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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hotel is beautiful, friendly staff. Good for business travel. Buffet supper, and a la carte lunch very enjoyable. Location lacks easy access to beach, has no restaurants in close proximity. No complimentary wifi. Received an upgrade to a suite. Television channels limited. Excellent conference facilities. Breakfast not complimentary.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service is poor, dinner for Wednesday night was warmed up dinner from Tuesday night. Carpets in rooms are smelling. They do not do though roughly clean the rooms, the room I was booked in still had belongings of the visitor before me. I'm seriously unhappy with the service to Premier Hotel King David

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Pretoria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Carpet smells so bad,I will suggest u install wooden floors or tiles to accomodate ppl with sinus problem.The rooms are not bad at all except for the above mentioned. The food is gr8 and on point. Tnx

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 February 2017

It is a decent hotel but the location is not great, it is more appropriate for business travel. The service was great and the stuff very friendly, the breakfast was expensive and quality of food average.

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Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 31 January 2017

The hotel is located in a less than desirable area in town - lots of noise coming from the streets at night,. No airconditioner, very old TVs, very small room, hardy any rooms are sea facing The lift is old, and uses a spring loaded door, with a trellidor type gate that makes it very hard to get in and...

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Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

Our room faced what seemed to be a shebeen. People were loud and singing all night long. A full on fight broke out between some drunk people in the flats opposite our room which was very disturbing. Rooms were small with no air-con. No room fridge.

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Lusaka, Zambia
Reviewed 23 January 2017

I booked online and on arrival at the hotel i was saddened by the evident wear of the hotel. Though clean it was a far cry from what i expected. The area outside the hotel did not make me feel safe at all and though early in the evening it was busy with pedestrians and cars, i requested a higher...

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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 23 January 2017

1. On arrival i was overwhelmed by the bad smell of the carpet, surely you can invest in some air fresheners or diffusers. 2.The bed linen was dirty and stained and had to sleep on top of my own towel. 3. It was an inconvinience that one has to go outside to the common ironing room, surely you can invest...

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Old rooms setup and old TV's.The place could use some renovations in the rooms' setup and bathrooms.It's really not worth the money one has to pay, even the Delux rooms are not so delux compared to other Premier Hotels in the Country.

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Greater Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 January 2017

Exceptional staff in an otherwise very average environment. Although fairly clean, the suite had dirty marks on the walls and carpets and was quite plain. The suite had a television set from the 80's, not that this was important to my trip but it is not fun for a family at leisure. The fridge stands on the carpet and was...

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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
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre 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 Splendid Inn 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 Splendid Inn 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 Splendid Inn King David

Address: 25 Inverleith Terrace, East London 5201, South Africa (Formerly Premier Hotel King David)
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > East London
Price Range: €47 - €79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Splendid Inn King David 3*
Number of rooms: 80
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#6 On the Beach Hotel in East London
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“Rooms higher up 3rd and 4th floor are quiet with views of the ocean and harbour entrance”
shaolinaw, 4 Apr 2017 | Read review
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