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    Southern Sun Hemingways

    Cnr Western Avenue and Two Rivers Drive | Vincent, East London 5200, South Africa
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    30/07/2017 31/07/2017
    US$196
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    Overview
    • Excellent64%
    • Very good26%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Fitness centre
    Concierge
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
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    Casino
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    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I do stay in this venue on a monthly basis . The service is always on the high standrad that i expect and the team know me as a regular . This in itself show me they care . The veue link to teh shopping...More

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    Management response:Responded 3 days ago

    Dear Loyal Guest, Thank you for choosing our hotel as part of your regular visits. We appreciate your loyalty and your continued trust in our hotel and our staff. I am glad to hear that you find our location convenient. Our hotel aims to provide...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Many thanks to the staff for your hospitality. The Manager of the catering department Rohini is a vibrant and welcoming person. She does have a fantastic outlook and her staff shows their appreciation towards her. They work excellently as a team. The reception staff have...More

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    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for taking the time to review your stay with us on TripAdvisor. We will inform Rohini and the reception staff of your amazing feedback on their service. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Kind regards,...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Restaurant service staff should have a global view of all diners, checking on each and every one of them without being intrusive. Seek out eye contact with all diners and all tables to ensure that everyone with a need is quickly noticed and receives timely...More

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    Management response:Responded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest, I would like to thank you for taking the time to advice of your recent stay with us. It is only through feedback such as yours that we are able to maintain and indeed, where necessary, improve upon the service that we...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Southern sun hemmingway is one of the most amazing hotels I have stayed simply because of the excellent service from the staff from the time you enter until the time you leave.Friendly,warm energetic people

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    Response from Retabile, General Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded 1 week ago

    Dear Valued Guest Thank you for your humbling words and for your ceaseless support. The entire team cannot wait to welcome you back home in the next two week. Yours in Service Retabile Radebe General Manager Southern Sun Hemingways

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    No comment on my side as you can see the rating above and below. Only what I can bring forward is your buffer dinner limitation. But away from that no problem and we use Felix Café as an alternative dinner in the evening.More

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    Management response:Responded 2 weeks ago

    Dear Traveler, Thank you for your most recent stay at our hotel and your feedback on TripAdvisor. I am glad to hear overall your stay was good, your feedback on the dinner buffet have been shared with the kitchen to ensure we improve on the...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Conference Facilities
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Babysitting
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Casino and Gambling
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$147 - US$255 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #1 Business Hotel in East London
    • #2 Luxury Hotel in East London
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Smoking rooms available
    • Number of rooms
    • 108
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • East London
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    Traveller (21)
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    Room Tips
    "All rooms not facing road"
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    "any room is good with good standards"
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    "Do not choose the executive room overlooking the parking area on the 5th floor!"
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    "Ask for a room in the new wing of the building"
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