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    The Cock House

    10 Market St, Grahamstown 6140, South Africa
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    • Excellent37%
    • Very good22%
    • Average25%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible16%
    24 Jan 2017
    “Lovely stay and delicious food”
    25 Jun 2017
    “Horrific ☹️”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 27 July 2015

    It actually pains me to write this review where the outcome of the chronic neglect the owner clearly has exhibited may adversely affect the employees in a country where unemployment and poverty are rife. Nonetheless, dear traveler, this place is to be avoided at all...More

    3  Thank PlatinumHoney
    Reviewed 28 June 2015 via mobile

    We spent a warm, comfortable night at The Cock House, despite the chilly weather and load - shedding! The staff were incredibly friendly and accommodating. It was a treat to be surrounded by the history of the place, the lovely art in the dining room...More

    1  Thank Stasha d
    Reviewed 15 June 2015

    This was our tenth visit in six years to The Cock House. The reason we keep going back is because we get great service, pleasant, helpful staff and a consistency. Add to that, a great kitchen that delivers superb food. Its a winner!!

    1  Thank Steve T
    Reviewed 20 April 2015

    This is a very old and historical hotel...from the outside it really does not look like much and area make one a bit nervous. But once our car was parked in very secure lock up area, we discovered a very pleasant bar man on duty...More

    2  Thank wilnaventer
    Reviewed 16 April 2015

    This hotel has had some not so good reports but we were very happy with our visit this month. Granted, the location is not ideal, but once through the door, or remote parking gate, it is a mini paradise. Rooms are comfy and large and...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Grahamstown
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    Room Tips
    "Only room 6"
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    "We stayed on the 1st floor and street can get a bit noisy but all the garden cottages was fully booked."
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    "Front road rooms can be a bit noisy."
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    "I was upstairs in the original old house - No 6 - and it was very tired and needs a lot of TLC, and was noisy..."
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