61% Based on 244 reviews TripAdvisor Traveller Rating 3.5 out of 5

Enter dates to see availability

Hotel Description

The Kelway Hotel places you steps from Bayworld and within a 10-minute stroll of Humewood Beach. Highlights at this Art Deco hotel include a restaurant, an outdoor swimming pool, and free daily breakfast.

You can enjoy LCD TVs with satellite channels, and all 63 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi, coffee/tea makers, and safes. You'll find nice touches like free toiletries and premium bedding to enhance your stay. Room service, hairdryers, and phones are also available.

The restaurant, Farriagers, is open for breakfast, brunch, lunch, and dinner. For a drink, you can stop by the hotel's own bar/lounge. Business amenities include 2 meeting rooms and conference space. Added amenities include free WiFi in public areas, a free manager's reception, and a seasonal outdoor swimming pool. Each morning free hot/cold buffet breakfast is offered between 6:30 AM and 10:30 AM. There's also free self parking, along with the convenience of an airport shuttle.

Places within a 30-minute walk of this 3-star Summerstrand hotel include King's Beach and Hobie Beach.

Standard Double Room, Sea Facing

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£50 per night

Luxury Double Room, Sea Facing

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Single Room, Sea Facing

Bed Count 1 Twin Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Double Room (Non Sea facing)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Single Room, Sea Facing

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Single Room (Non Sea Facing)

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Reviews from Trip Advisor

Trip Advisor aggregated rating

61% of guests recommend out of 244 reviews

Excellent 46
Good 106
Average 69
Poor 17
Terrible 6
Value <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Rooms <span>3.5</span> out of 5
Cleanliness <span>4.0</span> out of 5
Service <span>4.0</span> out of 5

Property Features

There's a restaurant on site. You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free manager's reception. WiFi is free in public spaces. There are 2 meeting rooms available. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly The Kelway Hotel. A round-trip airport shuttle (available 24 hours) and an area shuttle are available for a fee. Self parking is free. For a fee, the property may offer extended parking privileges after check-out. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Port Elizabeth hotel.

  • 1 building
  • 63 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • 2 conference rooms
  • Built in 2004
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Dining venue
  • Bar or lounge
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Conference facilities
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Front desk safe
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • Bellhop
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Property
  • Free WiFi
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Laundry facilities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , RV, bus, truck parking

Transport

  • Airport: Port Elizabeth (PLZ) (4.3 km / 2.6 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle and area shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

The Kelway Hotel offers 63 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature premium bedding. 32-inch LCD televisions come with premium Satellite channels. Bathrooms include complimentary toiletries and a hairdryer. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and telephones. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered on a daily basis. Amenities available on request include an iron/ironing board. Renovation of all guestrooms was completed in December 2016.

  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • LCD television
  • Satellite channels
  • Premium channels
  • Coffee maker
  • Luxury bedding
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Telephone
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Desk
  • Blackout drapes
  • Sound-insulated rooms
  • Climate control (air conditioning)
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor
  • Connecting rooms available

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free hot/cold buffet breakfast daily from 6:30 AM to 10:30 AM. The hotel hosts a free manager's reception on selected days.

Farriagers – This restaurant serves breakfast, brunch, lunch and dinner. A children's menu is available.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby

Accessibility

If you need to make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when booking your stay.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time ends at 11 PM
  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance for details.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 120 per vehicle (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

You should know

  • Connecting/adjoining rooms are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property at the number on your booking confirmation.

National Rating

Quality graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organisation.