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Southern Sun Hemingways

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Overview
  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shopping mall”(19 reviews)
“enjoyed my stay”(12 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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All reviewsshopping mallexcellent serviceenjoyed my staytsogo sunfamily roomchecking inroom serviceawesome stayhome away from homehotel is situatedout of this worldfriends and familyreception staffpleasant staycinemabusinessconvenience
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Room size is a bit of a tight squeeze. When we entered and used the toilet for the first time there was old urine in the toilet bowl that gave off a very foul smell even after the toilet was flushed. How did your cleaning...More

Thank djfg
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Unfortunately didn’t have a good experience at the hotel. Room was extremely small for the price charged. Air conditioner didn’t work. After reporting it, the staff tried to resolve and I was moved to a large smoking room. I was advised that it was the...More

Thank Leilani L
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a frequent visitor and the service has always been excellent. This must be the best Southern Sun in South Africa by far. Staff is super friendly helpful and willing to go the extra mile. Effort has been also made to assist with providing...More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank abduraghmaanm2016
Response from Werner v, Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded yesterday

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your most recent stay and for recommending us on this platform. Your amazing feedback will be shared with the entire team. It's always a real boost to our staff when they get a great feedback and feel their efforts...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The landscape , service , location, staff and food was spectacular . The only problem I had was that the fire alarm went off at 2:30am with the entire hotel having to evacuate and the only attempt at an apology was a small box of...More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank mkgustafson01
Response from Werner v, Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Valued guest, Thank you for our communication and for a candid review of your experience during your most recent stay with us. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. As per our communication we...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Seeing that this hotel is rated 4 stars, I decided to spoil my fiance for his birthday (04th August 2018) I booked the Romantic Package for 2 on the 27th July 2018 and paid the full R 1511.40 due for the room for the night...More

Thank Jessica B
Response from Werner v, Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded yesterday

Dear Jessica B Thank you for taking my call and for a candid review of your experience during your most recent stay with us. Your feedback is extremely valuable to us, as we strive to improve with each and every stay. I greatly appreciate your...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Wheelchair Access
Business Centre with Internet Access
Room Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Conference Facilities
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Casino and Gambling
Details
Price range
US$163 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in East London
#2 Luxury Hotel in East London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
Details
Price range
US$163 - US$307 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Business Hotel in East London
#2 Luxury Hotel in East London
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Traveller (21)
Pool & Beach (3)
Dining (2)
Room & Suite (1)
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"The responsiveness of online reservation is good. You need to book in advance so they can offer you better..."
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"Book a room on the 5th floor, its has easy access to the casino."
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"I would go for a higher floor - preferably 4th or 5th floor and away from the conference venue ( less noisy)"
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"All rooms not facing road"
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