The 12 Best Airbnbs In Port Elizabeth, South Africa

February 8, 2021
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If you’re looking for the best Airbnbs in Port Elizabeth, you’ve come to the right place. We combed through thousands of Airbnb listings in Port Elizabeth and the surrounding area to find the homes with the best amenities and the most positive reviews at the lowest prices.

#1 Boutique Loft Apartment In A Quiet Walmer Suburb

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $60 per night, airbnb.com

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Make your dreams come true during your holiday by renting this beautiful, state-of-the-art apartment, located at a 5-minute drive from the Port Elizabeth International Airport. The home offers an attractive, modern interior, sliding doors, a dedicated living room, ceramic tiling, and a walled garden. It's ideal for you and your romantic partner.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Fold the patio doors on 2 sides to access the peaceful walled garden, and to further extend the open interior. The garden-view kitchen comes with Cesarstone countertops, while other standouts include a double-head shower and Smart TV with Netflix.”

Amenities

Self check-in | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Dishwasher | Wifi | TV | Bathroom essentials | Bedroom comforts | Coffee maker | Hair dryer | Iron | Room-darkening shades

Guest Reviews

“Staying at Bernadette's place was everything we could have asked for. The space is very modern and we enjoyed the loft layout. The upstairs bathroom is really nice.” – Grant
“Bernadette’s place is so comfortable and relaxing. This was a part of my vacation stay with my boyfriend and it is extremely well suited for those that are ready to be spoiled.” – Christie
“Beautiful apartment, with amazing decor. Would definitely recommend and go back again.” – Olwethu
“It is always a pleasure going to Bernadette's place. The place is really beautiful. Very clean and it's everything you can ask for.” – Quentin
“Definitely my go to place whenever we stay In PE. Comfortable and clean, close proximity to all necessities and secure. Bernadette is friendly and helpful to assist wherever she can.” – Keerthan

#2 124 Brookes Hill Apartment With An Ocean View

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $100 per night, airbnb.com

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Are you and your friends planning a getaway trip to the beautiful Port Elizabeth, and need a place to rehab? Then you have stopped at the right place. This stunning apartment, located in the Humewood area, close to the beach, is the perfect fit for you! Featuring a breathtaking ocean view, contemporary architecture, spacious rooms, and a beautiful kitchen, it's a listing to behold.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“This modern 2 bedroom self-catering apartment is perfect for that holiday you have been dreaming off. Situated walking distance from the beach, restaurants, shops and beach front entertainment. Fully equipped with everything you need. Lounge around the pool or stroll down to the beach on a hot summers day.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | TV | Dedicated workspace | Hot water | Laundromat nearby | Portable fans | Heating | Essentials | Iron | Pack ’n Play/travel crib | Free parking on premises

#3 Mathemba House

7 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

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This modern house located in close proximity to the Walmer Park Shopping Centre in Port Elizabeth is the ideal vacation destination for a group of friends, or a family of up to seven. The attractive listing offers 3 spacious bedrooms, a luxurious TV lounge, marble flooring, elegant wall design and all the amenities of the modern-day home.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Mathemba House is a classy and contemporary, well equipped self catering house ideally situated in the lush green suburb of Walmer near businesses, schools, hospitals and less than 3km from Port Elizabeth Airport. It has 3 bedrooms and is ideal for families and groups of up to 7 or 8 people for either a short or an extended stay. Kick off your shoes and make yourself at home. The house is on a 1200 square meter plot on which there are also 2 other self catering units.”

Amenities

Wifi | TV | Dedicated workspace | Iron | Essentials | Hot water | Heating | Indoor fireplace | Bathtub | Fireplace guards | Baby bath | Free parking on premises

Guest Reviews

“Great place, hospitality on point. Very neat and specious.” – Achumile
“we had an amazing stay, close to the beaches and restaurants.. pieter was a great host” – Amira
“The place was great value for money. lovely host.” – Mduduzi
“This is your place to be if you are staying in Walmer PE. Sparkling clean, lots of space and very welcoming. Great value for price and close to all amenities you need.” – Thomas
“Beautiful,modern and clean place.We loved the place !!” – Andrea
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#4 Cozy Cottage

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $40 per night, airbnb.com

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If you fancy a quiet and cozy hideout on your holiday to Port Elizabeth with your loved ones, look no further than this serene guesthouse. Located in the quiet suburb of Walmer, it's a peaceful home that's not far from all the attractions in town. A lovely fireplace, comfortable sleeping arrangements, and a dedicated living and dining room really make this location the first choice for many.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Looking for a family get-away or romantic break? Then our Cosy Cottage is the place for you! This detached building is beautifully laid out and designed to make you so comfortable, you'll be sad to leave. We look forward to hosting your visit and having Cosy Cottage form part of your happy memories.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | TV | Dedicated workspace | Hot water | Essentials | Iron | Free parking on premises | Pool | Single level home | Kitchen | Microwave

Guest Reviews

“Great please to go away and just relax. Clean and beautiful. Close to shops and situated in a good area. Enjoyed my stay, I'd return there anytime” – Siphuxolo
“Exceptional stay in PE, thank you Gerrit. The cottage was tastefully decorated and sparkling clean. We very much enjoyed our stay hope to stay at your cottage again if we’re ever back in town!” – Tibike
“Great outdoor braai area especially if you entertaining guest's. The bedroom was my favorite place, it is cosy and beautiful. There is also a fire pit right next to the pool which is absolutely stunning.” – Xolisa
“Gerrit and Elsa, thank you! Both such fantastic and warm hosts! 🙂 And such a lovely little cottage and a garden and outside area that is just marvelous. My sister ended up staying here twice within 2 weeks; an absolute gem.” – Lara
“My stay at Gerrit’s place was amazing, my family thoroughly enjoyed staying in your home. You were quick to respond to any of our queries and made sure our stay was as comfortable as possible. My boys enjoyed playing in the yard, especially visiting the ducks every morning.” – Ntsika

#5 Rose Cottage Guest House

6 Guests | 3 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $50 per night, airbnb.com

Enjoy a luxurious vacation in Port Elizabeth Central with your travel buddies, as you rent this glamorous house located close to the harbour. Ideal for business travellers, families, or groups of travel buddies, it comes with all the amenities you'll require for a great stay. You're in for a special and memorable package on this one, that's for sure!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Situated in trendy and lively Richmond Hill in a quiet leafy street, Rose Cottage is the perfect place to stay for tourists and business men alike. We are minutes from the CBD area, and just around the corner from vibrant Stanley Street, with all of its restaurants and coffee shops to enjoy. We are a five minute drive to the beach and only a few kms to the airport. The house is beautifully renovated and equipped with all the facilities you will need, your home away from home in Richmond Hill.”

Amenities

Wifi | TV | Hot water | Indoor fireplace | Ethernet connection | Essentials | Iron | Fireplace guards | Bathtub | Babysitter recommendations | Free parking on premises | Free street parking

Guest Reviews

“Tandy is a good host. Very understanding and accommodating. A lovely house as well.” – Abena
“The place is a bang for buck, Its situated just around a bunch of great restaurants, and a quiet neighborhood. There's a lot of nice touched that came with the place, like a Netflix account and great internet, and extra tooth brushes and some extras as well I have zero complaints.” – Moruanyi
“The dwelling is immaculate and Tandy is probably the best host we have had. Unforgettable experience thank you ” – Daniele
“The house was spacious and wonderful, looked exactly what you see on the pictures.” – Anelisa
“Loved Tandy's place, clean, quiet and just so convenient. Tandy is very thoughtful and you the work to maintain the space is ever so evident. I am definitely staying here again, it's a stone throw away from everything and it has so much character.” – Ndumiso

#6 Garden Apartment With A Pool

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $80 per night, airbnb.com

For a memorable honeymoon in the lovely city of Port Elizabeth, look no further than this stunning apartment that offers a complete holiday package. Featuring a private swimming pool, a lovely green garden, an eye-catching interior and modern furniture, it's the perfect and most awesome place to really set the mood on your romantic vacation.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Soak up the morning sun while lying in bed or enjoying your coffee overlooking the pool and garden. This modern garden apartment opens up to a gorgeous view of the pool and patio. Enjoy an indoor or outdoor barbecue while relaxing in this spacious apartment. Located in a quiet neighborhood, but close enough to all the hustle and bustle of the beachfront.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | Washer | TV | Dedicated workspace | Indoor fireplace | Hot water | Essentials | Iron | Dryer | Free parking on premises | Pool

Guest Reviews

“Beautiful, clean and stylish home. Great amenities and thoughtful touches from the hostess.” – Chwayita
“The place was amazing. Clean, small meaningful touches. Nice, quiet and safe area.” – Crystal
“This is such a beautiful place…I really enjoyed staying in this beautiful house,three nights was barely enough ..I would recommend this place to anyone and the host is amazing !” – Patience
“I would definitely recommend this place to anyone who wants to stay in PE. It’s spacious, well built and light. A dream for me. The bathtub in which you can soak in was amazing. Plus the fine little touches in the house were amazing” – Tiyandza
“Mariliesh is an amazing superhost that is an effective communicator, has great amenities and lovely personal touches to her space. I highly recommend a stay at place. You’ll love every single moment in it.” – Oyama
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#7 Mika's Tree

5 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $60 per night, airbnb.com

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One word, delightful, is what comes to mind when describing this fully-functional cottage, which serves as the ideal getaway for a small group of friends or family. Located in the suburbs of Port Elizabeth, it's in a peaceful setting from where you can drive down to the beautiful city, or where you can enjoy a scrumptious dinner, making it a place you can surely call home.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Mika's Tree is a quaint two bedroom loft cottage with a kitchen that is fully equipped, one bathroom and a spacious living room. There is a braai area outside, and private entrance. You feel like you are sleeping in the tree tops! It is a comfortable loft apartment, with a second bedroom on the ground floor.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | TV | Dedicated workspace | Hot water | Essentials | Iron | Baby bath | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Microwave | Oven

Guest Reviews

“What a charming quiet an comfy place! We loved staying at Mika'sTree, especially the kids had fun. There is everything you need, even small shampoos and such.” – Julia
“Pieters home is a great quirky space that has all the amenities you need. We had a great stay while in PE for the cricket” – Jonathan
“Such a gem of a place in a safe neighborhood in PE. Just blocks from grocery and the AMAZING cafe La Brioche! We loved our stay and felt very at home.” – Jackie
“We had a great experience here. The cottage has everything that you need. Shops and restaurants are in walking distance and the neighbourhood is safe and quite” – Hannes
“Great little cottage, perfect for a weekend getaway or longer. Own gate remote with plenty parking space. Own braai area, with some wood and charcoal provided!” – Brent

#8 Two Palms Garden Cottage Close To The Airport

3 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $30 per night, airbnb.com

Elegance and comfort, personified! This aesthetic guesthouse, located in the heart of Port Elizabeth is the perfect vacation destination for you and your partner or your small family of three. Attractive brick wall tiling, contemporary furniture, a dedicated bar, and cozy sleeping arrangements are some of the promising features of this beautiful location.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Our newly renovated garden cottages, Unit 1 and Unit 2, are close to everything one needs and situated in a quiet central area in Port Elizabeth. Each unit sleeps two people comfortably with an additional sleeper couch in the lounge to accommodate a third person if required. We are 1km away from the city's airport, 3km from the beachfront and there is a small shopping centre 300m up the road which includes a liquor store, general convenience store, laundromat and pizza takeaway.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | TV | Dedicated workspace | Iron | Essentials | Hot water | Heating | Free parking on premises | Free street parking | Single level home | Kitchen

Guest Reviews

“Bright and airy, private and very safe” – Linda
“Great spot, very close to the airport. Would happily stay again!” – River
“This was a really nice, clean and convenient place to stay at. Only minutes away from the airport with private / gated parking. Marty and Jen were kind enough to offer a late check in and they responded to my questions super quick.” – Saajid
“Very welcoming place, you get exactly what you see.” – Sinayo
“Stylish and comfortable. Loved the little extras. Check-in and communication was great.” – Michelle

#9 The Best Treehouse In South Africa With Amazing Views

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

We bring you a sensational listing, a one-of-a-kind experience! Have an unforgettable honeymoon or time out with your spouse, in tranquility like you've never experienced before. This magical treehouse is as rustic as it gets, with an amazing bathtub, where you can look into the forest and open the French doors to let the cool air in. An Airbnb you should definitely check out, guaranteed!

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Come and relax above the treetops in this one of a kind Treehouse, with amazing valley views and distant sea views. Enjoy being surrounded by nature and marvel at the abundant birdlife. With it's rural setting and unique build, you are guaranteed a special stay in the Treehouse.”

Amenities

Wifi | Garden or backyard | Pool | Washer | TV | Dedicated workspace | Coffee maker | Heating | Essentials | Iron | Dryer |Free parking on premises

 
 

Guest Reviews

“We are a family of four – our kids loved swimming in the pool, playing soccer in the grass, and playing games/relaxing in the entertainment area. Thanks for such a great stay!” – Monica
“The treehouse is amazing. Tranquil and comfy. Michael is a great host.” – Maxfield
“It's location is perfectly located just outside the city of Port Elizabeth and close to the wonderful scenery of Sardinia Bay. The treehouse has such unique finishes and touches that makes you forget that you're staying in a treehouse.” – Ehsaan
“The treehouse was absolutely magical! Definitely the most unique space we’ve stayed in. Very well built and maintained with a lovely view. Amazing for a getaway from the world.” – Aila
“Fantastic space! Such an awesome and unique treehouse. Very safe feeling, and incredibly picturesque rental. Michael was very friendly and a great host!” – Cameron

#10 Spacious Garden Unit

4 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $70 per night, airbnb.com

With a lovely green garden and a stunningly aesthetic interior, this weekend getaway located in Walmer is both central and relaxing. The elegant home offers a modern design, an attractive room layout where you'll have plenty of space, and a dedicated dining space and contemporary architecture to really set the tone. Great for couples or small families.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Our spacious, private garden apartment is situated on our property in Walmer. We offer quality, upmarket, self catering accommodation, ideally suited for a business traveler, a family on holiday or a couples getaway. Located within easy reach of the airport, beachfront and shopping malls as well as medical facilities. Suitable for 2 adults and 2 children.”

Amenities

Wifi | Air conditioning | Cable TV | TV | Dedicated workspace | Hot water | Essentials | Iron | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Microwave | Oven

Guest Reviews

“We absolutely loved our time at Michele's! The place was spacious, modern and felt like home! It was perfectly located, safe and Tim & Chelsea were lovely.” – Lara-Ann
“Great place to stay at. Very spacious and clean. Located in a nice a quite area that's close to different beaches and shopping centers.” – Neo
“This accommodation is lovely, spacious and clean. The host is very accommodating, friendly and helpful. Her response rate to messages is very quick which helps with planning accordingly.” – Tumi
“This was a lovely place to stay! With its own spacious garden and spacious place indoors we enjoyed every minute of it! It was child friendly, quiet and secure.” – Odd Martin
“As a business traveler this place is ideal to use as your base of operations for meetings and presentations and is super spacious and comfy and the hosts are super accommodating and communicative. Highly recommended!” – Marshall

#11 Sabatier Apartment 11

4 Guests | 2 Bedrooms | 2 Bathrooms

Book Now: $140 per night, airbnb.com

An aesthetically pleasing apartment, located in the eastern part of the Humewood area of Port Elizabeth patiently awaits you. Whether you're visiting with your family, or here for some beach fun, this apartment should be the home of your choice. A dedicated TV lounge, modern furniture, Wi-Fi, and quick access to restaurants, tourist attractions and the beach make it a lucrative Airbnb. Don't hesitate to book because it is totally worth every penny.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“Your home away from home! Modern Apartment finished with the finest fittings. Ideal for a business trip or a holiday to the beach, the perfect place to escape! The apartment has 2 en-suite bedrooms and an open plan spacious kitchen and living room, with a guest toilet.”

Amenities

Wifi | Washer | TV | Dedicated workspace | Hot water | Essentials | Iron | Dryer | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Microwave | Oven

Guest Reviews

“This place is clean and beautiful! So close to the airport and the host was so responsive!” – Dylane
“Really stylish space close to everything you would need (airport, waterfront and awesome restaurants) for a quick visit! :)” – Johanna
“Really great place to stay. Lots of space. Good contactless check in.” – Olusheye
“Amazing, lovely, modern, central apartment with all that you would need while away from home! Def coming back.” – Lukhanyo
“Beautiful, neat and spacious place.” – Frans

#12 Stay In More Than Just A Room

2 Guests | 1 Bedrooms | 1 Bathrooms

Book Now: $40 per night, airbnb.com

For a memorable honeymoon in the magnificent city of Port Elizabeth, look no further than this stunning serviced apartment located in the heart of the city. Not only will you enjoy a delightful tour of the city, but you will also be met by utmost comfort, luxury and warmth in a beautiful location.

Here's the property description from Airbnb:

“We offer you a home away from home experience as with us you get to stay in more than a room. Our apartment offers an open plan lounge kitchen, bedroom (double bed) en suite with a shower, toilet and basin. Study with free WIFI. Fully equipped kitchen – fridge/freezer, microwave, toaster.”

Amenities

Wifi | Cable TV | TV | Dedicated workspace | Hot water | Heating | Essentials | Iron | Free parking on premises | Kitchen | Microwave | Oven

Guest Reviews

“Lovely place, very warm and clean. Definitely worth it.” – Palisa
“Andri was very welcoming, and went above and beyond ,helping me find my driver's license after I lost it. Thank you so much Andri.” – Claire
“I like that the pictures on the website were accurate. I got what I saw in the pictures. I like the fact that it was a home feel” – Monalisa
You can expect great service from the establishment and professionalism.” – Bongani
“Great value for money. Very private.” – Siyasanga
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