Fiddlewood Fields is a beautiful guest house, set in quiet, lush gardens in the city of Grahamstown in the Eastern Cape province of South Africa.
Owned and managed by Liz Thomas, the accommodation options are suitable for individuals, couples, friends and families. We are located close to St Andrews College, St Andrews Prep, DSG and are a short drive away from Kingswood College and Rhodes University.
We offer a full English breakfast by arrangement, which is served on your terrace, weather permitting.
Free Wifi is available on request.
Our enchanting garden offers privacy to all rooms and cottages and is home to many different bird varieties.
All accommodation is serviced daily.
During the summer months our pool is open to guests; enjoy a refreshing dip when the mercury rises.
In-Room Dining Service
Dinner is available by arrangement.
SEE & DO
SciFest Africa, South Africa's National Science Festival is held annually in March with an emphasis on promoting science, technology and innovation. Grahamstown is also home to the Albany Museum.
Visit the National English Literary Museum, known as one of South Africa's literary treasures. Located on the Rhodes University campus, this impressive building has won a '5-star green' construction rating.
National Arts Festival
Held in June/July over 11 days ,and also known as the Grahamstown Festival, the National Arts Festival is the biggest annual celebration of the arts on the African continent.
"We had a lovely stay in this beautiful cottage. What an amazing combination of modern, vintage and classy design, with a gorgeous garden. Good hospitality, service and food. Thank you for the stay. It was a pleasure indeed!
— Sharhidd & Fahiema