In the 'hood, East London as a destination

A city that still manages to retain some of its old fashioned values blended with a dollop of laidback charm makes East London - the gateway to the wild coast and the sunshine coast and the only river port in South Africa - one of the most appealing cities on the coast. East London is all about its long, white stretches of sandy beach that appeal to surfers, swimmers and sun worshippers ... cont.

Quartzite Drive, The Quarry, East London, 5201, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Directions to Quarry Lake Inn

From Port Elizabeth
Coming Port Elizabeth follow R72 past airport, then take M4 Pearce Street turnoff to the left. Turn left into Pearce St. After first traffic lights in Pearce St.Look for Medicross Hospital and Quarry Sign on your left. Turn left into The Quarry. You will see Quarry Lake Inn sign-posted ahead to your left.

From N2 Durban/Umtata to Quarry Lake Inn
As you near East London on the N2, look for Exit No. 1049 and signs for East London, North East Expressway/R72, and for Medicross Hospital Signs. Take off-ramp to left at Exit 1049, left onto highway, R72.

Follow R72 until M4 (Pearce Street) off-ramp to left. Take M4 off-ramp. At traffic lights, turn right onto M4 (Pearce Street). Shortly after 2nd set of traffic lights on Pearce Street, you will see The Spur Steakhouse on your left, and after a very short distance at the bottom of the hill, you will see the signs for Medicross Hospital, The Quarry and Quarry Lake Inn. Turn left here into the Quarry, at Quartzite Drive.

A short distance further on your left you will see sign-posted Quarry lake Inn.

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  • Train Station (2 km)
  • Airport (7 km)
  • Car Hire (7 km)


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