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    Road Lodge East London

    Cheltenham Road | Selbourne, East London 5201, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent15%
    • Very good38%
    • Average30%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible12%
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    “budget hotel” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 39 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    It has everything that is needed for an overnight stay. Very Comfortable. The staff were very friendly. Night staff very helpful. Affordable. We would definitely recommend your place to all friends and family.

    Thank OllieRay
    Response from The_CLHG_Team, The CLHG Team at Road Lodge East LondonResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for leaving such a great review, its great to hear you enjoyed your stay. Please come back again soon.

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    We stayed there for a hospitality awards function in town. The hotel won the award for best 1 star in the province at that awards. Well deserved. Very friendly reception staff. Shift manager that goes out of his way to help. Good amenities. Pool, Good...More

    Thank wnnryfourie
    Response from The_CLHG_Team, The CLHG Team at Road Lodge East LondonResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for leaving such a positive review! We are pleased you enjoyed the facilities, WiFi and most importantly, the service from our team! We look forward to having you back soon.

    Reviewed June 16, 2017 via mobile

    Room was clean & equipped with flat screen Tv & a/c. Bathroom albeit on the small side was clean. Breakfast served in downstairs area with basic buffet offering but sufficient. Well located & quiet enough if ones a light sleeper. If you're looking for good...More

    Thank PauloDA_38
    Response from CLHG_PR_Consultant, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge East LondonResponded June 20, 2017

    Thank you for staying with us. We are glad to hear that we met your expectations. It is always very rewarding to receive such a great feedback. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon

    Reviewed January 22, 2017 via mobile

    If you looking for well priced simple Accomodation this is the place for you. The room is comfortable and has everything you need to enjoy your stay. I think my only complaint would be, I wish the shower was a little bigger! Great simple breakfast....More

    Thank Shaun A
    Response from Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge East LondonResponded February 2, 2017

    Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

    Reviewed December 31, 2016

    I do know this is a budget hotel. However, no kettle, tea or coffee is a bit of a let down. Also the air con trips every 15 minutes and only cicks in again after 15 or 20 min - manually. Cannot wait to leave...More

    Thank langley122016
    Response from Angus M, Public Relations Manager at Road Lodge East LondonResponded January 13, 2017

    Thank you for staying with us. We’re sorry you did not enjoy your stay and will consider the matters you have raised.

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • $42 - $47 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Hotel Style
    • #5 On the Beach Hotel in East London
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 90
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    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • East London
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    mrsshaik
    August 19, 2015|
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    Response from The_CLHG_Team | Property representative |
    Good day Mrs Shaik thank you for getting in touch with us. I would suggest you call the reception at East London Road Lodge and request they give you a room with a double bed.
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    "No good reason to use this hotel unless you have no other option"
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    "Actually all rooms are ok cause there is no see view at all"
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    "ask for a room away from the road, but traffic noise was not an issue"
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    "Ground floor is better as there is no lift."
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