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From R595 PPS

High Corner Guesthouse

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From R595 PPS



Situated in upper High Street, High Corner is within easy walking distance of numerous restaurants and coffee shops, Rhodes University, the High Court, museums and businesses.

Enjoy unpretentious hospitality in this meticulously restored, historical home which comprises the oldest cottage in Grahamstown (built in 1814) and was formerly home to District Surgeon Dr John Atherston as well as author, poet and playwright Professor Guy Butler. The Guest House boasts a yellow wood staircase and floors, original oregon pine panelling, high ceilings and generous rooms graced with Cape antiques and original art.

Accommodation is provided in five beautifully furnished bedrooms, each with an en-suite bathroom and not forgetting modern comforts: air-conditioning, heated towel rails, satellite television, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryers and digital safes. Guests have use of the elegant lounge, vine-covered patio, swimming pool, and secure off-street parking behind beautiful old stone walls.
Laundry facilities on request. Children welcome by arrangement. Wi-fi hotspot. Also offered are three self-catering, ungraded apartments sleeping a maximum of four people per unit. Off-street parking for cottages subject to availability in guest house parking area.


Room Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Non-Smoking
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Television

On Site Facilities

Local Facilities

  • Beach
  • Beauty
  • Entertainment
  • Game Viewing
  • Golf Course
  • Shopping/Curios
  • Tours
  • Other




  • Booking Reliability
  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Average Response Time: 31 hours
  • Cancellations after payment: 0%
  • Tourism Grading Council:
  • ****
  • Cards accepted by this establishment
  • Mastercard
  • Visa

All credit cards are accepted when paying through Sleeping-OUT.


122 High Street, Grahamstown, 6139

Map High Corner Guesthouse in Grahamstown  Cacadu (Sarah Baartman)  Eastern Cape  South Africa

Guest Comments

Absolutely fantastic service and location.
- Retha Van Niekerk21 Jul 2013

Lovely house with great atmosphere and homely feel. Friendly and accommodating staff. Would definitely revisit.
- Jake da Motta21 Mar 2013

Secure parking a definite plus. We planned to leave early the next morning so Sandi packed a nice breakfast for us to eat on our trip.
- Antoinette Harmse12 Feb 2013

High Corner is a gracious guesthouse with friendly owners and staff. It is an excellent place to stay in Grahamstown, it has great ambiance. Thank you.
- Bernie Millar31 Jul 2012

A very enjoyable stay
- Carol Nunan03 May 2012

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