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Outdoor pool
In-room safe, desk, WiFi
In-room safe, desk, WiFi
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3.5 out of 5 Good
32 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

Parking included
Air conditioning
Breakfast Available
Business Services

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Sheets and towels washed at 60°C


Explore the area

Popular LocationBayworld4 min walk
Popular LocationHumewood Beach6 min walk
Popular LocationThe Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World17 min walk
AirportPort Elizabeth (PLZ)10 min drive

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  • Standard Room

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Room
  • Standard Twin Room

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Twin Room
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 646 sq ft
    • Sea view
    • Sleeps 6
    More detailsFamily Room

About this area

Port Elizabeth

Located in Port Elizabeth, The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre is in the entertainment district and near the beach. Lighthouses Tenpin Bowling and Newton Park Swimming Pool are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those looking for area attractions can visit Bayworld and SANCCOB Port Elizabeth. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at St. George's Cricket Ground or Nelson Mandela Bay Stadium. Take the opportunity to explore the area for water adventures such as scuba diving.
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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Bayworld - 4 min walk
  • Humewood Beach - 6 min walk
  • King's Beach - 7 min walk
  • The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World - 17 min walk
  • Lighthouses Tenpin Bowling - 2 min drive

Getting around

  • AirportPort Elizabeth (PLZ) - 10 min drive

About this property

The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre

3.5-star hotel with restaurant and outdoor pool
This smoke-free hotel features a restaurant, an outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Self parking is free. Other amenities include a conference centre, WiFi in public areas and laundry facilities. All 23 rooms offer WiFi, room service (during limited hours) and LED TVs with satellite channels. Separate bathtubs and showers, coffee/tea makers and ceiling fans are among the other amenities available to guests.
The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre offers 23 forms of air-conditioned accommodation with a safe and coffee/tea makers. LED televisions come with satellite channels.

Bathrooms include a separate bath and shower. In-room wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

Recreational amenities at the hotel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: WiFi (ZAR 195 per day)
  • Available in some public areas: WiFi (ZAR 195 per night)

Parking and public transport

  • Free self parking
  • 24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Airport shuttle on request

Food and drink

  • Full breakfast available for a fee daily 7 AM–9:30 AM: ZAR 55-75 per person
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar
  • Room service available

Things to do

  • Outdoor pool

Family friendly

  • Babysitting/childcare (surcharge)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Outdoor pool


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage

Languages spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Business services

  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference centre


  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Garden


  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Air conditioning
  • Ceiling fan


  • Separate bathtub and shower


  • LED TV
  • Satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Desk
  • Safe



Check-in between 2:30 PM and 11:30 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:30 AM

Special check-in instructions

This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Renovations and closures

The following facilities or services will be unavailable from September 9 2020 to December 31 2020 (dates subject to change):
  • Dining venue(s)

Access methods

Staffed front desk


No pets or service animals allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Property payment types

Important information


You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Deposit: ZAR 100.00 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.

  • Breakfast fee: between ZAR 55 and ZAR 75 per person (approximately)
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: ZAR 195 per day (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: ZAR 195 per night (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 85 per vehicle (one way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

We should mention

This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property

Property is also known as

Chapman Hotel Port Elizabeth
Chapman Hotel
Chapman Port Elizabeth
The Chapman & Conference
The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre Hotel
The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre Port Elizabeth
The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre Hotel Port Elizabeth

Frequently asked questions

Does The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre have a pool?
Yes, this property has an outdoor pool.
How much does it cost to stay at The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre?
As of Sep 24, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre on Oct 25, 2020 start from CA $60, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre?
Check-in is from 2:30 PM to 11:30 PM. After-hours check-in is not available.
What time is check-out at The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre?
Checkout is at 10:30 AM.
Does The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of ZAR 85 per vehicle, one way, applies.
Where is The Chapman Hotel & Conference Centre located?
Situated near the airport, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Bayworld, Humewood Beach and King's Beach. Hobie Beach and The Boardwalk Casino & Entertainment World are also within 1 mile (2 km).
32 reviews
5 - Excellent
4 - Good
3 - Okay
2 - Poor
1 - Terrible




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 13 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with group
Happy face iconLiked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities
The staff were very friendly and the view out to sea from the pool was beautiful. The rooms were very basic but clean.
Stayed 7 nights in Jan 2020

4/5 Good

Travelled with partner
Happy face iconLiked: Staff & service
Good location for our overnight stay. Needed a lick of paint however suprisingly good evening meal in the restaurant
Stayed 1 night in Nov 2019

2/5 Poor

Happy face iconLiked: Room comfort
Sad face IconDisliked: Property conditions & facilities
Fairly disappointed, looked great on pictures.
Need an upgrade or maybe some proper maintenance. Couldn't make the breakfast and they didn't want to refund me although I pad extra for it through Hotels.com - anyway, not much, but leaves a bad taste. Won't visit again.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2019

3/5 Okay

Travelled with group
Sad face IconDisliked: Cleanliness
This hotel has amazing views. The rooms are nice and bright but the decor and furniture needs updating, it all felt a lityle grubby. The shower room is in dire need of updating. Bedding clean and beds compfy. Restaurant really nice.
Stayed 2 nights in Apr 2019

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