Rainbird About Us




Physical Address:


7 Rainbird Place


Eastern Cape


South Africa







7 Rainbird Place is a comfortable bed and breakfast establishment situated in Gonubie, an increasingly popular holiday destination near to East London. It is the ideal place to stay for business trips, holiday, sporting events, visiting family, or just a stopover. Rainbird is conveniently situated within walking distance to the Gonubie River, close to amenities and shops, and near to the Gonubie Beach and River Mouth with its scenic 500 m long boardwalk. 

The comfortable rooms at Rainbird all feature tea and coffee-making facilities, LED flat-screen TVs with DStv, a bar fridge, a microwave, and Wi-Fi internet access. Guests can enjoy a relaxed dip in the sparkling swimming pool. Off-street undercover parking is provided. The seaside suburb of Gonubie lies 8 km north of East London at the mouth of the Gonubie River. Life is ultra-chilled here and the beach holiday vibe makes it a hot destination for young families. Kids can easily spend days exploring the estuary and rock pools for little fish, shells and other marine creatures. Gonubie beach boasts Blue Flag status and amazing swimming conditions. Protected by lifeguards, the long beach and small waves are perfect for small kids. The river mouth offers a good launching site for boats or for a bit of fishing. A spectacular walkway along the seashore is ideal for sunset strolls and dolphin or whale watching. 

Please note bed and breakfast is optional at an extra rate of R80.00 per person.

Rainbird B&B in Gonubie has been presented with a Best Value Establishment Award.




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