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The Cottage  From R950 /night

 

Sleeps 4 people, 1 Bedroom.

Queen bed, full bathroom, sleeper couch, lounge, dining table, TV, ... Wi-Fi, serviced daily, well-equipped kitchenette, fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, teas, coffee, air-con, heaters, electric blankets. Own private garden. Braai facilities. Pool.

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Bedroom 1

1 Queen, 1 Sofa bed, 1 Single

From R950 /night

 

 

The Flatlet  From R900 /night

 

Sleeps 4 people, 1 Bedroom.

Up a short flight of stairs. King bed/twin beds, ... full bathroom. Lounge, 2 double sleeper couches, TV, Wi-Fi, serviced daily, well-equipped kitchenette with hob, oven, full fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, teas, coffee. Air-con in bedroom and lounge.

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Bedroom 1

1 King, 2 Sofa bed

From R900 /night

 

 

The Single Unit  From R700 /night

 

Sleeps 1 person, 1 Bedroom.

Double bed, table, chair, small corner kitchenette, bar fridge, microwave ... oven, teas, coffee, milk, serviced daily, Wi-Fi, TV, heater, electric blanket, shower and separate toilet.

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Bedroom 1

1 Double

From R700 /night

 

 

The Annex  From R800 /night

 

Sleeps 3 people, 1 Bedroom.

The Annex is an oversized carpeted bedroom in the main ... house with its own entrance. It has a queen and a single bed, is semi-self-catering with full bathroom and DSTV.

Rate Basis: Self catering (no meals included)

Bedroom 1

1 Queen, 1 Single

From R800 /night

 

 
Full Kitchen
TV
DSTV
Kitchenette
Garden
Oven
Bath towels
Electric Blankets
Stove
Fridge
Linen
Microwave
Covid-19 Certified
Swimming Pool
Braai/BBQ Area
Parking on Premises
WiFi
Aircon
Hairdryer
Heater
No smoking
Serviced Daily
Tea and coffee facilities

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 fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, single induction plate with pots and pans, electric frying pan, 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 small room has a double bed, table, chair and small corner kitchenette with bar fridge and microwave oven, a 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.
The Annex is an oversized carpeted bedroom in the main house with its own entrance. It has a queen bed and a single (if required), plenty of cupboard space, with desk, chair and small kitchenette with fridge, microwave, etc. It has a full bathroom with walk in shower and huge stand-alone bath. Wall heater, air con, electric blankets, etc.
Teas, coffee, milk and a choice of cereals are provided.

Breakfast is available in the cottages on request.

This property runs off borehole filtered water and does not rely on municipal water.

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 fibre 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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Property Type Cottage, Self Catering
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Reviews

Constant Steyn
30 August 2022

Received by our friendly host, Mike. We felt at home immediately! The service and facilities are five star. Will recommend 1 on Ross to everybody and will certainly return!

Superb. 5 out of 5
Constant Steyn
26 May 2022

We enjoyed our stay very much. Our friendly host visited us regularly to ensure that we had everything we need. We will gladly recommend 1 on Ross to our friends. We enjoyed the availability of cereal, milk, coffee, tea and hot chocolate very much!

Superb. 5 out of 5

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Grahamstown Reviews

Constant Steyn
26 May 2022

Beautiful old buildings to visit! The terrible streets full of potholes make this 5 star town unfortunately a 3 star place!

Okay. 3 out of 5
Constant Steyn
20 April 2022

Beautiful historic buildings! Friendly people!

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Shaakir Williams
28 August 2021

Kwantu, thats all I can say, Kwantu is my favourite place in Grahamstown by far!!!

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
Francois A Saterdag
26 April 2021

Cathedral, monument and building.
The roads are bad though.

Fabulous. 4 out of 5
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

Nearby Attractions & Landmarks

Grahamstown Festival