In & Around BT4

We are close to:

400 – 600m walk:
Guilt Theatre
East London Museum
Selborne College
Clarendon Girls High School
Vincent Mall
Joan Harrison Swimming pool
1km away:
East London Golf Course
Hemmingways Mall
ABSA Stadium
Hospitals
Restaurants
5km away:
Virgin Active gym
International Conference Centre
Roadhouse
Aquarium
Esplanade

 

     
Things To Do in East London

Family Entertainment

JOIN A DRUMMING CIRCLE AT IMBIZO CAFÉ

Stay? East London Accommodation
If you are traveling in the Eastern Cape, a fun activity not to be missed is to join a drum circle and try drumming! African cultures throughout history have …

Lighthouses / Sight Seeing

HOOD POINT LIGHTHOUSE

Stay? East London Accommodation
At a height of 19 meters, the Hood Point Lighthouse stands as tall as the pine tress that flank its masonry tower like botanical bodyguards. Smart and proud this …

Water Sports / Family Entertainment

SNORKELING IN EAST LONDON

Stay? East London Accommodation
East London is a water sport mecca – every imaginable water sport is practised and catered for in the town. Here are some suggestions for the best snorkelling in …

Family Entertainment / Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

COUNTRY BUMPKIN RESTAURANT

Stay? East London Accommodation
With rolling lawns, a child friendly play area, a chic rustic laid back atmosphere and delectable cuisine, Country Bumpkin has become a favourite for visitors to …

Hiking Trails / Sports & Leisure

STRANDLOPER HIKING TRAIL

Stay? East London coastline Accommodation
The Strandloper Trail runs from the Kei River Mouth to Gonubie – almot 60 kms of gorgeous beaches, rivers, cliff tops and coastal forests. It’s not called …

Art Galleries

MALCOLM DEWEY FINE ART GALLERY

Stay? East London Accommodation
Browse for fine art from selected local and national artists on display at this centrally situated gallery in East London. Malcolm works mostly with oil paint and …

Whale Watching

WHALE WATCHING IN BLUEWATER BAY

Overnight? Accommodation in Bluewater Bay
Between July and December of every year, the Eastern Cape coastline is frequented by Southern Right Whales and Humpback Whales. These animals glide past the shore; …

Cafés & Coffee Shops / Family Entertainment / Cafés & Eateries

BURNSIDE TOUCH FARM

Stay? East London Accommodation
Burnside Touch Farm – Where strangers become friends! This is a fun place to bring the whole family to get closer to nature, situated on a quiet farm only 9.5km …

Beaches & Pools / Family Entertainment

EASTERN BEACH

Stay? East London Accommodation
Eastern beach, which lies just past the East London aquarium opposite Marina Glen, is not only one of the city’s most central beaches, it’s one of the most popular …

Beaches & Pools

NAHOON BEACH

Stay? East London Accommodation
Nahoon beach is a surfer’s and swimmer’s paradise and is arguably East London’s most popular beach – we’re talking kilometres of (mostly) uncrowded and unpolluted …

Beaches & Pools

ORIENT BEACH

Stay? East London Accommodation
Lying on the eastern side of the Buffalo River on the south end of the esplanade in The Quigney, Orient beach used to be known as the Sandy Beach until 1907 when a …

Beaches & Pools

BONZA BAY BEACH

Stay? East London Accommodation
Bonza Bay’s beach lies just off the Quinera Lagoon giving you the best of both worlds – wonderful fishing, birding and swimming opportunities as well as mounds of …

Beaches & Pools

IGODA BEACH

Stay? East London Accommodation
Just outside East London, where the Eastern Cape landscapes are characterised by green hills and just about more rivers than trees, is the serenity of the Igoda …

Beaches & Pools

GULU BEACH

Stay? East London Accommodation
Although Gulu Beach is essentially frequented by recreational anglers, it makes for a wonderful day trip during summer, when the wide open beach at the seaward end …

Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs

BUCCANEERS SPORTS PUB AND GRILL

Stay? East London Accommodation
Buccaneers is an institution in East London, having hosted legendary parties, bands and DJ’s over the years. Prepare yourself, because you’re bound to have a night …

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

CAFE BELLA

Stay? East London Accommodation
Cafe Bella, based at Hemingways in East London, is the perfect spot for a fabulous breakfast, satisfying lunch, and a delicious dinner, ending in real Italian …

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

CAFÉ NEO EAST LONDON

Stay? East London Accommodation
Cafe Neo’s name says a lot about it’s ethos: stemming from the Greek word, ‘Kafeneo’, which translates to ‘coffee house’ or ‘social bar and cafe’, which were the …

Cafés & Eateries / Cafés & Coffee Shops

FOOTPRINTS CAFE

Stay? East London Accommodation
What makes Footprints Cafe unique is its unusual and beautiful location, nestled amongst the dunes of the Nahoon Point Nature Reserve, in East London. A …

Cafés & Eateries / Fine Dining

GRAZIA FINE FOOD & WINE

Stay? East London Accommodation
Grazia Fine Food & Wine is a gathering spot for foodies, quickly establishing a name as an upmarket venue, living up to its title of offering fine food. In its …

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

LA VIDA

Stay? East London Accommodation
Taking up one wing of an impressive building cantilevered over the ocean, with a beach-house feel, and spectacular views of the ocean, best appreciated during the …

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

LE PETIT RESTAURANT

Stay? East London Accommodation
Le Petit is a testament to a hands-on chef/owner, who personally sees to his customers and imbues his cuisine with his obvious passion. A qualified chef, Llewellyn …

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

PIER 99

Stay? East London Accommodation
If you’re craving quality Asian-style cuisine, then Pier 99 will be everything you’ve been looking for. A well-established restaurant in East London, it offers a …

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

PRIMI PIATTI EAST LONDON

Stay? East London Accommodation
Primi Piatti is a high energy, fast output restaurant chain with an Italian-style menu. Family-friendly and accommodating, Primi serves breakfast, lunch and supper …

Cafés & Eateries / Family Entertainment / Casual Dining

SHANGHAI RESTAURANT

Stay? East London Accommodation
Shanghai offers delicious Cantonese cooking at affordable prices, from within a casual modern restaurant and sushi bar. Expect to find all your favorite sushi …

Cafés & Eateries / Cafés & Coffee Shops

ROXY COFFEE SHOP

Stay? East London Accommodation
The Roxy Coffee Shop is something different. Run by three sisters, the restaurant has been around since the late 1980’s, proving that they have the recipe for …

Cafés & Eateries / Bistros & Pubs

TWO DOGS BISTRO

Stay? East London Accommodation
If you’re looking for a fine dining experience with heaps of personality, the Two Dogs is it. Extremely successful since opening, this one-of-a-kind bistro is run …

Cafés & Eateries / Casual Dining

ZHONG HUA

Stay? East London Accommodation
Situated on the Beach Road, this 100-seater restaurant is run by Benny who originated from Shanghai and opened Zhon Hua only four years ago. The menu comprises of …

Hiking Trails / Walks & Hiking

THE DASSIE TRAIL

Stay? East London Accommodation
A rather easy two kilometre trail, the Dassie Trail through the Nahoon Estuary Nature Reserve in East London should take you about an hour or so, depending on …