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.
Stay at our CABINS at A Stone Throw with wooden floors, double volume ceilings and quirky unique design and bright and cheerful colour schemes will lift your spirits while you enjoy the country atmosphere and spectacular views from your unit nestled on the hillside.
Our accommodation portfolio at A Stones Throw and 30 on Oatlands Road accommodation is a family run collection offering town and country options located at Stones Hill or 30 Oatlands Road both properties represent our Warm Eastern Cape Hospitality and the nature of the separate town and country locations offer guests the flexibility of choice to experience the essence of the unique locations of accessible central position of the garden rooms located at 30 Oatlands Road or country setting with spectacular views at A Stone's Throw, the choice is yours.
Complimentary Beverage trays, crispy percale linen and all units are en-suite with own entrances opening onto garden settings. A Stone's Throw's welcoming ambience ensures you a memorable stay. Wake up to Spectacular views.
Please note if booking the 30 Oatlands collection that not on same site as the Indlu and Thorntree Cabins.
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.