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    Splendid Inn King David

    25 Inverleith Terrace, East London 5201, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent17%
    • Very good14%
    • Average31%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible22%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The mat have a bed smell and this is the second experience in this Hotel. Secondly, the was a day whereby beef stew was not right at all in terms of taste one could see that it was old. Therefore, i suggest that that some...More

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    Reviewed 1 week ago

    This hotel isn't situated in a nice area. I didnt feel safe to go for a walk/jog. The hotel needs an upgrade. Those little box tvs are old AF! The channels are even worse. Food was ok. The highlight was the lunch packs to be...More

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    Thank shumeesh
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    When I came to my room, there was a stench like pesticide but it eventually subsided. There was a towel that seemed to have missed laundry. Dining experience was out of this wold and i would come back

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    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    The King David is a worn out hotel in a worn out part of New London. It took 3 tries to get me a room. The key would not work for the 1st room I was assigned. It appeared that the key card reader had...More

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    Reviewed 9 October 2017

    The staff was very warm and welcoming. The room was clean and had all the relevant facilities. The overall service was great! Although this hotel is does not have the greatest sea-views, you will find comfort in that all amenities are a mere walk away....More

    Thank Yolisa S
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$48 - US$80 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #6 On the Beach Hotel in East London
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 80
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • East London
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