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The Blue Lotus Guest House

The Blue Lotus Guest House formerly known as Abalone Place Guest House is situated in the beautiful beachfront suburb of Summerstrand, within easy walking distance to all major beaches, restaurants, Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment complex. The Guest House is situated in a quiet cul-de-sac with secure off street parking. We are 10 minutes from the Airport, the Humewood Golf course and the local Nelson Mandela University.
We offer you a warm and friendly welcome to our Guest House with 5 tastefully decorated guest rooms, each with their own entrance and en-suite bathroom.  Each room is fitted with DSTV, flat screen television, ceiling fan, fridge, microwave, tea/coffee making facility and complimentary WiFi. We also offer an upstairs self-catering 6 sleeper apartment.

Rooms & Rates

The Blue Lotus offers the leisure traveller and business person beautifully decorated rooms set in a comfortable setting. Cool off on hot summer days in the sparkling pool. Delicious breakfasts are served in the dining room overlooking the garden area.   All rooms at The Blue Lotus are fully furnished with access to the following: Sparkling Pool, Secure Parking, DSTV and WiFi. Rooms can be booked as singles or doubles.


  • 5 x Rooms - King or 2 x Singles
  • Remote Ceiling Fan
  • Flat Screen TV
  • Microwave
  • Fridge
  • DSTV - Selected Channels
  • Monitored WiFi
  • En Suite - shower, toilet, basin

Single Room - R1060 VAT incl

Double Room - R1290 VAT incl

Rooms are charged per night and include a full breakfast.


  • Self Catering Apartment
    Sleeps 6 Guests (3 Bedrooms)
  • Lounge
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Flat Screen TV with selected DSTV channels
  • Monitored WiFi
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Serviced At Extra Cost
  • All linen & towels supplied
  • No Meals Provided

Apartment - R2160 VAT incl

Apartment is charged per night, no meals provided.
Please note: Rates may vary. These rates are indicitive only, may be subject to season and may be subject to change without notice.
Rates increase 1st December each year.


Our Location

  • In a quiet street, one road away from the beachfront
  • Within walking distance of:
    The Board Walk Complex & Casino
    Shark Rock Pier
    Supermarket & Pharmacy
    Restaurants (of which the following are highly recommended)
    De Kelder (between 5th & 6th Avenue)
    Ginger (Beach Hotel)
    Boardwalk Restaurants
    The Beer Shack - where one can taste local craft beers
    Barney’s - great for burgers and live music

Shuttle Service

  • We offer transfers to and from the Airport at a cost of R120 per transfer


  • Off-street secure parking for all guests

Payment Methods

  • We accept all major credit cards and EFT payments


  • Summer (December - February), hot weather
  • Autumn (March - May), warm during the day, cool in the evenings
  • Winter (June - August), mild but can get cold -a warm jacket is advised
  • Spring (September - November), warm, with cool spells and very windy
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    3 Folkestone Street
    4th Avenue
    Port Elizabeth
    Tel: +27 (41) 583 3297
    Cell: +27 (82) 559 55 99
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