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    A Stones Throw

    9 Stones Hill, Route 67, Port Alfred Road, Grahamstown 6140, South Africa
    011 27 83 651 9244
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent54%
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Really a great location - clean ,quiet,safe, comfortable. We've definitely found the preferred place for when we return. Thanks Xoleka for your cheerful hosting of our stay and Suzanne for your efficiency with the booking and accommodation of our needs.More

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    Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones ThrowResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you Chaperon family and for the super recommendation to your friends for graduation in April 2018. What amazing positive guests to have that make being in the hospitality industry a joy and such a fantastic and active visit to Grahamstown - we look forward...More

    Innkeeper's Favourite Review
    Reviewed 13 April 2017

    It was a lovely stay-over just outside of Grahamstown. Just what we needed to relax. Magnificent sunset. Private. Clean & Fresh. Friendly & warm reception. Attention to every detail makes it extra special.

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    Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones ThrowResponded 14 April 2017

    Thank you for your positive feedback and we look forward to welcoming you again soon - safe travels and best Easter Wishes Suzanne and the amazing crew from A Stones Throw

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    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 ThrowResponded 2 weeks ago

    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 3 weeks ago

    This B&B was recommended to me by my uncle whose home is literally A Stone's Throw away. The property was very clean and my partner and I enjoyed having a lovely view whilst eating breakfast out on the balcony area. We thoroughly enjoyed our breakfasts...More

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    Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones ThrowResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feed-back I hope you had a wonderful family re-union. Glad we we were able to accommodate your special request with the advance notice, we have "weaned" down offering of meals as there are so many fantastic eateries in town that we...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    It was a long drive from town in the dark. Arrived in the property the room was smelling like poop. The bedding was dirty (I found stains on the pillow case and hair in the sheets). There was no coffee and for some reason it...More

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    Response from ccsw, Owner at A Stones ThrowResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for your feed-back we value all information received and even after 17 years in the industry we can certainly learn from the positive and the negatives, Our hard working house-keeping team was alerted to your concerns and a lot of extra effort and...More

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    • Free Internet
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    • Laundry Service
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    • US$ 49 - US$ 62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
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    • 6
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    Room Tips
    "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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