First Avenue Guesthouse

3 First Avenue, SummerstrandPort Elizabeth6001South Africa
Bed & Breakfast
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About First Avenue Guesthouse

First Avenue Guesthouse is situated along the Port Elizabeth beachfront in Nelson Mandela Bay. Single, double and family units are available and the guest house offers a refreshing outdoor swimming pool.

Room perks available to guests include free Wi-Fi, TVs, safes, private bathrooms and tea and coffee-making facilities. Some units add sitting areas.

Other property amenities include private parking, a communal lounge area with a TV and a cosy reading nook. There's also a garden and conference space plus porter and laundry services. Airport transfers are available upon request.

A fresh breakfast buffet is provided. The rooms feature mini kitchens for visitors who wish to stay in and dine. There's also an on-site bar and barbecue facilities for those who wish to eat outdoors.

First Avenue Guesthouse is a five-minute walk from Hobie Beach and a five-minute drive from Bayworld Oceanarium. Happy Valley Park can be reached on foot in under 15 minutes. Port Elizabeth Airport is a ten-minute drive away.


3 First Avenue, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 6001, South Africa
Telephone: +27(0)415835173 | Fax: +27(0)865199908 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Car park
  • Conference rooms
  • Deck chairs / Sun loungers
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Pool bar
  • Porter service
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony / Terrace
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Desk
  • Electric kettle
  • Fan
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Fridge
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Child / Baby cot
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 14:00
  • Check-out: 10:00

Positive Reviews

Guest house is situated in a nice location

Visitors will not be bored when staying at this place. There are a lot of positive reviews related to the prime and central location of the guest house. Guests say that they like the fact that the property is situated very near to the beach, the casino and area restaurants; many of which are located within close walking distance.

Top-notch customer service is provided

One of the most remarked upon aspects of a visit to the guest house is how great the customer service is. Visitors say that they feel the staff members are friendly and very helpful, going out of their way to assist with whatever guests need during their stays and making everyone feel welcome. Guests also say they feel secure when staying at this property.

A couple of nice freebies

The breakfast buffet is said to be very delicious and the majority of people who comment on it have wonderful things to say about the quality of what is offered and the breadth of choice on the menu. Another big perk of staying at the guest house is the laundry service provided, which visitors say is free of charge and also not a big hassle to utilise.

Negative Reviews

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