Whether you're looking to find out more about the history of the area, are in search for some cultural activities, interested in adventure sports or want to soak up a bit of what Mother Nature has to offer, Port Elizabeth is happy to oblige.
Reputed to be the water sport capital of SA, Port Elizabeth offers a variety of aquatic options such as ocean cruises, sailing, scuba diving, fishing and windsurfing.
For the history buffs, there's Prince Alfred's Guard Memorial, Donkin Heritage Trail, Pearson Conservatory and 7 Castle Hill.
An abundance of nature reserves: Van Staden's Wild Flower Reserve, The Cape Recife Nature Reserve, Maitlands Nature Reserve; The Island Nature Reserve and Baviaanskloof Wilderness Area are a few you can explore.
Other great attractions include:
and the city's various galleries.�
Port Elizabeth is a big city, so the amenities are rather diverse. The facilities that you need will determine which suburbs you start investigating when looking for a house for sale in Port Elizabeth.
There are a huge range of schools throughout the suburbs of Port Elizabeth. Some of the most prestigious schools include Grey High School and Victoria Park High School.
When you live in PE, you'll have Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University on your doorstep.�
Greenacres and Walmer Park shopping centres house everything you need under one roof, but there are many smaller shopping centres, boutiques and markets scattered throughout PE.�
PE is home to some of the country's top private and government-funded institutions.
The Port Elizabeth domestic airport makes travelling to Durban, Cape Town and Johannesburg easier.�
St George's Park, Nelson Mandela Sports Stadium and Humewood golf course are but a few of the city's top sporting facilities.
This beautiful country estate is situated on one of the highest points in the area and therefore offers spectacular distant sea and mountain views. It caters to international standards to serve as a world-class accommodation and gourmet restaurant. Broughton Country Estate, situated in the peaceful countryside of Colleen Glen, offers a variety of unique venue options, which includes Nature's Cathedral, a stunning forest clearing perfect for outdoor gatherings; The Courtyard, complete with trough-style water features, a gazebo and flower-lined gardens; and Broughton Hall, able to seat 100 guests in cinema-style seating or 30 in classroom-style seating.
Each of the five bedrooms offer an en-suite bathroom, air conditioner, tea & coffee station, ample built-in cupboards and beautiful country and mountain views. The kitchen is any chef's dream.
The property also offers a wedding/conference venue and a pool from where beautiful mountain views can be enjoyed. The pool area also has an under cover barbecue.
There are 3 cottages, all with excellent finishes.
The current owners have decided to retire and sell their beautiful property to the next proud owner.