• Guest Rating: (4)
  • TGCSA Grading: TGCSA 4 Star
  • Accommodation Type: Guesthouse, Self-Catering and Bed and Breakfast
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Spoil yourself and enjoy the best in life. Come and experience the ultimate luxury of our up market fully equipped non-smoking B&B or self catering units at affordable rates. We are rated as a four star establishment by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa and rated "SUPERIOR" by the AA Travel Guide.

Bon Vie is situated in Gonubie, an increasingly popular holiday destination near East London. It is the perfect place to stay for business trips, holiday, sporting events, visiting family, or just a stop over! We can also accommodate larger groups (up to 15 people) over the festive seasons.

It is conveniently situated within walking distance to most amenities and shops. The Gonubie Beach and river mouth with its scenic 500m long boardwalk is also nearby.

-Secure Parking
-Shuttle service can be arranged
-Braai / barbecue onsite
-Canoeing (less than 2km)
-Car hire (less than 5km)
-DSTV in room
-Breakfast on request
-Sparkling swimming pool and Jacuzzi
-Exercise facilities (less than 500m)
-10 kilometers drive from the new Hemmingway mall
-Laundry service available on request at a nominal fee.
-15 kilometers drive from Vincent Park, East London.


-Fishing (less than 2km)
-Game drives (less than 30km)
-Internet facilities
-Laundry facilities onsite
-Lock-up safe
-Private airfield (less than 15km)
-East London Airport (25km)
-Restaurant (less than 2km)
-Scuba diving (less than 10km)
-Squash court (less than 1km)
-Tea / coffee making facilities
-Tennis court (less than 1km)
-Water skiing (less than 30km)

Facilities & Services available:
Pets only by Arrangement
Airport Shuttle Service
Laundry Service
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Bar on the Premises
Dining room
Cots available
Fireplace on the Premises
Internet Access
Parking (off-street - covered)
Communal Satellite TV
Swimming Pool
Tennis Court

Bon a Vie is a Guesthouse, Self-Catering and Bed and Breakfast in Gonubie East London Eastern Cape South Africa

From Airport:
- At airport, turn left into Settler Way and carry straight towards East London city centre. At Fritzpatrick Drive , turn left on to the North east Express till you get to N2 towards Mthata.

- From the N2 highway at East London, take the Gonubie turn-off. Follow the Gonubie Main road towards Gonubie for approximately 7 km.

- Turn right at 7th Street (just after the Gonubie Butchery). Turn right into 13th Avenue (the very first street). We are the 3rd house on the left (number 6).

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Rooms and Units Available at Bon a Vie

The garden unit with its own enclosed garden and private entrance sleeps up to 3 and consists of:
-Bedroom with queen sized bed - linen and towels supplied.
-A open plan Lounge/kitchen with a 32" Plasma TV (DSTV), sleeper couch 4 plate stove, microwave and fridge freezer.

The 2 bedroom unit with its own entrance and garage sleeps up to 4 and consists of:
Main bedroom:
-Queen sized bed - linen and towels supplied.
-Spotless en suite bathroom with bath and shower.
-Sliding door opens up on balcony

Open plan Lounge/kitchen/dining room:
-DSTV & Hi Fi
-Sleeper couch
-Sliding door opens up on balcony
-4 plate stove, microwave and fridge freezer

Second bedroom:
-Double bed - linen and towels supplied.
-Spotless en suite with shower.

Latest Reviews
Comfortable and spacious
Ian Smith Aug 2014
Wonderful place, great hospitality and has everything that opens and shuts :)
Matthew Gibson (BNOC) Mar 2014
A very pleasant stay with very friendly hosts.
Francois Louw Jan 2011
A very neat, well maintained and cosy unit in an ideal location. We thoroughly enjoyed our stay, and recommend the establishment.
Sada Moodley Jun 2010
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