La Cigale Port Elizabeth Guest Houses Accommodation in Eastern Cape

La Cigale

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering / Conference and Wedding Venue at Off Link Road, Btw. Old & New Sea View Road, Chelsea Conservancy, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape. Show on Map

About La Cigale

La Cigale is an 'All In One Venue', specialising in self-catering accommodation, weddings, conferences and functions.

Conveniently located on a sea facing nature reserve, in close proximity to shopping centres, restaurants, entertainment centres and scenic unspoilt beaches of Sardinia Bay Nature Reserve - Port Elizabeth.


Accommodation consists of 4 fully equipped, AA Superior, self-catering chalets. Each chalet can accommodate up to 4 adults. Conveniently located in a sea facing Nature Reserve, only 4 km from the City and 10 minutes from Port Elizabeth International Airport. Exceptionally private and secure chalets are serviced daily (except for Sundays & public holidays).

Each chalet consists of:
• Free Wi-Fi
• Flat Screen and DStv with satellite channels (43 channels)
• Two luxurious sleeper couches (complete with pillows; fitted sheets & Duvets)
• Stylish double bedroom with top quality linen
• One full bathroom (bath & shower) – hand, bath & swimming pool towels provided
• Private patio complete with patio furniture, umbrella, barbeque grill and wood

Fully equipped kitchen consisting of:
• Microwave
• Built-in Stove/Oven
• Fridge/Freezer
• Toaster
• Kettle
• Ample Built-in cupboards
• Tea & Coffee making amenities
• 3 saucepans with 3 lids & 1 frying pan
• Set of 4 dinner plates & 4 dessert plates & 4 bowls & 4 tea cups
• 1 Tea pot with Legend strainer (Tea)
• 4 Hi ball glasses (glass) & 4 Wine glasses & 4 glasses (plastic)
• 1 can opener & 1 cork screw
• 16 PC cutleries & 4 Steak knives & 1 bread knife & 3 wooden spoons
• 1 Bread board
• 1 cheese grater
• 1 colander (perforated bowl for rinsing food)
• 1 round tray (black)
• 1 marinex dish for oven & 1 salad dish
• 1 braai tong
• Iron & board

Services and facilities

• Built in safe
• Convenient and secure parking
• Remote control access & exit to La Cigale
• Regrets no pets
• We observe a policy of non smoking in the chalets


• The wedding venue with its serene surroundings can accommodate up to 120 guests including a dance floor
• We offer a large variety of menus which can be tailor made referring to personal preferences and budgets
• Professional wedding planner and co-ordinator inclusive in wedding package: assisting the bride to plan and arrange her wedding day to perfection, ideal for assisting couples living out of town and abroad
• The chapel with its unique location offers a fairy tale like setting for an extraordinary wedding ceremony. Designed to facilitate all religions
• Exclusive accommodation (four chalets), discretely located with romantic ambiance ideal for bridal couple's first night, as well as wedding guests from out of town
• Dressing facilities for bride and bridesmaids in close proximity to chapel
• Landscaped gardens ideal for wedding photography and videography
• Fully licensed cash bar

Conferences & Functions:

The venue is fully air-conditioned and offers the state of the art audiovisual. Generator power as back up system and equipped with fully licenced cash bar. The venue can accommodate up to 120 guests depending on the seating arrangements. Competent and experienced conference co-ordinator / planner inclusive in package. We offer a large variety of menus which can be tailor made according to personal preferences and budgets.

Venue capacity and styles:
Cinema seating: 120; Schoolroom: 45; U-shape (single): 45; U-shape (both sides): 65; Boardroom: 45 delegates; Banqueting style: 120.

Conference equipment available:
Flipchart with pens, Whiteboard with pens, Motorized ceiling mounted screen, Laser pointer, PA System (Mixing desk and Speakers), Data Projector, Cordless Microphone and DVD / CD player.


• Swimming pool with a stunning panoramic sea view
• Sun Deck with Patio Furniture overlooking the Ocean
• Comfortable pool area with sea view and covered braai area (barbeque)
• Various picnic spots surrounded by indigenous forest
• Scenic pathways linking cottages and entertainment areas


• The unspoiled beaches of Sardinia Bay Nature Reserve on your doorstep
• Watch the whales and the dolphins from a cruise in Algoa Bay (Port Elizabeth)
• Visit private safari and game parks i.e. Kragga Kamma Game Park and Seaview Game and Lion Park and play with the lion cubs (Port Elizabeth)
• Walmer Park Shopping Centre (Variety of shops, kiddies’ entertainment area, restaurants, cinemas)
• Twenty minutes to the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment World
• Only one hour from world-renowned Shamwari Private Game Reserve
• Only one hour to Addo Elephant Park, home to more than four hundred elephants and to the Big Five
• Day trips to Tsitsikamma National Park, along the Garden Route
• Your hosts will be happy to advise you about the numerous activities starting right outside your door

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Swimming pool


  • Air-conditioning
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Bar
  • Breakaway area(s)
  • Catering (in-house)
  • Chapel
  • Co-ordinator (in-house)
  • Dance floor
  • Decorating
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Parking
  • Podium
  • Standard conf. equipment
  • Team building facilities

Food & Drink

  • Bar (fully licenced)
  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


AA Quality Assured Accommodation Superior

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -34.010872
Longitude: 25.488825

Children policy
Children of all ages welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on
November 2005 - 1 Review

Travellers' Reviews

Our stay at La Cigale will be most memorable. We want to thank Chantal from the bottom of our hearts. The warm & friendly greeting we got when arriving...

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