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.
Blythe Woods, one of Port Elizabeth's most beautiful estates, is set on more than 4 hectares (9.00 acres) of manicured gardens in the beautiful Sardinia Bay area. Blythe Woods delights at every turn, with its large, tastefully refurbished homestead and beautifully appointed guest house.
The main house is an entertainer's dream, with spacious living areas flowing from the well-designed, open-plan kitchen. Formal and informal living areas and dining areas lead seamlessly to an undercover patio, sparkling pool and beautiful gardens. Three of the 4 bedrooms have en-suite bathrooms and there is a fourth family bathroom.
In addition the property boasts a single bedroom flatlet with living area and bathroom.
A separate guest cottage, comprising large living room, kitchenette and an en-suite bedroom, ensures comfortable guest accommodation. Water comes from a very strong borehole.