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A Stones Throw Accommodation

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9 Stone's Hill, Route 67, Port Alfred Road, Grahamstown 6140 South AfricaSee on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free parking
Non-smoking hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed July 14, 2019

This place was great, as it was near enough to Grahamstown for our work but also on the road to lovely Port Alfred beaches. The cabin was equipped with everything we needed -- a hot plate to boil eggs in the morning, and a barbecue,...More

Date of stay: July 2019
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Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones Throw AccommodationResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your lovely positive feed-back and I am glad you had a good visit to Grahamstown and even to the beach nearby - at least a very good explore of the district - safe travels until next time from Suzanne and...More

Reviewed June 18, 2019

We had a very enjoyable stay at Stone's Throw. Its located outside the town in nature but very easy to get into town quickly. . the rooms are very comfortable and clean with everything you need. Very peaceful. i highly recommend a stay here. i...More

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Date of stay: May 2019
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

Great communication from the owner, as to where to collect the keys. The reception was great and a very warm welcome. Would be nice to have a double bed especially when having a partner with you. The coffee/tea could be refreshed more often.More

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Date of stay: May 2019
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Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones Throw AccommodationResponded June 6, 2019

Thank you so much for your feed-back - much appreciated - in order for it to be constructively addressed it would be great to know which room was not replenished so that we can endeavor to address why it was not, and if we are...More

Reviewed May 4, 2019

We stayed in a Wooden Cabin, it was a little on the wee side for space but it had everything we needed and had been thoughtfully done. It’s very close to Grahamstown and location is beautiful. We did not have much contact with the owners...More

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Date of stay: April 2019
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Reviewed April 22, 2019

I enjoyed my stay at 30 on Oatlands establishment. Was such a pleasure to be staying in a clean, comfortable, well furnished and intimate setting. The establishment also had a pleasant housekeeper on grounds to assist. Located at a convenient walking distance towards town.

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Date of stay: April 2019
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A Stone's Throw Accommodation is nestled on the hilltops above Grahamstown. Offering country living "A Stone's Throw" from the University town of Grahamstown, where you can enjoy panoramic vistas and More witness gorgeous sunsets from a spacious garden setting which is surrounded by open countryside. A Stone's Throw is situated as an ideal stopover between the Garden Route and KwaZulu Natal, just 2km's off the N2, outside Grahamstown, home to the National Arts Festival and City of Saints and Scholars, a seven minute drive into the city centre of Makana Grahamstown. The beaches of Kenton-on-Sea, Kasouga, and Port Alfred are nearby and the Great Fish River Reserves, Addo Elephant Park and Port Elizabeth are just over one hour away. A Stone's Throw's welcoming ambience ensures you a memorable stay. Wake up to Spectacular views. Enjoy sunsets and watching a variety of indigenous bird life, star-gazing, soaking up the sunshine with a book or taking an energetic hike up to the Toposcope, (This building, erected by the Grahamstown Trust in 1997/98, shows the direction of many towns and sites of this Eastern Cape region). Due to renovations we also have available accommodation option at 30 on Oatlands Road which is centrally situated in the Oak-tree lined suburb of Oatlands. We look forward to your visit. Less
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HOTEL FEATURES
Free parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Laundry Service
Non-smoking hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room service
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
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Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$57 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Room types
Non-smoking rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
6
Price range
$57 - $83 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown

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Room Tips

"If 3or4 pax, ask for the wooden cabins. Best for families.And best views."
cowankenya
Mar 1, 2017
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"if self catering great"
brianmJ848WM
Apr 3, 2016
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"Stayed in the A-frame self catering and another room. Both were excellent, with beautiful views"
the0dyssey
Apr 28, 2014
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"First choice: Bungalows."
21bryanh
Oct 15, 2013
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