The Cock House

10 Market Street, 6139 Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
+27 466 361 287
$78
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rate per night

8.5
Great

based on 56 reviews

The Cock House
Sat 7/2
Sun 7/3
ProviderNightly total
KAYAK$78
Booking.com$80

About The Cock House

  • Guesthouse Room / Entire Guesthouse
    The comforts of home away from home
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi and Parking for free
Near Observatory Museum With a stay at The Cock House Guest House in Grahamstown, you'll be within a 15-minute walk of Observatory Museum and St Patrick's Catholic Church. This 4-star guesthouse is 17.1 mi (27.6 km) from African Pride Pumba Private Game Reserve and 28.8 mi (46.4 km) from Amakhala Game Reserve. Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional features at this guesthouse include a fireplace in the lobby, a picnic area, and barbecue grills. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. Free self parking is available onsite. Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer. Observatory Museum - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi St Patrick's Catholic Church - 1 km / 0.6 mi Cathedral of St. Michael and St. George - 1 km / 0.6 mi Albany History Museum Complex - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi Rhodes University - 1.6 km / 1 mi South African Institute for Aquatic Biodiversity - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi Egazini Park - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi 1820 Settlers National Monument - 2.4 km / 1.5 mi Amazwi South African Museum of Literature - 3.1 km / 1.9 mi African Pride Pumba Private Game Reserve - 27.6 km / 17.1 mi Kwandwe Private Game Reserve - 37.5 km / 23.3 mi Lalibela Game Reserve - 39 km / 24.2 mi Kariega Game Reserve Eastern Cape - 40 km / 24.9 mi St John's Anglican Church - 41.8 km / 26 mi Amakhala Game Reserve - 46.4 km / 28.8 mi Enjoy a satisfying meal at Restaurant serving guests of The Cock House Guest House. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge. A complimentary full breakfast is served daily from 8:00 AM to 9:30 AM. Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization. Make yourself at home in one of the 13 air-conditioned rooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access keeps you connected, and satellite programming is available for your entertainment. Bathrooms have bathtubs or showers and complimentary toiletries. Conveniences include phones, as well as desks and separate sitting areas.

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Amenities at The Cock House

  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Free parking
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Free toiletries

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Basics

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Fan
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Shampoo
  • Free toiletries
  • Heating
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Air-conditioned
  • Trash cans

Kitchen

  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Oven
  • Microwave
  • Stovetop
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Dining area
  • Kitchen
  • Kitchenette

Bathroom

  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Shower cap
  • Bathtub
  • Hairdryer
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Walk-in shower
  • Private bathroom

General

  • Family rooms
  • Seating area
  • Garden view
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Carpeted
  • City view
  • Storage available

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • No smoking
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Balcony
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden

Dining

  • Packed lunches
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Dining table

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • TV

Bedroom

  • Electric blankets
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa bed
  • Wardrobe or closet

Services and conveniences

  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Room service
  • Bottle of water

Parking and transportation

  • Free parking
  • Private parking

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Iron and ironing board

Workspace

  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Reviews of The Cock House

8.5
GreatBased on 56 verified guest reviews
6.5Friends
8.6Families
8.0Couples
9.1Solo

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Location

10 Market Street, 6139 Grahamstown, Eastern Cape

What's nearby

  • Observatory Museum0.4 mi
  • Cathedral of St. Michael and St. George0.5 mi
  • National English Literary Museum0.6 mi
  • Albany Museum0.7 mi
  • Fort Selwyn1 mi
  • 1820 Settlers National Monument1 mi
  • Rhodes University1.1 mi
  • African Pride Pumba Private Game Reserve9.2 mi
  • Lalibela Game Reserve19.5 mi

Policies

Check-in/Check-out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at The Cock House

  • The Cock House is located at 10 Market Street, 0.6 miles from the center of Grahamstown. Observatory Museum is the closest landmark to The Cock House.

  • Check-in time is 2:00 PM and check-out time is 11:00 AM at The Cock House.

  • Yes, The Cock House offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Yes, The Cock House offers free parking.

  • The Cock House is 70.2 miles from Port Elizabeth. The Cock House is 77.1 miles from East London.

  • KAYAK scours the web for all room deals available at The Cock House in Grahamstown and lets you compare them to find the best rate for your stay. Many different travel sites will offer discounts or deals at different times for rooms at The Cock House and KAYAK will provide you with prices from a huge range of travel sites. That means that you can always find a great deal for The Cock House.

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Value for money

8.7

Distance to city center

0.6 mi

Location rating

7.2