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    Island Vibe Port Elizabeth

    4 Jenvey Road, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good34%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “big pool” (5 reviews)
    “nice hostel” (4 reviews)
    “hot tub” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Family Rooms
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    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed May 7, 2017

    The staff was friendly and courteous and helpful. The place comes highly recommended and my place of choice when visiting Port Elizabeth. I have been using the establishment for the past 7 years and have never had complaints about it. Island Vibe is centrally situated...More

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    Response from MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port ElizabethResponded June 11, 2017

    Hi James Thank you for making us your accommodation of choice, It is always a pleasure hosting you. We are glad to hear that every time you stayed with us we managed to meet your expectations. Thank you very much for the recommendation. Hope to...More

    Reviewed April 30, 2017

    Island vibe backpackers in Summerstrand is the perfect place to stay for a chilled out and relaxing holiday. It's perfectly situated with friendly helpful staff and the manageress Eve is the most professional and helpful, knowledgeable lady always smiling and ready to help. What an...More

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    Response from MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port ElizabethResponded June 11, 2017

    Hi Jonathan Thank you very much for the feedback and for choosing to stay at Island vibe. We are very happy to hear that the staff treated you well and felt at home. Thank you for the 5 star rating, we look forward to seeing...More

    Reviewed April 26, 2017

    Your website must be able to book directly.we booked through booking.com and they messed up the booking. I had to contact the establishment directly to rearrange my booking. max was extremely friendly,helpful and accomodatingMore

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    Response from MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port ElizabethResponded June 11, 2017

    Hi John Thank you for taking time to review our establishment and for staying with us. You can book directly on our website. We are very glad to hear that Max was great and you felt at home. We look forward to hosting you in...More

    Reviewed April 12, 2017

    After reading all The good comments and reviews I was surprised and hesitant to have to write this one. Way over priced for what you get. Room was old, outdated (Not in a good way) bathroom shower and toilet need lots of work. Bed and...More

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    Response from MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port ElizabethResponded April 18, 2017

    Hello Traveller Thank you for choosing Island Vibe Jbay and for your valued feedback. I have dully noted your remarks/feedback regarding cleanliness and as such I have addressed it with our house-keeping to attend to! I must profusely apologise for our outdated rooms, however during...More

    Reviewed April 10, 2017

    Excellent service overall, I will definitely return in the near future, thank you Eva, and staff. I was further assisted in any difficulty I had, it was a smooth and seamless visit and stay, I appreciate the excellent service

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    Response from MapesaEve, Manager at Island Vibe Port ElizabethResponded April 18, 2017

    Hello Thank you for staying at island vibe and for the valuable feedback. We are delighted to know that we made your visit smooth and seamless. Thank you for the recommendation, we look forward to seeing you again Kind Regards, Eve

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
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    • $26 - $59 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 13
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    • Summerstrand
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    • Island Vibe Port Elizabeth Summerstrand
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    July 10, 2017|
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    Response from EveMapesa | Property representative |
    Hello Sandra Our en suite doubles are R650 per night and en suite singles R455 per night. Please advised that we do have Braai facilities available for use to our tenants only. Lovemore Park is 20 minutes drive for Island... More
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