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High Corner Guest House

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Experience historical Grahamstown by staying in this beautifully renovated home graced with Cape antiques, original art and Oregan pine. Within easy walking distance from restaurants, shops, university, museums and local attractions. Accommodation provided in 5 beautiful en-suite rooms with modern conveniences including air conditioning, electric blankets, TV on the DSTV hotel bouquet and free wi fi internet connection. Secure parking behind old stone walls and swimming pool. Two self-catering cottages also available with free wi fi internet and TV on DSTV hotel bouquet. Parking for cottages subject to availability and in High Street.
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Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Reviewed 30 September 2018

This is a charming small guest house in Grahamstown. This historical building has some beautiful, and some odd, architectural features, including its beautiful wooden floors and high ceilings. Check in is seamless, and the staff are very friendly and helpful. There is convenient parking on...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Nicola K
Reviewed 26 January 2018

High Corner is a house with an interesting history, on the other side of the street from the Rhodes University arch and an easy walk to the centre of Grahamstown. We had the Tannery, a double bedroom annex across the pretty, small patio (and splash...More

Date of stay: December 2017
Thank cleoch
Response from highcorner, Owner at High Corner Guest HouseResponded 27 January 2018

Glad you enjoyed your stay - would love to host you again Kind regards Karen, High Corner

Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

The house is an antique. It's well maintained and the old school wood interior is in my view beautiful. It adds an ambience that is often missing in some establishments. Importantly this bnb is on High Street and is across the road from Rhodes University...More

Date of stay: October 2017
1  Thank Brendan T
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

I was welcomed to this beautiful historic place by the friendliest staff. My room was huge, very well appointed and really comfortable. There are good restaurants literally just across the road and Karen the owner was most welcoming. I can highly recommend this establishment for...More

Date of stay: June 2017
Thank Johan B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

This was perfectly adequate. The main complaints would be that the wifi was not good and the rooms were a bit cold. Staff was nice -- Elvis was amazing. I want him to come and work for us! Great guy and really is an asset...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank G M
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"Mrs O'Grady's room is great. None of the rooms are any quieter than the others."
nicolak54
29 Sep. 2018
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"Take your costume it gets rather warm in Grahamstown and a refreshing dip in the pool is a welcomed relief."
Steeletripper
13 Feb. 2017
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"I stayed in a self-catering cottage. Was really pleasant and outside of the main house giving a sense of..."
616chris
7 May 2016
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"Room with windows facing the back are quieter"
RdeS_12
22 Apr. 2016
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PRICE RANGE
USD 72 - USD 98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaEastern CapeGrahamstown
NUMBER OF ROOMS
5
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