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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 18 April 2016 via mobile

Being on the beach is its main attraction. The hotel itself is also clean with very comfortable rooms. Staff were friendly and helpful. Once pool to relax after a long day. Restaurant has a nice menu. I particularly found the automatic shoe cleaner in the foyer to be endearing and a special touch. Going back to the room...small, neat 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. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location as well as our menu offerings; and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves in! We look forward to having you stay with us again

Reviewed 29 March 2016

The City Lodge Hotel is directly at the summerstrand. You go out of the hotel, cross the street and you're at the beach! The personnal was really nice. Always with a smile on their faces and always helpful if I had a question. At the end I lost my jacket and five people tried to help me and in 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 Tobias. We are so happy that you enjoyed the convenience of the hotel’s location, and found our staff so helpful and friendly - key components that we pride ourselves in! Please note that our WiFi is being upgraded to a much better service, which will be available from the end of June. We look...

Pinelands, South Africa
Reviewed 15 March 2016

sea facing rooms a must. fantastic view. walk to pristine beach less than 100 metres. boardwalk on right with happy valley and additional amenities on the left. various shopping malls within a 10 km radius nearest being 1 km away. Factory shops for the ladies included!!! We were blessed with 4 days of no wind. Day staff excellent ...very friendly...

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

Pinetown, South Africa
Reviewed 21 February 2016

The company booked me into the City Lodge while travelling for business. Although I do not normally stay in hotels, this one was a breath of fresh air. I managed to book a smoking room, which is a plus for me. Breakfast is well presented and delicious. Dinner can be arranged for you with certain restaurants in the area, 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 Elize and we are so happy to hear that you found our staff so efficient and friendly; enjoyed the hotel facilities as well as the breakfast offerings - key components that we pride ourselves in! We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.

Queenstown, South Africa
Reviewed 8 February 2016

I love the fact that City Lodge is close to all beachfront activities, it is walking distance from the beach and have safe and secure parking area. The rooms are quite compact, but I received good service.

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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 with us! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

South Africa
Reviewed 25 January 2016

I was there on business and the location of the Hotel suited me like a glove. The rooms are well equipped clean and tastefully decorated. The breakfast were very good , but did became a bit crowded as the more people arrived.

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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 with us! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 20 January 2016

We checked into this hotel at the very last minute and was lucky to find two rooms on the same floor! Very spacious rooms with a mini lounge area and tea and coffee making facilities. Bathrooms are huge. you also have the option of booking room with or without breakfast. we opted for the latter as we were always waking...

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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 wonderful review Farieza. 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.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 2 January 2016

My hubby & I stayed at this establishment for 1 night on the 17 Dec 2015 as a stop on our way to Cape Town. I found the assigned room to be small, compact but neat & tidy. Overall stay was pleasant, except for reception assigning our room to another couple whom happened to enter the room while we were...

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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 wonderful review Raksha. 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.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 20 December 2015

We are currently booked into the City Lodge in Port Elizabeth. I must say that this is a great hotel. Great location, very comfortable rooms. Very friendly staff. There is nothing to complain about. If you are in town on holiday or business you can't go wrong. A short walk to the Boardwalk with many restaurants and things to do....

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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 wonderful 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.

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Reviewed 16 December 2015 via mobile

Excellent service from staff at reception as well as the waiters at the coffee shop/bar. A peaceful and scenic environment that is well maintained. Highly recommended not just for a stay but for their coffee and dessert as well.

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Thank you for staying with us and for the wonderful 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.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
  • Public 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
  • 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: $85 - $156 (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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“Ground floor is best”
 of 5 bubbles 795ginos, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“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.”
 of 5 bubbles dillipd2013, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“sea facing rooms a must”
 of 5 bubbles Nazeemf, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Any rooms are great. No rooms with Sea views though”
 of 5 bubbles Donna250, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
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