The ABCD Imbizo 2018 will be hosted at The Willows Holiday Resort & Conference Centre is located just 15 km from the Port Elizabeth beachfront. The resort offers three-star graded self catering accommodation units, a large caravan park, private camping sites, as well as conference, function & wedding venues. We highly recommend that delegates book onsite accommodation in order to cultivate the atmosphere of communal living so as to maximise their opportunities to learn, share and create valuable networks.

Please note that delegates are responsible for their own accommodation bookings at The Willows Holiday Resort & Conference Centre. When making booking, please indicate that it is for the ABCD Imbizo 2018.

Contact Details:

Telephone: 0861 177 177 / (+27) 41 396 2000
Fax: (+27) 41 396 2001
Post: PO Box 13368, Humewood, 6013
Reception Office Hours: Monday – Sunday, 07:00 – 18:00

Delegates are free to book alternative accommodation outside The Willows Holiday Resort and Conference Centre. Should you need assistance, please feel free to contact our recommended travel agency: Munlin Travel.

Munlin Travel will be able to assist with bookings for all international and domestic flights, point-to-point transfers, car rentals, coach reservations, and international and domestic rail. Additionally, they will are able to assist with obtaining visas, passport assistance, obtaining foreign exchange, health advice, travel insurance, courier services, global telephone cards, 24-hour service and frequent flyer maintenance.



Telephone: (+27) 11 447 3144/30

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Fax: (+27) 11 447 3122 / 0866 700 028

The Summerstrand Hotel

The Summerstrand Hotel is a three-star hotel situated directly across from one of Nelson Mandela Bay’s most pristine eco friendly beaches and directly adjacent to the Humewood Golf Course. The hotel’s landscape gardens offer a large swimming pool, playground facilities for the little ones and a seasonal bar, with the ground floor rooms easily accessible from this area. A full- equipped Business Center is available, complete with Internet access, for those who need to concentrate on Business as well.

Add. Marine Dr, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 6001
Tel +27 41 583 3131

The Kelway Hotel


Newly renovated in December 2016, these room are lighter and brighter with white crisp percale linen on King size or twin beds. An affordable option for the busy executive looking for value for money. Twin beds will suit the business and leisure travelers wanting to share accommodation. Interleading rooms are available on the 4-star luxury section only. Two being seafacing and the other two are non seafacing.
041 584 0638
Address: Brookes Hill Dr, Humewood, Port Elizabeth, 6013

King’s Tide Boutique Hotel

Situated next to the balmy Indian Ocean in the upmarket Summerstrand in Port Elizabeth, the King’s Tide Boutique Hotel offers accommodation fit for, well, a king. It offers luxurious yet affordable bed and breakfast accommodation and is a gentle stroll from the beachfront at Hobie Beach, a Blue Flag strand famous for its colourful hobie cats.  Delectable breakfasts are served daily and other meals are prepared on request. Red carpet treatment is standard issue and the opulently decorated suites all have dream bathrooms, private patios, 12 television channels and Wi-Fi. Business support services, are also available.Nelson Mandela Bay has kilometres of white sandy beaches, shopping centres, a casino, oceanarium and world-class restaurants.

Tel: +27 (0)86 111 5720
Fax: +27 (0)41 583 3389

Algoa Guesthouse

Algoa Guesthouse is an owner managed 3 star bed and breakfast in Summerstrand Port Elizabeth. If you are here to enjoy all the attractions of our Friendly City or are about to embark on a journey along the beautiful Garden Route, holiday makers and business travelers alike will enjoy a comfortable stay at this guest house. Algoa B&B offers comfortable air conditioned, clean and semi-catering rooms (microwave, bar fridge, tea/coffee making facilities), flat screen TV’s with a selection of satellite channels. Wi-Fi is free of charge. Enjoy a healthy or full English breakfast in the quaint dining room which overlooks the swimming pool and attractive garden.
041 583 3511
87 Brighton Dr, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 6001

Ekhaya bed & breakfast

Ekhaya Bed & Breakfast, a Port Elizabeth Guest House offers affordable, friendly, convenient, self-catering and bed and breakfast accommodation in Port Elizabeth, Nelson Mandela Bay, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Given its perfect location it is the ideal stop over for the weary traveller, business person, or family wishing to take in the superb ambience of Port Elizabeth and its surroundings.
041 583 4148Address.
Address. 151 Admiralty Way Summerstrand

Margate Place Guest House

Margate Place is a Gest House with both Bed and Breakfast and Self Catering accommodation options, catering for tourists, business travelers and families alike. Located in the Summerstrand suburb, on the Beachfront area of Port Elizabeth. We offer great personal and friendly service with quality AA Superior rated accommodation.

+27(0) 41 583 5799
Address: 5 Margate Street (cnr. 6th ave), Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth, 6001

@47 Guesthouse

@47 Guest House offers self catering or bed and breakfast (B&B) accommodation in the quiet, up-market beachfront suburb of Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth. @47 Guest House is conveniently situated close to the PE beaches (Hobie Beach 1 km), Airport (6 kilometres) various restaurants, the McArthur Baths, the Boardwalk Casino and Entertainment Centre (900 metres), shops, Bay World Oceanarium, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University and Humewood Golf Club.

041 583 2970
082 400 9431
Address. 47 Erasmus Drive, Summerstrand, Port Elizabeth 6001

The Radisson Blu Hotel

The Radisson Blu Hotel Port Elizabeth is a five-star business and leisure stopover destination in the Eastern Cape of South Africa, with 173 well-appointed hotel rooms and suites over 14 floors. Right across the way from Hobie beach, this hotel in Port Elizabeth provides front-row views of the warm Indian Ocean and is easily accessible, being only a 10 minutes’ drive away from the Port Elizabeth Airport.

The hotel offers several different room types from which guests may choose to meet their requirements. The rooms provide three decor styles: urban, with warm, natural shades of brown and sand; eclectic, featuring energising shades of burnt orange; and shoreline, with sleek black and white tones.

Corner of Marine Drive & 9th Ave Summerstrand 6001 Port Elizabeth South Africa
+27 (41) 509 5000


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Disclaimer: Please note that delegates are responsible for their own bookings for any tourism interests including visiting tourist attractions and restaurants.