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The Loerie Hide

2B Sheerness Road | Bonnie Doon, East London, South Africa
The Loerie Hide

58 reviews from our community

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Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Muizenberg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

Lush, green fauna. Tropical bird sounds. Fresh, natural smells. And that's all experienced from INSIDE the rooms! Susie Rainer, Monica and the rest of the LH team is genuinely dedicated to providing personal care and attention to guests. Nothing is too much of an effort to them. I felt treated, revived and "special" again after my stay at Loerie Hide.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

A massive thank you to Susie for one of the best B&B I have ever stayed at. Besides the high standard of the room the surrounding forest is breathtaking. Thanks to Monica as well for the delicious breakfast... Big thumbs up!!! Go check it out!!

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Sherwood Park, Canada
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8 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Be prepared for stairs, and lots of them. The parking is tight and the brick stairs a plentiful but it all adds to the character and ambiance of this place. There is work to be done here but you'll love the character here, it's like staying in a Roundavel with the thatched roof and jungle just outside your door. Love... More 

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Edmonton, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

The Guest house maintains the flavor of Africa with Rondawal style units; well appointed and comfortable. The terraced grounds and gardens are adorned with a wide variety of flowering plants. The parking is very limited. There are lots of short flights of stairs from the main level if you are in one of the lower units. Sue and her staff... More 

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St. Tropez
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5 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We passed 2 nights in the guesthouse. We came as guests and left as friends. The stay there is in such a warm and nice atmosphere that we can not imagine that there is a better place in East London to sleep. We slept in the French room with a phantastic view and a splendid decoration.

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Wiesbaden, Germany
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

We spent 3 fantastic nights at the B+B. Thanks to Tracey and the staff who made us feel very welcome. The day started off with a delicious breakfast sitting on a beautiful terrace. The room was very stylish. We enjoyed our sundowner on the balcony. Even our daughter had found a little friend, Bella the dog!

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

Not only an exquisite setting with beautiful views but top service as well. We would most certainly recommend The Loerie Hide to anyone passing through E.L or perhaps even a weekend away for a ''home away from home'' experience. The French room was a magical experience for my fiance and I. A big THANK YOU to Sue and her team... More 

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Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape, South Africa
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13 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 22, 2015

We visited The Loerie Hide B&B for two nights, so that we could watch the Windies v. Proteas at Buffalo Park. Sue, Tracy and Monica make up a team that are friendly and professional, and this bed and breakfast is run like clockwork; there is nothing that is too much bother for them. We stayed in the Versailles Room, which... More 

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1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

We really enjoyed our stay at loerie , beautiful atmosphere , beautiful view , we loved everything about it , from the room to the service , we are very gratetful to Tracy for such a warm welcome, her affectionate smile and laughter made us so comfortable and we felt at home, not forgetting Monica who made the loveliest breakfast... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great accommodation, good security, very nice breakfast. We spent 7 days at The Loerie Hide and enjoyed our stay so much we returned for a further 5 days. Sue, Tracy, Monica and Tulisa made us very welcome, were extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and furnished in an African style, reminiscent of "Out of Africa". Our 3 adult... More 

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