About Us 

Discover the Ocean on your doorstep


Gonubie Hotel established in 1915, is a family run hotel located on the waters edge of the infamous town Gonubie in the Eastern Cape, an extremely picture perfect, hip and vibrant area. Within a few footsteps of the famous boardwalk which leads you to the beach and lagoon that everyone talks about –making this location a must for all travellers from business to leisure.


On entering this charming hotel, you will immediately sense its special intimate atmosphere that makes you feel like being in your own home. Offering comfortable and relaxing accommodation in 30 en-suite bedrooms, all with free WiFi, DSTV and kettles. Family inter-leading rooms and cots on request. We offer Bed & Breakfast, Dinner, Bed & Breakfast and Full board


Dine at our restaurant, where you’ll bask in the views of the Indian Ocean as you indulge on flavourful dishes and an expansive selection of wines and drinks. With 3 pubs, a residents lounge and dining room, a wedding and conference venue, braai facilities, childminding services, in-room safes and a laundry service. Surfboards, sand boards, body boards, SUPs and canoes are available to hire from an outsourced supplier making this location one for the bucket list.


Activities and attractions include fishing, surfing, canoeing, horse riding, bird watching. Within a 5km radius you can enjoy an 18 hole golf course to.


Hotel Rooms

Elegantly decorated rooms with beautiful sea views. 

Self Catering Apartments

All units are equipped with cutlery, crockery, pots, pans, bed linen and towels (beach towels not included). All units are serviced daily. Braai facilities / on site parking available.



The Gonubie Hotel offers 3 conference venues to suite your requirements. We offer tailor made conference packages at very competitive rates and we pride ourselves on quality of service and outstanding value for money.


Finding the perfect wedding setting for your ‘big day’ is crucial and here at Gonubie Hotel we understand that the perfect venue contributes to your major moment. We have been hosting weddings for over 15 years and with newly renovated spaces we have helped find the perfect venue for our many satisfied clients.


The Deck 

The Deck has unsurpassed sea views where you can often spot dolphins playing in the waves, you may even be lucky enough to spot whales in the bay. An a la Carte Menu and a tasty kiddies menu is offered.

The Captains Cabin 

The oldest local pub in Gonubie with live entertainment every weekend. 

Serving al carte food from the Deck menu.  

The Anchor Bar

Situated a stones throw away from the sea. The Anchor Bar is the perfect location for a quiet drink, a tasty meal or just to rest your feet while you watch the waves crash onto the Gonubie Beach. 

The Galleon 

The Galleon is a warm and cosy venue perfect for birthday parties, meetings and conferences. 



141 Main Road, Gonubie, East - London

043 740 4010 


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