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First Avenue Guesthouse

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Overview
3 First Avenue Port Elizabeth, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

Our first night in SA so just needed somewhere close to airport to unwind. Was fine, restaurants close by, kids liked pool even though cold. Nice breakfast & gardens. Could have explored more of the area but we headed out to safari near Amakala &...More

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Thank Jenny K
Reviewed 25 March 2018

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay stay at First Avenue Guesthouse. The accommodation was neat, clean and secured and room was tastefully decorated! Staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast was excellent and had many options to choose from!! Upon our departure, my 5 years old daughter...More

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Reviewed 22 March 2018

I stayed in this guesthouse for two nights for work. I found the room clean and the bed comfortable. It was also spacious enough for me to some work at night (there was a little desk/counter in the room). The staff are friendly and helpful,...More

Thank KendallPetersen
Reviewed 19 February 2018 via mobile

We are a couple with a toddler and we stayed at first avenue guesthouse for our first night in South Africa. The room was large and comfortable. They allowed us to check in early, because we just arrived from our flight. The pool was nice....More

Thank Gavri S
Response from LisaRentzke, Owner at First Avenue GuesthouseResponded 6 March 2018

It was lovely to meet your family and we so enjoyed little Maya's bubbly chats! Thank you for leaving us your feedback and we are pleased you had a good stay with us in Port Elizabeth. Until we see you again, happy travels... Lisa, Weston...More

Reviewed 17 February 2018

Convenient for the airport, beach and restaurants, I cannot fault this lovely guest house. Wonderful service from Winston who could not do enough to help, even lending binnoculars for our visit to Addo Elephant Park. Good breakfast, and immaculate bedrooms. Safe parking all included.

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Response from LisaRentzke, Owner at First Avenue GuesthouseResponded 6 March 2018

Thank you for your lovely comments and positive feedback CJA58. We are so very pleased your enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to your next visit to the friendly city! Kind regards, Lisa

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Description
First Avenue Guesthouse is located in the exclusive beachfront suburb of Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth and is the perfect destination for discerning business and leisure travellers. Accommodation is elegant and ...More comfortable with each well-appointed room opening onto the swimming pool and beautiful secluded garden. Each room has its own private entrance and en-suite bathroom with secure off-street parking and all-night security is also provided to ensure the safety of our guests and their belongings.First Avenue Guesthouse offers 4-star boutique style accommodation and is very central in close proximity to main shopping areas, the business hub, sporting facilities and less than 100 metres from popular beaches. The Guesthouse is within easy walking distance of the Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment complex and many other beachfront restaurants. We pride ourselves with a friendly welcoming environment and offer great service and hospitality.Port Elizabeth is ideally situated on the Garden Route between Knysna and East London and the surrounding areas boast malaria-free private game lodges, the famous National Addo National Elephant Park and many other attractive tourist destinations. Port Elizabeth is also famously known as the water sport capital of Southern Africa, making First Avenue Guesthouse the ideal location for athletes competing in the many major sporting events in Port Elizabeth. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Beachfront
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Babysitting
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Golf Course
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Microwave
Multilingual Staff
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$ 75 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
First Avenue Lodge
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Kitchenette, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
16
Price range
US$ 75 - US$ 96 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
First Avenue Lodge
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
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Traveller (20)
Room & Suite (41)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (6)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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"All rooms seem similar - ground floor and upstairs set in a well maintained garden."
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"All rooms I saw are set up in a way that are private and quiet."
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"Choose a room on the ground floor, facing the pool."
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"Room No4 offers a great view of pool and is close to parking and breakfast area."
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