The Boardwalk Hotel

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Indoor pool, outdoor pool
Indoor pool, outdoor pool
Indoor pool, outdoor pool
Junior Suite | Living area | 40-inch LED TV with satellite channels, TV, pay movies

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The Boardwalk Hotel

4-star property
Upscale beach hotel with spa, near King's Beach

8.8/10 Fabulous

195 verified Hotels.com guest reviews

Property highlights

  • Free parking
  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Airport transfer
  • Gym
  • Air conditioning
The price is $114
Price available on 10/18/2022
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Beach Road, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, 6001
Main amenities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Near the beach
  • Casino
  • 13 restaurants and bar/lounge
  • Full-service spa
  • Indoor pool and outdoor pool
  • Fitness center
  • Sauna
  • Pool bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • In-room childcare
  • Conference center
For families
  • Babysitting (surcharge)
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available
  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Premium TV channels
  • Garden

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About this area

Getting around

  • Port Elizabeth (PLZ) - 6 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

Restaurants

  • Blue Waters Café - 8 min walk
  • Barney’s Tavern - 8 min walk
  • The Coachman Restaurant - 9 min walk
  • Kipling's Brasserie - 9 min walk
  • Ginger Restaurant - 10 min walk

About this property

The Boardwalk Hotel

4-star family-friendly hotel
A casino, a bowling alley, and a roundtrip airport shuttle are just a few of the amenities provided at The Boardwalk Hotel. For those looking to try their luck, this hotel boasts 100 slot machines, a casino VIP room, and 10 casino gaming tables. Indulge in a massage, a manicure/pedicure, and a facial at the onsite spa. Be sure to enjoy a meal at any of the 13 onsite restaurants. Free in-room WiFi is available to all guests, along with a poolside bar and a terrace.
Other perks include:
  • An indoor pool and an outdoor pool
  • Free self parking and valet parking
  • A porter/bellhop, a 24-hour front desk, and a banquet hall
  • An elevator, luggage storage, and a gift shop
  • Guest reviews speak well of the family-friendly amenities, dining options, and helpful staff
Room features
All guestrooms at The Boardwalk Hotel feature thoughtful touches such as 24-hour room service and air conditioning, in addition to amenities like free WiFi and safes. Guests reviews give good marks for the comfortable rooms at the property.
Extra conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Bathrooms with separate tubs/showers and free toiletries
  • 40-inch LED TVs with premium channels
  • Childcare services, electric kettles, and heating

Languages

English

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C/140°F or hotter

Social distancing

Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Masks available
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 140 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors

Arriving/Leaving

  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - midnight
  • Late check-in subject to availability
  • Minimum check-in age - 16
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions.

Special check-in instructions

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
  • 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 16

Children

  • No cribs (infant beds)
  • Babysitting*
  • Supervised childcare*

Pets

  • Pets not allowed
  • Service animals welcome

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas
  • Free WiFi in rooms

Parking

  • Free onsite self parking
  • Free onsite valet parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

Transfers

  • Airport shuttle on request (available 24 hours)*

Other information

  • Designated smoking areas

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • 13 restaurants
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • 24-hour room service
  • Snack bar/deli

Traveling with children

  • Bowling alley
  • Supervised childcare (surcharge)

What to do

  • Bowling alley
  • Shopping
  • Beach nearby

Working away

  • Business center
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference center (32280 square feet of space)

Services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Concierge services
  • Tour/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry services
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Luggage storage
  • Porter/bellhop

Facilities

  • Built in 2012
  • ATM/banking
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Fitness center
  • An outdoor pool
  • An indoor pool
  • Arcade/game room
  • Casino
  • Full-service spa
  • 10 casino gaming tables
  • 100 casino slot machines
  • Casino VIP room
  • Sauna

Accessibility

  • Elevator
  • In-room accessibility
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Low-height counter/sink
  • Grab bar near toilet

Languages

  • English

Room amenities

Be entertained

  • 40-inch LED TV
  • Premium satellite channels
  • Pay movies

Home comfort

  • Air conditioning and heating
  • Minibar
  • Electric kettle

Sleep well

  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Turndown service
  • Alarm clock
  • Bed sheets provided

Freshen up

  • Private bathroom
  • Separate bathtub and shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Towels

Stay connected

  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone

More

  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features

Spa

Guests can indulge in a pampering treatment at the hotel's full-service spa. Services include deep-tissue massages, hot stone massages, facials, and body wraps.

The spa is open daily. Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision.

Fees & policies

Optional extras

  • Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 100 per person (one way)

Children & extra beds

  • In-room babysitting is available for an extra charge
  • Supervised childcare is available for an extra charge

Pool, spa, & gym (if applicable)

  • Children under 16 years old are not allowed in the spa without adult supervision

Hygiene & cleanliness

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

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitizer.

Policies

The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Guests can rest easy knowing there's a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector, a security system, and a first aid kit on site.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted.

Also known as

Boardwalk Hotel Port Elizabeth
Boardwalk Port Elizabeth
Boardwalk Hotel
The Boardwalk Hotel Port Elizabeth/Summerstrand
The Boardwalk Hotel Hotel
The Boardwalk Hotel Port Elizabeth
The Boardwalk Hotel Hotel Port Elizabeth

Frequently asked questions

Does The Boardwalk Hotel offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, The Boardwalk Hotel 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.
How much does it cost to stay at The Boardwalk Hotel?
As of Oct 4, 2022, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Boardwalk Hotel on Oct 18, 2022 start from $114, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
What are the cleanliness and hygiene measures currently in place at The Boardwalk Hotel?
This property confirms that disinfectant is used to clean the property. Furthermore, guests are provided with hand sanitizer, social distancing measures are in place, and staff are given personal protective equipment. Please note that this information has been provided by our partners.
Is there a pool at The Boardwalk Hotel?
Yes, there's an indoor pool and an outdoor pool.
Are pets allowed at The Boardwalk Hotel?
Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at The Boardwalk Hotel?
Yes, there's free self and valet parking.
Is airport shuttle service offered by The Boardwalk Hotel?
Yes, an airport shuttle is available. The charge is ZAR 100 per person one way.
What are the check-in and check-out times at The Boardwalk Hotel?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - midnight. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
Is there an onsite casino at The Boardwalk Hotel?
Yes, there's a casino, featuring 100 slot machines and 10 gaming tables.
What is there to do at The Boardwalk Hotel and nearby?
Onsite recreation at The Boardwalk Hotel includes bowling. Enjoy treatments at the spa and relax in the indoor and outdoor pools. The Boardwalk Hotel also has a casino, a sauna, and a fitness center, as well as an arcade and a garden.
Are there restaurants at or near The Boardwalk Hotel?
Yes, there are 13 onsite restaurants. Nearby restaurants include Blue Waters Café (8-min walk), Barney’s Tavern (8-min walk), and The Coachman Restaurant (9-min walk).
What's the area around The Boardwalk Hotel like?
The Boardwalk Hotel is a short 11-minute walk from King's Beach and 9 minutes' walk from Humewood Beach. Travelers say this hotel is in a good location.

Overall score and ratings

8.8

Fabulous

9.4/10

Cleanliness

8.6/10

Staff & service

8.4/10

Amenities

9.1/10

Property conditions & facilities

9.5/10

Eco-friendliness

4/10 Fair

Winile, 2-night trip
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10/10 Exceptional

Roberta, 2-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

8/10 Very Good

Adrian, 1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Bruce, 1-night business trip
Verified Hotels.com guest review

10/10 Exceptional

Ncedisa, 1-night business trip
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4/10 Fair

2-night trip
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2/10 Poor

1-night trip
Verified Expedia guest review

10/10 Exceptional

nice hotel
the hotel is nice , and we had to big window to the beautiful seaside.
k, 1-night trip with friends
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10/10 Exceptional

Great
Xolile, 2-night family trip
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8/10 Very Good

Clean hotel with good service. Breakfast was average at best and staff creating lots of noise in the kitchen.
1-night trip
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