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    Bartholomew's Loft

    1A St Bartholomew Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
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    2017/07/30 2017/07/31
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    Overview
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good30%
    • Average8%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
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    Kitchenette
    Multilingual Staff
    Laundry Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 22 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    This was an awesome place to stay. Great location, secure parking and our cottages were fabulous. We are a family of five so we had two adjoining cottages. They were nicely appointed, very warm & comfortable. It's a great place to stay.

    Thank Jane H
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed for a night. As far as guesthouses go, it was lovely. The unit that I was in is very spacious, very clean and neat, all the modern stuff that you'd expect to find... but packaged into an old world feel. It worked very...More

    Thank KevinHopkins_ZA
    Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

    I was surprised when I arrived at this beautiful town house/ guest house. The owner has truly put a personal touch to the rooms. My partner and I were so delighted at the fact that the TV had all the DSTV/ satellite channels as well...More

    Thank doriannem2015
    Response from Justineweeks, Owner at Bartholomew's LoftResponded 15 May 2017

    Thank you so much for taking the time to rate us on Trip Advisor, We really appreciate the fantastic rating and I will pass your compliments on to each one here who plays a part in making our guests feel at home.

    Reviewed 30 March 2017

    I stayed there with two other guests this week and the place is truly lovely. The rooms are spacious and very comfortable. The location is very central. The breakfast was adequate and service was good.

    Thank Betsie A
    Response from Justineweeks, Owner at Bartholomew's LoftResponded 31 March 2017

    Thank you so much for the rating, we appreciate your positive feedback.

    Reviewed 9 March 2017

    A warm welcome by the staff and a very nice cottage. Exceptionally clean with a much needed welcome pack. Secure parking. Good location in relation to the town and restaurants. We only had an overnight stop but it would be absolutely fine for a longer...More

    Thank Gillian P
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$66 - US$85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Grahamstown
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    Room & Suite (18)
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    "If you have a large car - parking may be a challenge"
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    "Ask for the cottage - apparently it is quieter, Don't use Room two - bathroom floorboards are very noisy."
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