DikkopVlakte has a large lounge, uniquely furnished, with a lovely fireplace and bay windows.  It opens up onto a large veranda, reminding you of days gone by, where one can have endless coffees, just sit and relax or chat the afternoon away.

The dining room are sunny and welcoming, and the indoor braai room, adjacent to the kitchen, with its rustic but stylish decor draws families and friends around the braai-fire.  The double doors of the braai room open up out onto the lapa braai with its huge fire pit, and extends the entertainment area.
The fully equipped kitchen consists of a Bosch 5 burner gas/electric oven, a dishwasher, fridge, freezer, fridge/freezer combination, microwave, urn and an automatic top loader washing machine. We have all the facilities for a great unforgettable weekend or an extended holiday stay to make you feel at home.  Domestic help are also available at an additional fee.

The 6 spacious bedrooms are beautifully furnished. It is ideal for a small or a big group or for private family accommodation. Whether you group is big or small, we cater for all. The rooms can each accommodate 3 to 4 people, and you will have the additional benefit of having the spacious Queen-size four-poster bedroom with a corner bath for a romantic stay.  The Country House is for private use only and never shared with other guests.  Whether you are 2 or 20, you will have sole usage of the house. We can provide mattresses for bigger groups.

For cold Karoo nights, our beds have cosy feather-and-down duvets.
We provide fresh farm milk on arrival, coffee, tea, and our daughter’s well-known rusks, Carlinetjie se Lekkerrrrr beskuit, are for sale at R45 per packet. They are truly delicious.

The self-contained Flat with its own private entrance, consists of a sunny north facing Queen bedroom, a bathroom and spacious open plan living area with all you need for a comfortable stay. No satellite TV, but a TV set and DVD player is available.
There is a portable braai and we supply braai wood.

If you cannot find a hotel or a guesthouse in Grahamstown that suits you, then phone us!

DikkopVlakte is where visitors become friends, and where memories made with friends and family will last a lifetime.

We cannot wait to welcome you!


Things you should know . . .

Rooms can be serviced daily, on request at an additional fee.

Freezer and fridge space available.

We are pet friendly. Should you wish to bring your furry friend, please inform us and make sure to clean up after your pets.

NO smoking in-doors; littering; fireworks; damaging of nature or property