Beaches in Port Elizabeth

Many Of our beaches are Blue Flag Accredited

Port Elizabeth is lined with 40km of breathtakingly beautiful beaches. Warm, calm sea water and fair summer breezes holds Port Elizabeth one of the best sailing venues worldwide, as well as a Mecca for beach and water sports. Swimming beaches are patrolled by Trained Professional Life Guards during the busy summer seasons ensuring your safety and peace of mind while enjoying your holiday. Many of our beaches are Blue Flag Accredited which is an international award given to only the beaches that meet excellence in safety, amenities, cleanliness and environmental standards.

King’s Beach is by way of being Port Elizabeth’s flagship beach, being the closest to the heart of the city as well as the best known to visitors.
Humewood Beach is South Africa’s oldest blue flag beach and situated between Kings Beach and Hobie Beach along the main beachfront.
Hobie Beach in Summerstrand next to Shark Rock Pier is an extremely popular beach for swimmers, sunbathers, body surfers, canoeists, sailboarders and the like due to its launching facility for boats etc.