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The Boardwalk Hotel

Expedia.comUS$146*
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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san francisco
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

After a grueling 30 hours in airports and airplanes, I needed a nice place to land. This hotel exceeded all my expectations. It's the checklist: clean, comfortable, friendly. Every member of the staff was so friendly and helpful. My room was wonderful.... too big for my needs, really... and the sound of the sea just outside was so relaxing. The...

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear marybanilow, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

Mossel Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We only stayed one night, but it was a fantastic stay. The room had a beautiful sea view and all the luxury amenities that you would expect from such a fantastic hotel. The lounge, bar and restaurant are steep in history with the most beautiful decor. Service is very friendly and the food (supper and breakfast) out of this world....

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Bertu N, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

Jerusalem, Israel
Reviewed 1 week ago

It presumed to be high class hotel, but it lacks finish. There is an inner pool - but small and not clean. There are singing fountains - but insignificant. The receptionists are not efficient sufficiently. The lamb carry in the restaurant was too spicy even on our asiatic standard. The peaches we got on breakfast were rotten. And the whole...

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Zeituni, Thank you for taking the time to provide us with your valued feedback. Your comments have been forwarded to & acknowledged by the relevant management for attention. We do hope to welcome you back soon and that you will find improved services, trusting your next stay will be the most enjoyable ever. Kind regards, David T Sekwati Guest...

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Being our third family visit to the Boardwalk on the 13 th April, I must say that the service and quality has just got better and better. The staff was superb and the dining awesome. Definetly the best stay so far from all rthe places we have been. Awesome service.

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear G676UXmichellem, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

Milan, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having a lovely stay at the Boardwalk hotel. Lovely rooms and stunning complimentary breakfast. Main restaurant downstairs was not that great but I would like to thank Mr Auston Ndaba for all of his extended efforts to assist us, thank you Auston for going the extra mile. Lovely Easter in Port Elizabeth.

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear 399amberm, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved staying here - although other rooms had better views of the sea than ours, this did not detract from our experience. Staff were welcoming and accommodating from the moment we arrived and throughout our visit. Breakfast was terrific and there's something to suit everyone's taste and eating preferences. Even if you don't eat meat or dairy, you won't...

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Peter H, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

Hua Hin, Thailand
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely hotel. Very well decorated in traditional styles, well maintained and very clean. The check in was efficient and courteous. Car valet service is available. Our king size luxury room looked out to Hobie Beach, and was level with the pool area, so an outside seating arrangement was available. Lovely comfortable bed and pillows. Also a large...

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Trishb2302, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a stunning hotel. The staff at reception was friendly and very professional. The room was beautiful and had a stunning view of the pier. Perfect location and easy to get to the airport and other attractions.

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Andre d, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great facility. I stayed two nights whilst attending a conference in the same place. I have to think hard to fault the facility, service and experience. It was such a pleasure to be there. It has great spacious rooms, great views, comfortable beds, chairs. Restaurant makes great food as well

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Azwimmbavhi M, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A genuinely great place to stay in the windy city. Friendly and efferent staff, great breakfasts on the stoep, Rooms with doors that slide open to the ocean and a fabulous indoor pool. A Nice bar that walks out on a lawn with the sea beyond that.

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tiisetso_sekwati, Guest Relations Manager at The Boardwalk Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Awethu_International, We are absolutely thrilled about your great feedback and that you enjoyed your stay with us as well as the various other glees the Boardwalk Complex had to offer. Thank you for choosing the Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre & Spa, we hope to welcome you back soon. Kindest Regards, David T Sekwati Guest Relations Manager

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Beachfront
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Casino and Gambling
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Boardwalk Hotel, Convention Centre and Spa charmingly captures the grace and detail of Victorian architecture whilst incorporating every modern convenience. The result is a refreshing blend of refinement and urban vogue set against the azure backdrop of the Indian Ocean. Boasting 140 sea-facing guestrooms with an average room size of 39m², the hotel's unique variety of accommodation options satisfy every requirement and offer modern conveniences such as plasma screen TVs, luxurious beds, mini bars and bijou balconies. The 5 Star Boardwalk Hotel is the most exciting leisure attraction in the Eastern Cape, offering 24-hour entertainment and superior conference space. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boardwalk Hotel

Address: Corner Lodge & Beach Road | Port Elizabeth, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Price Range: $207 - $385 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — The Boardwalk Hotel 5*
Number of rooms: 140
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Hotel Style:
#2 On the Beach Hotel in Summerstrand
#2 Luxury Hotel in Summerstrand
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