Ocean Bay News

Addo Elephant Park - Day Trips from our Guesthouse in Summerstrand

Addo Elephant Park is well known throughout South Africa and the world for its wide variety of wildlife.

The park was originally established in 1931 to save 11 Elephants on the brink of extinction. However, today it is now home to more than 350 elephants, 280 Cape Buffalo, Black Rhino, a range of Antelope species, as well as the rare flightless Dung Beetle.

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Cape Recife Nature Reserve - Right on our Guest House in Summerstrand’s Doorstep

Port Elizabeth is filled with many secret, untouched treasures – the Cape Recife Nature Reserve is one of them.

The Cape Recife Nature Reserve is situated off Marine Drive, a 15-minute walk or a 5-minute drive from our Guest House.

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Ocean Bay Guest House is ready for The Iron Man

Ocean Bay Guest House in Summerstrand is getting ready for one of Port Elizabeth’s biggest events, The Iron Man 70.3.

Taking place in under a week, the anticipation can be felt throughout the city.

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Route 67 - A short 10 minute drive from our Guest House in Summerstrand

Port Elizabeth is a city filled with rich arts and culture, with some of South Africa’s most unique and celebrated art pieces placed around the city.

Route 67 located just 10 minutes from our guest house in Summerstrand, is one of South Africa’s most exciting and creative inner-city developments, which honours the 67 years Nelson Mandela spent fighting for our democracy.

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What to do in Port Elizabeth - Introducing the New NMB Tourism App

Ocean Bay Guesthouse in Summerstrand is excited to announce that in addition to our Things to do in Port Elizabeth article, guests will now be able to use the “Nelson Mandela Bay Travel Guide” a newly developed mobile app.

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Things to do in Port Elizabeth while staying at our Guesthouse

There are several things to do in Port Elizabeth, but for someone who isn’t familiar with PE and its many splendours, it may be difficult to plan your stay.

Therefore, to make it a little easier, we decided to create a list of a few fun things to in Port Elizabeth.

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A Bed and Breakfast in Summerstrand, Perfect for Dolphin Enthusiasts.

There are several reasons why people visit Port Elizabeth, and stay at our bed and breakfast in Summerstrand.

Our B & B in Port Elizabeth is situated in Algoa Bay, which is the Bottle Nose Dolphin Capital of the world.

Tourists, researchers and dolphin enthusiasts flock to Port Elizabeth annually in hopes of witnessing one of the largest bottle nose population estimates to date.

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Where to Eat - Beachfront Restaurant in Summerstrand

Finding a beachfront restaurant in Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth is easy. There are so many to choose from, and in walking distance of Ocean Bay Guest House.

Here are a few of our favourites.

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