Attractions

Nelson Mandela Bay

Nelson Mandela Bay (Port Elizabeth, Uitenhage, Despatch and Colchester) has got everything a visitor expects to find on a South African holiday. We are the only city that boasts the Big 7 (Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino, Lion, Leopard, Humpback Whale and Great White Shark).
Port Elizabeth (The Friendly City) is known for its 40Km coast that boasts a multitude of Blue Flag Beaches and hours of sunshine to enjoy them in. After a fun day out, enjoy the entertainment of the Nelson Mandela Bay nightlife.

Guesthouse Accommodation in Port Elizabeth
Arts & Culture

The centrepiece of Nelson Mandela Bay's arts and culture industry is right in the inner city after local development agency, the MBDA, has coupled a CBD infrastructure renovation with a public art campaign, giving the city-centre a facelift with an artistic twist.

Beachfront Bed and Breakfasts in Port Elizabeth
Entertainment & Shopping

Nelson Mandela Bay is the ideal fun, entertainment and shopping destination; offering various kinds of entertainment to suit every age, personality and individual. Enjoyable evening entertainment include sundowner cruises, nightclubs, award winning cocktail bars, late night music spots, fine art theatre performances, movies, restaurants and cultural performances.

Port Elizabeth Beachfront Accommodation
Historical

Nelson Mandela Bay's rich cultural heritage guarantees history lovers a unique insight into the Bay and the Eastern Cape's diverse and remarkable past. Historical and significant figures from Nelson Mandela Bay include, amongst others , Govan Mbeki, political activist and father of former President Thabo Mbeki; Oliver Thambo, political activist and life-long friend of Nelson Mandela; Athol Fugard, actor , director and playwright; Olive Schreiner, well-known authoress and writer of "The story of an African Farm".

Guesthouses and Bed and Breakfasts in Port Elizabeth
Wildlife & Nature

From rocky shores to indigenous floral fynbos: from stretches of golden beaches and unspoilt sand-dunes to lush indigenous forest and untamed wilderness areas, the nature reserves within, and on the outskirts of Nelson Mandela Bay offer a wonderful range of options to the great outdoors. Located in and around the city are: Settler's Park, Van Staden's Wild Flower Reserve, The Cape Recife Nature Reserve, Maitlands Nature Reserve, The Island Nature Reserve, Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area and Groendal Wilderness Area.

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Humewood Golf Course

Home to one of the world`s most challenging links courses, it is consistently ranked as one of South Africa`s Top 10 golf courses. The late Bobby Locke considered Humewood Golf Course to be the best in South Africa and said that it compared favourably with the top links courses in the British Isles. Humewood has hosted the South African Amateur 9 times and the South African Open 4 times. Found in the coastal city of Port Elizabeth, the golf course is a genuine seaside links frequently lashed by the winds off Algoa Bay.

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Bayworld Oceanarium

Although Bayworld Oceanarium's two dolphins, Dumisa and Domino, have winged it off to Hong Kong, the aquarium remains one of the star attractions in Nelson Mandela Bay. Situated in the heart of the Port Elizabeth beachfront, Bayworld continually dishes up a feast of education and entertainment to thousands of visitors each year. Kids love the little colony of rescued Cape fur and Sub Antarctic seals.

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