In Room Facilities:
All bedrooms have ceiling fans, and are equipped with a fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, cutlery, crockery and a coffee/tea tray. Each room has a wardrobe and a dressing table/desk. In the standard and budget rooms there is a sitting area with 2 cane chairs and coffee table, and the large rooms have a spacious sitting area with couch, 2 cane chairs and coffee table. The rooms all have comfortable beds with good quality linen and bath towels. Toiletries are provided in the bathroom. All rooms have satellite TV (commercial bouquet), a DVD player and free wireless internet. Rooms are serviced daily, except for Christmas Day and New Years Day.
We are situated in the well established suburb of Walmer, which is very central and within easy reach of numerous amenities, such as shopping centres, restaurants, entertainment, gyms, sports stadiums, golf courses, hospitals, and others, most not more than a 10 to 15 minute drive from the guesthouse. We are less than 1km from the airport, and offer a free airport shuttle service. We are just over 2km from the freeway, our city centre is 3km away, and we are only 4km from our beautiful beachfront.
We have a delightful swimming pool in a secluded setting surrounded by a beautiful rockery. The swimming pool is in our braai/barbecue area with tables and chairs, the perfect place to relax, have a refreshing swim, or light a fire and have a braai/barbecue. This area is just below our guest dining room where we serve a hearty breakfast consisting of egg, bacon, sausage, mushrooms, tomato, toast, fresh fruit salad, yoghurt, cereals, fruit juices, coffee and tea. Breakfast can be enjoyed in the dining room or outside in the pool area. By request, it can also be delivered on a tray to your bedroom. There is a laundry facility available on request, and irons, ironing boards and hairdryers are also available on request.
Port Elizabeth, on the sunshine coast, is known as the gateway to the garden route. We have many attractions in and around Port Elizabeth, including historical sites, wildlife and nature, golden beaches with watersports, sports stadiums, arts & culture, entertainment and tours. Some examples of popular attractions are the Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium, Boardwalk Entertainment Complex and Casino at the beachfront, Bayworld, the Red Location Museum, and malaria free game reserves and parks. In Port Elizabeth we have Kragga Kamma Game Park and Seaview Lion Park, and an hours drive away is the Addo Elephant National Park, home to the "Big 7", offering game drives, horse trails, hiking trails and bird watching. Other game reserves not far from Port Elizabeth include Shamwari, Pumba, Kwantu and Kariega Game Reserves. Tours can be arranged with various tour guides in Port Elizabeth, including the popular township tours. Other activities include scuba diving, skydiving, bicycle tours, quad bike safaris, whale watching, fishing trips, sunset bay cruises and more. Information and brochures on attractions, entertainment and tours are available at our reception desk.