Arum Guest House is situated on Kenyon Crescent, Bonnie Doon located in an up market and safe residential suburb. Being a stroll away from East London's premier golf club, Nahoon beach, the gateway to the Wild Coast as well as five minutes drive from the city, Beacon Bay and sport amenities, makes Arum House the perfect choice for your accommodation.

All our eight rooms are luxuriously furnished and have modern en-suite, fully equipped bathrooms, heated towel rails, bar fridge and microwave. Each of the rooms are equipped with flat screen TV's with DStv channels, king size beds in most rooms, WIFI internet connection, air conditioner, electronic safe, tea and coffee (ground coffee with plunger included). There is no charge for the use of WIFI Internet connection.

Enjoy a peaceful sleep knowing that the bed, the linen as well as the soft and fluffy white towels are of the finest quality. The curtains are specially made to block out light and external noise should you choose to have an afternoon nap.


  • The establishment is located in a quiet residential area with no traffic noise, has a private entrance with a 2.5 m solid perimeter wall and electronic access card control to ensure your piece of mind.
  • 24-hour CCTV surveillance and armed response alarm system is installed because we value the safety of our guests.
  • We also have a generator so no more black outs when staying with us.

We offer you a delicious full cooked breakfast, choices of cereals, fresh fruit, yogurts, cheese, jams, muffins and toasts etc. Freshly blended ground coffee is served with each breakfast.

The Bonnie Doon and Berea area caters for a wide variety of take-away foods with the Spar Deli (open until 21:00),  La Petite Restaurant (one of the best a la carte restaurants in town) only located walking distance (50m) from the Guest House.

We would be happy to make restaurant reservations for you. Should you prefer to braai, we will supply the firewood, utensils and cutlery that you would require. On request, the braai can be facilitated for you.

Lunchboxes can be arranged for you on request.

Your laundry can be taken care of on request within a few hours (weather permitting).

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • AA Superior Accommodation
  • Tourism Grading - 4 Stars
  • ceiling fans in bedrooms
  • DSTV (Hotel Bouquet)
  • generator
  • internet facilities
  • laundry facilities (less than 2km)
  • laundry facilities onsite
  • lock-up safe
  • Malaria free
  • medical facilities (less than 5km)
  • movies / cinema (less than 5km)
  • parking all onsite
  • serviced
  • tea / coffee making facilities
  • washing machine onsite
  • wifi