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Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 24 July 2016

The guy who checked me in was very pleasant and helpful. I was just staying overnight so I needed a warm place to sleep a few hours. The room was cold, no extra blankets just a thin blanket and a throw. The curtains were unhinged so I had to fix that as there was a draft coming in through a...

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hello Guest Thank you for the review and for staying with us. My apologies that you had an unpleasant stay. We do have extra blanket and it is unfortunate that you were not made aware of the fact, we will put the blankets on the bed before check in to avoid this from happening again. When you come stay with...

Oldenburg, Germany
Reviewed 24 July 2016

I arrived very early in the morning, "threw" my stuff in the room (it was ready even at 7am!!) and then went on a full day game drive at Addo Elephant park, came back in the evening and left very early the next morning on the Baz Bus, so I didn't really get to enjoy this cool hostel as much...

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hello Traveller Thank you very much for the review and for choosing Island vibe on your last visit to Port Elizabeth. We are very happy to hear that the service you received from our team was great. Hopefully next time you visit you will stay longer and enjoy our facility. Kind Regards, Eve and Team

Reviewed 17 July 2016

Very nice and clean place, was travelling with my little daughter and we stayed on the 4th and the 14th, the room was really comfortable. we didint have enogh time to check out the whole hostel as we arrived late and left in the morning but we were happy with what we got.

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hi Kris Thank you for staying at island vibe and for taking you time to write a review. We appreciate your comments and we look forward to seeing you again soon. Hoping that when you visit next time you will stay longer. Kind regards, Eve and Team.

Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

A few weeks ago I had to stay over in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth on very short notice and a close friend recommend Island Vibe to me. My visit was unexpected, but staff accommodated me straight away and made me feel welcome and at home. Affordable prices. Very neat, organized and have a homely feel to it. Had a great hot...

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hi Marochelle. Thank you for staying at Island vibe and for the recommendation. I am very happy to hear that you felt at home. It is a great motivation to us when our clients commend us. We will keep up the good work. Kind Regards, Eve and Team

Eshowe, South Africa
Reviewed 13 July 2016

Excellent Hostess. Eve is always ready to help and fix things. Good place to stay. Not far from the beach. We were a school group and we were accommodated comfortably and the amenities are very good. Hope the Jacuzzi worked.

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Good day Thank you very much for the review and for always staying at Island vibe. It is always a pleasure to have you guys. The Jacuzzi is fully functional and we hope you will use it next time. Kind regards, Eve and Team

Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 11 July 2016

The reception was well coming and the facility was like what l expected. My room well was prepared every morning and l just felt at home. The environment accommodates individuals, family close to the beach, shops & campus

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hi Stephen Thank you for the review and for staying at Island vibe. We are glad to hear that we met your expectations. The team strives to make our guest feel at home . Thank you for the recommendation, we look forward to seeing you again. Kind regards, Eve and Team

Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 4 July 2016

Not a good Trip, After arriving late we just wanted to go to bad, all the night there was a bright light at the entrance, that were in Front of our room. The next day we woke up a staff member, sleeping on the couch at 8am. He even couldn't help us with some easy questions like how to get...

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for the review and staying at Island vibe. My apologies that you had a bad experience with us. We are going to check if there is a way we can change the position of the light so that it doesn't affect people in the room. As for the staff member who was sleeping on the couch after...

Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 3 July 2016

I had two stays in Island Vibe. One in a private Room and the second stay in one of the Apartments. All the accommodation was of exceptionally high quality. Island Vibe is excellent value, the facilities such as a pool, hot tub and indoor braai area. The rooms were really clean and comfortable. The Staff were really good, they booked...

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hi Brian Thank you very much for the review and staying at island vibe. We are very happy to hear that you had a great time with us. As a team we always try our best to make sure that our guests get the service they deserve. Hope we will see you again at Island vibe and will enjoy a...

Reviewed 21 June 2016

We stayed for 2 nights with our children in the bottom flat. Such a great flat, more than enough space for the kids to play, really chid friendly. Just love the staff, they really make you feel at home. The braai area is nice and cosy and the swimming pool is big, brite and blue. We really had a good...

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hi Leigh-Ann Thank you very much for the review and for staying with us. We are delighted to hear that you had a wondeful stay with us. As a team we try our best to make all our guests feel at home. Thank you for the recommendation and we look forward to hiosting you again. Kind Regards, Eve and Team

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 21 June 2016

I loved my stay at Island Vibe! Great Kitchen, great jacuzzi, great swimming pool (I didn't swim in because of out of season), and great staff! The staff were so welcoming and helpful. Thanks to the staff who made me happy that I could participate in the Addo national park tour. She did everything for me. And another staff was...

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MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Hi Thank you very much for the review and for choosing Island vibe on your visit to Port Elizabeth. We are very happy to hear that you had a wonderfull stay and that the staff was helpful. It is always our aim to make our guests' holiday eventful and exciting. Thank you for the recommendation and we look forward to...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Beachfront
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Beachfront
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Island Vibe Port Elizabeth has luxurious and spacious accommodation at affordable Flashpacker prices! Dorms, Double rooms or private apartments available. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Island Vibe Port Elizabeth

Address: 4 Jenvey Road, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Price Range: $13 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Island Vibe Port Elizabeth 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Girls dorm”
 of 5 bubbles DanielleVentura, 1 Apr 2016 | Read review
“It central and within walking distance to the lovely beach”
 of 5 bubbles Yotando, 22 May 2015 | Read review
“All the rooms were relatively small it seemed. We were in a room with just four beds and our own bathroom which was great (=”
 of 5 bubbles KathAnn18, 15 Apr 2015 | Read review
“The dorms are nice and small (around 4 beds) and the double rooms are good. The rooms do not have a view but the beach is a short walk away.”
 of 5 bubbles WildLubanzi, 19 Feb 2015 | Read review
“If you go there, be highly aware of all things of value!”
 of 5 bubbles student-packbacker, 25 Dec 2014 | Read review
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