We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Southern Sun Hemingways

Save
Traveller (21)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (3)
Ratings and reviews
Certificate of Excellence
Ratings
Location
Cleanliness
Service
Value
Travellers talk about
“shopping mall”(20 reviews)
“under one roof”(4 reviews)
View all reviews
What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Fitness centre
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
4 Star Hotel
East London is one of South Africa’s best kept secrets with a multitude of attractions but still maintaining that small town feel. The Hemingways Hotel is situated adjacent to the Hemingways Casino and Hemingways mall. It affords easy access to all the major highways, national roads and...
View all hotel information
Location and contact
Cnr Western Avenue and Two Rivers Drive | Vincent, East London 5200, South Africa
10.3 km to East London Airport
29 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
View nearby attractions and restaurants
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (352)
Filter reviews
351 results
Traveller rating
220
93
25
8
5
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
220
93
25
8
5
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsshopping mallunder one roofexcellent serviceenjoyed my stayeasy accesstsogo sunchecking infamily roomkeep up the good workhotel is situatedout of this worldroom servicefriends and familyawesome stayhome away from homecomfortable stayreception staff
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 351 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

THANK YOU HEMINGWAY'S CASINO FOR THE VOUCHER TO STAY IN SOUTHERN SUN HEMINGWAY'S. We arrived at the boom gate, and the security man was so friendly, told us were to park and how to get to the reception. And that he will also look after...More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank attietrollipuw
Response from Retabile, General Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded 6 days ago

Dear Traveller, Thank you for your positive review, this most certainly aids us in keeping our staff motivated and inspired to offer fantastic service. Our guests comfort is our first priority and meeting your expectation is our greatest wish. We do hope your next visit...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Business trips June 2017 and Feb 2018. Good stay with nice rooms, good breakfast and average selection of tv channels. The hotel is very close to the Hemingways mall where a large selection of restaurants and shops are easy to access.

Thank DeVille666
Response from Retabile, General Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Traveller, Thank you for recommending us on this platform and for choosing our property. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours in Service Retabile Radebe General Manager Southern Sun Hemingways

Reviewed 1 week ago

Staying in at Hemingways was a good experience. Even though the room was quite small. The staff assistance however was exceptional. I will certainly refer my firends and family to come and experience the East London stary.More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank Nogolide
Response from Retabile, General Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Traveller, Thank you for your most recent stay with us and for recommending us on this platform. We are delighted to hear that you had a great stay with us. Please do feel free to enquire about spacious room types upon your next visit....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a very beautiful stay at the hotel, everything went according to my expectations. Friendly staff and good service. The breakfast was the most wonderful meal that I have enjoyed. Keep up the good work.More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank znludidi
Response from Retabile, General Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded 1 week ago

Dear Traveller, Thank you for your most recent stay with us and for your amazing comments. Your comments will be shared with the rest of the team. We look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Yours in Service Retabile Radebe General Manager...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The staff is always welcoming, you can easily create a conversation with them. the hotel always clean, where ever you go in the country. You always get a beautiful experience. I have been in Cape town, Durban, now was in East London and the experience...More

Review collected in partnership with Tsogo Sun Hotels
Thank samnk123
Response from Werner v, Manager at Southern Sun HemingwaysResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Valued Guest, Thank you for your kind review! We truly appreciate your generous words about our staff and facility. It's always a real boost to staff when they get a great feedback and feel their efforts are noticed and appreciated. We look forward to...More

View more reviews
About
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
USD 167 - USD 301 (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
USD 167 - USD 301 (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
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (21)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (3)
Room & Suite (2)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Southern Sun Hemingways staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"The responsiveness of online reservation is good. You need to book in advance so they can offer you better..."
Read review
"Book a room on the 5th floor, its has easy access to the casino."
Read review
"I would go for a higher floor - preferably 4th or 5th floor and away from the conference venue ( less noisy)"
Read review
"All rooms not facing road"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing