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Make the Most of Your Easter Weekend in Port Elizabeth!

In about a month, you’ll have the pleasure of enjoying the long Easter weekend towards the end of March! This time of year is famous for families indulging in a holiday in the friendly city of Port Elizabeth. Are you perhaps wondering what you can do to make the most of this vacation period? We at Lodge on Main have just the answer for you! Stay a minimum of 3 nights in our 4-star guest house, from March the 25th […]

By |February 25th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Valentine’s Day in Port Elizabeth Sorted in 4 Sweet, Simple Steps

In less than two weeks, it will be Valentine’s Day! Are you looking forward to it? While you’re planning to stay in Port Elizabeth around this period, you may not have had the chance to organise anything major for that special someone during this celebration of love. Don’t worry, though, the Lodge on Main guest house is a conveniently quick drive from numerous establishments in the area of Walmer, and we have some tips for you for how you can […]

By |February 2nd, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Chris de Burgh Performs at the Boardwalk in Port Elizabeth!

In just a few months, fans of the iconic Chris de Burgh will get to watch him perform at the Boardwalk Hotel in Port Elizabeth, only a few minutes from the comfortable guest house experience provided by Lodge on Main! As part of his tour of South Africa to promote his new album “The Hands of Man”, the British-Irish singer, famous for the hit “Lady in Red” will perform for two nights. Chris de Burgh will perform in this venue […]

By |January 5th, 2016|Categories: Blog|

Check Out Our Conference Facilities at Lodge on Main

Our 4-star guesthouse that is Lodge on Main in Walmer, Port Elizabeth, is ideal for a wide range of visitors, including corporate and business travellers. You may have already seen that we provide conference facilities. Would you like to know more? Then read on and discover the numerous conference features that we offer.

We understand that business travellers look for the kind of accommodation that suits their needs. With our conference facilities on the premises, guests can effortlessly move to and […]

By |December 8th, 2015|Categories: Blog|

Discover this Well-Known 18th Century Picture in our Dining Area!

We were recently informed by a guest that this picture in our dining room (one of many pictures in our guesthouse of Lodge on Main in Port Elizabeth) is of Dark Hedges, a picturesque 18th-century avenue of trees in Northern Ireland!

What’s even more surprising is to learn that this very spot was used to film a scene for the highly popular television series, Game of Thrones! For fans of this series, you should remember this very scene from the first episode […]

By |November 30th, 2015|Categories: Blog|

The Benefits of a Stay in a Guesthouse

When you are in search of holiday or business accommodation in Port Elizabeth, you’ll find that there are many options to choose from, each with its own advantages. Why then would you choose to stay in a guest house? While it may sound to be a simpler form of accommodation, you would soon discover that it can be so much more and even on the same level as other types of accommodation. Are you seeking luxurious accommodation, excellent service and […]

By |November 23rd, 2015|Categories: Blog|

What to Expect in a 4-Star Graded Guesthouse

Welcome to Lodge on Main, a 4-star guest house situated in the area of Walmer, in the Friendly City of Port Elizabeth. When you’re hunting for accommodation, a star rating from the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa provides you with an idea of what to expect, with regards to quality, luxury, furnishings, the materials used, services and so on. Once you have found a 4-star guesthouse for example, the star rating gives you the assurance that the accommodation option […]

By |November 11th, 2015|Categories: Blog|