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A Stones Throw Accommodation

9 Stone's Hill, Route 67, Port Alfred Road, Grahamstown 6140 South Africa
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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 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.
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Port Elizabeth Airport114 km
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely spot in the country yet close to Grahamstown and the lovely Belmont Golf Course.We had a great room with a beautiful view and everything we needed. The hostess was very helpful and welcoming.We will be back!

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were very happy with the service and accommodation. Suzanne was even willing to help with a problem with the geyser at 11pm, which she quickly sorted out. We definitely recommend A Stone's Throw to anyone traveling through Grahamstown.

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Lovely location out of town but close enough if you want to eat out as we did. The rooms are spacious and well appointed should you just want a simple stay at home meal.There is a terrace area where you can sit out if the...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 November 2018

Comfortable, secure, quiet and restful accommodation on the outskirts of Grahamstown. Wonderful views of the surrounding countryside from the patio of the guest chalets. Friendly and efficient hosts. Highly recommended.More

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from SuzanneW1840, Owner at A Stones Throw AccommodationResponded 3 November 2018

Wow!! thank you for taking the time to give us your wonderful and positive feedback - we love having happy travelers to the Eastern Cape and especially amazing guests like you Thank you from the team at A Stones Throw accommodation - you made a...More

Reviewed 28 September 2018

Was a wonderful stay. We had so much fun. John who stays on the premises was so friendly and helpful, always had a smile on his face. We had so much fun fishing, playing board games and braaing. Cant wait to go back.

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Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from SuzanneW1840, Owner at A Stones Throw AccommodationResponded 28 October 2018

Thanks so much

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"If 3or4 pax, ask for the wooden cabins. Best for families.And best views."
cowankenya
01 Mar 2017
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"if self catering great"
brianmJ848WM
03 Apr 2016
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"Stayed in the A-frame self catering and another room. Both were excellent, with beautiful views"
the0dyssey
28 Apr 2014
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"First choice: Bungalows."
21bryanh
15 Oct 2013
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PRICE RANGE
US$52 - US$71 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaEastern CapeGrahamstown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
6
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