Valentine's Day

Valentine’s Day 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 ensure you and a loved one enjoy a memorable time here in P.E. during Valentine’s Day!

One special reason why you should be booking accommodation with us at the Lodge on Main guesthouse is the 4-star rating this establishment enjoys, courtesy of the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGSA). This means that you can expect a completely luxurious holiday experience here in Walmer, Port Elizabeth!

Here’s what you can do while staying with us at Lodge on Main:

1. Get a bouquet or gift set from Casa Rose florist

For the guys, order a bouquet or gift set from Casa Rose florist, one of the closest establishments to Lodge on Main. If you would like to keep it a surprise, why not have the florist get your delivery to you soon after you have arrived? Check out their website for the different packages you can get: You can reach Casa Rose via telephone at +27(0)41 581 3839 (landline) and +27(0)84 429 5858 (mobile), as well as via email at

2. Languish in luxury at the Shambala Wellness Spa

Some time after you’ve enjoyed breakfast at Lodge on Main, make your way to the Shambala Wellness Spa, located a short drive down the road and an avenue away, where couples’  packages range from R 900 to R 2,000. Once you’re there, just relax for hours, enjoying a delicious spa lunch and letting your stresses melt away to find yourself fully rejuvenated once you leave. If you would like to check out the spa’s other packages, you can do so by visiting their website: Book your sessions with them via telephone at +27(0)41 581 3663.

3. Dinner at Angelos Café

When you’re ready for a tasty meal, head over to Angelos Café. This highly rated and highly popular venue is one that you must definitely experience while you’re staying in Port Elizabeth. The establishment is famous for its upmarket setting, good service, an interesting choice of drinks as well as a wide-ranging menu consisting of classic Italian and African fare. Come and relax in the relaxing vibe created by this establishments and the patrons who frequent it. You can make your bookings via telephone at +27(0)41 581 0776 and via email at

4. And finally, save the best for last, stay at Lodge on Main

Finally, let your Valentine’s Day end here in the beautiful guest house of Lodge on Main. Experience the sunset while enjoying a drink at our bar and relaxing at the function venue that leads out to an undercover patio, with views of a luscious garden as well as a rim-flow pool. In addition, you can take advantage of our Weekend Special since Valentine’s Day falls on a Sunday this year. Stay for more than 2 nights (e.g. Friday – Sunday, Saturday – Monday) and receive 20% off! But you don’t have to choose this particular special just for one weekend. It’s the month of love after all! Lodge on Main loves you long time and are generously offering the Weekend Special for all weekends in February! Get in touch with us today to secure your accommodation for Valentine’s Day!

For directions, check out the map below, showing you where everything is. Click each marker to get the names of the venues. This will help you plan how you want to do things while enjoying the accommodation offer at Lodge on Main.