From exhibitions, gala banquets, cocktails functions, conventions, breakfasts and formal dinners to conferences, seminars and launches, the East London International Convention Centre is standing by to assist clients with innovative ideas, and a refreshing wealth of features and services
With invitingly sleek furnishings, a tranquil coastal location and commitment to exceptional service, you are guaranteed of an unforgettable experience when selecting our world class, elegantly designed Convention Centre for your next corporate or social event. Combined with a spectacular setting alongside the Indian Ocean, each space has been exclusively designed to portray an unparalleled level of glamour and unsurpassed elegance
If you are planning your next corporate or social event in East London, make your reservation at one of the most outstanding convention centres in South Africa. Our knowledgeable staff will help manage your event, create designer mouth-watering menus, assist with exhibition planning, hiring of equipment and finally the execution of a seamless, unique and prestigious event. Find all the above services in one magnificent, well designed, modern facility. The ELICC has become well known for creating memorable and spectacular events.
We, together with our clients, create magic.
The East London International Convention Centre is located within the Marine Park Complex on the East London Esplanade and incorporates the 260 roomed Premier Hotel EL ICC, as well as the adjacent 175 rooms of the Premier Hotel Regent, offering a range of accommodation options to complement the ELICC.
Situated in East London, the gateway to Africa’s Sunshine and Wild Coasts, the ELICC is located on the Esplanade, a mere 10 minutes to major shopping, entertainment and sporting facilities. The ELICC is only 15 minutes to the East London Airport, the Industrial Development Zone and all major industries
East London is the gateway to the Wild Coast of Africa, iconic wildlife, and perfect waves. It is South Africa’s only river port city in the Eastern Cape Province, with over 267,000 residents. The top attractions of this destination include the Mercedes-Benz Coastal Education and Visitor Centre at Nahoon Point Nature Reserve, which is home to The Reef Cafe and a small Surfing Museum.
Other attractions include the East London Aquarium, Orient and Nahoon Beaches, Hemingways Mall, the magnificent East London Golf Club, host to the South Africa Open on numerous occasions. For a walk on the wild side, visit our Premier Resort Mpongo Private Game Reserve or explore coastal hikes, horse trails, some gentle river paddling and awesome surfing.
There are great cultural attractions, the natural history museum where one can see the only dodo egg in existence and the first specimen of a Coelacanth – there’s a great exhibit outlining the history of this awesome prehistoric fish, previously known only from the fossil record, it was assumed to be extinct, and is believed to be the missing link between aquatic and terrestrial animals.