There are many hotels & guest houses in and
around the city, and range from 3 - 5 stars depending on your budget.
Some of the more famous hotels in Port Elizabeth are The Beach Hotel and
Hacklewood Hill Country House.
Elizabeth, like Cape Town, is also referred to as the windy city.
a subtropical climate with light rain throughout the year. The area lies between the winter rainfall of the Western Cape and the summer rainfall of eastern South Africa. Winters are cool but mild. Summers are warm and considerably less humid.
Flights to Port Elizabeth
Book flights to Port Elizabeth
Get discounted flights to and from Port Elizabeth to a wide range of destinations both locally and abroad. Some of the airlines that you can fly with are:
NB: Mango Airlines has cancelled their flights between Cape Town and Port Elizabeth. The last flight took off on the 15th of October 2015. FlySafair announced in November 2014 that they will be launching flights from Cape Town and Johannesburg to Port Elizabeth.
Tourist Attractions / Activities
Port Elizabeth, also know as PE, is located on the Indian Ocean coast half-way between Cape Town and Durban. PE is popular for its water sports, historical attractions, museums and galleries. Port Elizabeth is a perfect complement to the Garden Route.
Alexandria Dune Fields is the largest coastal dune field in the southern hemisphere. Dunes are located just outside PE. For game viewing, there is the Addo Elephant National Park, Kragga Kamma Game Park and many privately owned game reserves in the area. You can either sleep in the camp or take self drives during the day. White Rhino, Buffalo, Cheetah, Giraffe, Zebra roam the area.
PE is famous for its beaches and water sports on offer. Hobie, Humewood, Kings and Wells Estate Beach are the main swimming beaches.
Port Elizabeth AirportFlying to Port Elizabeth means that you will be landing at Port Elizabeth Airport. Port Elizabeth Airport is located just a few kilometres out of the city.
There are daily flights from Port Elizabeth. The main flight routes include flights to Johannesburg, flights to Cape Town and flights to Durban.
Getting to and from the airport is also easy with available car hire and taxi transfers to and from your hotel.