The area of Walmer in Port Elizabeth is a wonderful location for anyone desiring to explore the wealth of attractions that this friendly city has to offer. Close to the Port Elizabeth International Airport and a convenient drive from a collection of attractions, it is a fine location for your stay. Our magnificent, newly renovated, 4 star guest house is situated in the heart of this beautiful suburb of Walmer, placing guests conveniently within a short distance from all the city’s excitement and giving them plenty of opportunities to enjoy the leisurely activities that PE has to offer.
A wide range of restaurants, bars, cafés, and shopping centres are available throughout the city. Many offer shaded exterior dining facilities, ideal for those who love the refreshing sea air due to PE’s location, close to the Indian Ocean. Very popular café’s, restaurants and coffee shops in the area include; Bocadillos, Cobblestone, and Angelos. For the fitness freaks we have an abundance of gyms nearby including; VIVO, Planet Fitness, Virgin Active, and Curves. Golfers will be pleased to know that the Walmer golf club is a kilometre away and of course those in need of pampering will be happy to hear that Shambala spa and numerous hairdressers are all within a few kilometres from our doorstep – you’ll be spoilt for choices when choosing Lodge on Main! Shoppers will delight in an assortment of alluring centres, such as the Greenacres shopping mall, Walmer Park shopping centre, Moffet on Main Lifestyle Centre, The Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment Centre as well as Baywest Mall with its ice-skating rink, IMAX and Prestige cinema, bowling and much more. And what could be better than ending each day by returning to our spectacularly stylish, serene setting!
When basing yourself in Walmer, you allow yourself convenient access to an array of fun experiences. For those who love the outdoors – book an exhilarating horse ride on the beach or go on a picturesque tour through game reserves, where you can meet many of the well-known inhabitants of the African animal kingdom, such as zebras, cheetahs, rhinos, buffalos, giraffes and more. Furthermore, you can book various cultural tours, guaranteeing that your stay in Walmer will leave you greatly enlightened on the wealth of history about this city and province. Should you wish to fully explore your options in terms of things to do in the city – we recommend that you obtain a Nelson Mandela Bay Pass, which is available in numerous packages, granting you discounts and in some cases free entry.
Our inviting and elegant 4-star guest house provides various bed and breakfast accommodation packages, catering for up to 19 guests. Every unit has a flat-screen TV (each with individually controlled selected DStv channels), tea and coffee facilities, radio alarm clock, electronic safe, ceiling fan, wall heater, hairdryer as well as sunblock curtaining ensuring a greater deal of privacy and a restful night’s sleep. We have 6 rooms upstairs, 4 of which include access to balconies while the other 2 offer views of the gorgeous back garden. The remaining 3 rooms are available in the ideal option of self-catering accommodation, with private access next to the property and access to the garden. Our wide range of accommodation offerings in Walmer guarantees a thoroughly relaxing stay.
Beyond the lavish units that we offer, our lodge additionally features an elegant and contemporary bar as well as function lounge that opens out onto a veranda, with protection from the weather and views of the lovely gardens as well as a rim-flow pool. For those seeking Walmer accommodation for the sake of business, Lodge on Main includes versatile conference venues, with features such as a data projector, flip chart, TV, DVD player as well as a screen. Furthermore, our package includes assisting you in sourcing additional equipment that is necessary for your conference or event.
Renting accommodation in Walmer is one of the finest ways to explore all that the city of PE has to offer. Contact us here at Lodge on Main to secure a booking and your opportunity to indulge in all our features and facilities as well as the wonderful holiday destination that is Nelson Mandela Bay – Port Elizabeth.