Port Elizabeth Travel Guide
Get ready to plan an epic Port Elizabeth getaway. Settle back, relax and let the travel specialists at Orbitz bundle up amazing flight and hotel combos for you. Think of all the money you'll save by packaging your bookings. Pick out your preferred hotels, airfares, rental cars and experiences and you could save up to $369^! To top it all off, our database has no less than 500,000 international hotel options and 500 partner airlines. Don't stress if you have trouble selecting — we can make it a breeze! We know you'll find something to suit your style. Our packages offer infinite options to customize your getaway along with an experience you'll always remember.
Where is Port Elizabeth?The excitement's rising within. You're about to book your ticket. But hang on a sec — you don't have the foggiest idea where Port Elizabeth is! Allow us to point you in the right direction. It's situated in Eastern Cape, 40 miles from Kirkwood. As of last count, the population of this area of Eastern Cape was 950,000.
Places to Visit in Port Elizabeth
If you'd like some respite from your travels, walk down to Market Square, find a bench and watch all the action at this active public square. Want to keep the good times rolling? Beachcombing is a fun leisure activity all the family can take part in. So, why not take the children to King's Beach and see what you can find washed up on the shore? But wait, that's not all! Thinking of spending some time at Hobie Beach? If the wind's blowing, why not see if you can fly a kite there? Shorelines can be the ideal place to launch one!
Car Rentals in Port Elizabeth
Your vacation begins with car rentals in Port Elizabeth. Whether you’d love to jump off the tourist trail or just enjoy the convenience of having your own wheels, Orbitz has the keys to your ride. If you're arriving by air, you can easily pick up a car from Port Elizabeth Airport. Sixt is the place to look for. Arriving in the city? Thrifty Car Rental is located just 1 mile from the middle of town at 57 Heugh Road, Walmer, Port Elizabeth. Another favoured rental outlet just 1 mile from the middle of town is Hertz at Port Elizabeth.
Where to stay in Port Elizabeth – Hotel Accommodation
Orbitz can help you choose the nicest place to stay in this awesome destination. Right this moment, there are 50 hotels in Port Elizabeth. Brilliant high-end hotels in Port Elizabeth include The Boardwalk Hotel and the Singa Lodge. If you're more of a budget traveler, take a look at some of our less-expensive options. You'll have plenty of change rattling around in your pockets if you book a room at the Road Lodge Port Elizabeth (Boardwalk Casino and) or the Town Lodge Port Elizabeth (Cnr of Beach & Lodge Rds Summerstrand).
Nearest Airports to Port Elizabeth
Spur-of-the-moment vacations can be thrilling, but it still pays to know something about where you're going. The nearest airport to Port Elizabeth is Port Elizabeth Airport (PLZ), 2 miles southwest of the downtown area.
Popular Places to Visit Near Port Elizabeth
Addo is only 35 miles away from Port Elizabeth. There are plenty of popular attractions here including Addo Elephant National Park. Need another reason to check it out? See if Sir Percy Fitzpatrick Lookout tempts you.
No Cancellation Fees
If you have to cancel or alter your booking, it'll lift your spirits to know we won't slap on a fee.^ Your hotel and airline might not either if you get in quickly!