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Reviewed 27 December 2015

The friendly and efficient service provided by the staff is world class. The hotel is spacious and in a very good location. The menu in the Ginger Restaraunt is diverse and the quality of the food was superb. Combined with great weather, I reccomend the Beach Hotel.

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jlombardsa, General Manager at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from The Beach Hotel Family. Thank you so much for the review. Looking forward to welcoming you back.

London
Reviewed 21 December 2015

We stayed here for our last night in South Africa before flying home. We found the staff friendly and helpful but the hotel itself is looking rather tired and the attention to detail is lacking. We stayed in room 1 which we were told was one of their refurbished rooms and did smell of new carpet. Although the bathroom had...

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jlombardsa, General Manager at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Warm Greetings from The Beach Hotel, Thank you very much for taking the time to send through this review. I can assure you the matters have been dealt with personally by myself and staff involved. It is by means of reviews such as yours that afford us as an establishment the means to better ourselves and it is greatly appreciate....

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Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

The Beach Hotel has to be the best hotel we have ever stayed in and we have stayed in many hotels in SA and in Europe. The staff were friendly and helpful and nothing was too much trouble. Lovely room with air conditioning, wifi, hairdryer and kettle to make tea or coffee. It was the opening of the season and...

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jlombardsa, General Manager at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

We trust this finds you well. Thank you so very much for the review. We are all absolutely thrilled you enjoyed your time with us. Kind Regards The Beach Family

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 8 December 2015

My wife and i eat here often, every time gets better and better we had a late lunch on the Verandah food was great and service friendly and warm, we got lost on the Verandah as the atmoshper is great, when we looked again it was 18:45 we decided to stay i had a burger and my wife wanted to...

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MeghanBeverley, Online Reputation at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Jason and Sandy, Thank you for taking the time to review The Verandah, I am so pleased to hear that you had an enjoyable, relaxing time on the deck. It is always lovely to hear that our buffet is top quality. I hope we can welcome you back again soon!

capetown
Reviewed 8 December 2015

I cannot fault The Beach Hotel from arrival to departure the service was more than just amazing from everyone. The personal touches you receive makes you feel just right at home. The suite itself exceeded my expectation so big , private and beautifully furnished. The views from suite makes you feel like you in paradise as the gardens are so...

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MeghanBeverley, Online Reputation at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Beach Hotel, I am delighted to hear that you loved your stay with us from the rooms to the view! It is always lovely to receive such great feedback.

Kingsbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 December 2015

Fantastic hotel right on the beach front, with wonderful staff and excellent food (amazing surf and turf and hake special we had). Rooms are spacious, comfortable beds and great selection at breakfast.

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MeghanBeverley, Online Reputation at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Beach Hotel, I am so pleased to hear that your stay with us was enjoyable and that you enjoyed our buffet breakfast. I hope we can welcome you back again soon.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 1 December 2015

Stayed here for a night. Warm and pleasant reception and check in. Rooms neat,tidy and comfortable. Pleasant ambience. Lovely dining area . Suitable and perfect place very close to the beach and promenade.

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MeghanBeverley, Online Reputation at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Beach Hotel, I am pleased to hear that you had a comfortable, relaxing stay with us. I hope we can welcome you back soon

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 27 November 2015 via mobile

What a treat to stay at when I went to do a fantastic swimming race called Ocean Series. The staff are friendly and helpful from the receptionist to the cleaning lady. The hotel room is clean, well maintained and adequately appointed. The Ginger restaurant has star quality food at reasonable prices and the veranda restaurant is fantastic with a view...

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MeghanBeverley, Online Reputation at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to review The Beach Hotel, I am so pleased to hear that our staff went above and beyond to make your stay with us wonderful. I hope your Ocean Series race went well, and that we can welcome you back again next year,

Sevenoaks
Reviewed 20 November 2015

This was our entry point into SA having flown from Zimbabwe.The pick up from air port and check in to this lovely hotel all went well .We stayed only one night so did not use all facilities . Breakfast was superb in a beautiful dining area . Hotel was happy to retain baggage and our hire car that had been...

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MeghanBeverley, on at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hello Steven, Thank you for taking the time to review The Beach Hotel, I am very disappointed to hear that you were not assisted sufficiently by our staff! I have notified the manager to have a look at what went wrong and who was on duty. I hope we can welcome you back again soon.

Reviewed 19 November 2015 via mobile

My wife and I got married on 14 November at the Beach Hotel. We had our ceremony as well as our reception there. Everything went smoothly from start to finish. Danielle and Cheryl were very helpful, friendly and professional. They were always willing to assist with any queries or changes that we wanted. The manager, Jaques arranged a pre tasting...

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MeghanBeverley, Online Reputation at The Beach Hotel, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to review The Beach Hotel, a big congratulations on your wedding day! I am delighted to hear that we were able to make your special day memorable! I will pass on your kind works to the Cheryl and Danielle. I do hope we can welcome you back for your first anniversary!

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Room Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Beach Hotel is one Port Elizabeth's finest family hotels, situated on Port Elizabeth's magnificent beachfront, directly opposite Hobie Beach and next to the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment Center. The Beach Hotel combines splendid service with quality accommodation, stylish cuisine and facilities for a perfect family holiday, business trip or relaxing getaway. The stunning four-star hotel offers homely comfort in its 58 spacious, en-suite bedrooms, some with stunning sea-views and others opening onto the tranquil courtyard. Guests are spoilt with choice, offering 3 onsite restaurants to suit everyone's palate. Enjoy a relaxing environment, sipping a cocktail white overlooking the ocean at The Verandah restaurant, or indulge in our famous buffets at The Crest. Resident foodies will love the fine dining cuisine at Ginger, voted one of the best restaurants in Port Elizabeth; it is definitely a must. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Beach Hotel

Address: Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6000, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Price Range: ₹ 7,075 - ₹ 11,005 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Beach Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 58
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Also Known As:
Beach Port Elizabeth
Hotel Style:
#5 On the Beach Hotel in Summerstrand
#8 Luxury Hotel in Summerstrand
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“We were in rooms 1 & 2 which were fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles Johnandpam103, 23 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A strong recommendation to stretch your budget and get one of the front rooms. A view of the ocean right from inside my room (room #3).”
 of 5 bubbles RobertFromTheStates, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Sea views are across a busy road but not too loud”
 of 5 bubbles mariemusicademy, 10 Mar 2017 | Read review
“We stayed in room 27”
 of 5 bubbles john0653, 5 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Corner rooms”
 of 5 bubbles alpinahed, 22 Feb 2017 | Read review
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