The Russel Guest House is located in the quiet suburb of Summerstrand; just 3 minutes’ walk from the beach. The property offers semi-luxurious accommodation, free secure parking and offers a garden with pool.
The guest house is family orientated and offers family rooms, standard doubles and self catering apartments. Each of the rooms comes with a TV with DSTV, Free Wi-Fi, tea-and-coffee-making facilities and has en suite bathrooms with complimentary toiletries and fluffy fresh towels.
A Breakfast with a personal touch is served; it includes freshly baked muffins, homemade bread and breakfast in a jar. For lunches and Dinner, a number of restaurants serving a range of local and international cuisines can be found on the beachfront.
Our professional and friendly staffs go an extra mile to make sure that your expectations are met. They also have vast knowledge to assist you with tour bookings and/or shuttle bookings to make your holiday and stay enjoyable.
Port Elizabeth Airport, The Nelson Mandela Metro University, the Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment complex and Humewood Golf Course are all less than 15 minutes drive from the property.
We have the following facilities on site:
Communal TV lounge with DSTV;
Closely located to The Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment. Centre, surfing beach and Oceanarium keep you well entertained throughout your stay.
Ideally situated in Summerstrand on the main bus route Island Vibe is a 5 minute walk to the beach, 4km from the PE airport,in close proximity to the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University and the Humewood Golf course.
In Room Facilities:
TV and DSTV
* Tea and coffee facilities
Port Elizabeth has all the luxury of a big city, while also hosting safari adventures and gorgeous beaches! This combination leaves you with plenty of activities to choose from.
Safari at Addo! Island vibe Port Elizabeth offers daily tours to the nearby Addo Elephant National Park. The 3rd largest Park in South Africa, Addo has a wide variety of game to view, with the added advantage of being in a malaria free area. Addo is special in that it is home to the “Big 7” and comprises of 5 biomes!
Visit the penguins! SAMREC is a rehabilitation centre for birds, opened mainly to help sick African penguins. The nearby bay has the largest breeding colony of penguins in the world, and SAMRE’s help is vital to their survival. Join a tour to visit the penguin sanctuary.
Schotia is on the Eastern side of Addo Elephant Park, and is the oldest private game reserve in the Eastern Cape. With about 2000 animals, game viewing is fantastic!
Seaview Lion Park is a nearby park for lions, tigers and cubs. Visit these big cats up close! Go at feeding time and witness the lions tucking into their food!