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  • Garden 1 on Ross in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
    Garden 1 on Ross
  • Lounge area
    Lounge area
  • Lounge area
    Lounge area
  • King bed
    King bed
  • King bed
    King bed
  • Twin beds
    Twin beds
  • Full bathroom
    Full bathroom
  • Desk in main bedroom with dedicated wi-fi connection
    Desk in main bedroom with dedicated wi-fi connection
  • Kitchen area
    Kitchen area
  • Kitchen
    Kitchen
  • Kitchen open area
    Kitchen open area
  • The Flatlet
    The Flatlet
  • The Flatlet upstairs and The Cottage on the right
    The Flatlet upstairs and The Cottage on the right
  • Driveway 1 on Ross
    Driveway 1 on Ross
  • Bedroom
    Bedroom
  • Bedroom into bathroom
    Bedroom into bathroom
  • Shower
    Shower
  • Shower
    Shower
  • Garden seating outside The Cottage
    Garden seating outside The Cottage
  • Pool
    Pool
  • The Cottage exterior
    The Cottage exterior
  • Bedroom
    Bedroom
  • The Cottage bedroom
    The Cottage bedroom
  • The Cottage sitting area (King sleeper couch)
    The Cottage sitting area (King sleeper couch)
  • Lounge area
    Lounge area
  • Kitchenette and lounge area
    Kitchenette and lounge area
  • Kitchen counter top
    Kitchen counter top
  • Kitchenette leading to garden area
    Kitchenette leading to garden area
  • Full bathroom
    Full bathroom
  • Bathroom
    Bathroom
  • Seating outside The Cottage
    Seating outside The Cottage
  • Staircase to The Flatlet
    Staircase to The Flatlet
  • Pool area
    Pool area
  • The Cottage exterior
    The Cottage exterior
  • Bedroom set up for twin bed in The Flatlet
    Bedroom set up for twin bed in The Flatlet
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Full Kitchen
Bath towels
Covid-19 H&S Certified
Hairdryer
TV
Electric Blankets
Swimming Pool
Heater
DSTV
Stove
Braai/BBQ Area
No smoking
Kitchenette
Fridge
Parking on Premises
Serviced Daily
Garden
Linen
WiFi
Tea and coffee facilities
Oven
Microwave
Aircon
The Cottage consists of a separate carpeted bedroom with queen bed and full bathroom. There is a day bed which breaks into a single bed with a pull out bed beneath, and a sleeper couch in the lounge area and it’s set up for semi-self-catering with a well-equipped kitchenette with full fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, etc. Air con will keep you cool in summer plus heaters and electric blankets available. The cottage has its own private garden at the back.

The Single Unit offers fairly basic accommodation for a single person. The room has a double bed, table, chair and small corner kitchenette with bar fridge and microwave oven. There is a FHD TV with DSTV, heater and electric blanket in winter. There is a bathroom with shower and separate toilet. It is adjacent to the larger cottage and suitable for an extra adult or child.

The Flatlet is up a short flight of stairs and consists of a separate carpeted bedroom with a king/twin beds and a separate full bathroom. There is comfortable lounge seating which opens out into a two double-sleeper couches in the lounge area. A well-equipped kitchenette with hob, oven, full fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, etc. offers a self-catering option. Air-conditioners in the lounge and bedroom, heaters and electric blankets are available.
Teas, coffee, milk and a choice of cereals are provided.

Breakfast is available in the cottages on request.

The cottages are thoroughly cleaned and sanitised between guests. Guests are welcome to use the swimming pool and braai facilities. All units have DSTV on flat screen FHD TVs. Complimentary Wi-Fi internet is available. Serviced daily. Secure off-street parking with remote access is provided. Conveniently situated close to private schools and Rhodes University.
In Room Facilities:
* Air-Conditioning.
* Bar Fridge In Room.
* Electric Blanket(s).
* Heater In Room.
* Internet Connection.
* Kitchenette (semi Equipped).
* No Smoking In Rooms.
* Safe In Room.
* Tea And Coffee In Room.
* TV - DSTV.
* Wi-fi Hotspot

Area Information:
To most South Africans, Grahamstown/Makhanda, just off the N2 between Port Elizabeth and Port Alfred, is the home of Rhodes University, and the host of one of the country’s longest running and major arts festivals - the National Arts Festival.
Regarded as the heart of the tourist route known as 'Frontier Country', Grahamstown, along with towns like Alicedale, Sidbury, Riebeeck East, Hogsback and Alice, is part of one of the most diverse ecological regions in South Africa, with thousands of hectares devoted to nature and game conservation, and a history seeped in forts, conflict and strife.
Grahamstown lies at the intersection of four very different climatic zones and its unpredictable weather is part of the excitement of the annual arts festival, which takes place in the middle of winter and sees thousands of people bundled in coats, gloves and scarves, descend on the city, whose broad tree-lined streets, gorgeous historical buildings, museums and plethora of churches - responsible for its ‘City of Saints’ label - are a throw-back to the time when Grahamstown was the second largest city in the Cape.
The Grahamstown Arts Festival, which during apartheid was a hive of political and protest theatre that never closed its doors to any race, colour, sex or creed, and imposes no censorship or artistic restraint on works presented at the festival, continues as a platform for experimentation.
The Fringe still serves as a great place to spot talent as theatre is not subject to a selection committee, as is the main festival. Grahamstown maintains its small-town Victorian charm, its over 100 schools and university earning it a reputation as an academic city. grahamstown is also a bird watchers delight. The Thomas Baines Nature Reserve, which lies just outside the city, and the Great Fish River Reserve, about 35 kilometres away, both provide a wide variety of bird life.
The Oldenburgia hiking trail, Grahamstown’s own hiking trail, is a two-day circular trail starting and ending in the city, and there are another two shorter walking trails in town - the Dassie Krantz and Gowie Kloof.

Property Facilities:
* Breakfast : Continental.
* Breakfast : Full English.
* Garden.
* Gay Friendly.
* Housekeeping (daily).
* Parking (off Street).
* Secure Parking.
* Security (alarm System).
* Smoking (in Demarcated Areas).
* Swimming Pool.

Attractions:
* Blaauwkrantz Nature Reserve.
* Bucklands Private Game Reserve.
* Kwandwe Private Game Reserve.
* Makana Botanical Gardens.
* Pumba Game Reserve.
* Haricots Deli & Bistro.
* Albany Museum Complex.
* Cory Library For Historical Research.
* Manley Flats Community Trails.
* Natural Science Museum.
* Observatory Museum.

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Grahamstown Reviews

Mdumiseni Ngcozana
07 October 2019
The weather and vegetation.
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Nolusindiso mngqolo
01 June 2019
I like it around town of Grahamstown.
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Corne Hall
01 March 2019
Historical buildings
Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Margrit Heuser
02 August 2018
To visit the Town, best bakery in South Africa. Good restaurants and very friendly people.
Fabulous. 4 out of 5

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