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Nairobi, Kenya
Reviewed 20 October 2016

We've stayed at Mountain view Manor for 3 consecutive years in a row, whenever we visit Grahamstown. The rooms are beautifully furnished and comfortable, with spectacular views of either Grahamstown town below you or of the rolling hills on the other side. If you love walking, hiking or just a general run in the mornings, then this is the place...

Thank Lisa H
Reviewed 24 July 2016

We spent 5 nights at the Mountain View Manor and had a very comfortable and pleasant stay there. Our room was large and airy, the beds clean and comfortable and the bathroom, with shower and bath, spacious and clean. The views from the ridge were spectacular and the breakfasts were good. The staff are obliging and honest, as demonstrated when...

Thank Unasinga
Howick, South Africa
Reviewed 28 April 2016

Clients in Grahamstown booked me into the establishment stating that I wouldn't be disappointed and they were right! A lovely homely feel to it with a friendly welcome by the staff that carried the case upstairs as I was on the top floor in a extremely large room over looking Grahamstown at night! I awoke the next not with my...

1Thank Forester93
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 8 January 2016 via mobile

Friendly staff, great views and really wonderful beds and showers! Staff supplied braai equipment and access to the kitchen to self-cater even though the self-catering unit was booked. Good breakfast and sparkling swimming pool. Fantastic sunset with 360 degree view.

1Thank LizelDV
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Mountain View in Grahamstown on our way back from the Drakensberg on the evening of the 27th. The establishment was very accommodating and allowed us to check in at 11 pm. The accommodation is neat clean. The breakfast was great. Thank you Victor for the hospitality.

2Thank Clinton C
Lagos, Nigeria
Reviewed 28 December 2015

The Manor is situated high on the hill overlooking Grahamstown and surrounds plus the mountains and terrain from the Katberg to the sea. Being high up expect plenty wind. On the east side of the Manor you are protected from the dominant west wind meaning the room windows can be kept open - needed in the hot summer days as...

2Thank Rob N
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We were in Room Number 8, at the top of the B & B. It was a lovely big, spacious room. TV. Kettle, tea, coffee, sugar(take extra sugar and Rooibos tea for yourself). Coffee renewed daily for the coffee bodum. Rusks renewed daily. A great welcome on returning to the B & B, cold and in need of sustenance. Hairdryer...

1Thank Jenny H
Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 7 January 2015

Mountain View Manor is perfectly perched on the top of the hill overlooking Grahamstown. With amazing views all round my wife and I really enjoyed our stay here. We stayed in the Crows Nest, which was a self catering unit behind the beautiful main building. The room was clean and felt very cozy. We found staff very polite and got...

5Thank Kevin-and-Kerrilee
Port Elizabeth, Eastern Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Although the location is beautiful and the room comfortable, its hard to feel welcome. We stayed in the self-catering cottage and the toilet seat was broken - one couldn't sit without falling of! It was on the floor when we arrived. We struggled to find help and didn't get much of a response when we reported it. When we checked...

2Thank EasternCaper
Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 20 March 2014

We needed a place to stay at short notice & found this accommodation by chance - stayed in the self catering part which has 2 bedrooms - very good quality - new, clean, comfortable, although we didn't use the kitchen in the unit it looked extremely appointed. Had breakfast in the dining room in the morning which was delicious. The...

1Thank SAtraveller93

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Additional Information about Mountain View Manor

Address: Mountain Drive, Grahamstown 6139, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Grahamstown
Price Range: €45 - €67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mountain View Manor 4*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Ask for a view looking over Grahamstown or if you prefer a ocean view ask for that.”
 of 5 bubbles Forester93, 28 Apr 2016 | Read review
“East side with a view - out of the westerly wind”
 of 5 bubbles 477RobN, 27 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Room number 8 was good for us. At the top of the stairs. No problem. Staff help with luggage. Wind noise. No problem.”
 of 5 bubbles JennyH67, 20 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Maybe not one of the stand-alone cottages, perhaps staying in the main house might be better.”
 of 5 bubbles EasternCaper, 28 Oct 2014 | Read review
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