Destination guide

The cozy city of Port Elizabeth awaits you

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Port Elizabeth. Renowned for its golfing, coral reefs and safari tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Port Elizabeth

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Port Elizabeth a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bayworld (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • SANCCOB Port Elizabeth (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Holmeleigh Farmyard (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Aldo Scribante Race Circuit (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Open Sky Entertainment Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Uitenhage Golf Club (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Port Elizabeth

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port Elizabeth is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • King's Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Humewood Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Hobie Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sardinia Bay Nature Reserve (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Maitland Beach (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Sundays River Dunes (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
Transport

Traveling to and around Port Elizabeth

Fly into Port Elizabeth (PLZ), the closest airport, located 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Port Elizabeth?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 48 holiday lettings near Port Elizabeth. From 10 Houses to 16 Condos/Apartments, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Port Elizabeth is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Port Elizabeth?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Port Elizabeth. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Sardinia Bay Nature Reserve: 46 holiday lettings
  • King's Beach: 46 holiday lettings
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University: 39 holiday lettings
  • St. George's Cricket Ground: 42 holiday lettings
  • Bayworld: 38 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Port Elizabeth listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Port Elizabeth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 10 Houses in Port Elizabeth. Our other popular types of Port Elizabeth holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Bungalows: 4 self catering accommodations
  • Guest houses: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port Elizabeth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Port Elizabeth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.