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The Boardwalk - Port Elizabeth

2Nd Avenue, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 6001  show map
 5 stars
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The Boardwalk - Port Elizabeth

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Overview

The Boardwalk is a 5-star venue placed about 2.1 km from University of Port Elizabeth.

Splash Waterworld Port Elizabeth is about 20 minutes' walk away.

The hotel is easy access to the local beach in Port Elizabeth.

Bibo Railway train station lies within a 20-minute walk.

Rooms

The property offers 140 guestrooms appointed with an in-room safe, a minibar, climate control, a dining area and a dressing area. Rooms come with the ocean view. Room facilities also include an electric kettle, a dishwasher and a stove for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Coachman on the Bay and Blue Waters Cafe offer an assortment of dishes within 150 meters of the property.

Services

Guests will benefit from currency exchange, a storage room and a barber shop along with medical service, turndown service and housekeeping.

Relax

The on-site treatments feature steam baths and massage. On-site sport activities include windsurfing, bowling and mini golf.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible on site for free.

Year renovated:   2012.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   140.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Hairdresser
  • Bicycle storage
  • Beauty salon
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Wind surfing
  • Bowling
  • Golf course

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Medical facilities service
  • Wake up service
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Business

  • Business centre
  • Exhibition space
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Secretarial service
  • Projector
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Children's buffet
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's play area
  • Kids club
  • Game room

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Live entertainment
  • Night club
  • Sun terrace
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room view

  • Sea view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Turndown service
  • Dining table
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
  • Room toiletries
  • Lighted makeup mirror
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Paid films
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Plug adaptor
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

hotel The Boardwalk - Port Elizabeth Port Elizabeth location
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Hotel Address:

2Nd Avenue, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 6001

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Airports
  • Port Elizabeth (PLZ)
    2.3 mi
Train
  • Bibo Railway Station
    1.1 mi
  • Humewood Road Railway Station
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

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Rooms and availability

The Boardwalk photos Room
Double Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Superior Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

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Superior Single Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Luxury Twin Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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Luxury King Room
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 King-size bed

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Luxury Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Luxury Junior Suite
Sea view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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The Boardwalk Location

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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPort ElizabethThe Boardwalk

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The Boardwalk Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The Boardwalk

7.4
Very goodBased on10 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    8.8

    I like the fact that it employs a lot of local people from the previously disadvantaged background. The staff is friendly and courteous.

    The bar should have no smoking areas. There was no background music in any of the public areas. The cocktail menu is very limited. The minibar remains locked and it's an inconvenience. There should be complimentary water in the room because tap water in pe is unreliable and untrustworthy.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    Friendly atmosphere

    given smokers' floor without asking.Corridor filled with cigarette smoke; was uncomfortable for non smokers like my family.

  • Couple
    4.2

    When we arrived the hotel did not have our booking. This was however sorted out after phoning Booked.net. After booking in we went to the pool to find people next to us having kfc and generally acting like this was a 3star self catering hotel. We had some cocktails and when we wanted to put the bill on our room tab we where told there was no credit on our room acc. After this we had to be told to settle our bill every time we had anything to eat or drink and we couldn't put it on our room acc. We complained but nothing was done. 5 star hotel?? The hotel was very new but you don't expect this from Sun International. We had a spa treatment that was excellent and after it we decided to try the very nice indoor pool. Again there was a family with kids running around splashing screaming and jumping like they where at some caravan park. Again after having the spa treatment our relaxation was cut short. We had a really good dinner at the Hotel restaurant although my Ostrich steak was not prepared correctly. My wife had the Lamb shank that was very good but we where told no "take aways" after she only had a little of it??? Next morning we my wife wanted to have a bath but the bath water was yellow and there was black pieces of dirt in it. We complained but nothing was done. Just a sorry and shrug of the shoulders. The whole expierience was very disappointing!

  • Family with children
    2.8

    Comfortable, spacious rooms.

    Staff service not consistent and not everyone familiar with their own hotel policy. Also room service not up to par - limited menu, long delays and getting orders wrong.

  • Family with children
    6.2

    Staff serving breakfast were very warm,helpful and friendly? Hotel decor very pleasant and new.

    Poor hygeine at the pool area. No rules regarding swimming caps and bathing prior to entering the pools, as is expected from hotels of this star rating

How to reach hotel

hotel The Boardwalk - Port Elizabeth Port Elizabeth location
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Hotel Address:

2Nd Avenue, Port Elizabeth, South Africa, 6001

Get directions
Airports
  • Port Elizabeth (PLZ)
    2.3 mi
Train
  • Bibo Railway Station
    1.1 mi
  • Humewood Road Railway Station
    1.4 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2012
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    140

Hotel Awards

South AfricanHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPort ElizabethThe Boardwalk

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Luxury Hotels in South Africa

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