Gqeberha, formerly known as Port Elizabeth, is referred to as the "Friendly City" and is situated on the southern coast, 763 kilometres east of Cape Town. Gqeberha, a fantastically affordable vacation spot, provides a wide range of attractions as a family-friendly vacation destination, including beautiful nature trails, historic landmarks, gorgeous animals, cultural experiences, and an endless array of water sport activities.
Affordable guest houses in the city, to self-catering apartments on the beach are all just some of the available accommodation in Gqeberha. Many tourist destinations and attractions are concentrated around the city's shore and there are many hotels nearby.
With its ideal blend of warm water and stunning lengths of white sandy beaches, Gqeberha is a popular vacation spot. The city is renowned for its more than 40Km of coastline, which features numerous beaches with the Blue Flag and hours of sunshine to enjoy them in. Accommodation in Gqeberha will ensure that visitors will have many options to stay after enjoying the excitement and entertainment of the Nelson Mandela Bay nightlife after a good day of sightseeing.
Three excellent 18-hole golf courses are available in Gqeberha for those who would rather stay on dry land. Walmer Country Club golf course, presents a true challenge to the novice player. Most players may find this Eastern Cape course challenging due to its dense coastal vegetation, tree-lined fairways, and the infamous Gqeberha winds.
Gqeberha is in a unique location due to its closeness to several Eastern Cape game reserves that are malaria-free, including Shamwari Game Reserve, which is home to the Big Five, and Addo Elephant Park, South Africa's third-largest national park.
in Gqeberha (Port Elizabeth)