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Mpekweni Beach Resort

R72 Coastal Road between Port Alfred & East London, East London 6170, South Africa
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Mpekweni Beach Resort
Ranked #1 of 110 East London B&B and Inns
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Rating summary
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 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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East London, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dear Colin, My wife and two kids just spent two nights at your beach resort and it was awesome! From the massage and nail treatments to the beautiful beach, pool area, comfortable rooms, delicious meals, friendly, helpful staff and safe and secure environment. We had a very relaxing time and enjoyed every moment of it. It seemed as if we... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Pitt family Thank you for taking the time to post your experience at Mpekweni on Tripadvisor. We are thrilled to hear that you had a great time. I trust that the family managed to get some quality time together and get to reconnect. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort in the near future. Kind Regards... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014

In terms of beautiful...This is a beautiful setting with miles of beach all to yourselves. Our rooms were awesome because they were right at the front by the sea. In terms if big, besides big beaches the food portions are huge (maybe too big and I'm a big eater). I felt the hotel was wasting providing such massive portions. However... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Crayg Thanks so much for your review. We are pleased that you managed to appreciate a little piece of our paradise. we look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort in the near future. Kind Regards Colin More

East London
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014 via mobile

I don't have any relationship whatsover with the owners/employees of Mpekweni.I gained a valuable experience to host the conference or event cause the hotel is so spacious,friendly etc.In my own opinion it's a 5 star hotel because of its facilities

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Ayabulela Thanks for your review it is much appreciated. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Resort in the foreseeable future. Kind regards Colin More

JHB
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

Well where do you start.....we visited Mpekweni for 2 weeks in Dec and had an absolutely amazing time. Fantastic location, amazing facilities, incredible staff, delicious food, lovely accomodation, great fishing etc etc we will definately be back. Special mention to Lennox, Celeste and Jafar - totally amazing service - actually all the staff all round - nothing was ever to... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear IlanaJhb Thank you so much for sharing your experience on Tripadvisor. It is even more pleasing to note that we have added value to you and your family's stay. I will ensure to single out and praise the staff concerned in our next general staff meeting which will be held shortly. We look forward to welcoming you back to... More

St. Andrews, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2014

Imagine heavenly ocean swims with dolphins frolicking in the surf nearby, lazying about in the warm estuary/lagoon, relaxing by the pool or on the magnificently manicured lawns, dining on exciting food and sipping delicious cocktails...The Mpekweni rates 10/10 on all aspects, outstanding staff whose default position is first class service, comfortable and spotlessly clean rooms and facilities, activities for ages... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Suki G Apologies for the belated response but I have been out of the country. Thank you so much for your feedback. I am thrilled to hear that we have added value to you and your family's well deserved break. i will be sure to pass on your reviews to all staff concerned. we look forward to seeing you... More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2014

We have just returned from our December break, venturing down to the Eastern Cape for the first time to try out the Mpekweni Beach Resort which came highly recommended to us. We have 18 month old twins and Mpekweni proved to be just the place for the family to relax and enjoy one of the best holidays we have ever... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Braun Family Thank you for taking the time out to give us your views. Glad that you enjoyed our little piece of paradise. I will forward your comments on to Paul and the team. We look forward to seeing you again in December. Kind Regards Colin More

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

We have recently returned from a phenomenal holiday at Mpekweni. The service we received was brilliant. At one point it felt like there was more staff to residents. The PRO's who are there to look after the kids were brilliant. Our children were well cared for and looked after. The facilities at the resort were very clean and well maintained.... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Good Morning Richard Thanks so much for the review. I am pleased that we managed to achieve what we set out to do, ensure that all our guests have a great experience and get time to reconnect with family. I will ensure that your review is passed on to those who made it count. We look forward to welcoming you... More

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

We have just returned home from a very special 4 nights at Mpekweni with our two small children (1 and 3). From the moment we arrived until we left, the service provided by their staff was superb. They are friendly, helpful and go above and beyond to accommodate a family's every need. Service with a smile that comes from the... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to pen your review. We are thrilled to hear that you had a great time at Mpekweni. we will ensure to commend those responsible for making your stay a memorable one.We look forward to welcoming you back at the resort. Kind Regards Colin More

Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

My daughter recently had her wedding at Mpekweni Beach Resort. 26 October 2013 The whole weekend that my wife and I spent there was just too wonderful. 1. Thanks to the 2 ladies who attended our every need and managed the wedding arrangements just perfectly, it was a tremendous success! 2. The food at every sitting was awesome!! 3. The... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time out to write a review on our Resort. We always need to know what you experience as our guests, be it positive or not as we can only remedy problems that we know of. It is also great to know that you have had a wonderful time as we can commend those... More

Strand, Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

To Celeste Meintjies who made us feel more than welcome and the rest of the staff, you are the best! Everybody made us feel very special from breadkfast until dinner and in between! Although there weren't any children for my son to make friends with and we had to keep him busy, we had a terrific time. Between the foozball,... More

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colinwd, Owner at Mpekweni Beach Resort, responded to this review

Dear Hannetjie Thank you for taking the time out to write about your break at Mpekweni. I will inform Celeste about your compliments. It is encouraging to note that we seem to be on the right track. we look forward to welcoming you back at Mpekweni again. Kind Regards Colin More

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Additional Information about Mpekweni Beach Resort

Also Known As:
Mpekweni Beach Hotel East London
Mpekweni Beach Hotel
Address: R72 Coastal Road between Port Alfred & East London, East London 6170, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > East London
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Beverage Selection Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Parking Children Activities ( Kid / Family Friendly ) Kitchenette Room Service Spa Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #1 of 110 B&Bs / Inns in East London
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Whatever your budget and preferences, Mpekweni has a room type to suit your needs. Choose from our range of inter-leading shower rooms and family deck rooms with pool views, to lagoon-facing rooms and beachfront twin rooms. Mpekweni Beach Resort also boasts the new multistory Mpekweni Suites, complete with manicured gardens and spectacular sea views. All bedrooms are non-smoking. ... more   less 

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