Garden Court Mthatha

Nelson Mandela Drive, Mthatha, Mthatha, 5100

About Garden Court Mthatha

Garden Court Mthatha is situated in the beautiful South African province of the Eastern Cape, between East London and Durban. It effectively combines budget accommodation with convenient access and excellent service, making it perfect for couples, families or business travellers.

Garden Court Mthatha is just off the N2 motorway and is close to the city centre and the airport. In addition, the stunning seaside resort of Port St Johns is nearby. This area is famous for its wild scenery, pristine beaches and rural way of life. The Nduli Game Reserve is home to a variety of fauna and flora, luring guests from afar to admire some of Africa's natural treasures.


The rooms at Garden Court Mthatha are spacious and comfortable, offering all of the amenities and conveniences that one would expect from a Southern Sun Hotel. Some of the facilities include a television with satellite, private bathroom with a combined bath and shower, direct-dial telephone, air-conditioning, modem point, work desk, wardrobes, hairdryer and tea- and coffee-making facilities.

Physically challenged guests should discuss their needs with the hotel staff when booking a room. There is one specially adapted room to accommodate physically challenged guests in comfort and style.


In addition to the fantastic in-room facilities, there are a number of services offered by the hotel to ensure that guests feel pampered and cared for during their stay.
All areas are air-conditioned for the comfort of the guests and the concierge is available to satisfy a variety of needs and requests. Additional services include wake-up calls, babysitting, laundry, valet, a safety deposit box, a doctor on call and secure parking at no extra cost.

Business Services

The Garden Court Mthatha is popular amongst corporate travellers that are conducting important meetings in the area or who are travelling through the Eastern Cape en route to another South African destination. As such, the hotel has made several business services available for the convenience of such ones. These services are:

  •     Wireless Internet access in all public areas at all times
  •     Workstations
  •     Photocopying services
  •     Faxing services
  •     Secretarial services
  •     Two meeting rooms, each accommodating up to 50 delegates


Garden Grill Restaurant
Savour a delicious breakfast to prepare for a busy day in meetings or exploring the Eastern Cape. Dinners are either buffet or a-la-carte and provide something for everyone.


The Garden Court Mthatha has an outdoor swimming pool in which guests and families may relax under the hot African sun.

Further afield, guests will find a well-equipped fitness centre, golf course, squash courts, tennis courts and retreats in which to go trout fishing for some peace and quiet.


The Garden Court Mthatha is centrally situated. It is only five kilometres from Nelson Mandela Hospital and Mthatha Country Club, seven kilometres from St Mary's Hospital and Mandela Museum and 15 kilometres from the Mthatha Airport.

Room Types


  • 117 Standard
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King Suite

  • King Suite
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