Southern Sun The Marine offers glorious ocean views within walking distance of Port Elizabeth, the “Friendly City” of the Eastern Cape coast and a favourite destination along South Africa’s Garden Route.

Immerse yourself in the understated luxury, graceful style and comfort of Southern Sun The Marine. The rooms are bright and inviting, and the dining options mouth watering.

Take a walk on the sun-drenched sands of Pollock Beach right in front of the hotel. Escape from it all with a drink by the rooftop swimming pool, watching the ocean’s ever-changing colours.

With its fully equipped and expertly serviced conference and function venues, the hotel is the ideal setting for any occasion.

This is our guests' favourite part of Port Elizabeth, according to independent reviews.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 8.9 for a two-person trip.

Southern Sun The Marine has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 14 Apr 2010.
Hotel chain/brand: Tsogo Sun-Hotels , Southern Sun Hotels

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Port Elizabeth, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.1

Breakfast info

Continental, Buffet

Free private parking available at the hotel


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4 reasons to choose Southern Sun The Marine

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  • The staff speak English
Closest beaches
  • Hobie Beach

    Hobie Beach

    8.5 Very good beach
    250 yards from property
  • Pollock Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    500 yards from property
  • Humewood Beach

    8.6 Fabulous beach
    1,050 yards from property
  • Denville Beach

    8.9 Fabulous beach
    1.1 miles from property
  • Kings Beach

    8.7 Fabulous beach
    1.2 miles from property
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Hotel surroundings *
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What's nearby
  • The Boardwalk
    0.4 miles
  • Shark Rock Pier
    0.5 miles
  • Bayworld Oceanarium
    1.1 miles
  • Port Elizabeth Museum Complex
    1.1 miles
  • McArthur Pool and Leisure Centre
    1.2 miles
  • Humewood Golf Club
    1.3 miles
  • Splash Waterworld Port Elizabeth
    1.5 miles
  • Nelson Mandela University
    1.6 miles
  • South End Museum
    2.4 miles
  • Cape Recife Local Authority Nature Reserve
    2.4 miles
Top attractions
  • No 7 Castle Hill Museum
    2.9 miles
  • St George's Park
    3.7 miles
  • Prince Alfred's Guard Memorial
    3.7 miles
  • Settlers Park Nature Reserve
    3.8 miles
  • Port Elizabeth Golf Club
    4.9 miles
  • Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium
    5 miles
  • Walmer Country Club
    5.1 miles
  • Little Walmer Golf Club
    5.2 miles
  • Sardinia Bay Golf Club
    9.9 miles
Natural beauty
  • Sea/ocean Indan Ocean
    0.1 miles
  • River Swartkops River Mouth
    12.4 miles
Beaches in the neighbourhood
  • Hobie Beach
    250 yards
  • Pollock Beach
    500 yards
  • Humewood Beach
    1,050 yards
  • Denville Beach
    1.1 miles
  • Kings Beach
    1.2 miles
Closest airports
  • Port Elizabeth International Airport
    2.8 miles
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1 restaurant on site

    La Mer Restaurant

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of Southern Sun The Marine
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Beachfront
  • Terrace
Activities
  • Beach
  • Water park Off-site Additional charge
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and charges are applicable.
Parking
Free private parking is possible on site (reservation is not possible).
  • Secured parking
Transport
  • Airport drop off Additional charge
  • Airport pick up Additional charge
Reception services
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Babysitting/child services Additional charge
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying Additional charge
  • Business centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Paid WiFi
  • Airport shuttle (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Wellness facilities
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa
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House rules Southern Sun The Marine takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

14:00 - 18:00

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

10:00 - 11:00

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 13 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Groups

When booking more than 9 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Mastercard Visa Diners Club American Express Southern Sun The Marine accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that each accommodation comes with a 500MB data allowance, extra data can be purchased at an extra cost.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimise transmission of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary and other relevant information, during dates where such guidelines exist.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to help protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

It is not possible to stay at this property for Coronavirus (COVID-19) quarantine purposes.

Please inform Southern Sun The Marine in advance of your expected arrival time. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly with the contact details provided in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Payment before arrival via bank transfer is required. The property will contact you after you book to provide instructions.

FAQs about Southern Sun The Marine

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Southern Sun The Marine by:

    • Airport shuttle (arranged by property) 40min

  • Yes, Southern Sun The Marine is popular with guests booking family stays.

  • The prices at Southern Sun The Marine may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Room options at Southern Sun The Marine include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Double
    • Family
    • Suite

  • Check-in at Southern Sun The Marine is from 14:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Southern Sun The Marine offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness centre
    • Golf course (within 3 km)
    • Beachfront
    • Water park
    • Beach

  • Southern Sun The Marine has 1 restaurant:

    • La Mer Restaurant

  • Guests staying at Southern Sun The Marine can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 6.3).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Buffet

  • Southern Sun The Marine is 3.1 miles from the centre of Port Elizabeth.