On The Bay B&B
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  • 9 6th Avenue Summerstrand Port Elizabeth
  • Longitude: 25.6657
  • Latitude: -33.985689
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  • American Express
  • Bank Deposit (EFT)
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About On The Bay B&B

Welcome to On The Bay, offering 3 star bed and breakfast accommodation for business executives, tourists and holiday makers.   We are perfectly situated in Summerstrand just one block from PE’s popular beachfront.  Whilst providing easy access to the beach which is a hive of activity boasting major water and sport events, we are proud to maintain peaceful tranquillity in the midst of our beautiful garden with only the sound of the waves lapping our shores.

All rooms have their own entrance, an en suite bathroom with shower, TV & satellite channels, bar fridge, toaster, microwave and tea/coffee making facilities.  Some of the rooms offer self-catering facilities to prepare a light meal.

We offer immaculate facilities surrounded by a beautiful English garden boasting over 90 rose bushes. The rooms are vibrantly furnished and individually decorated offering a personal touch to make your stay special. All rooms offer a private entrance and a patio area.  Secure on-site parking is available.  Individual barbecue facilities can be arranged, or a general barbecue/entertainment area is available for your use.  Fax and wireless ADSL internet facilities are available. 

A short drive will take you to the airport (6km), university (9km), golf courses and sports stadiums. We are well positioned for Iron man and all major local and international sport events. 

Just a 30-minute drive from On The Bay you will find our world famous malaria free Addo Elephant National Park and Schotia Safaris.  Sunday’s River Adventures is situated alongside the Addo entrance and offers a large range of water sport and the largest Dune fields in the Southern Hemisphere.  We are also ideally situated for day trips to Jeffrey’s bay, Cape St Francis, Tstsikamma and Storms River, Port Alfred, Kenton on Sea, Plettenberg Bay and Knysna. 

We are more than happy to advise and arrange safaris, sea trips, scuba diving or any outdoor adventures.

Room / Unit Features

  • Air Conditioning
  • Bar Fridge
  • En Suite Bathroom
  • Fan
  • Hair Dryer
  • Heater
  • International Plug Point
  • Internet Connection
  • Kitchenette (semi Equipped)
  • No Smoking In Rooms
  • Safe
  • Tea And Coffee
  • TV - DSTV
  • WiFi Hotspot

On Site Features

  • Bar (honesty Bar)
  • Braai / Barbeque Area
  • Breakfast : Continental
  • Breakfast : Full English
  • Business Facilities E.g. Photo Copying
  • Child Friendly (all Ages)
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Garden
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Ice In Summer
  • Parking (garage)
  • Pets Not Allowed
  • Smoking (in Demarcated Areas Only)

Map and Directions to On The Bay B&B

GPS : 33° 59' 8.48" S / 25° 39' 56.52" E

From the N2:

Follow the 'Settlers Way' (M4) to 'City' to 'Summerstrand' signs. Stay on the M4 all the way to the beachfront even if the name changes from Summerstrand M4 to Humewood M4. Travel along the beachfront and turn right into 6th Avenue, just after the Marine Hotel (Protea). On the Bay is just up the road across Margate Street and 6th Avenue.

From the airport:

Turn right into 'Alister Miller'. At the traffic lights turn right and follow 'La Roche' to the beachfront (McDonalds will be on the right-hand side).

Turn right and travel along the beachfront. Turn right into 6th Avenue just after the Marine Hotel (Protea). On the Bay is just up the road across of Margate Street.

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