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5th Avenue Beach House

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Thornhill, Canada
Reviewed 11 January 2017

I recently spent 2 nights at this lovely, clean guest house. The rooms were big, modern and so clean. The people who own and those who work there were friendly and couldn't do enough to make us feel comfortable. It is near the beach and lovely restaurants. I look forward to returning for a few days soon.

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Stockbridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

This is a fairly small guest house with very large attractive rooms which have good facilities. The only down side for me was that I found the bed uncomfortable,it gave me a bad back after a couple of nights sleeping in it.

Thank gypsycat13
Reviewed 21 November 2016

The rooms was large and bright, the breakfast was okay. Did not meet the owners but their dogs were most friendly. Breakfast was fine, nothing too much. They did offer a lift for our luggage which was nice.

Thank Harafarms
Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for a one night stay. The beds were very comfortable the shower was lovely and strong and breakfast was excellent. The beach was beautiful and you can run by the promenade. Value for money

1Thank asahla
Grahamstown, South Africa
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Lovely clean and spacious room with own bathroom, fridge, kettle, tea/coffee stuff, hairdryer, phone, TV with lots of channels, free wifi if you want, breakfast feast included! Friendly helpful staff. Felt very safe with the security there.

1Thank fi1952
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

In Port Elizabeth with a group of parents supporting a school cricket tournament. From the time we first made contact we knew we had made the right choice. Check in on arrival was seamless and we had room 7 on the deck overlooking the pool. More a lodge than a B+B. Nice size room and was very quiet. Breakfasts were...

1Thank Dbn_Trekker
Reviewed 30 September 2016

This is our first time staying at the Fifth Avenue Beach House and it won't be our last. We stay for extended periods in Port Elizabeth, and this guest house is perfect. Its location, a mere 100 m from the beach and close to restaurants and entertainment, is ideal. They have rooms of all sizes and configurations-- one is bound...

Thank EBRCantonNY
Houston, Texas
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Only stayed one night stopping over from the Karoo and on to Cape Town. This is a great value for the money. Well kept spacious rooms, very friendly staff, and beautiful garden with pool. We will stay longer next time!

1Thank John S
Philadelphia, United States
Reviewed 24 June 2016

We got in 3 hours late to Port Elizabeth so it was a great relief to get to the hotel and receive such a warm reception. The room was beautiful and we enjoyed speaking with the owner in the morning. She suggested we take a walk to the beach which we did. After a great breakfast we were on our...

Thank Lee A
Reviewed 6 June 2016

After a few business trips to PE,I think I've finally found the right hotel. I got a very, very spacious room, clean and comfortable. Though the noise isolation was far from perfect and my room was facing the street, it was a very quiet street, with hardly any traffic, so sleep quality was very good Breakfast was more than enough,...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Paid Wifi
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about 5th Avenue Beach House

Address: Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth > Summerstrand
Hotel Class:4 star — 5th Avenue Beach House 4*
Number of rooms: 20
Hotel Style:
#2 Business Hotel in Summerstrand
#9 Luxury Hotel in Summerstrand
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“A room overlooking the pool is nice and quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Harafarms, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“depends what you want.”
 of 5 bubbles fi1952, 7 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Be sure you tell them what you need in terms of a room... They have many different rooms on offer.”
 of 5 bubbles EBRCantonNY, 30 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 1 in main building or if you want private, there is the separate wing.”
 of 5 bubbles 782shaneb, 14 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Ground floor rooms in gardens by pool.”
 of 5 bubbles lindaj269, 22 Sep 2015 | Read review
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