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A Stones Throw Accommodation

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9 Stones Hill, Route 67, Port Alfred Road, Grahamstown 6140 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
Housekeeping
Breakfast included
3 Star accommodation
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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 Centre 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
US$42 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Zalonda couldn't do enough for us while we were there. The beds were comfy and we had everything we needed. The little garden area was a lovely bonus as it was a lovely suntrap. The property was in a nice quiet location being only a...More

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Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones Throw AccommodationResponded 14 August 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to give feed-back - I will certainly let Zoleka know you were singing her praises - glad you had a good visit and see you again soon - kindest regards Suzanne and Zoleka

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

A lovely experience all round. Beautiful room, well appointed and comfortable with an epic glass shower in the room - a definite wow factor! Very welcoming & unhurried reception by Suzanne personally, even though she had a function to attend the night we arrived. Excellent...More

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Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones Throw AccommodationResponded 2 October 2017

What a treat having such a lovely couple coming to stay - even if briefly - thank you for your positive outlook which was so refreshing and wonderful to experience - wishing you all the best with your fantastic tourism product and we look forward...More

Reviewed 10 July 2018

We were in Grahamstown for our son's Rugby tour and stayed at A Stones Throw Accommodation. The setting was beautiful and tranquil - seven minutes from town. The facilities were superb and we had everything we needed. We highly recommend it!More

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Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones Throw AccommodationResponded 11 July 2018

Barbara, thank you so much for taking the time to give us your lovely positive feed-back and we are thrilled you enjoyed our peace of paradise - safe and happy travels and glad the boys had such a great experience of their rugby tour in...More

Reviewed 9 July 2018

was not bad at all, only thing was that i did not understand is that it is a B&B if you google it but breakfast did not come included, otherwise i have nothing else to complain about. thanks guys have a fantastic place.

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Reviewed 17 April 2018

The owner, Suzzane, was very friendly and helpful. The rooms were clean and equipped will all the necessary amenities. Great stay for a second year in a row. Will definitely stay there again next year.

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"If 3or4 pax, ask for the wooden cabins. Best for families.And best views."
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"if self catering great"
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"Stayed in the A-frame self catering and another room. Both were excellent, with beautiful views"
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"First choice: Bungalows."
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