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Blue Lagoon Hotel & Conference Centre

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Blue Bend Place | P.O. Box 2177, East London 5205, South Africa
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Ranked #5 of 11 Hotels in East London
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
CraigEastLondon East London, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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East London, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a lovely stay, rooms were clean and service was great. Spectacular views across the sea and Nahoon river. Deck is great for evening sun-downers and a tasty snack. Breakfast is not for the faint hearted!! delicious! 10 steps and you are on the beach, kids love it here!!

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East London, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our company visited the Blue Lagoon Hotel & Conference Centre during the last week of November 2014 for our annual year-end function. We were very impressed with the delicious food, warm friendly service and beautiful venue. The hotel team's thorough planning and effort resulted in the flawless execution of a very memorable experience thoroughly enjoyed by all our guests. It... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was heavy rainfall during my stay at the hotel. This caused the entrance to the house I stayed in to be flooded. Despite the situation staying this way for two days the hotel staff didn't seem particularly bothered and just put up a warning sign, but did nothing to make sure the guests didn't have to wade through the... More 

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Durban, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

I have just returned from the Blue Lagoon hotel where we stayed in a huge suite overlooking the lagoon. The view from the balcony is stunning with the changing river scene below. The walk down to the river and the beach is very easy. The staff were polite and helpful. When we (two ladies) came in quite late one evening... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

It is hard to imagine a more beautiful setting than the lagoon which our spacious room overlooked at the Blue Lagoon hotel. Travelling with my family and toddler son, we were booked into a suite in B Block and loved our stay. I would recommend it to anyone looking for a tranquil and peaceful spot in East London. I had... More 

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Cape Town
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014 via mobile

This hotel has a stunning location and setting, but it fails miserably in delivering on its potential. Arrival set the scene. A security guard watched me unpack the car and lock it before telling me I would have to move inside a security area if I was checking in. The check in was not much better. I can only presume... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Good ambience. Atmosphere very nice. Rooms are very big. Food is marvellous. Bar is also there. And swimming pool also. Loved i will be back for sure. Reception is also good with lot of space there. and above all free WIFI

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We were booked into the J-Block through Hotel Express - wished for lagoon facing rooms but was not to be through our membership Being in Beacon Bay close to the beach the apartments are easily accessed from the free-way/Nahoon/Gonubee I was pleasantly surprised by the good service we got from the staff here : - promptly brought an iron when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Had a lagoon on and sea-facing room, a few short steps to the hotel gate with access to lagoon and beach. Stayed in September, quiet, and beautiful weather. Even got in a walk on the beach when it was totally deserted, was like being in my own private paradise. Loved!! We'll be back!

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014 via mobile

Service is extremely poor. Staff are unmotivated and have no skills in hospitality. I called for room service at 22H00, the operator who answered my order asked me to call the bar & make a separate order as she was "in the kitchen & not in the bar". Then at 23H30 I got a call after I'd already given up... More 

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Address: Blue Bend Place | P.O. Box 2177, East London 5205, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > East London
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Blue Lagoon Hotel & Conference Centre 4*
Number of rooms: 103
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