10 Best Self-Catering Accommodations In East London, South Africa

self catering accommodation in east london

East London is a harbor city in South Africa’s Eastern Cape. Known for its natural beauty and superb beaches, this town is one of the most favorite travel destinations in Africa. For water enthusiasts, surfing and fishing await you in Nahoon Beach. If you crave for some big adventure, then spot the Big Five (all large animals) at the Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve. To end day one, head to East London Museum, and be amazed in a lot of exhibits displayed here, from artifacts of Xhosa tribe to fossilized human and animal footprints. Indeed, there’s no shortage of things to do in this slice of paradise and no dearth of accommodations, including top notch hotels and Airbnbs. So what are you waiting for? Read more and discover the 10 best self-catering accommodations in East London, South Africa!

1. Nahoon Beach Villas Self Catering Apartments (from USD 62)

Witness the beauty of Nahoon Mouth and experience living like a local by staying at Nahoon Beach Villas. This lovely rental offers self-catering apartments in London equipped with everything you need for a comfortable stay, from a well-equipped kitchen to a clean bathroom. It is situated in the heart of the peaceful suburb of Nahoon Mouth, close to Nahoon Beach, where actions are waiting. Take advantage of great activities nearby from surfing to water sports to stunning views of sunset - this is a once in a lifetime experience that should not be missed.

Nahoon Beach Villas Self Catering Apartments

Wifi Available

Address: 14 Rosyth Road
Accommodates: 2

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Terrace Non-smoking rooms Free parking Internet services BBQ facilities WiFi Available

2. Mackenzies Accommodation (from USD 42)

The peaceful and homey atmosphere of Mackenzies Accommodation invites you to relax and enjoy. Situated on the banks of Nahoon River, in the peaceful suburb of Dorchester Heights, this London self-catering accommodation is a good starting point for fun arrays like cycling and hiking. A comfortable stay is guaranteed here, which offers amazing views, functional equipment, and great amenities. It features a cottage and a family apartment, which have kitchen facilities, a dining room, a living area, and a lovely patio. If you want water activities, don’t worry, beaches are just 10 km (6.21 mi) away from the rental.

Mackenzies Accommodation

Wifi Available

Address: 8 North Bend Lane, Dorchester Heights
Accommodates: 6

Parking Garden Terrace Free parking Internet services Library Hiking BBQ facilities

3. Larkspur Place (from USD 43)

Larkspur Place is your place to be if you are looking for comfort and convenience. This rental presents charming and bright self-catering units, which have a fully-equipped kitchenette, while some of them feature a patio or a seating area. Exploring different cities are also possible with easy access to and from the N2 (national route) - you can visit Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. It features an outdoor pool where you can have your free hearty breakfast. In addition, you can also enjoy the lovely garden and barbeque facilities available.

Larkspur Place

Wifi Available

Address: 8 Larkspur Place Vincent
Accommodates: 2

Parking Pets allowed Room service Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms

4. Selborne Bed and Breakfast (from USD 46)

Selborne Bed and Breakfast offers a great stay and memorable moments. Situated just 0.5 km (0.31 mi) to Vincent Park Shopping Centre and Spartan Eatery Cafe/Bar, this lovely rental offers a range of amenities and services, from entertainment facilities to airport transfer. It boasts self-catering units that come with a fully-equipped kitchenette, a flat-screen TV, a WiFi, and a comfortable bathroom. In the morning, a choice of continental or buffet breakfast is also served.

Selborne Bed and Breakfast

Wifi Available

Address: 9 Salisbury Road Selborne
Accommodates: 4

Parking Pets allowed Newspapers Garden Non-smoking rooms Laundry Family rooms Ironing service

5. Sky Holiday House (from USD 34)

Escape your daily routine for a while and look for Sky Holiday House, which offers luxury living and everything you could ask for. The location is top notch, which is pinned in a serene and scenic area of Eastern Cape Region with lots of bird life. Staying here gives you the opportunity to try exciting arrays like mountain biking and hiking trails, which are just stone throw away from the rental. Each room is fitted with a well-equipped kitchen with an oven, a dishwasher, a coffee machine and more. It also has a flat-screen TV with satellite channels. In addition to its wow factor, the master chef is at your disposal that serves a delicious meal.

Sky Holiday House

Wifi Available

Address: 33 two Rivers Drive
Accommodates: 2

Parking Non-smoking rooms Fishing Free parking Internet services Canoeing Hiking BBQ facilities

6. TeBeacon Accommodation (from USD 60)

With great facilities, exceptional service, and good ambiance, what’s not to like in TeBeacon Accommodation? Situated just 2.5 km (1.55 mi) to Beacon Bay Crossing Shopping Centre and Nahoon Corner, this awesome rental promises a great stay, which offers self-catering facilities from a kitchen to an oven to a microwave and a toaster. You can have your daily breakfast on the lovely terrace, plus, an outdoor swimming pool is available.

TeBeacon Accommodation

Address: 58 Beaconhurst Drive, Beacon Bay

Air conditioning Ironing service WiFi Available Pool/beach towels On-site parking Private parking Parking Free parking

7. African Serendipity Home Stay (from USD 32)

With an option of great facilities for unwinding, from the sun terrace to the lovely garden, African Serendipity Home Stay guarantees relaxation for all. Situated just 3.1 km (1.92 mi) from Inkwenkwezi Private Game Reserve, this self-catering accommodation in East London is a combination of comfort and a good vibe. If you want to be your own iron chef, the fully-equipped kitchen is at your disposal. Every morning, a buffet breakfast is served as well.

African Serendipity Home Stay

Address: 257 Dolphin Drive P.O. Box 6 Chintsa East

8. The Tusks (from USD 54)

Experience two worlds in one, yes, the Tusks is a unique accommodation in East London surrounded by nature, but accessible to a lot of tourist attractions. Guests can easily access the East London Museum, Bearing Man, and much more. Imagine yourself waking up with birds singing and having your delicious English/Irish breakfast at the lovely terrace overlooking scenic views - wonderful right? Each room is fitted with a flat-screen TV with satellite channels, a toaster, and a well-maintained bathroom. If you love cooking, worry not, selected rooms have equipped kitchenette with a microwave, so you can be your own chef.

The Tusks

Address: 23 Bauhinia Drive Vincent Heights
Accommodates: 2

Parking Golf course (within 3 km) Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Dry cleaning Ironing service Free parking

9. Mopani Cottage (from USD 35)

Situated in a peaceful environment and close to the beach, Mopani Cottage is top notch. This self-catering accommodation in East London has a friendly host who can make you feel at home more. It features a WiFi, a flat-screen TV, a continental breakfast, and a kitchenette. If you’re itching to shop, an option of shopping malls is accessible, from Beacon Bay Crossing Shopping Centre to Vincent Park Shopping Centre and Hemingways Mall.

Mopani Cottage

Address: 11 Mopani Place, Blue Bend

WiFi available in all areas On-site parking Laundry Internet services Designated smoking area Free WiFi BBQ facilities Heating

10. AQE Accommodation (from USD 34)

Ideally situated 0.1 km (0.06 mi) to Checkers Supermarket and Buffalo Center Market, AQE Accommodation will bring you closer to convenience and fun. Some tourist attractions are within your grasps like East London Museum 2.9 km (1.80 mi) and East London Golf Club South Africa 3.6 km (2.24 mi). It features homey and bright, self-catering rooms, fitted with a kitchenette and a flat-screen TV. In addition, a lovely balcony is also available - a good spot to chillax while having your free delicious breakfast. What’s more, chocolate, biscuits, and coffee are provided.

AQE Accommodation

Address: 7 Larkspur Place, Vincent Heights, East London

Terrace Heating VIP room facilities Airport shuttle Internet services Meeting/banquet facilities Shuttle service (additional charge) Golf course (within 3 km)

Discover self-catering accommodation in East London

It’s now time to get out of the box, check East London, South Africa in your travel list, and be amazed by its beauty and wonders. What’s an escapade without experiencing the best accommodation right? Don’t worry, we’ve got the list of self-catering accommodations just for you. Your next adventure is just one click away, book now!

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