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1A St Bartholomew Street Makhanda, Grahamstown 6139 South Africa See on map
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Reviewed 20 August 2018

Booked my husband and son into the self-catering unit during an off-peak weekend. They had no complaints, all went smoothly (it was an on-line booking). Bartholomew's loft is conveniently situated close to Rhodes University, has secure parking. The unit is fully-equipped,clean, neat and comfortable. Lovely...More

Thank Shamila I
Reviewed 14 March 2018

Bartholomews Loft was well recommended, but fell short of expectations. When I called to ask about traffic noise affecting the three cottages on the property I was assured there was none, so I booked one of the three. However, on arrival we were shown to...More

Thank lynnekloot
Response from Justineweeks, Owner at Bartholomew's LoftResponded 15 March 2018

Hi Lynne Thank you for taking the time to do this review on Tripadvisor. I need to apologise to you for moving you to the upstairs room in the guest house without checking with you first. We have had a crazy 2 weeks in Grahamstown...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017

I was booked at a B&B but when I arrived I was told there was no booking under my name. I was in a state because I still had to get ready for a function, I googled accommodation and came accross Bartholomews Loft. I phoned...More

Thank 438joannef
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

This was an awesome place to stay. Great location, secure parking and our cottages were fabulous. We are a family of five so we had two adjoining cottages. They were nicely appointed, very warm & comfortable. It's a great place to stay.

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I stayed for a night. As far as guesthouses go, it was lovely. The unit that I was in is very spacious, very clean and neat, all the modern stuff that you'd expect to find... but packaged into an old world feel. It worked very...More

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Self-catering units and Guest House en-suite rooms in renovated Historic buildings centrally situated and close to Rhodes University. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Refrigerator in room
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Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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US$51 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
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US$51 - US$62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
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"The corner house is ideal for 2 people sharing and it is self-catering with parking."
20 Aug 2018
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"Choose one of the cottages -- more space, outside seating"
14 Mar 2018
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"If you have a large car - parking may be a challenge"
28 Oct 2016
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"Ask for the cottage - apparently it is quieter, Don't use Room two - bathroom floorboards are very noisy."
13 Jan 2016
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