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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The host was amazing. She welcomed us with a bright smile and offered to help with our bags. She was friendly, inviting and warm, overall the most wonderful host. The rooms were cost; beautiful and well equipped. Breakfast the following morning was a delight as well. We shall be returning and recommending to all friends and family traveling to Grahamstown... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

We were welcomed by 4 lovable dogs and felt at home right away. The friendly staff were amazing. We stayed in the Honeymoon suite and was surprised by the size of the room (and we loved the furniture!) Breakfast was a treat every morning. Highly recommend the guesthouse

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Barcelona, Spain
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

Nice place in Grahamstown. We only spent one night there, but we wouln't have minded to stay for longer. The property is lovely, the bedroom we stayed in was big and comfortablew, ant the staff is really nice and helpful. And lovely breakfast was the best way to start the morning!

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East London, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 October 2016

I stayed at this place for one night. The highlights were the staff/management who were very pleasant and friendly. Beautiful gardens and a very nice building, which is obviously white as the name suggests. I also liked their breakfast a lot as it was very good and tastey. A good sized room, with nice bathroom and a balcony. The bed... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Handy to town and adjacent to a green space, A White House offers semi-detached cottage type self-catering accommodation. There is ample secure parking off the street and a great breakfast is included. The kitchen facilities and utensils are minimal - could do with a tea pot at least. The dalmatians are keen to come inside and settle down if you... More 

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1 Thank Rakhan
Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Thanks to the owner and staff of the White House guesthouse for making me feel at home. Your friendly and helpful staff made my stay comfortable and I'll always remember the place. I'm surely going to be bringing my family with during the schools holiday.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Unfortunately we arrived after dark and left early the next morning so we didn't have enough time to enjoy this fine guesthouse. Our cottage had two well appointed bedrooms, a lounge/kitchen area and a decent bathroom. The restaurant recommended by the friendly host turned out to be excellent. A good breakfast was provided in the morning before we left for... More 

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Thank Pawl
Bengaluru, India
1 review
Reviewed 18 August 2016

I have now stayed at 'A White House' twice and both times, I have had a wonderful experience. The room was exquisitely laid out, comfortable and functional. The breakfast will keep you charged through the day! I have stayed there alone and with my nine-year old daughter and we both love it!

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Thank gerardm603
Durban, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 25 July 2016

The host and staff were were so hospitable. We were taken personally to our room by the host and also shown how to use all the facilities. Easy access to restaurants, pubs and the university. Friendly faces at breakfast.

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Pietermaritzburg, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had a wonderful time the accommodation was beautiful and tranquil staff very friendly and helpful. I. Would definitely recommend a white house to my friends and colleagues and I will be returning in the near future

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
  • Suites
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
Services
  • Free Breakfast
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A White House Guest House is trading as a Superior Quality 4 Star Establishment, catering for a variety of clientele and functions. We are situated in the quaint and historical city of Grahamstown. One of the oldest Settlers towns in South Africa. We are proud to be called "The City of Saints". We have a beautiful cathedral and 52 churches, as well as some of the best Educational institutions in the world. Grahamstown and its surrounding areas are well known for the best game farms with the biggest variety of wildlife in the Eastern Cape. Our beautiful and homely guest house offers the guests different accommodation types. It features a pool and barbecue facilities. Free Wi-Fi and DSTV is available. Decorated with antique and modern wooden furniture, the homely rooms and apartments are equipped with a TV, heating and tea-and-coffee-making facilities and pure cotton bedding. The apartments are fitted with self-catering facilities. Each room has a private bathroom with shower and is equipped with free amenities and a hairdryer. The Honeymoon/Executive Suite and the 2 Queen Rooms also have a large bath. Special arrangements and lovely surprises can be made for your special Honeymoon evening! A Continental and Full English Breakfast is served in the dining room and dinner can be arranged for a surcharge. The guest house is located 2 km from the centre of Grahamstown. A White House offers a garden with sun terrace and meeting or function facilities. Luggage storage facilities are available. Services for guests include laundry, ironing and airport transfers. Our guest house is less than 1 km away from Graeme College and Kingswood College, and just a 5-minute drive from Rhodes University. Port Alfred, Kenton and all the beautiful game farms can be reached within 40 minutes by car. Luxury, Comfort and Tranquility for young and old. Home away from Home ~ With a Dash of Pamper. Spoil yourself and your family! ... more   less 

Additional Information about A White House Guest House

Address: 7 Whites Road | Currie Park, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
Price Range: €73 - €86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — A White House Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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