Town, 7490, South Africa
Distance: 59 m / Duration: 3 hours 53 mins
1.Head south0.3 km
2.Continue straight0.3 km
3.Slight left toward Michigan St78 m
4.Turn left toward Michigan St0.1 km
5.Turn right onto Michigan St0.4 km
6.Turn left onto Borcherds Quarry Rd0.7 km
7.Merge onto Settlers Way/N2 via the ramp to Somerset3.9 km
8.Keep right to continue on N2359 km
9.Keep right to continue on Louis Fourie Rd/R1027.4 km
10.Take the Marsh Street exit toward Mossel Bay0.5 km
11.Turn right onto Marsh St0.7 km
12.Turn right onto Wassung St0.2 km
13.Turn right onto High St59 m

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Cape Town International Airport - Cape Town

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Cape Town International airport used to be called D.F. Malan Airport and was opened in 1954 replacing the old Wingfield Aerodrome Airport.

This airport is the second busiest and second largest airport in South Africa and third busiest in Africa, by 2015 it is expected to have 14 million passengers pass through the airport. It is within easy driving distance (20 km) from the centre of Cape Town.

Reviews for Park House Lodge

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The kitchen needs more appliances and another dinner(table) setting outside and free Wi-Fi is a headache as the signal strength is poor,further more the experience was pleasant enough.

review by Ferno Loggenberg

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Awesome restaurant. Friendly staff, great food and very cosy atmosphere.

review by Charl Opperman

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Beautiful place. Very friendly staff. Pet friendly

review by Madelein Janse van Rensburg

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Easy going manager who's got some good suggestions for around Mossel Bay. Rooms are a decent size and self-catering options are fantastic (spacious kitchen and braai, big fridge and freezer). Options to play tennis at the nearby courts (we unfortunately didn't have the time to do so).

review by Willem Rood

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Peaceful, clean and comfortable accommodation. Very friendly people and excellent food. Thank you for the experience of staying over at your establishment.

review by Peter Osborne

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We arrived on friday evening. It was raining and humid. Coming from Cape Town we were tired from a long drive. We were met by a young friendly german girl. She gave us the password to their wifi. Which we later discovered for the duration of our stay of 2 days didnt work at all. We were told it was the bad weather. Got shown to our room....it had a musky mouldy smell combined with hot humid weather and mosquitos. There is no ventelation in the rooms or bathroom. The bathroom had this disgustingly dirty very loud fan in the ceiling that did nothing when switched on but make a very loud noise. There was black mould on the shower walls. The toilet seat had spider poo on. The towels smelt mouldy and wasnt very clean. The bedding was very very old and had stains on. The curtains also had stains on. We couldnt sleep with the windows open because of mosquitos atacking us. So we had a VERY hot sticky stay awake almost the entire evening in a mouldy smelly room. The next morning we were told there is no filter coffee and a sign up in the really dirty old kitchen that we had to wash our own dishes. I do understand its almost like a back packers....but really this place was the worst experience i have ever had in any accomodation i have ever stayed. Mosselbay had won town of the year for 2017....but this place definetely does NOT fit in with the rest of Mosselbay that is so stunning. I will not recommend Park Lodge House to anybody and really hope the owners realise the magnitude of how dirty this establishment is and does something about it. Regards. Tania

review by Tania Street

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Great value for money. Really good people

review by John Allderman

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Stayed in the air BnB room which had a nice comfy mattress and the ensuite was okay with a nice hot shower.

review by Mitchell Atheis

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Very nice backpackers with a great price and friendly staff. Excited to return!

review by Nanaz Mashhood-Shams

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This establishment should advertise that they are situated next to a very busy tennis court.

review by Corne Coetzee, South Africa

"Terrible guesthouse - noise and dirty sheets & towels"

We stayed there for one night only and we got the double room with en-suite bathroom. I am not sure how it is for the backpackers that use it as a hostel so I will not give a comment for the backpacker. But as a guesthouse/lodge is terrible. It said 3 stars but it's very far of what 3 stars mean (and during our holiday we did stay at different places). And moreover: our sheets were very dirty and smelling, our towels were dirty and the cleaning person arranged the bed and the towels like it was all clean. But they also forgot a dirty towel hanged in the bathroom. No soap or showergel. Nosy because there is a fountain/waterfall that runs all night (for some might be pleasant), because upstairs someone went to bed quite late and kept walking around and because in the beautiful court there were people talking and laughing until very late. They did give us a discount after the bad experience, but we will never go back there again.

review by Lidia Dogaru, Italy

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