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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good21%
  • Average23%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible15%
1 week ago
“Great food, great service!”
15 Dec 2017
“Fantastic stay - The Cock House Grahamstown”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Suites
Bar/Lounge
Pets Allowed
Pool
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
Wheelchair Access
4 Star Hotel
One of Grahamstown's best-loved landmarks, The Cock House offers you country home comfort and elegant dining in South Africa’s Festival City
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10 Market Street, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
39 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a fabulous dinner there during the Grahamstown festival. Elegant dining, laid back ambiance, personal attention from the manageress. Food recommendations were excellent. The three of us each ate something different - all were highly praised - will definitely return. Complimentary glasses of gluhwein helped...More

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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Stayed over during the schools provincial water-polo tournament 7-13 Dec 2017; rooms were clean and comfortable; staff and service was excellent; food was really good - dinners and breakfasts; nice, cosy bar and lounge area with fireplace - great for evening drinks and social with...More

Thank notherns2017
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

3 nights in June 2017 pre paid. A return nostalgic visit, totally disappointed. Proprietor is clearly not interested or invested in maintaining high standards to this guest establishment or for the lack of hospitality skills from his staff. It all shows by the shabbiness, run...More

Thank jayned225
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We've been making annual visits for some years but are unlikely to do so again - sadly. We arrived 2.30 pm; shortage of sheets, pillowcases and towels so no rest possible after long drive; OK by 4.45 pm, delay due to absence of any spare...More

Thank portway
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

The Cock House is a colonial style guest house and the staff are friendly and so polite and accommodating. I ate at the restaurant on the property, (Nordens) and I can honestly say that the food was delicious!! I would gladly come back here when...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room Service
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$100 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$100 - US$105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"Only ate there, did not stay at the hotel"
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"Stayed in the family unit - comfortable and clean"
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"Only room 6"
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"We stayed on the 1st floor and street can get a bit noisy but all the garden cottages was fully booked."
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