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Areena Riverside Resort
4 stars

Areena Riverside Resort

East Coast Resorts Road, 5259 East London, Eastern Cape, South Africa
+27 437 343 055

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based on 203 reviews

Areena Riverside Resort
za 20.04
wo 24.04
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Double room
Standard room

About Areena Riverside Resort

  • Resort Room
    Enjoy the many amenities of the resort
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Situated 23 km from East London, Areena Riverside Resort offers self-catering accommodations with views of wildlife and the Kwelera River. It features an outdoor pool and a restaurant. All Areena’s rooms and chalets include balconies, well-equipped kitchens and seating areas with TVs. There are private barbecue facilities available in each unit. Fine-quality linen is also provided. Guests can enjoy a meal in the riverside family restaurant, or watch a game on the large screen TV located in the pub. Nearby activates include fishing, hiking and canoeing. The resort’s trained guides can arrange cruises to the river mouth and beach. Boat parking is possible along the jetty. Free public parking is available on site.

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Latest deals for Areena Riverside Resort

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wo 24.04
Double room
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1 double bed
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Standard room
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*Total includes estimated local taxes & fees payable on check out.

Prices are based on 1 night including VAT, excluding local taxes and fees.

Amenities at Areena Riverside Resort

  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa and wellness center
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tennis
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Free toiletries
  • Shampoo
  • Heating
  • Body soap
  • Trash cans
  • Conditioner


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Kitchenware
  • Stovetop
  • Kettle
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Beach access
  • Fishing
  • Game room
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Darts
  • Archery
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table


  • River view
  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Storage available


  • Shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden


  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge

Family friendly

  • Kids meals
  • Kid-friendly buffet
  • Indoor play area
  • Kids' outdoor play equipment
  • Playground

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Private entrance

Pool and spa

  • Spa and wellness center
  • Massage
  • Outdoor pool


  • Electric blankets
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Key access
  • Bottle of water


  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping


  • Tennis

Reviews of Areena Riverside Resort

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East Coast Resorts Road, 5259 East London, Eastern Cape

What's nearby

  • Bonza Bay Beach13.6 km
  • Nahoon Beach15.6 km
  • Eastern Beach18.8 km
  • Buffalo City Stadium20 km
  • Jan Smuts Stadium20 km
  • Nahoon Dam23.6 km
  • Bridle Drift Dam33 km



Check in anytime after 14:30, check out anytime before 10:30


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

When to book a room at Areena Riverside Resort

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FAQs when booking at Areena Riverside Resort

  • Where is Areena Riverside Resort located?

    Areena Riverside Resort is located at East Coast Resorts Road, 20.2 km from the center of East London. Bonza Bay Beach is the closest landmark to Areena Riverside Resort.

  • When is check-in time and check-out time at Areena Riverside Resort?

    Check-in time is 14:30 and check-out time is 10:30 at Areena Riverside Resort.

  • Does Areena Riverside Resort offer free Wi-Fi?

    Yes, Areena Riverside Resort offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Does Areena Riverside Resort offer free parking?

    Yes, Areena Riverside Resort offers free parking.

  • How far is Areena Riverside Resort from the airport?

    Areena Riverside Resort is 27.6 km from East London. Areena Riverside Resort is 159.2 km from Mthatha Umtata.

  • Does Areena Riverside Resort have a pool?

    Yes, Areena Riverside Resort has a pool onsite.

  • How does KAYAK find such great Areena Riverside Resort hotel deals?

    KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at Areena Riverside Resort in East London and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at Areena Riverside Resort and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for Areena Riverside Resort.

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Distance to city center

20.2 km

Nearest Airport

East London

Distance to airport

27.6 km