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  • Hotels

    City Lodge Hotels

    Courtyard Hotel Port Elizabeth - The Courtyard Hotel Port Elizabeth is located at one of the city's most popular hot-spots – the Boardwalk Casino and Resort on Marine Drive.

  • City Lodge Hotels

    Courtyard Hotel Port Elizabeth

    The Courtyard Hotel Port Elizabeth is located at one of the city's most popular hot-spots – the Boardwalk Casino and Resort on Marine Drive. With the Humewood Beach directly opposite the hotel, guests don't have far to go to enjoy the many water sport activities on offer at this picturesque Blue Flag beach, or just relax and soak up the sun and year-round holiday atmosphere that has made ...

  • Radisson Hotels

    Radisson Blu Hotel Port Elizabeth

    With its temperate climate and scenic Blue Flag beaches, Port Elizabeth lies on the east coast of South Africa, and visitors to this vibrant city soon come to understand why it is known as the "Friendly City". The Radisson Blu Hotel Port Elizabeth is located on the beachfront at Summerstrand, with a clear view of Algoa Bay. This superb location allows guests easy access to the beaches and ...

  • Hotels

    Radisson Hotels

    Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront - The five-star Radisson Blu Hotel Waterfront, located on Beach Road, Granger Bay, offers guests spectacular ocean and mountain views coupled with the convenience of being within walking distance of a number of the Mother City's most popular attractions, including the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront. Radisson Blu Hotel Port Elizabeth - The Radisson Blu Hotel ...

  • Port Elizabeth

    Seaview Lion Park

    Since 1975 the Seaview Game & Lion Park has been offering a close-up game viewing experience to members of the public. Located around 25 kilometers west of the city center of Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa, this wildlife haven is home to giraffe, zebra, jackals, monkeys and various antelope which are permitted to roam free, while a series of camps and enclosures ...

  • Uitenhage

    VW Auto Pavilion

    Located in Uitenhage near Port Elizabeth in the Eastern Cape Province of South Africa, the VW Auto Pavilion is promoted as a "Place of Cars and Legends", and visitors to this unique museum will soon come to agree with that description. Certainly no other car has grabbed as much attention as the Volkswagen Beetle, and visitors to the VW Auto Pavilion will have the opportunity to explore the ...

  • Culture

    Demographics

    A melting pot of culture and diversity, there are approximately forty-five million people living in South Africa at present. The majority of South Africans are of African descent, European descent, coloreds (a mixed race descending from European settlers, slaves and the local indigenous population), Asians, Chinese, Indian and Portuguese. The country has eleven official languages. In remote ...

  • Day Trips

    Steam Train

    If you’re looking for a great story-book kind of experience, then the Apple Express may be just the sort of day trip you had in mind. In a world where everything that surrounds us is high tech, fast paced and impersonal, this charming little narrow gauge steam train seems to defy progress in a friendly and lackadaisical way. This is the sort of train you can imagine your great grandparents ...

  • Eastern Cape

    Climate

    The Eastern Cape is situated between KwaZulu Natal and the Western Cape and its climate is a bit of a mixture of the two. Its coastal cities enjoy both a subtropical and Mediterranean climate while inland things get a bit hotter. The area itself is quite large and it stretches from the coast to more mountainous escarpment regions inland, resulting in a climate that varies quite a bit.

  • Ports

    Port of Port Elizabeth

    With the arrival of the British settlers in 1825, the harbour of Port Elizabeth was given status as a port. Construction to improve port facilities began soon after and the Port of Port Elizabeth has since grown to be a major import and export hub for the Eastern Cape. With Uitenhage being located just outside of Port Elizabeth, and with the town being a motor industry giant, the Port ...