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A Stone’s Throw Bed and Breakfast  -  Freedom is a stone`s throw away…stunning sunsets - country garden setting - spectacular views - bird lover`s delight - swimming pool - scenic walks - children welcome.  Warm Eastern Cape Hospitality!

Offering country living a “Stones Throw” from the University town of Grahamstown, you will find Indlu and Thorntree units nestled on the hilltops where you can enjoy panoramic vistas and witness gorgeous sunsets from a spacious garden setting. 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. While we are renovating at Stone`s Hill we have a lovely new addition of our 30 on Oatlands Accommodation option, centrally located in the Oaktree lined suburb of Oatlands. We look forward to welcoming you.


A Stone’s Throw is close to attractions including: the beaches of Kenton-on-Sea, Kasouga and Port Alfred. An easy journey to the Thomas Baines Nature Reserve or the Great Fish River Game Reserves (comprising of the Andries Vosloo Kudu Reserve, the Double Drift Nature Reserve and the Sam Knott Nature Reserve). A Stones Throw accommodation is just over an hour from Port Elizabeth and is easily accessible for day-trips to the Addo Elephant National Park, home to the Big Seven.

A Stone’s Throw is within easy reach of a host of activities to offer from the Makana Botanical Gardens to the Albany History Museum, Natural Sciences Museums, and Observatory Museums, which has the only genuine Victorian Camera Obscura in the southern hemisphere. Grahamstown is also home to the National English Literary Museum, the Library of African Music, as well as the SA Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity, where you can see exhibits relating to the coelacanth - the fossil fish that was thought to be extinct but still lives off the South African coast. When youve finished all that you can soak up the ambience of the vibrant pubs, student vibe and eateries or post a letter from the Oldest Official Post Box in South Africa.

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Grahamstown is well known for four seasons in one day - so come prepared for the unexpected.

Rooms and Units Available:

30 on Oatlands - Rm 2
A double/twin ensuite room with own entrance opening onto a garden patio, own ensuite shower and fridge, tea and coffee facilities and guest amenities supplied.
Sleeps 2 Adults

30 on Oatlands Road - Cottage
Oatlands Cottage is set in Oatlands Rd, a well appointed ensuite unit with King beds and shower ensuite with dressing room.
Sleeps 2 Adults

30 on Oatlands Road - One
Opens onto spacious courtyard, percale linen, twin beds, ensuite shower. Own entrance, off street parking, beverage tray and access to communal lounge and kitchenette .
Sleeps 2 Adults

30 on Oatlands Road - Three
Room Three, has a lovely private bathroom with shower ensuite. It is a roomy space that allows easy access to the main lounge and kitchenette. Percale linen, beverage tray, own entrance, off-street parking, twin beds.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Acacia Karoo Rondavel - 3
Tucked away on our hillside this cosy, sunny, private rondavel has spectacular views, King/twin-bedded guest room with percale linen shower en-suite has a great ambience, with access to the lovely views at our location.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Aloe Double Guest room
Opening onto a spacious garden setting with gorgeous view, great place to unwind and enjoy the spacious country setting. King/twin-bedded guest room with percale linen shower shower-ensuite.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Indlu Cabin @ A Stone's Throw
Our log cabin is set in the thorn-tree garden at Stone's Hill and opens onto expansive views. Consists of an open plan double volume main room with king bed and double volume loft, shower ensuite.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Spekboom Deluxe
Comfortably furnished DoubleTwin bedded guest room with percale linen, shower en-suite and own entrance opening onto a lovely wooden deck with a view down the valley.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Thorntree Cabin @ A Stone's Throw
Thorntree unit is also situated in gardens at Stone's Hill with lovely wooden deck opening onto expansive view down the valley. Bird Lover's delight. Double bed main and a double volume open plan loft, shower ensuite.
Sleeps 2 Adults

Facilities & Services available:

Honeymoon Couples
Self-Braai / Barbecue
Parking (off-street - open)
Hiking / Walking Trails
No Pets Allowed

Cancellation Policy:

Cancellation Policy: Cancellations made 14 days prior to booking will only receive a 50% refund of deposits made. Cancellations made less than 7 days prior to occupation, will lose their deposit.


On the N2 from Port Elizabeth or from King William's Town outside Grahamstown turn-off on Route 67 towards Port Alfred.

A Stone's Throw B&B located 2km's along the R67 Port Alfred Road (top of George Street) - turn-off and sign on right hand-side of road.

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  • Accommodation Type: Bed & Breakfast, Guesthouse and Self-Catering
  • Sleeps: 18
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM