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VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant

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Property entrance
Breakfast and dinner served
Interior entrance
Bathroom sink

Overview of VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant

VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant

3.0 star property

7.6/10 Good

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Parking included
  • Air conditioning
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available
  • Laundry
32 Graaff Reinet Road, Kariega, Eastern Cape, 6229

Guests rated this location 7.5/10 - Good

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationSaint Joseph's Roman Catholic Church2 min drive
  • Popular LocationUitenhage Golf Club2 min drive
  • AirportPort Elizabeth (PLZ)37 min drive
  • Popular LocationBaywest Mall39 min drive

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About this area


VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant is located in Kariega. Uitenhage Golf Club and Wedgewood Golf Estate are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Cape Floral Region Protected Areas. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Aldo Scribante Race Circuit or Fairview Racecourse.

What's nearby

  • Saint Joseph's Roman Catholic Church - 2 min drive
  • Uitenhage Golf Club - 2 min drive
  • Aldo Scribante Race Circuit - 23 min drive
  • Baywest Mall - 39 min drive
  • Kragga Kamma Game Park - 54 min drive

Getting around

  • Port Elizabeth (PLZ) - 39 min drive


  • Wild Rapids Spur - 17 min walk
  • KFC - 2 min drive
  • KFC - 2 min drive
  • Wimpy - 3 min walk
  • McDonald's - 2 min drive

About this property

VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant

3-star guesthouse
At VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant, you can look forward to a roundtrip airport shuttle, a grocery/convenience store, and a garden. Be sure to enjoy a meal at VJ's, the onsite restaurant. Free WiFi in public areas is available to all guests, along with dry cleaning/laundry services and a fireplace in the lobby.
You'll also enjoy perks such as:
  • Free self parking
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge), barbecue grills, and coffee/tea in the lobby
  • Concierge services and newspapers in the lobby
Room features
All 14 rooms feature comforts such as air conditioning, in addition to amenities like WiFi.
Other amenities include:
  • Bathrooms with tubs or showers
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with digital channels
  • Coffee/tea makers and daily housekeeping



Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitizer provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Reservations are required for the use of certain onsite facilities
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (ZAR 80 per night)
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge) during limited hours
  • Free self parking on site

Food and drink

  • Daily continental breakfast available for a fee
  • A restaurant
  • Coffee and tea in common areas

Restaurants on site

  • VJ's

Family friendly

  • Grocery/convenience store


  • Grocery/convenience store
  • Newspapers in lobby

Guest services

  • Concierge services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service


  • Barbecue grill
  • Garden


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom (select rooms)
  • No elevator
  • Roll-in shower (select rooms)
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)


  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply)
  • Fireplace in lobby

Room amenities


  • Bathtub or shower
  • Private bathroom


  • 32-inch flat-screen TV with digital channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Limited room service


  • Air conditioning

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Check-in from 2 PM - 7:00 PM
Minimum check-in age: 18


Check-out before 11 AM

Special check-in instructions

There is no front desk at this property
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; your host will greet you
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation

Access methods

Host will greet you


Pets not allowed (service animals are welcome, and are exempt from fees)

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available
Cribs (infant beds) are not available

Important information

Optional extras

  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: ZAR 80 per night (rates may vary)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
Be prepared: check the latest COVID-19 travel requirements and measures in place for this destination before you travel.

We should mention

This property does not have elevators

Property is also known as

VJ's Guesthouse Uitenhage
VJ's Guesthouse
VJ's Uitenhage
VJ's Guesthouse Restaurant
Vj's And Restaurant Kariega
VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant Kariega
VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant Guesthouse
VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant Guesthouse Kariega

Frequently asked questions

Is VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant pet-friendly?

No, only service animals are welcome at the property.

How much does it cost to stay at VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant?

As of Mar 22, 2023, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant on Mar 24, 2023 start from $32.29, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.

How much is parking at VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant?

Self parking is free at this property.

What time is check-in at VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant?

Check-in is from 2 PM - 7:00 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.

What time is check-out at VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant?

Check-out is at 11 AM.

Does VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant provide a shuttle to the airport?

Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A per person fee applies.

Where is VJ's Guesthouse and Restaurant located?

Situated in Kariega, this guesthouse is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Saint Joseph's Roman Catholic Church and within 3 mi (5 km) of Uitenhage Golf Club and Volkswagen Factory and Museum. Saronsberg and Cape Floral Region Protected Areas are also within 9 mi (15 km).




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10/10 Excellent


Business traveler
Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
This is a comfortable venue for any traveler. all the shops are conveniently close by and a on site restaurant it makes even convenient. whether staying overnight or for a week, this definitely the place to stay.
Stayed 1 night in Mar 2022

4/10 Poor


Traveled with family
Disliked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Only for a night stay and conveniently situated next to a Mall so easy for shopping. Nothing special. The family room were dirty, the cutlery and dishes were not washed.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

8/10 Good


Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2018

8/10 Good


Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Dec 2018

8/10 Good

Verified traveler

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

8/10 Good


Liked: Staff & service, property conditions & facilities
Disliked: Cleanliness
Stayed 3 nights in Jul 2019