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Premier Hotel King David

25 Inverleith Terrace, Quigney, East London 5211, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel)
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Mthatha, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was v.nice to sleep in Premier Hotel King David,easy direction to the hotel,no delays on your arrival we were warm welcomed by the nice and humble staff, clean bathrooms,nice breakfast, and nice rooms.

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Thank you for your 4 star rating, we look forward to seeing you again. More 

Richards Bay, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Staff awesome but the hotel needs a serious upgrade. Carpets are filthy, bathrooms grouting filthy, everything is outdated. Bad for a Premier Hotel to display such a lack of interest. Food good but everything else leaves a lot to be desired. Windows needs a serious wash, lift has a capacity for 4 but i battled with my luggage and i... More 

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Mthatha South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Staff very professional , with very good welcoming attitude , I see it as the best in comparison with some that I have utilized . Already started talking about it to friends and family members. No doubt that I will visit again

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Thank you Mrs Mnyamana for your 4 star review. We truly look forward to seeing again. All the best. More 

Durban, South Africa
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A dated run down hotel in a noisy part of town. Carpets are filthy, rooms are noisy and even basic amenities like a two prong plug in the room are absent. Stay try hard but the hotel is abysmal. Avoid!!!!!!!!

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Good day. Firstly let me apologise for your unpleasant stay. I would like to inform you that we do have 2 other 4 star hotels located on the beachfront within our group. We will gladly assist you with staying at one of the Hotels on your next visit. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016

The staff were really helpful and I felt that they were commited to satisfy the guests and as well do what they employed to do. And good job to the professional Mzimkhulu and the rest of the reception staff and housekeeping.

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Thank you for your 5 star rating, we look forward to seeing you again. More 

Mthatha, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Shocking the bathrooms are so out dated and discolored the hair dryer that was on the wall was a waste of time. Had dinner in the dining room ordered the line fish it was very nice but the cost that was on the menu and what they charged was different. Enquired about it gave me a new invoice with the... More 

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Port Alfred
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Although the Premier Hotel King David in Quigney is not on the beachfront I would rather stay there as I can’t imagine better value for money or service excellence anywhere else in East London. The front office manager, Lucy, is a warm, lovely, accommodating person who treats all guests as VIPs. Like all other staff members she is professional and... More 

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Thank you for your 5 star rating, we look forward to seeing you again. More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2016

the room smelt terrible, the carpet was filthy and stained, the duvet cover was broken, the plugs were not working. overpriced and not 3 star. irons not available for room use. lamps on desk not working. shaver unit not working

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016

Hotel is fine to kust sleep but not for a holiday period. Parking system is a hassle as no internal access. Floors need cleaning and windows are dusty. Staff are very friendly though. Tv reception is not very good.

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Pretoria, South Africa
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2016

I was very disappointed with the overall experience as well as the state of the hotel. The hotel condition is very poor from the reception area to the rooms. In my room whenever I tried to switch on the bathroom lights an unbearable noise came resulting me using the bathroom in the dark. The hotel told me to park in... More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
East London, also known as Buffalo City, lies at the heart of the Inyathi Buffalo route. Although it is one of South Africa's smaller cities, East London is filled with historical depth, a variety of cultural attractions, beautiful people & sandy beaches. It is just a short stroll from one of these spectacular beaches that Premier Hotel King David is situated.Premier Hotel King David offers 80 bedrooms and six conference rooms - able to cater for conventions, conferences, corporate launches, weddings, birthday parties, cocktail evenings and business meetings. Beautiful Victorian buildings, historical attractions & several sporting facilities are all in close proximity to Premier Hotel King David. Guests can enjoy a day at the beach, take a boat trip, enjoy a stroll along the Esplanade or enjoy a round of golf at the oldest golf club in South Africa.Premier Hotel King David offers six conference rooms, able to cater for conventions, conferences, corporate launches, weddings, birthday parties, cocktail evenings and business meetings. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Premier Hotel King David

Address: 25 Inverleith Terrace, Quigney, East London 5211, South Africa (Formerly Protea Hotel)
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > East London
Price Range: $45 - $79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Premier Hotel King David 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in East London
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