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Southern Sun The Marine

Beach hotel in Pollok Beach with restaurant and bar/lounge

  • Free WiFi and free parking
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39 Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 6019, Eastern Cape, South Africa
8.0.Very Good.
  • Was very disappointed, the hotel standard is 1star. The lady who came to check the room…

    Sep 25, 2020

  • The rooms are great with lovely views towards the sea. We would stay here again but would…

    Dec 17, 2019

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Enhanced health and safety measures

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitizer
  • Free parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Non-smoking
  • Air Conditioning

Property highlights

Main amenities

  • 114 smoke-free guestrooms
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Restaurant and bar/lounge
  • Breakfast available
  • 24-hour fitness center

For families

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)
  • Refrigerator
  • Private bathroom
  • Television

What’s around

  • In Pollok Beach
  • Hobie Beach - 8 min walk
  • Humewood Beach - 19 min walk
  • The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World - 26 min walk
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University - 28 min walk
  • King's Beach - 29 min walk

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Enter dates for 2 guests

Guests
  • Executive King
  • Loft Apartment
  • Loft Room
  • Presidential Suite
  • Standard Room
  • Standard Premium King
  • Superior Room
  • King Suite
  • Suite

What’s around

Landmarks

  • In Pollok Beach
  • Hobie Beach - 8 min walk
  • Humewood Beach - 19 min walk
  • The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World - 26 min walk
  • Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University - 28 min walk
  • King's Beach - 29 min walk
  • Bayworld - 31 min walk
  • SANCCOB Port Elizabeth - 45 min walk
  • Port Elizabeth City Hall - 3.4 mi / 5.4 km
  • Market Square - 4.2 mi / 6.7 km
  • St. George's Cricket Ground - 4.2 mi / 6.7 km

Getting around

  • Port Elizabeth (PLZ) - 7 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
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39 Marine Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 6019, Eastern Cape, South Africa

At a glance

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 114 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 7 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time 2:30 PM-4 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges
  • Government-issued photo ID may be required
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Children

  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding
  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting/childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours)*

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site
  • Onsite parking limited
  • Free offsite parking nearby

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Taking the kids?

  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
  • Supervised childcare/activities (surcharge)

Food and drink

  • Buffet breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • 24-hour room service

Things to do

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Working away

  • 24-hour business center
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space size (feet) - 0
  • Conference space size (meters) - 0

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage

Facilities

  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1955
  • Elevator
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Terrace

Accessibility

  • Braille or raised signage
  • Accessible bathroom
  • In-room accessibility
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Wheelchair-accessible meeting spaces/business center
  • Wheelchair-accessible on-site restaurant
  • Closed-captioned TV
  • Grab bar - near toilet

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa

In the room

Home comforts

  • Air conditioning
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)

Sleep well

  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Turndown service

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/tub combination
  • Rainfall showerhead
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer

Be entertained

  • TV
  • Satellite TV channels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

Food and drink

  • Refrigerator
  • Free bottled water

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features

Dining

La Mer - Overlooking the ocean, this buffet restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner.

Recreation

On Site

  • Fitness facilities

Nearby

  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Rafting nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Water skiing nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Fees & policies

Mandatory feesPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at check-in or check-out:

  • 1 percent tourism fee will be charged

Optional extras

  • Buffet breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 215 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 150 per room (roundtrip)

Children and extra bedsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Childcare is available for an extra charge
  • Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 100.0 per stay
  • Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

PetsPay at property

You'll be asked to pay the following charges by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out:
  • Service animals exempt from fees

Hygiene and cleanliness

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property.

Social distancing measures are in place and guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Policies

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

This property accepts credit cards and debit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

  • Marine Protea Hotel
  • Southern Sun The Marine Port Elizabeth
  • Southern Sun The Marine Hotel Port Elizabeth
  • Protea Hotel by Marriott Port Elizabeth Marine
  • Protea Hotel Marine Port Elizabeth
  • Protea Marine
  • Protea Marine Port Elizabeth
  • Protea Hotel Marine Port Elizabeth/Summerstrand
  • Protea Hotel Port Elizabeth
  • Southern Sun The Marine Hotel

*See fees and policies for additional details or extra charges

FAQs

  • Yes, Southern Sun The Marine does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, and social distancing measures are in place. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
  • Yes, there's free self parking. Parking spots may be limited.
  • Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • You can check in from 2:30 PM - 4 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Yes, La Mer offers ocean views. Nearby restaurants include Something Good Roadhouse (4-min walk), Kaffeine (5-min walk), and De Kelder (6-min walk).
  • Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 150 per room roundtrip.
  • No, this hotel doesn't have a casino, but The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World (3-min drive) is nearby.
  • Have fun with activities like cycling, boat tours, and kayaking, and practice your swing at the nearby golf course. Additional recreation nearby includes ecotours. Enjoy amenities like a 24-hour fitness center and access to a nearby health club.
8.0.Very Good.
  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Feel at home

    My stay was superb, I always enjoy staying in this hotel, the staff is amazing, literally everyone!

    Lulama, 2 night family trip, Jun 21, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Safe and beautiful area

    Mpumzi, 1 night romance trip, May 14, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Absolutely stunning.

    Zola, 1 night business trip, May 6, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Good hotel

    Check in was a bit slow but other than that I cannot fault it. Very pleasant staff, nice breakfast, good location, good rooms.

    Paul, 1 night business trip, Apr 9, 2019

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    a) Die Zimmer sind schön- aber die Fensterscheiben salzverkrustet ...schade b) Das Frühstück könnte mehr frisches Obst anbieten

    1 night trip, Feb 21, 2019

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Arnold, 1 night business trip, Nov 16, 2021

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  • 10.0.Exceptional

    Arnold, 1 night business trip, Oct 1, 2020

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  • 8.0.Very Good

    Albert, 3 night trip, Oct 31, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    Michael, 1 night business trip, Apr 9, 2019

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  • 6.0.Good

    Andreas, 5 night romance trip, Apr 4, 2019

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