Accommodation rating: Superior
The Windermere is situated in Humewood, a coastal suburb of Port Elizabeth. This small boutique hotel is centrally located just 300 metres from the beach, a short walk to McArthur pools, five minutes' drive to Humewood Golf Course and 4km from Port Elizabeth airport. This property is well placed to discover all that the surrounding areas and the malaria-free Eastern Cape Game Reserves have to offer.
The hotel has eight rooms, of which one is a family suite with a separate room for children. All are modern with stylish furnishings, sleek decor and classic comforts. They are large rooms with a bedroom and lounge area and an en suite bathroom with a large bath and separate shower. The hotel serves a breakfast of homemade preserves, seasonal fruit platters, jugs of freshly prepared juices and a variety of breads, croissants and muffins. Breakfasts can be enjoyed alfresco or in the dining room depending on the weather. The courtyard, trendy bar and indoor lounge areas are great places to relax and unwind.
There is a room service menu available for light lunches and dinners, however the hotel is only a short stroll from some top restaurants offering fresh seafood, a traditional beachside barbecue and Thai, Portuguese and sushi dishes. The Boardwalk complex is a 10-minute walk from the hotel and a complimentary shuttle service is available in the evenings. The Windermere also offers gym membership at the nearby Virgin Active Health Club and a complimentary bag of golf balls at the nearby driving range.
Please call 020 3813 2966 for more information or to make a booking.