African Aquila Lodge Walmer Self-catering Accommodation, Port Elizabeth

African Aquila Lodge

Self Catering at 211 Villiers Road, Walmer, Port Elizabeth, 6070, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

  • Property TypeGuest House/B&B
  • Guests18
  • Units/Rooms5

About African Aquila Lodge

African Aquila Lodge, takes its name from the majestic African Eagle and is a 5 unit self catering establishment - an ideal getaway for families and long term corporate clients.

African Aquila is ideally located in the beautiful garden suburb of Walmer, which is centrally situated close to the airport (but not in the flight path), less than five minutes to our popular beaches and within walking distance of a myriad of excellent restaurants in the vicinity.

The famous Walmer Park Shopping Centre, which offers a variety of shops, restaurants, cinemas and other entertainment, is only six minutes drive away. We are also a mere 7km away from the Nelson Mandela Stadium, hosting the 2010 Soccer World Cup!


Comfortable units have been created on a 2000 square meter property where guests can relax in understated luxury, amidst quiet surrounds and yet still be close to entertainment and beaches.

There are five units which are fully equipped and beautifully appointed, guests can relax on their own private patio and have a lazy afternoon barbecue over looking the pool and lush garden.

Unit 1:
Family unit which is a two-bedroom four sleeper with King bed (Twin available) and two Single beds, in an adjacent room. Kitchenette and bathroom with a shower over the bath, private patio with own BBQ Facilities DStv (Hotel Bouquet).

Unit 2:
One bedroom unit, ideal for a couple or two collegues with en-suite bathroom, functional kitchenette and private patio with own BBQ facility TV with DSTV (Hotel Bouquet).

Unit 3:
One-bedroom open-plan four sleeper unit with a King size bed (can be Twin) as well as a bunk bed. Functional kitchenette, bathroom with separate bath and shower, private patio with own BBQ facilities DStv (Hotel Bouquet).

Unit 4:
One-bedroom open-plan four sleeper unit with King size bed (can be Twin) as well as a bunk bed, Functional kitchenette, bathroom with shower over the bath, private patio with own BBQ facilities DStv (Hotel Bouquet).

Unit 5:
One-bedroom open-plan four sleeper unit King size bed (can be Twin) with a bunk bed sets well as a bunk bed, Functional kitchenette, bathroom with a separate shower and bath and two toilets, private patio with own BBQ facilities DStv (Hotel Bouquet).

Towels are provided, however, please bring your own beach towels.


• Private entrances
• Swimming pool
• BBQ facilities
• Fans in each room
• Secure off-street parking behind remote controlled gate
• All rooms equipped with 54cm color TV’s and DStv Hotel Bouquet
• Rooms serviced periodically, with clean linen every 4th day
• No indoor smoking policy
• Airport transfers at a nominal fee


Our location is perfect for the business and leisure traveler as we are centrally situated within minutes from all major attractions and facilities:

• Beachfront with the new Boardwalk Casino Complex – (3.5km’s)
• Addo Elephant Park – (less than an hour’s drive)
• Shamwari Game Reserve – (less than an hour’s drive)
• Schotia Game Park – (less than an hour’s drive)
• Lalibella Game Park (less than an hour’s drive)
• Kragga Kamma Game Park – (15 minutes only)
• Amakhala Game Park – (situated in the same vicinity as the other game parks)
• Within walking distance to restaurants, pubs & take-aways.
• Six Avenue and Walmer Park Shopping Centers.
• Golf courses – Walmer & Humewood
• Walking / jogging trails in Baakens Valley
• Virgin Active fitness club (Humewood)
• St George’s Hospital
• The airport (2 minutes from our establishment)
• Close to the major highway (M4) which links one to all areas.

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • Fan(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: in demarcated areas
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • 10% off
    ZAR 890ZAR 801
  • per unit per nightbased on 2 persons

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.982668999333335
Longitude: 25.585982999666665

Closest airport(s)
Port Elizabeth Airport - 3km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

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

Exceptions to check-in times may be arranged with management in advance, please enquire.

Listed on
December 2010 - 3 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

We had a fantastic stay at African Aquilla Lodge. Our kids had a great time playing in the huge garden and swimming pool. Pieter and Theresa were...

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