About River Road Guest House
River Road Guest House is a three star graded guest house in Walmer, Port Elizabeth with bed and breakfast accommodation. Come and discover real South African hospitality in this comfortable upmarket guest house where you will receive the personal attention of the owners / hosts, Fraser and Madeleine Mantell and where you will “arrive as a guest and leave as a friend”.
Double room with 2 extra length single beds; en -suite shower; balcony
Double room with extra length queen bed; en -suite shower; balcony
Family room with extra length queen bed; sleeper couch to accommodate third adult or children; en- suite bath, shower and separate toilet.
St Croix Room:
Double room with double bed, en-suite shower. Garden view with private entrance.
All our rooms are tastefully furnished and have the following:
• Percale linen
• Wireless internet
• Electronic safe
• Ceiling fan
• Panel heater
• Clock radio
• Hair dryer
• Tea / coffee facilities
There is a comfortable television lounge for the exclusive use of our guests.
Laptop, copy and fax facilities are available.
Secure on site parking with remote access is provided.
Our guest house is situated close to airport, beachfront, restaurants, major shopping centres, hospitals. A few sports facilities close by are Sahara Oval St Georges (cricket), Port Elizabeth Golf Club and the newly built Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium used in the 2010 Soccer World Cup.
Activities and Attractions
For the nature lovers there are walking trails in the lovely Baakens Valley less than 200 meters from our door step. Port Elizabeth is affectionately known as the “Friendly City” and has one of the most moderate coastal climates in the world.
Numerous malaria- free game reserves where the Big Five can be viewed as well as the famous Addo Elephant Park are within an hour’s drive. Add a unique travel experience to your holiday itinerary, as a wide variety of scenic day tours and excursions are offered which encourage travellers to explore the area. Qualified accredited tour guides operating in the city offer tailored tours to meet individual requirements.
A Mecca for all water sports enthusiasts Port Elizabeth has been tagged the “Water sport Capital of Africa” and has hosted international sporting and water sports events including the prestigious Iron Man South Africa Triathlon. Port Elizabeth is part of the Nelson Mandela Bay area which has a population of approximately 1.1 million, making it South Africa’s fifth largest city in terms of population and second largest in terms of area.
Port Ngqura, the new deep water port, situated on the Coega River Mouth, 20km from Port Elizabeth, is the deepest container terminal in Africa and will accommodate the new generation of giant container ships expected to visit our shores.
The Lilizela Tourism Service Excellence Awards are South Africa’s premier Travel and Tourism Awards and represent and reward the highest levels of service excellence in tourism. River Road Guest House are proud winners of the B & B Category for the Eastern Cape 2013.