Makhanda, also known as Grahamstown, is a town of 140,000 people in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa. It is the largest town in the Makana Local Municipality, and the seat of the municipal council. It also hosts Rhodes University where the conference is being hosted. Makhanda offers visitors easy access to the unspoilt beaches of the Sunshine Coast in a malaria and bilharzia-free environment. View the Big 5, enjoy our spectacularly rugged scenery, immerse yourself in our rich history and enjoy our warm hospitality!

Suggested locations

High Corner Guest House
124 High Street
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 082 879 1374
Contact: Beauty or Michelle

Milner Manor or Cornerstone Manor (same contact details)
10 Milner Street
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 046 622 6601 or 082 789 8851
Contact: Natalie or Cheryl

1A St Aidans Guest Cottage
Corner of Constitution & Milner Street
Email: [email protected]
Tel: 046 622 7448 or 071 485 6865
Contact: Celeste

The Graham Hotel or Evelyn Guest House (same contact details)
123 High Street
[email protected] or [email protected]
Tel: 046 622 2366 or 046 622 2324
Contact: Yolandi

Somerset Lodge
2 Somerset Street
[email protected]
Whatsapp: Barbara Mulcahy – 082 560 1319  (Owner)

More Locations

For more locations and detailed information about accommodation in Makhanda (formerly Grahamstown) please visit:

Rhodes University