High Corner Guest House is situated in upper High Street and within easy walking distance from 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.
Choice of old-world guest house rooms with modern comforts or self-catering cottages.
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, heated towel rails, air conditioning, satellite television, tea/coffee making facilities, hairdryers and digital safes. Guests have use of the elegant lounge, vine-covered patio and swimming pool with secure off-street parking behind beautiful old stone walls.
Two self-catering cottages are also available. Cottages are set behind guest house in separate courtyard area. The cottages each have two bedrooms and are equippped with kitchen/ette facilities and heater / fans. Parking for cottages is subject to availability in guest house parking area.
Laundry facilities on request. Children welcome by arrangement. Free wi fi internet access. Rates inclusive of VAT.