The Thatch Guest House B&B in East London, Eastern Cape Accommodation

The Thatch Guest House

Bed & Breakfast at 37 Flamingo Crescent, Beacon Bay, East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa . Show on Map

  • Property TypeGolf Lodge
  • Guests12
  • Units/Rooms6

About The Thatch Guest House

The Thatch Guest House offers purpose-built 4-star accommodation with the accent on comfort. Bordering an acclaimed bird sanctuary and overlooking the Indian Ocean, this establishment provides luxury and tranquillity to the discerning traveller.

Situated close to local amenities and an easy 10 minutes from the East London city centre and 20 minutes from the airport, The Thatch is well placed to provide for all needs.


Naturally cool in summer, and with heaters in all of the rooms to keep the chill away in the winter, the six well-appointed, spacious and luxurious bedrooms offer sea-views, en-suite bathrooms with both bath and shower, comfortable seating, tea and coffee making facilities, bar-fridge, telephones and individual televisions with M-Net and satellite availability.


The dining room and guest lounge are situated under thatch with panoramic views of the Quinera Mouth, Indian Ocean and the surrounding indigenous and sub-tropical flora. A guest kitchen provides basic facilities for the preparation of snacks and hot drinks.


Other facilities available to guests are the sundowner deck, secure off-street parking, the beautiful Bonza Beach and Quinera lagoon within walking distance, and sporting and leisure activities readily accessible in the area.


Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) - 4 star graded
Guest House Association of South Africa (GHASA)
Portfolio Collection - Luxury Graded
AA Travel Guides - Superior Accommodation
AA SA's Best

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Telephone (direct dial)
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Business facilities
  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Guest lounge with TV
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Roof deck
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Airport transfers
  • Tour assistance


AA Quality Assured Accommodation Superior

  • Tonight from
  • ZAR 912
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -32.96979305488889
Longitude: 27.95738888888889

Closest airport(s)
East London Airport - 15km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in/out times may be arranged, please enquire.

Listed on
August 2003 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Basically a comfortable stay, friendly staff and good breakfast. However, the standard of the establishment isn't what it was previously. More attention...

Laurence Browning, Leichlingen, Germany Travellers' Rating

Very Good

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