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City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel,Friendly Staff and awesome breakfasts.Unfortunately my 4 am wake up call to be inn time for my flight never happened and thus I missed two flights - One out of PE and my linking flight later on. Management did contact me and I am awaiting outcome of these extra incurred flight costs. One persons lack of giving service and...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. While we are pleased you liked the hotel, the friendly staff and the breakfast we offer, we are really very sorry to hear about the wake-up call, which certainly had a knock-on effect on your travel schedule. Please accept our sincerest apologies - we hope this matter can be fully resolved through your contact...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having stayed in hotels all over the world for work, this hotel is amazing value. Room is exactly what you need for business trips, nice desk and office chair and plug points with local and international sockets. Mirrors in 3 places including where a plug is for women and hair!!! Bathroom has separate shower and bath, great shower head. Lovely...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our breakfast offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves on! We look forward to having you stay with us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Love that I get to stay so close to the beach when in PE and this hotel overlooks the beach front when you are in the lift on your way to breakfast Can get a bit noisy sometimes, during peak periods but other than that the hotel staff are helpful.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves on! We look forward to having you stay with us again.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed one night this week for business and had a very good experience. Hotel is well located, rooms are well appointed, and the staff helpful and warm. My only gripe was the quality of the fitness room, which clearly needs some attention. The aircon was, for example, not working, which made for an unpleasant workout. Other than the fitness room...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Justin. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves on! We look forward to having you stay with us again.

Pinetown, South Africa
Reviewed 6 February 2017

I spend time at this establishment every year in February twice for business. I have yet to be disappointed. Room as always was well maintained and clean. I had supper in the Cafe one of the evenings and was pleasantly surprised by the food. Very good. No need to go anywhere else for supper if you are looking for a...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

It is always lovely to read great reviews from guests who visit us time and time again and please accept our most sincere thanks for your continued patronage of the City Lodge Hotel Group. We are pleased to read your appraisal of our team, services and facilities and are glad to hear that we met your expectations. Thank you so...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We always stay at this Hotel be it visiting family or for business. The rooms are perfect for our needs with free wi-fi available The staff are always friendly and the food and beverages are reasonably priced. Shop around a bit when booking as big discounts are available from various agencies and airlines.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the positive review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Check in process was quick and handled professionally. Room furnishings are good quality and the bed was very comfortable. Fair size bathroom......loved the electric window screen between the bathroom and bedroom. Also appreciated the "on the go" coffee and muffin that was available at Reception when we checked out....a nice touch. Also appreciated the free wi-fi. Overall, good value for...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the positive review Mark. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 26 December 2016

Room was large, modern, clean and very quiet. King bed was very comfortable. Room furnishings are not opulent, but are of good taste and sturdy quality with plenty of closet and storage space for the extended stay visitor. Comfortable sofa, chair and working size desk were much appreciated as I was travelling on business. Large bath in excellent condition -...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us Michael, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look upon our hotel as a ‘home from home’ for all of our guests and strive to create an atmosphere to match this, so for us to read that you found this to be the case is truly rewarding feedback for...

Boksburg, South Africa
Reviewed 8 November 2016

One of my favourite 3 City Lodges (the others being the Waterfront Cape Town and Umlanga Ridge Durban) . Stayed at PE City Lodge on two separate occasions during end September and beginning of October and a number of times before this. Rooms always clean and comfortable and well serviced. Breakfasts are very good. Close to key attractions such as...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the positive review, Michael. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.

Reviewed 22 October 2016

Very easy to find hotel , close to the airport. The hotel doesn't offer evening ,meals so you need to order room service or eat out in one of the restaurants in the area. Unfortunately I am a non smoker and the carpet smell in the hall way tends to give off that smokey miff smell that bothers me. The...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel has a swimming pool for those hot summer days as well as a fitness room and a small meeting room for guest use. It is across the road from Humewood Beach, within walking distance of many restaurants, 500m from the Oceanarium and Boardwalk casino and entertainment area. The hotel is 8 minutes from Port Elizabeth’s CBD and 10 minutes from the Port Elizabeth Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth

Address: Cnr Beach and Lodge Roads | P O Box 13352, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6013, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Price Range: $115 - $183 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth 3*
Number of rooms: 147
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City Lodge Port Elizabeth Hotel Port Elizabeth
City Hotel Port Elizabeth
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#4 Business Hotel in Summerstrand
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“They offer smoking rooms for smokers. Some rooms have seaviews / limited seaviews.”
 of 5 bubbles elizek2014, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor is best”
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“Room 16 right next door to the fitness centre”
 of 5 bubbles VickyTrix39, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Be careful about the food you are eating in the hotel.”
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“sea facing rooms a must”
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