In the 'hood, Walmer as a destination

Walmer, a rather posh suburb of Port Elizabeth with its wide tree lined streets, is something of an establishment - a number of the city’s oldest families live here, and businesses too are lining up for their share of the large homes, as parts of Walmer fall into demarcated business zones, particularly on Main Road. Walmer’s origins are as a farm that was later sub-divided - the portion known ... cont.

44 River Road, Walmer, 6070, Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Directions to River Road Guest House

from Grahamstown / East London
Follow the N2 to the turn-off onto the M4 Settlers Way. Continue on the M4 to the Albany Road offramp. Continue up Albany Road, across Cape Road down Target Kloof (Dual Road), which leads into River Road.

from Port Elizabeth Airport
From exit turn left into Allister Miller Drive which leads into 3rd Avenue Walmer. (.7km ) Turn left at traffic lights into Heugh Road. (1km) Turn right at 6th Avenue traffic lights and continue to T-junction of 6th Avenue and River Road. (1.3km) Turn left and continue to no. 44.

from Cape Town
Leave the N2 at Ramp R 743 (M12 William Moffet Expressway / Airport) drive into Disa Ave. Continue through the traffic lights into William Moffet until the Walmer Main Road intersection. Turn left into Main Road and continue to traffic lights at 6th Avenue. Turn left and continue to T-junction at 6th Avenue and River Road. Turn left and continue to no. 44 River Road.


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