Colonel Graham Guest House in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape

Colonel Graham Guest House

Bed & Breakfast / Self Catering at 2A Lansdowne Road, Grahamstown, Frontier Country, Eastern Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

About Colonel Graham Guest House

Colonel Graham Guest House in the Eastern Cape city of Grahamstown offers the ideal blend of historical charm and modern day comforts in the tranquil environs of Lansdowne Road. The guest house is ideally situated close to the city centre as well as Grahamstown's private schools and Rhodes University.


Colonel Graham Guest House offers 11 rooms situated in attractive private gardens with a swimming pool and two undercover braai/barbeque areas. The guest house is owner-managed by Sharika van Dyk whose priority it is to provide friendly services to ensure that all your needs are met.

The Colonel Graham Guest House comprises three separate buildings all situated on the same complex. There are eleven rooms in total offering either Bed and Breakfast or Self Catering options. Ideal for either individual or group bookings.

• Main bedroom with queen size bed
• Inter-leading living room with double bunk bed
• Kitchenette facilities include microwave, fridge, toaster, electric frying pan, kettle, crockery and cutlery
• The bathroom is fully tiled with shower
• Covered veranda leading onto private garden
• Secure undercover parking
• Security alarm
• This unit is ideal for a family of four

• Two twin en-suite rooms and two double en-suite rooms each with their own security alarm
• All rooms have private outside entrances
• This cottage has a fully equipped kitchen with open plan living/dining area
• Private garden and an undercover veranda/braai facility
• Secure off-street parking is available
• These rooms can be reserved separately on a Bed & Breakfast basis or the whole cottage can be booked with self catering being an option
• Ideal for a group booking of 6-8 people

• This unit has six self contained units offering a choice of Bed & Breakfast or Self Catering
• All units have either queen size or twin beds and fully tiled bathrooms
• Kitchenettes include a microwave oven, fridge, toaster, electric frying pan, kettle, crockery and cutlery
• All units have private outside entrances as well as secure off street parking
• Security alarms in each unit


A full English or Continental breakfast is served in the diningroom that opens out onto the undercover braai, swimming pool area. All bed & breakfast rooms have en-suite bathrooms with private entrances and secure off-street parking.


• Colour television sets providing DSTV with selected channels and SATV.
• Hair-dryers
• Coffee / Tea making facilities
• Radio / Alarm clock
• Wall heaters and Ceiling fan
• Top quality cotton bed linen
• Laundry service provided on request
• Introductions to local tour operators
• Dinners provided by arrangement
• Internet connection
• Rooms fully serviced
• Credit Card facility
• Swimming Pool
• Two undercover braai areas

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In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Area information booklet
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Desk
  • Fan(s)
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Iron / trouser press
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Laundry service
  • Parking (off street)
  • Reception (business hours)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee
  • Restaurant / dining room


  • Free Wi-Fi

Accreditations (as claimed by Colonel Graham Guest House)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
AA Quality Assured Accommodation Highly Recommended

Price Range
Available on request

Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.30502777777778
Longitude: 26.52787777711111

Closest airport(s)
East London Airport - 170km
Port Elizabeth Airport - 130km

Children policy
Children of all ages are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Listed on
October 2010 - 5 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

We stayed at the Colonel Graham Guest House on two seperate occassions in September (one lengthy stay) and I'd recommend this beautiful Guest House to...

Cathy & Geoff Darrell, Mombasa Kenya Travellers' Rating


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Payment Methods accepted at the establishment

  • Mastercard
  • Visa
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