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Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 May 2013

After spending 2 months in Port Elizabeth teaching, my family came to stay and we chose the Summer Blue Guest House. It was such a friendly and inviting environment, and the rooms were just perfect. We were made to feel very welcome from the moment we arrived until the moment we left. Summerstand is defintely the area to go if...

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Dallas, Texas
Reviewed 10 May 2013

My family and I recently stayed at Summer Blue after our road trip through the Garden Route. Baubie was absolutely fantastic and made us feel at home the second we arrived. She even went out of her way to arrange a shuttle for us very early in the morning for our flight to Johannesburg, and her husband drove my dad...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 May 2013

I highly recommend this guest house to anyone looking for accomodation in PE. BAubie and her team were excellent hosts and she made sure all our requests were catered to from airport pickup to different breakfast options during our stay. It is a clean, cozy, and elegant guest house which catered to our large group. We have three children and...

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 29 April 2013

Clean and friendly are the two words that come to my mind when describing our stay at Summer Blue Guest House. Lovely hostess, who made us feel very welcome when arriving after our long trip. I would recommend Summer Blue Guest House to everyone travelling to PE. What you see on the website, is what you get. Thank you Baubie,...

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Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain
Reviewed 29 April 2013

I was in Summer Blue guest house during 6 days in order to compete in the IM 2013.Really it was an amazing experience.Excellent place.Awesome attention at each moment.Baubie Richards and her team make me a very pleasant experience. Foods,punctuality cleanliness,peaceful place,etc.... I want to recommend this wonderful place. Pablo Segura( Barcelona-Spain).

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East London, South Africa
Reviewed 26 April 2013

Stay: had such an epic time at summer blue, the rooms are nice and spacious, well-furnished and comfortable. Well equipped with everything one could possible need for a warm comfortable stay. If I were to recommend a guest house in PE it would be the Summer Blue and the manner I would do that would be as if one had...

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 25 April 2013

I traveled recently to PE in order to compete in the ironman 2013. The summer blue is a wonderful place to stay, Baubie Richards the owner is an amazing person and has exceptional hospitality skills!! and took care of all my needs during my stay, food (I am a vegetarian) and transportation.Summer blue is a peaceful place, conveniently located clean...

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Manama, Al Manamah, Bahrain
Reviewed 23 April 2013

Slightly reluctant to let the secret out... this is a great place to base yourself for the ironman South Africa. Food is excellent, especillay the fruit slad, a work of art. We had a personal guided pre race swim by Graham, loads of useful helpful information. great loation, clean, uiet and very friendly. Many thanks.

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Los Gatos, California
Reviewed 22 April 2013

Clean attractive rooms. Beautiful yard. Excellent breakfast. Baubie is the owner and a wonderful host. We were on vacation from California, but only in PE for two nights, and Baubie arranged a moderately priced private tour of PE and the surrounding area that allowed us to see a lot in this short time.

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Mthatha
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Very neat and clean , new buildings etc, quiet neighbourhood , jogger friendly , great breakfast especially the omelets, close to :- beach,airport, take aways and major roads.Well kept garden and lawns.

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
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  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Summer Blue Guest House is situated in the upmarket beachfront suburb of Summerstrand in Port Elizabeth. We are close to all beachfront amenities and offer quality, spacious, comfortable accommodation to leisure, sporting and corporate travellers. The house is set in quiet, beautiful gardens with a swimming pool. We have 5 rooms at Summer Blue - double and family rooms. All rooms have private entrances,en-suite bathrooms with showers. Rooms are equipped with desks, fans, heaters, DSTV (satellite television), microwaves, and kettles, tea/coffee trays, bar fridges and limited crockery and cutlery. Percale linen is used throughout.The property is fenced and is accessed through automatic gates. Delicious full English breakfasts are served in the dining room. Dinners available by arrangement. Wi-fi available Rooms are serviced daily and are immaculately clean. Laundry service available on request. Distances - 4kms to airport, 2kms to beach, casino & university. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Summer Blue Guest House

Address: 11 Harvey Street, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Price Range: $111 - $111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Summer Blue Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“All rooms are reasonably spacious for singular and family stays.”
 of 5 bubbles lulamat2016, 21 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The rooms over look a beautiful garden”
 of 5 bubbles SteveBailey, 20 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Spacious rooms”
 of 5 bubbles 273franss, 2 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Room facing the garden for late evening chats with other guests”
 of 5 bubbles anni348, 5 Feb 2015 | Read review
“Corner suites are spacious and sunny...”
 of 5 bubbles jameshT4778YY, 27 Jan 2015 | Read review
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