Private River Resort - Accommodation, Wedding Venue & Conferencing

Web Ref #: 694
Price: From R 1060 per night per Couple
Location: East London

Situated on the banks of the Gulu River just 14 km away from the East London airport, this private resort is the perfect destination for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of the city.


Offering personal attention, clean and welcoming accommodation, great food and amazing views in a breathtaking natural earthy setting.


Pack your bags and the kids, and escape for some well deserved down time on the beautiful unspoiled rivers and beaches of the Sunshine Coast in the Eastern Cape.


The property specialises in:


Function Venue (Corporate and Private Functions)

Catering (in-house and external)


Weddings and Event Co-Ordination


Accommodation rests gently on a hill overlooking the garden within walking distance of the beautiful Gulu River and approximately 2 km from the Gulu beach.


8 Double rooms and 2 Family units which can accommodate 2 adults and 2 children with self-catering kitchenette facilities.


Each room has TV and DSTV facilities, air-conditioning, a private deck and daily servicing is included.


Both hot and cold breakfast is included daily. Dinner is available at an additional charge.


Surrounded by nature and tranquillity, the Resort is the perfect destination for a private or corporate function, offering 2 venue options to meet your specific requirements.


2 Qualified Event Coordinators & chefs are available to help plan both your event and catering needs.


Ideal for:

Christmas Parties

Year End Functions

Strategy Meetings and Product Launches

Farewell Parties

Team Building

Birthday Parties

Anniversary Parties

Engagement Parties

Private Lunches (minimum 12 guests)

Baby Showers



2 Separate conferencing venues seat 70 and 120 guests respectively and offer corporate an intimate venue that can be booked exclusively to ensure privacy.


Facilities include:

2 Venues accommodating 70 guests and 120 guests respectively, depending on seating plan.

Projector and Screen, microphone and podium.

Draping if required



The Conferencing package includes:

Venue hire

Coffee / tea / juice and savoury snacks in the morning

A buffet lunch

Coffee / tea / juice and sweet snack in the afternoon

A bottle of still water, cordials, mints, pens and booklets on the tables


Wedding Venue:

Celebrate your new life together with a romantic wedding ceremony and reception on the banks of the Gulu River.


2 Qualified event coordinators and chefs and the dedicated staff will handle all the arrangements leaving you free to relax and enjoy your special day.


The uniquely roofed wedding chapel can be draped and has huge windows that make the best of the stunning views of the river on show.


Accommodating up to a maximum of 100 guests, this is the perfect location for a wedding reception.


The fully licensed bar will supply all liquor, soft drinks, spirits, wines and sparkling wines required on a cash or TAB  basis. Corkage is not allowed and no alcohol may be brought onto the premises.


2017 Winter Special:

01 June - 31 August 2017: R 440 per person sharing, R 550 single occupancy, including breakfast

Listing TypeHoliday Homes
# of Single Bedrooms 0
# of Double Bedrooms14
Bathrooms 14
En Suite14
Wheelchair FriendlyNo
Sea ViewNo
Mountain ViewNo
City ViewNo
Off Street Parking50 cars
Garage Parking0 cars
Swimming PoolNo
Entertainment AreaYes