Destination guide

Take in the beachside beauty of Port Elizabeth

The beaches and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Port Elizabeth. Travellers appreciate the bars in this walkable city. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Seasonal weather in Port Elizabeth

If you're hoping to enjoy some warm-weather activities on your holiday, September, August, October and November are the hottest months to visit, when temperatures average 32°F.

Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Port Elizabeth

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Port Elizabeth is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Princess Margaret Beach (0.2 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Lower Bay Beach (0.3 mi / 0.4 km)
  • Friendship Bay Beach (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Cotton House Beach (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Macaroni Beach (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Villa Beach (9.7 mi / 15.6 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Port Elizabeth

Fly into Argyle (SVD-Argyle Intl.), the closest airport, located 12.9 mi (20.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you can also fly into Canouan Island (CIW), which is 21.9 mi (35.2 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Port Elizabeth?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 91 holiday lettings around Port Elizabeth. From 37 villas to 60 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

Can I rent Villas in Port Elizabeth?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK offers 37 Villas in Port Elizabeth. Our other popular types of Port Elizabeth holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 60 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 16 self catering accommodations
  • Studios: 20 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Port Elizabeth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 45 holiday homes with pool available in Port Elizabeth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.