Quarry Lake Inn is a four-star graded East London guesthouse overlooking a rehabilitated quarry in a quiet suburb of East London. The guesthouse has been in existence for 20 years, providing guests from all over the world with exceptional accommodation facilities and services. With its lush natural surroundings and luxurious Eastern Cape accommodation and venue facilities, Quarry Lake Inn offers something unique to its guests. Indigenous trees and plants were introduced to maintain a natural environment that supports an abundance of bird and animal life. The Inn is ideal for both business and leisure travel to East London, South Africa. Guests can rest assured that they'll be warmly welcomed and attended to by Quarry Lake Inn's professional and friendly staff. Quarry Lake Inn is a three-time consecutive winner in the AA awards program in the category hotel/guest house garni, and has qualified for Hall of Fame status.


Quarry Lake Inn's luxurious accommodation facilities consist of 16 elegantly furnished rooms. These spacious bedrooms open onto balconies or gardens that overlook the swimming pool and lake. All rooms have private entrances and are equipped with the following:

- King-size or twin beds and a sleeper couch
- En-suite bathrooms with separate shower
- Tea and coffee trays, microwaves and stocked bar fridges
- Air-conditioning
- Wireless Internet and Satellite television

Wheelchair Friendly Accommodation

The guesthouse and accommodation facilities are wheelchair friendly. The main entrance is ramped as well as the entrances to the bedrooms, conference venue, deck and pool area. A wheelchair-friendly public restroom is available for conference delegates and guests. One of the bedrooms is fully wheelchair friendly, with handles in the bathroom and a special chair for the bath. One of the en-suite bathrooms has been converted to be fully wheel-chair friendly, meeting all standard requirements for mobility impaired guests.

Conference Venue: East London

In 2007 Quarry Lake Inn extended its guesthouse facilities to include a modern conference venue that seats up to 26 delegates. The venue leads out onto the deck which overlooks the lake and can seat 12 delegates in classroom style, 14 delegates in boardroom configuration and 26 delegates in cinema style.

The tranquil natural surroundings are conducive to productive workshops and training sessions. The air-conditioned venue is equipped with a motorized tabbed screen (2m x 1.5m), ceiling-mounted digital projector, DVD and amplifier, rail-mounted movable flip-chart, white board, as well as Wi-Fi. In the event of a power failure, Quarry Lake Inn has a standby generator ensuring that all guesthouse facilities continue to function.

The accommodation and conference facilities at Quarry Lake Inn are ideal for business travelers who want a relaxed environment that will nurture productivity. Airport transfers can be arranged with the guesthouse.

East London Venue - Intimate Celebrations:

Recent alterations to our dining area and deck allow us to host intimate special occasion or luncheons. The beautiful natural surroundings provide a magical backdrop that will make any special day truly unique.

Dining & Recreation:

Quarry Lake Inn's dining and recreation facilities are ideal for those looking for a home away from home. The guesthouse is centrally located, providing local and international guests with a tranquil base from where they can explore all that East London has to offer.

Our accommodation and bed & breakfast arrangements include a sumptuous, early morning breakfast served in the dining room or on the new sun-drenched deck where guests can enjoy the active bird-life. End off your day with sun-downers on the patio while listening to the sounds of wild geese coming to roost in the evening.

A new bar area has been added to the dining room which will be used for tea/coffee breaks and snacks for conference guests. The friendly staff at Quarry Lake Inn will recommend a nearby restaurant for your evening dinner.

Plunge into the cool blue waters of the swimming pool, or rejuvenate yourself in the sauna. A small gym is available for those who enjoy a more active approach to unwinding.

East London is the gateway to the unspoiled Wild Coast, birthplace of Nelson Mandela. The guesthouse is located close to East London's swimming beaches and golf courses.

  • Awards & Accreditations As Claimed By The Establishment
  • Tourism Grading - 4 Stars