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About Evelyn House

Evelyn House is situated in the charming city of Grahamstown, 110 kilometres northeast of Port Elizabeth.

The guest house comprises of nine en-suite rooms, including the option of the lavish Deluxe Room with a Jacuzzi, or the Executive Suite with its own serene private lounge, dining area and antique fireplace. All rooms feature large flat-screen televisions with DStv as well as tea and coffee facilities. Guests can also make use of the swimming pool and the parking on the premises.

Guests can explore numerous great attractions in and around the area, such as the 1820 Settlers National Monument and the Makana Botanical Gardens.

Conference Venues: The Board Room, an ideal venue for private meetings, overlooks the private garden and swimming pool. It accommodates 18 delegates in Schoolroom and Banquet formation, 12 in U-shape, and up to 26 Theatre-style.

  • Response Rate: 80%
  • Enquiry Response Time: 35 hours
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 16
  • Check-in: 2:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM


  • Swimming Pool
  • Jacuzzi/Hot-tub
  • Satellite TV*
  • Conference Venues
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
* Please enquire for further details.

Availability and pricing

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  • Twin Room Sleeps 2 Includes: B & B Rooms / Units: 4 The Twin Room has twin beds which can be converted into a king-size bed and a bathroom with a shower. All rooms also... see more Features:  Twin beds, King beds, DStv, En-suite, Shower only, Television see more Twin beds, King beds, DStv, En-suite, Shower only, Television, Satellite TV, Tea and Coffee Facilities, No Smoking in Rooms
    from R1184 Per Person Sharing
    • Rooms Adults

      Evelyn House Map

      Evelyn House is 0.2km from the centre of Grahamstown , the nearest airport 126.1km (Port Elizabeth Airport).
      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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