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Molo Makana / Welcome to Makana
|The City of Grahamstown together with the nearby towns of Alicedale and Riebeeck East and the quaint villages of Fort Brown, Salem, Seven Fountains and Sidbury make up the Makana Municipality in the Eastern Cape, South Africa.
This region also forms part of the popular Frontier Country route - so named because it was literally the 19th century frontier between the British Cape Colony and the Xhosa territories. It was the scene of first contact, cultural clashes, confusion and, inevitably, conflict. Much of what happened here set the tone for South Africa's turbulent multi-cultural history.
Fast gaining in popularity, our small part of the world offers visitors easy access to the unspoilt beaches of the Sunshine Coast and premier game reserves 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!
Featured Accommodation on Makana Tourism (Click for More Info)
We offer modern self-catering accommodation in a quiet area 2 km from Rhodes University. Our fully furnished one-bedroomed cottage with an en-suite bathroom and an open plan lounge with a double bed sized sleeper couch and fully equipped kitchenette can accommodate four guests and is ideal for families. Safe off street parking is available.
Kwandwe Private Game Reserve
A vast wilderness flanking the banks of the Great Fish River in South Africa’s Eastern Cape region, Kwandwe is home to a diverse array of wildlife including the Big Five. Four modern, yet intimate lodges and a host of exciting safari activities welcome travellers young and old.
One on Phillips
One on Phillips offers a cosy self-catering flat in a tranquil garden setting to the discerning traveller.
Situated in Grahamstown city center.
Modern and inviting refurbished Hotel.
Close to Cinemas, museums,
Rhodes University and private schools.
With 3 conference rooms.
Featured Business on Makana Tourism (Click for More Info)
Goldrush Grahamstown offers Bingo, gaming and entertainment to people wanting a fun night out. Have a bite to eat in our restaurant; our bar is fully-licensed too.
Omni Technologies (Pty) Ltd was recently announced as a Premier KYOCERA Document Solutions Partner in the Eastern Cape.
In partnership with our sister company, NRG Solutions (Pty) Ltd, we are now the largest supplier of KYOCERA Document Solutions South Africa’s award winning KYOCERA copiers, printers, multi-functional office products and solutions, in the province.
Have you seen our special offers for businesses and accommodation? Click on our Specials button for more information.