SELF CATERING ACCOMMODATION IN GRAHAMSTOWN
11A Hare Street
Contact Person: Wendy
A cosy stone Karoo styled hideaway in Grahamstown. Private and secluded but close to all amenities and schools. An ideal getaway for a quiet and peaceful break. Morso fireplace in the living room and fireplace in the kitchen. Every comfort and convenience available.2 beautiful comfortable bedrooms each with ensuite bathroom. An outside shower, outside tented entertainment area, living room, study, kitchen and dining, DSTV and Huge sparkly blue swimming pool. Use of the entire home. Off street parking available directly outside house. Safe, secure, quiet and peaceful stay in Grahamstown.
p: +27 46 622 2651 Jeannine | c: + 27 83 680 3111 Jeannine / +27 76 808 3111 Catherine
Contact Person: Jeannine
1-on-Ross has 3 lovely, bright cottages which sleep up to 9 guests, nestled in a quiet cul-de-sac close to private schools and shopping areas. The Cottage has a separate queen bedroom, bathroom and lounge area with King size sleeper couch. It is set up for semi-self-catering. The Flatlet also has a separate queen bedroom, full bathroom and lounge area with two sleeper couches. It is fully self-catering with hob, microwave and oven available. The Single Unit is for a single person needing fairly basic accommodation. All units are serviced daily, have fridges, cutlery and crockery, microwave, kettle, toaster, heating, air-con, complimentary Wi-Fi and flat screen FHD TVs with DSTV. There is secure off-street parking. The pool is available for the use of guests as well as braai facilities. Breakfast available on request in your cottage.
7 Oatlands Guest Cottage
c: +27 79 515 1120
Contact Person: Emma and Rob
7 Oatlands is a beautifully decorated newly renovated garden guest cottage. We are ideally situated at the corner of Speke Street and Oatlands Road for Grahamstown’s three private schools, Rhodes University and are close to town for business and festival visitors. The cottage officially sleeps two but there is a single bed available for a third person or a child which doubles as a daybed when not in use. All beds have white cotton linen and there are fresh white towels in the brand new shower room. There is a comfortable sitting area with a flat screen TV, a fully equiped eat-in kitchen, plenty of cupboard space, a pretty private courtyard with outdoor furniture for guest use , excellent security and off-street parking. Coffee, tea, fresh milk and rusks are provided.
18 Henry Street
Set in a large indigenous garden, 1km from the centre of town, Henry the Eighteenth offers stylish, affordable accommodation for up to 12 people. In the double storey period house, the Sunbird Suite has a bedroom and lounge/kitchenette, with a private balcony. The Kingfisher Suite is a family unit, with two bedrooms, a kitchenette and full bathroom. There are also two garden apartments, each with a king or twin bedroom en suite and fully equipped kitchenette. There is DSTV, free WiFi and secure off street parking. A continental breakfast is offered, on request.
Acacia Guest Cottages
Two well-appointed, spacious and comfortable self-catering units in a quiet location in the heart of Grahamstown. Within easy walking distance of city centre, Rhodes University, leading schools, Pepper Grove Mall, coffee shops, restaurants & festival venues. Units offer double bedroom, en-suite bathroom, fully equipped kitchen (fridge-freezer, microwave, induction plate, kettle, toaster), complimentary tea/coffee, heater, DSTV, free Wifi, office desk, private patio & garden, secure off-street parking, security system & independent access. Braai facilities available on request. Servicing by arrangement. Reduced rates for long stays.
p: +27 46 622 9516 | c: +27 72 965 3196
Contact Person: Sonja
Situated 500m from Kingswood College, Aloe Cottage is a cosy secure cottage set in a tranquil, residential area. This affordable cottage offers full DSTV & Wi-fi with comfortable home-away-from-home living. It is open-plan and consists of a double and single bed with fresh percale linen. The en-suite bathroom has a shower and built-in hand basin area. A fully equipped kitchenette is available for those opting for self-catering. Secure off street parking is situated on premises behind electric gates.
c: +27 82 900 0066
Contact Person: Jacqueline
A newly renovated & stylish home in Oatlands with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms (2 MES), oozing old charm, sleeping 8 guests comfortably. Secure & conveniently situated within walking distance to Rhodes, University, St Andrews, DSG, Prep, Highlander, Peppergrove /restaurants Mall and the late night Spar with ample on -site parking and automated gate . Amazing Grace offers a spacious and sunny ,open plan kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine ,gas hob and electric oven, a cosy fire place in front of the 10 seater dining room table .The separate lounge with its comfy couches is just what you need to watch TV, or your favourite DVD or just curl up under a throw and read your latest book…A games room will entertain the children with Air hockey .Tea, Bodum coffee, most condiments & cleaning products are supplied. A home away from home…come and relax a little…
Comfortable, spacious accommodation in quiet neighbourhood within easy reach of schools, town and Rhodes University. 2 Units with king beds en-suite (one can be made into twins and has self-catering nook) and 1 fully equipped self-catering flat. Each unit has off-street parking behind remote controlled gate / an alarm / wifi / and a lock-up garage is available on request
Amblewood B & B
Conveniently situated between Kingswood College and Graeme College. We offer comfortable, spacious accommodation, a home away from home. A braai facility and sparkling swimming pool within a large private garden, for those hot summer months. Consisting of a family/conference unit sleeping up to 6 people. Choose from either king size or single beds and enjoy the fresh percale linen. We offer a self service continental breakfast or self catering. Pets welcome by prior arrangement.
A stylish two bedroom flat (interleading room) with twin beds in both rooms. An en-suite bathroom with shower in main bedroom, and a fully equipped kitchenette. We also have a delightful log cabin which sleeps 2 and is also self-catering. Situated on the sunny side of town, with a lovely garden filled with Antique Silk and other white roses. A few minutes drive to town, university and schools. Secure off street parking and separate entrance. We offer continental breakfasts or self catering. Facilities include TV with M-Net, hairdryer, fans, heaters, radio, braai and tea/coffee. Affordable rates. A warm Eastern Cape welcome awaits you!
Apple Bee Guest Cottage
p: + 27 46 622 2651 | c: +27 83 680 3111 | f: +27 86 551 4310
Contact Person: Jeannine
Clean, fresh country decor gives AppleBee its unique warmth and charm. There are two cottages, each with a separate bedroom with Queen bed, bathroom and set up for self-catering with well-equipped kitchenettes with full sized fridge/freezer, microwave, gas/electric stove (in ABee I only), kettle, toaster, fan, heater, electric blankets, air con in ABee II, etc. There is a dining area and comfortable lounge seating with either a ¾ sleeper couch or single bed for an extra person. Teas, coffee, cereals, milk, fruit and rusks are provided. Breakfast is available on request. DSTV is available on flat screen FHD TVs. Serviced daily. Secure off-street parking with remote access. Complimentary Wi-Fi internet. Safe. Laundry service. AppleBee is conveniently situated 100m from St Andrew’s Prep, 700m from St Andrew’s College and DSG and 1.2km from Rhodes University.
Assegaai Trails boasts accommodation to suit every requirement, from rustic overnight stops to upmarket self-catering units, and includes an ideal venue for weddings and conferences, team building and leadership courses. Assegaai Trails offers 2-day or 3-day hikes, several day walks of varying distances, as well as mountain bike trails. There are several day-walks of varying distances (from 3.5km to 14km), with beautiful picnic spots and areas to braai. Riverine Forest, open grassland, wooded kloofs, East Cape bushveld. Spectacular views.
p: +27 46 622 9328 | c: +27 83 377 2101
Contact Person: Michelle
Autumn Leaves offers quality double and single B&B or self-catering accommodation in the lovely suburb of Westhill and is within walking distance of Rhodes, St Andrews, Prep, DSG and Aquaculture Innovations. Unit 1 has twin beds (or king size on request) with en-suite bathroom and a fully equipped kitchen, lounge and dining area combined. Unit 2 has twin beds (or king size on request) with en-suite bathroom, kitchenette and desk area. Enjoy the beautiful view of Rhodes University and the surrounding hills from the verandah of the Units 1 and 2. Unit 3 is a small, but comfortable bedroom (three-quarter bed) with en-suite bathroom for the single guest and for shorter stays. Unit 3 has an air-conditioner for your comfort. All units are linked to a back-up water supply in the event of a municipal outage. DSTV Hospitality Bouquet available in all units. Wireless internet available in all units.
Bartholomew’s Loft is affordable, centrally situated, self catering accommodation, ideally suited to families or friends travelling together in the Eastern Cape. We offer a self serve continental breakfast if required. This lovely old building with its double volume living space has been converted into very comfortable self catering accommodation for a group of up to six people. Bartholomew’s Loft offers 3 bedrooms; one king size upstairs and two smaller twin rooms downstairs, a spacious open plan lounge/dining room/kitchen area. There is only has ONE bathroom which is not en-suite to any of the bedrooms. The loo is separate.
Belvedere B & B
p: +27 46 622 4486 (h)/+27 46 622 7116 (w) | c: +27 83 279 7969
Contact Person: Annalise
Belvedere B&B offers luxurious accommodation and is set in a lovely private garden. Guests have their own entrance through remote controlled gates to safe parking. The centre of town is only a 4min drive away, and also approximately 4 mins drive to the private schools, St Andrew’s, DSG and Kingswood College. Graeme College is within easy walking distance and we are a 6min drive to PJ Olivier.
Belton Accommodation is situated on a working pineapple farm, centrally located 40kms out of Grahamstown and 10mins from Kenton on Sea. The Milking Parlour Cottage sleeps 6 and is more comfortable having 3 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms. We offer hiking trails,great birding, and wonderful peace and quiet!
Brackkloof Farm & Guest House
Whether you are looking for a quite stay on a farm or an interactive stay on a working farm, Brackkloof Farm can offer this to you. We are pet friendly and family focused. Brackkloof Farm is situated 18km from the city of Grahamstown and is easily accessible. Our rustic but comfortable self – catering guest house consists of a 3 bedroom cottage and 2 hunters rooms that are serviced daily. Take a walk in the veld and discover all the small creatures living on the hills including kudu, steenbok, duiker, warthog, impala and many more, or take part in the many activities we have to offer. Come and relax with the beautiful sounds of the native Eastern Cape bird life and the wind blowing through the leaves of the local trees
B’s B & B
p: +27 46 622 6063 | c: +27 82 785 9363
Contact Person: Jeanine
B’s B & B offers asunny, spacious garden flat in a pretty secluded flower-scented garden. Situated in a quiet area near Kingswood College, it has a private entrance and off-street parking. The flat has vibrant colourful decor, with some lovely original artwork and personal touches. There are twin beds with good, comfortable mattresses and these can be put together to form a kingsize bed. A third bed or mattresses for 2 small children can be added if necessary. The flat is fully carpeted, has 2 comfortable chairs, a quality TV with MNET, video machine with DVD player, music system, heater, fan, electric blankets and hairdryer.
City of Saints Guest House
City of Saints Guest Cottage is situated in a secure complex with a 24 hour security guard. The unit consists of an open-plan kitchen/lounge, a main bedroom and a bathroom. The kitchen is suitable for self-catering purposes offering a gas oven with stove top. Coffee/tea is provided for the guests. A variety of cereals, milk and yoghurt are included. We offer full DSTV. A braai facility is available here for the guests. Guests are welcome to use the braai provided in your own private garden. Secure off-street parking with remote access is provided. City of the Saints is conveniently situated 800m from Kingswood and Graeme College, 2km from St Andrew’s Prep, St Andrew’s College and DSG and 3km from Rhodes University.
Conservation Academy on Craig Doone Farm
Basic self-catering farm accommodation 10 km from Grahamstown 800m off N2 to Port Elizabeth. Cost R180-200 pp sharing unit. Groups – about 34 people in single beds. Green Shed – living, eating, meeting, teaching area with equipped kitchen for about 40 people. 6 units: 2 x larger self-catering units sleep 2-7. Bedrooms sleep 2-5, living/eating room (2-4 extra beds), small equipped kitchen (fridge with freezer, stove/hotplate, microwave etc.), bathroom (toilet, shower) and outside braai. 2 x separate s/c units – rooms sleep 2-6 with own bathrooms (toilet, shower), self-catering facilities (fridge, kettle, microwave, 2 plate hotplate etc.) in room. 2 x rooms sleep 2-4 with own bathrooms. Use of shared kitchen. Bedding provided, no towels, NO TV, no shop, no consumables, no frills. Accommodation within electric fenced area, uncovered parking. Suitable for families, school and student groups, contractors… Right of admission reserved. Veld, forest and stream walks. Conservation courses!
p: +27 46 636 2793 | c: +27 83 651 0067
Contact Person: Mary
The cottage has a large bedroom with double bed, couch, TV (full DSTV) and heater and fan available. Top quality cotton bedding is used for the comfort of our guests. An electric blanket will keep you warm on those cold winter nights! The en-suite bathroom has a shower, but no bath. A well equipped, separate kitchen has a table and chairs that can double up as a desk for guests who need space to work. Complimentary WIFI is available. The cooking facilities are microwave and two-plate stove with mini oven. The cottage is let on a self catering basis, with basic breakfast supplies provided. A more substantial self-serve breakfast can be delivered to the cottage by arrangement.
Situated in historic New Street, Grahamstown and a few meters from an entrance to Rhodes University Campus and Peppergrove Shopping Center, Courtland’s has 2 self-contained, neat and comfortable garden cottages. Convenient for conferences, studies, business or relaxation, we provide secure under cover parking, your own entrance, and offer B&B or self catering accommodation in the heart of Grahamstown. Children very welcome.
Crown River Safari and Wildlife Reserve
Crown River Safari is situated on a private game reserve 22 km outside of Grahamstown. The lodge is perched 20 meters above the high water mark on the Settlers dam with breathtaking views up river. Animal and bird sightings along the river banks are a guaranteed occurrence from the spacious viewing porch. The lodge can be booked in its entirety or per person depending on the need. The lodge sleeps 7, and is made up of three bedrooms, a large double volume lounge, dining room and bar is available with a separate kitchen. Male and female restrooms are available to aid further entertainment and further accommodation can be arranged if required. Sun downer cruisers and game drives can be arranged on request.
Durham Cottage B & B
p: +27 46 622 4453 | c: +27 82 730 7330
Contact Person: Maureen
Durham Cottage is situated in the beautiful garden of our renovated 1820 Settler Cottage. Close to Kingswood College and walking distance from the centre of Grahamstown. Guests have their own remote controlled garage and private entrance. The accommodation comprises; an en-suite double bedroom, double bed, top quality linen is used for the comfort of our guests. TV (full DSTV), wall heater, fan and hairdryer are available. The en-suite bathroom has a shower, but no bath. Top quality towels plus a selection of toiletries are provided. The modern kitchenette is full equipped for basic self-catering. Teas, coffee, plus filter coffee, a choice of cereals and biscuits are available. Fresh milk and fruit is provided on arrival. The accommodation is serviced daily and laundry can be done for a nominal fee. Additional large double bedroom with modern private bathroom in main house, if required. Pets are welcome. Dutch spoken.
Eagles Nest B & B
Eagle’s Nest B&B is on the sunny side of Grahamstown. Ideally situated near schools, city centre and in walking distance to shops, museums, Rhodes University and restaurants. Three reasonably priced self-contained garden flats each with their own private entrance. One of the flats sleeps 4 and the other 2 flats sleep 2 people in each. The braai facility near the sparkling pool on your doorstep often comes in handy on this sunny side of town. Children welcome. Pets welcome by arrangement. Choice of self-catering or B&B accommodation. Secure parking where guests bring their car into our yard with remote control/electric fence. Facilities include TV, hairdryers, fans, heaters, radio, complimentary WIFI / internet and tea/coffee facility, small kitchenette with stove/microwave/fridge.
Elgon B & B
Elgon B&B is a two-roomed separate unit, with queen-sized bed, en suite shower and self-catering facilities, offering the discerning traveller a comfortable home away from home while doing business or exploring frontier country in the Eastern Cape. Elgon is situated in a tranquil, residential area, and is conveniently positioned a couple of minutes drive from the city center allowing easy access to Rhodes, schools, the cathedral and museums. Your stay at Elgon includes a refreshing continental breakfast, if required, as well as daily servicing of the unit. Other features include: Private entrance, secure parking, wireless hotspot.
English Lavender B&B
c: +27 84 771 0105
Contact Person: Denise
This quaint and comfortable accommodation can be found on the sunny side of Grahamstown in Lawrence Street. English Lavender is close to town which makes it a well-suited choice for those wanting to explore Grahamstown. It is also close to Rhodes University and a popular choice among postgraduate seeking short-term accommodation, such as those working towards completing their MBAs. The units are inviting, affordable and offer a familial warmth – creating a feeling of being at home, away from home. Each self-catering unit has its own private entrance with a kitchenette and en-suite bathroom.
c: +27 83 229 3973
Contact Person: Lisa Micklewright
Geranium Place is situated in St Aidan’s Avenue in the complex of Fir Tree Lodge. It is within walking distance from DSG and St Andrew’s college and Peppergrove Mall. This self catering garden flat has been recently renovated and offers a choice of either 2 single beds or one king size. It is light and airy, has a peaceful, private courtyard, a shower and access to the pool, beautiful garden and braai facilities. A hidden gem, close to the action yet very tranquil and private. Secure off street parking. DSTV and WiFi included.
Henri House B & B
Henri House B & B offers luxury holiday accommodation in the heart of Grahamstown. Henri House is situated in a quiet residential area. It is believed that 16 on Henri was originally built for a Rector of Christ Church, which is situated just around the corner. The main house was built in 1856. Henri House offers 5 rooms all en-suite plus 2 rooms sharing a private bathroom. Plunge pool is available for residents use to cool off in those hot summer days. Secure off road parking is provided.
We offer B&B (continental) & self-catering accommodation in 7 self-contained suites. Each suite has a full bathroom, a well equipped kitchenette and TV with DSTV. We have electric blankets, wall heaters and fans. Within walking distance to town and a five minute drive to Rhodes University and Grahamstown’s excellent schools. We have braai facilities and you can enjoy a swim in the pool. We are happy to welcome children – a number of our suites have a sleeper couch. Our pets will welcome yours! Your vehicle will be parked off the street behind electronic gates. Our rates are affordable and we offer special discounts for groups or long stays.
Langholm Farm B & B
p: +27 46 622 8338 | c: +27 83 325 4835
Contact Person: Kathy
Self-catering cottage in the restored managers offices built in the 1930’s. Featuring a facade of red clay bricks, and unique reed ceilings made on the farm. The 2 bedrooms are comfortable with percale linen, fluffy towels, heaters, and electric blankets; 1 double bed and twin single beds, sharing a shower bathroom. A comfortable lounge with a TV, and a kitchenette neatly fitted in, opens onto the garden with big trees, interesting bird life, African sunsets with Guinea Fowls calling and quiet starlit nights. B&B on request. All this on a busy pineapple farm, where midweek visitors are bound to see freshly harvested pineapples being loaded onto the trucks for transport to the processing factory in East London. Only 30kms from Grahamstown on R67 to Port Alfred(30mins). Centrally situated for anyone visiting Grahamstown, Bathurst or Port Alfred.
Lanherne House is a classic early 1900s Grahamstown home located at 7 Harrismith Street in the Westhill suburb which provides easy access to all Private Schools and Rhodes University. Lanherne Guest House consists of a 7 Room Bed and Breakfast with four star standards. It has 1 full self-catering Loft to accommodate 4 persons with balcony and seperate entrance. 2 semi-self catering rooms with separate entrances. In the main house it has 3 private en-suite rooms and 1 Honeymoon/Executive full en-suite with Victorian Bath.
Makana Resort & Conference Centre
Makana Resort & Conference Centre offers 20 Self Catering / B&B units that are fully equipped with furnishings / crockery / cutlery / bedding / towels / DSTV etc. 16 Units sleep a maximum of 4 people and 4 units sleep a maximum of 6 people. The resort also have two swimming pools, a undercover lapa braai area, a jungle gym (for the little ones) & conference fascilities that cater for all needs and specifications. Walking distance from all ammenities and yet you’ll feel like you’re way out in the country.
Mimosa B & B
Enjoy the charm and elegance of a bygone era in one of Grahamstown’s beautiful old Victorian homes, commissioned by A.N. White in the heyday of Grahamstown’s trading era. Mimosa Bed & Breakfast or Self Catering is a maximum of a 3 minute drive to schools, town and the university, and provides secure off-street parking. Mimosa B & B sleeps 4 people in a self contained private unit, with own entrance, fully equipped kitchen and private veranda with access to a beautiful garden and swimming pool.
Mountain Dew Cottage
Mountain Dew Cottage is a self-catering Pet Friendly cottage in Grahamstown on the side of Mountain Drive just above the Makana Resort in a serene naturally rustic environment in amongst 7 permanent residences. It is private with its own entrance, has a braai facility and secure parking.The cottage consists of 4 rooms, 2 single beds in 3 rooms and 1 bed in 4th room, 1 bathroom with shower, bath and toilet, separate kitchen, and lounge/dining area.The cottage can accommodate 7 guests. All bedding and towels are supplied as well as a hairdryer. Mountain Dew Cottage is close to Rhodes University and the Cbd just 3 minutes to Somerset Street/Beaufort Street. A very short gravel road leads up to the Cottage just off of Grey Street.
Mountain View Manor
Mountain View Manor warmly welcomes you to a peaceful and relaxing stay in a beautiful mountainous setting. The property overlooks Grahamstown, as well as the surrounding mountains, and is secure with an electric fence surrounding the property. 2-Self-catering flats fully equipped for self-catering purposes, tea and coffee amenities provided as well as bedding and towels. Full DSTV is supplied to each flat. Mountain View Manor guesthouse has 9 en-suite rooms – see website. Plenty of nature reserves and game farms surrounding Grahamstown, well known for magnificent game viewing as well as exquisite scenery.
‘Park Off’ is a free standing large spacious suite situated in a lush garden. Close to both Kingswood College (1 min) and Graeme College (1 min) and a 5 minute drive to the centre of town or Rhodes University. The light, open-plan room includes a compact kitchenette and an attractive lounge with DSTV as well as a separate bedroom area with a double bed. Sliding doors lead out onto an attractive spacious private sundeck over looking the pool. A single bed can be incorporated if twin beds are required or a bed is needed for a child or third person. Parking is off-street and is secure and alarmed. Although primarily a self catering unit, help-yourself continental breakfasts can be made available.
Shaleky’s Cottage is a comfortable 2-bedroomed garden cottage, situated in a quiet neighbourhood, where sweet birdsong provides the morning wake-up call. A short 5 minute drive takes you to the heart of Grahamstown, for easy laidback shopping or movie viewing at Peppergrove Mall. Upon your return to the cottage, you can park your car securely behind a remote controlled gate, right in front of the cottage. A warm Eastern Cape welcome awaits you at Shaleky’s Cottage.
Studio 19 New Holland
p: +27 46 684 0522
c: +27 82 520 6874
Contact Person: Lea
Luxury, 1 bed roomed apartment with large kitchen and living room. Sleeper couch in living room that sleeps 2 people. 2 bathrooms. Air conditioners/heaters. Washing machine, drier & dishwasher.
Fully equipped kitchen. DSTV available on request. Self service. Secure, undercover parking.
Tipuana B & B
Tipuana B & B offers 2 accommodation options. Flat 1: Two-Bedroomed flat with TV in each room, four single beds, kitchen, braai & swimming pool facilities, secure parking with security lights, private entrance and continental breakfast supplied. Flat 2: Small two-bedroomed flat with TV in each room, double bed & coloured TV, two single beds, kitchenett, access to braai & swimming pool when available, secure parking with security lights, private entrance and continental breakfast supplied.