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A White House Guest House
Ranked #2 of 42 Grahamstown B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Burley, ID
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“Wonderful stay”
Reviewed July 8, 2008

Spent two nights at the White House Guest House in Grahamstown, South Africa during the National Arts Festival at the end of June, 2008. It is located on a hill overlooking the city. The hostess, Birdy, was very energetic and welcoming and even though the house was full, went out of her way to accommodate our needs. Serves breakfast from 7 AM to 10 AM, quite long for a B & B, so works with most schedules. Breakfast was wonderful, room was very nice, house is beautiful. Would highly recommend for anyone staying in Grahamstown.

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Additional Information about A White House Guest House

Property: A White House Guest House
Address: 7 Whites Road | Currie Park, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
Amenities:
Business Center with Internet Access Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room Free Breakfast Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Shuttle Bus service Suites Swimming Pool Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
Ranked #2 of 42 B&Bs / Inns in Grahamstown
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — A White House Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 11
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
A White House Guest House is trading as a Superior Quality 4 Star Establishment, catering for a variety of clientele and functions. We are situated in the quaint and historical city of Grahamstown. We are proud to be called "The City of Saints". We have a beautiful cathedral and 52 churches, as well as some of the best Educational institutions in the world. Grahamstown and its surrounding areas are well known for the best game farms with the biggest variety of wildlife in the Eastern Cape. Our beautiful and homely guest house offers the guests different accommodation types. It features a pool and barbecue facilities. Free Wi-Fi and full DSTV bouquet is available. Decorated with antique and modern wooden furniture, the homely rooms and apartments are equipped with a TV, heating and tea-and-coffee-making facilities and pure cotton bedding. The apartments are fitted with self-catering facilities. Each room has a private bathroom with shower and is equipped with free amenities and a hairdryer. Reverse cycle airconditioner and an electric blanket in each room. The Honeymoon/Executive Suite and the 2 Queen Rooms also have a large bath. Special arrangements and lovely surprises can be made for your special Honeymoon evening! A Continental and Full English Breakfast (choice of 4 diffirent cooked) is served in the dining room and dinner can be arranged for a surcharge. The guest house is located 2 km from the centre of Grahamstown. Secure with an electric fence and and access control card system at the gate and front door. A White House offers a garden with sun terrace and meetings or function facilities. Luggage storage facilities are available. Services for guests include laundry (at an additional charge), ironing and airport transfers. Our guest house is less than 1 km away from Graeme College and Kingswood College, and just a 5-minute drive from Rhodes University. Port Alfred, Kenton and all the beautiful game farms can be reached within 40 minutes by car. Luxury, Comfort and Tranquility for young and old. Home away from Home ~ With a Dash of Pamper. Spoil yourself and your family! ... more   less 
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