In the surrounding area, there are two hiking trails, namely The Sacramento hiking trail and Coastal Fynbos hiking trail, which is just outside of our gates.
The Boardwalk shopping mall and casino are approximately 15 scenic kilometres away. On route to The Boardwalk, you pass The University of Port Elizabeth, Port Elizabeth Technicon, and Humewood Golf Course. Opposite the Boardwalk you will find Hobbie beach, with KFC and the Red Windmill around the corner and a host of other eating-places all the way down Summerstrand.
Care for a romantic stroll, you may walk across The Shark Rock Pier. If nature and light are your fancy then take a walk through Happy Valley with the sound of the waves crashing in the background. Not too far from Happy Valley you can find the Port Elizabeth museum, Oceanarium and Snake Park.
If shopping is your way of relaxing and enjoy your holiday then youll be pleased to know that The Walmer Park shopping centre is approximately 6km away from the resort.
Plan a trip or two outside the city limits. Storms River Mouth host bungee jumping for the daredevil types. Jeffreys Bay boasts the perfect waves, where live televised surfing competitions have been held. The famous Addo Elephant Park is just 70km out of PE, which is well worth a visit. You can see 40 different wildlife species at the Seaview Game and Lion Park or take the kids to Homeleigh Touch Farm where they can enjoy a day with the animals.
If all you would like to do is go on a tour of Port Elizabeth but not having to be the driver yourself, just book a tour trip on the Lady Elizabeth tour bus. So as you can see there is plenty to do in and around Port Elizabeth. For more information approach the Nelson Mandela Bay Tourism Information office in Summerstrand, not to far from The Boardwalk and they will be happy to assist you with any information, tour or trails that you might need.
Using Mangolds Pool Caravan Park as your home base, you can have a whole lot of fun touring the surrounding areas and put your mind to rest with the security of your personal possessions. With that said you can have the true camping experience and the comfort like your own home to round it all off, with a stay at Mangolds Pool Caravan Park.
Below is a list of the nearby attractions that your family may enjoy during your stay at our resort. These attractions are all within either walking distance or an easy drive of the resort: