Flights and Car Hire, explores the most visited and highly rated top 50 hotels and bnbs in Port Elizabeth, these rankings are based on popularity and also how many times each facility has received positive ratings. 

1. No 5 by Mantis

1.1 Description

No5 by Mantis

No5 by Mantis

This property is 4 minutes walk from the beach. Located in a suburb of Summerstrand in Port Elizabeth, No 5 by Mantis offers luxurious suites with a private terrace overlooking the landscaped gardens. Facilities include an outdoor lap pool and a spa.The air-conditioned suites of No 5 by Mantis feature an elegant and modern interior. All suites have a minibar, a flat-screen TV, a DVD player, and a lounge area. Room service is available as well.

The Hotel’s Champagne Lounge offers French champagne and select local sparkling wines in an intimate setting. The Jazz Room serves South African cuisine inspired by international flavours.

Guests can watch a movie in the Mounbatten Cinema, which is modeled after Prince Charles’ cinema in his Clarence House residence in London.

No5 by Mantis

No5 by Mantis

No 5 by Mantis is less than a 10-minute drive from Port Elizabeth Airport, and the Indian Ocean is just 100 m away.

Summerstrand is a great choice for travellers interested in beach walks, beachesand sandy beaches.This is our guests’ favourite part of Port Elizabeth, according to independent reviews.

This property also has one of the best-rated locations in Port Elizabeth! Guests are happier about it compared to other properties in the area.

Solo travellers particularly like the location — they rated it 8.8 for a one-person stay.

This property is also rated for the best value in Port Elizabeth! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

1.2 Address

5 Brighton Drive, Summerstrand, 6001 Port Elizabeth, South Africa

1.3 Map with Directions

1.4 Contact Details

1.4.1 Email Address

Not Available

1.4.2 Telephone Number

041 502 6000

2. Paxton Hotel


2.1 Description

Situated only a short walk from the beach, in the heart of Port Elizabeth, this modern hotel impresses with its many facilities and central location.

Close to the airport and marina, the Paxton Hotel features 80 spacious guest rooms. Marvel at views of the harbour from the comfort of your balcony. If you wish, you can order in room service and check your emails via free wired internet.The bar is the ideal spot to enjoy a refreshing drink after a day of sightseeing or travelling. Enjoy a swim in the pool before getting ready for a meeting. The attentive, multi-lingual staff is happy to help whenever assistance is required.

Solo travellers particularly like the location — they rated it 8.4 for a one-person stay.

paxton hotel

paxton hotel

2.2 Address

Carnarvon Place, Humerail, 6001 Port Elizabeth, South Africa

2.3 Map with directions

2.4 Contact Details

2.4.1 Email Address


2.4.2 Telephone Number

+27(0) 41 585 9655

3. Guesthouse Aberdour

3.1 Description

Guesthouse Aberdour

Guesthouse Aberdour

Guesthouse Aberdour is situated in an quiet upmarket neighbourhood, close to the beachfront, offering comfortable self catering accommodation in a tranquil garden setting. Our luxury cottages and en-suite rooms all have private entrance and kitchenette. We are centrally situated in the entertainment hub and beachfront area of Port Elizabeth. We are a five minute drive from the airport and minutes away from historical Central. Your host, Neil, hopes to welcome you to the friendly city of Nelson Mandela Bay. He has been in the hospitality industry for many years and will do his utmost to make your stay pleasant and comfortable.

I am the new owner of Guesthouse Aberdour, since March 2017, after previously owning Toscana Cottage. I enjoy meeting guests from around South Africa and from other countries. I love travelling and hiking, reading and music.

Guesthouse Aberdour is situated within walking distance to the beachfront where you will find stunning blue flag beaches, restaurants, casino and our boardwalk with its musical fountains. The area of Central, provides many historical buildings, landmarks and museums. We are within one hour’s drive to the world renowned Addo National Elephant Park (a must see) and various other private game reserves. Jeffreys Bay (JBay) is also about an hour’s drive.

3.2 Address

9 Aberdour Crescent Humewood, 6013 Port Elizabeth, South Africa

3.3 Map with directions

3.4 Contact Details

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4. The Beach Hotel

4.1 Description

This property is 2 minutes walk from the beach. Located along the beachfront in Port Elizabeth and with views of the Indian Ocean, The Beach Hotel offers brightly decorated rooms with air conditioning. It features 3 restaurants, a pool and a sun terrace with ocean views.

The Beach Hotel

The Beach Hotel

The Beach Hotel

The Beach Hotel

The individually decorated rooms feature heating, a satellite TV and tea-and-coffee making facilities. Each room has a private bathroom and some rooms are sea facing and have a balcony.

A buffet breakfast and a dinner menu is served daily in The Crest, dine Al fresco overlooking the Indian Ocean at The Verandah, which serves a choice of cuisines throughout the day. The Ginger Restaurant specialises in steaks and seafood dishes.

Guests can sunbathe poolside, relax on the sun terrace and enjoy a variety of cocktails or refreshments from the bar. Local activities include snorkelling, swimming and day trips. Pumba Private Game Reserve is a 1-hour drive away.

Port Elizabeth Airport is 5 km away. An airport shuttle service is available upon request.

Summerstrand is a great choice for travellers interested in beach walksbeachesand sandy beaches.

This is our guests’ favourite part of Port Elizabeth, according to independent reviews.

Solo travellers particularly like the location — they rated it 9.2 for a one-person stay.

4.2 Address

Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Summerstrand, 6000 Port Elizabeth, South Africa

4.3 Map with directions

4.4 Contact Details

4.4.1 Email Address

Not available

4.4.2 Telephone Number

041 583 2161