Destination guide

The cozy city of Port Elizabeth awaits you

The wildlife and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambiance to your vacation home in Port Elizabeth. Renowned for its golfing, coral reefs and safari tours, this city welcomes all visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Port Elizabeth

Do you want to find attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Port Elizabeth a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. These are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Bayworld (1.8 mi / 2.9 km)
  • SANCCOB Port Elizabeth (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Holmeleigh Farmyard (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • Aldo Scribante Race Circuit (10.7 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Open Sky Entertainment Park (12.4 mi / 20 km)
  • Uitenhage Golf Club (19.4 mi / 31.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Port Elizabeth

Whether you're looking for fun outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port Elizabeth is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • King's Beach (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Humewood Beach (2 mi / 3.2 km)
  • Hobie Beach (2.7 mi / 4.4 km)
  • Sardinia Bay Nature Reserve (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)
  • Maitland Beach (19.7 mi / 31.7 km)
  • Sundays River Dunes (20.8 mi / 33.4 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Port Elizabeth

Fly into Port Elizabeth (PLZ), the closest airport, located 1.7 mi (2.7 km) from the city center.

Can I find a vacation rental around Port Elizabeth?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 50 vacation rentals near Port Elizabeth. From 10 Houses to 17 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Port Elizabeth for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Port Elizabeth?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Port Elizabeth. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • King's Beach: 47 vacation rentals
  • Humewood Beach: 48 vacation rentals
  • Seaview Lookout: 47 vacation rentals
  • St. George's Cricket Ground: 48 vacation rentals
  • Sardinia Bay Nature Reserve: 47 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Port Elizabeth listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Port Elizabeth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 10 Houses in Port Elizabeth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Port Elizabeth include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 17 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 4 rentals available
  • Guest houses: 5 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Port Elizabeth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 22 vacation rentals with pool available in Port Elizabeth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.