Benri B&B and Self Catering is situated in Gonubie, a popular holiday resort on the Eastern Cape Coast, approximately 20 Km form East London.
The swimming beach of Gonubie is one of the few beaches in South Africa that has been awarded Blue Flag status, ensuring a very clean and safe beach, especially for children. The well-known ``Boardwalk`` is a great attraction, giving a person the feeling of almost ``walking on the water``.
Benri`s owners and Hosts, Ben and Ritte, are assisted by Daisy and Lizette and our breakfast chef Phindi who is renowned for her scrumptious breakfasts, whilst Dolly, Conci and Nandi are a great help cleaning rooms and assisting Phindi with the preparation of breakfast.
As a visitor to Benri you will experience quick and efficient service and staff that are determined to make our guests feel at home.
Benri offers ample, secure off-street parking. From the spacious living area on the second level with its wide balconies and panoramic views, guests can relax and enjoy watching the dolphins and whales.
-Self Catering Penthouse
-Secure Parking behind motorized gates
-Spectacular sea views
-Continental or Full English Breakfast on request
-4 Bed & Breakfast units each with a patio, TV, Dstv, Microwave oven, kettle and fridge
For bird watchers we have the Gonubie Nature Reserve, Surfers - East London's premier surfing spot - Nahoon Beach. Aquarium on the Esplanade in East London. The Inkwenkwezi and Mpongo Park game reserves are close to East London. The Strandloper Hiking trail ends in Gonubie. East London Museam is the home of the Coelacanth. Interested in the old method of transport we have the Calgary Transport Museum. In the same direction we also have the Lion park. Those who are willing to take a chance the Hemmingways Casino is about 10km from us.
Take the turn off from N2 Mthatha to Main Road Gonubie. 2nd robot turn right into 3rd Street. Benri is situated on the corner of 3 rd street and Oceanway.
The three level guesthouse comprises of the penthouse and 4 B&B rooms.
The rooms have balconies & sea views. They all have the luxuries of a Flat screen with DStv (selected channels), radio's, safe, aircon/fan, microwave, kettle, tea & coffee facilities and mini bar fridge. The Penthouse is a two bedroom unit with a breathtaking 270 degree sea view, and takes pride of place on the top level.