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City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

As travellers through South Africa we found this hotel to be fine. Staff were pleasant, rooms clean and everything functioned. Shower was great. After a full days travel, eating at the venue was a very pleasant experience. Limited menu but delicious. Check in and out staff were very helpful. Would happily go back again

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Hotel was well located , and easy to find . Checkin was I would call efficient but not smiling or friendly, some rooms would have good views over ocean , but our room didn't ( but I also never asked for a view ) room was quite small , but had all facilities that were required . We dined in...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and for taking the time to post your review. We're glad that you liked some of our services and facilities, but we're disappointed that you did not enjoy your overall stay. We will certainly look into the points you have raised.

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 September 2016

The check-in was quick, efficient and friendly. The room was clean and well appointed, and the bed wonderful to sleep on. A kettle and complementary tea and coffee was available in the room. The wi-fi was a hit with me. Very, very fast, which allowed me to FaceTime family and watch You Tube videos without any buffering. The hotel is...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Durban
Reviewed 1 September 2016

I always enjoy the City Lodge group when travelling around the country, and this one in PE didn't disappoint. The location is good, opposite the sea, alongside the casino, and just down the road from shops, supermarkets and restaurants. Room was very comfortable with a bath, breakfast offers everything you could want with good variety - overall the perfect hotel...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice morning seaview .The good quality breakfast;comfortable bed;clean room.Missing lift for the heavy suitcases.The receptionist would need more experience.The hotel is easy to find.The restaurants are close by.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great place to stay for a quick business trip. The hotel staff were knowledgeable and friendly and assisted my checkin very easily. I used the room service option for Dinner and ordered from John Dorys. Food was delivered in 30 mins and I had the option of adding the cost to my room. Bed was very comfortable...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for the constructive and wonderful review. We are so glad that you enjoyed your overall stay with us and that everything met your needs and expectations. We look forward to having you stay with us again soon.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 30 July 2016

Nice place front of the beach. Checkin has been done quickly. Room are modern and clean. Parking just close to the hotel. Haven't spent much time there, so can't comment on the restaurant and gym. Breakfast was diversified and abundant. Good choice

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us and for your positive review! We are so happy to hear that service was prompt and that you enjoy the convenience of the location and our breakfast offering - aspects that we pride ourselves in! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Having never been to Port Elizabeth before I was suitably impressed with the City itself. The City Lodge is well placed and is walking distance from pubs and restaurants. We were well received and had our room keys with in minutes. The room was clean and neat. Beds very comfortable. The only negative is don't book into room 16 as...

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review and for staying with us Vicky. We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed staying with us and found that all your needs were met while staying with us. We will definitely look into the negative point and how we can better sound-proof the room. We look forward to welcoming you back...

Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

Everything one should expect for a city hotel. Nice location. Friendly staff. Great view from the Boardroom and good coffee.....always a winner. Only a pity that in-room dining is outsourced. Not too great quality. But the hotel breakfast is great.

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Angus M, Public Relations Manager at City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth, responded to this review

Thank you for staying with us, and we are so glad that you had a great stay! We look forward to welcoming you back soon.

Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 25 June 2016 via mobile

I don't expect above standard from City Lodge. I did however at least expect clean towels. I generally check the towels before using them, but to my utter disgust only after using one, did i realize I didn't look hard enough. Dried pooh stained towel...completely horrified and disgusted. I was in total shock that i even forgot to take a...

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Accessible rooms
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Room Service
  • Free Parking
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The hotel has a swimming pool for those hot summer days as well as a fitness room and a small meeting room for guest use. It is across the road from Humewood Beach, within walking distance of many restaurants, 500m from the Oceanarium and Boardwalk casino and entertainment area. The hotel is 8 minutes from Port Elizabeth’s CBD and 10 minutes from the Port Elizabeth Airport. ... more   less 

Additional Information about City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth

Address: Cnr Beach and Lodge Roads | P O Box 13352, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6013, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Price Range: €80 - €126 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — City Lodge Hotel Port Elizabeth 3*
Number of rooms: 147
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City Hotel Port Elizabeth
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#4 Business Hotel in Summerstrand
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“They offer smoking rooms for smokers. Some rooms have seaviews / limited seaviews.”
 of 5 bubbles elizek2014, 6 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Ground floor is best”
 of 5 bubbles 795ginos, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 16 right next door to the fitness centre”
 of 5 bubbles VickyTrix39, 29 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Be careful about the food you are eating in the hotel.”
 of 5 bubbles dillipd2013, 16 Jun 2016 | Read review
“sea facing rooms a must”
 of 5 bubbles Nazeemf, 15 Mar 2016 | Read review
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