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Worcester Mews

Easy walking distance from Rhodes and private schools and has everything that you need:

  • Electric fence with controlled access
  • Ample secure parking
  • Swimming pool
  • Laundry facilities (coin operated machines)
  • Gardens are maintained by a team of gardeners
  • Fridge and stove in each apartment
  • Braai facilities

Leases run from 1 December to 30 November each year.

Waiting list now open for the 2018/2019 period: 

  • 3 bed units – R6900
  • 2 bed units - R5870 - R6150
  • 1 bed units - R3950 - R4250
  • Bachelor - R3625

Contact details:

Sharon - 082 8252677 or email  sharon@albanynet.co.za
Tony – 078 1668360

This popular complex is set in park like grounds which encourages plenty of outdoor living within.


Rooms available in 5 Man Digs - Preferably Post-grad or 3rd year students 2020 (7 Henry Street)


Spacious, well-maintained digs, in quiet area.
Within easy walking distance of Rhodes.
Excellent Security
Fridge, stove, washing machine, kitchen basics, Lounge suite, desks, bookcases, etc.
BIC/cupboards in bedrooms.
Jetmaster Fireplace. Braai area.
Rent includes water, Hi–Tech + garden service.
Electricity by prepaid meter
ADSL Available
Uncapped ADSL can be arranged
(at minimal additional charge)

1 Room @ R3050 pm.(taken)
1 Room @ R3150 pm.(taken)
2 Rooms @ R3200 ea. pm. (one already taken)
1 Room with en-suite bathroom @ R3450. pm. (still available)


Contact: Shane Hazell

082 435 0982




Ford Properties 2020 Rentals:

Lovely 4-bedroom student digs available 1st Dec 2019

·       Rent is R3650.00 per room.

·       Spacious bedrooms and two bathrooms.

·       Quiet neighbourhood and secure property with garden beams, electric gate and alarm.

·       Off-street parking available and big garden.


Spacious 6-bedroom house available 1st Dec 2019

·       Rent is R3150.00 per room

·       Has two bathrooms with showers.

·       Walking distance to Spar.

·       Secure property with garden beams, electric gate and alarm.

·       Plenty of off-street parking available.


2-bedroom flat available 1st Dec 2019 at 1 Mather Pike Street

·       Rent is R3400.00 per room

·       Walking distance to campus.

·       Quiet and safe neighbourhood.

Contact us on:


087 550 1423 / 071 241 4115




Large garden cottage available for rent on a quiet cul-de-sac in Hill 60.

One bedroom, separate open-plan lounge and kitchen area, and walk-in closet attached to the bathroom. Secure, private, covered courtyard. Two cats on property. Property shared with owners.

Would suit mature Masters or PhD student, or a working professional.

  • Semi-furnished (fridge, hot-plate, washing machine).
  • Off-street parking for one car.
  • No pets.
  • R4 400 per month (Including water and lights, and


  • 12-month lease from January 2020.

If interested, please WhatsApp Kay on: 071 750 5984 to arrange a viewing.

Sunnyside Flat

A fantastic stand-alone flat consisting of a bedroom and separate kitchen and bathroom is available for 2020.  It is an easy walk to Rhodes.

The bedroom has blinds, a single bed, two wardrobes, desk and chair in it while the kitchen has blinds, built in cupboards, a fridge (not bar), counter top 2 plate stove and oven, microwave, table and chair in it.

There is pre-paid electricity, HiTec, pool and off-street parking.

R3 600  per month.  Twelve month lease from 1 Dec.  David 084 581 6275 davidrossbarker99@gmail.com



Oatlands Flat

A stunning stand-alone flat consisting of a bedroom and separate kitchen and bathroom is available for 2020.  It is an easy walk to Rhodes.

It comes with curtains, bed, wardrobe, desk, chair,  curtains, kitchen table, two kitchen chairs, kitchen cupboards, two plate stove and oven, microwave, bar fridge, cutlery and crockery, pots and pans.    It has a shower in a large bathroom.  Electricity is pay as you go.  There is pre-paid electricity, HiTec, pool but no off-street parking.

R3 800 per month.  Twelve month lease from 1 Dec.  David 084 581 6275 davidrossbarker99@gmail.com


Six, five or four person digs for 2020

An original double storey farmhouse, at 26 Laurence Street Sunnyside, is available to rent from December 2019.


Consisting of:


  • One huge bedroom with a fireplace and two desks, chairs and a wardrobe – could easily sleep two
  • One large bedroom with desk, chair and wardrobe – could easily sleep two
  • One large bedroom with desk, chair and wardrobe
  • Bathroom with shower



  • Large lounge with lazy-boy chair and two couches
  • Huge dining room
  • Huge kitchen with a fridge, four plate stove and kitchen table
  • One bedroom with wardrobe, desk and chair
  • One bedroom with wardrobe, desk and chair
  • Two bathrooms with showers
  • Laundry area with washing machine



  • Easy walking distance to Rhodes
  • Hi Tec
  • Off street secure parking
  • Sparkling pool that is serviced
  • Garden service
  • Pre-paid electricity
  • R12 000 per month


This house is loved and well looked after.  We are looking for a tenant who will cherish and treasure the beauty of the house. 


To view the property please contact David, 084 581 6275 or davidrossbarker99@gmail.com



16 Aquitaine Way, African Street, Grahamstown

 Attractive 2-bedroom flat (one of which is already occupied by a male tenant), including cooker, fridge, washer, tumble dryer etc.; water; self-pay electricity; Hi-Tec security; parking for one car.

 Personal furniture negotiable.

 Rhodes internet.

 One year tenancy available from 1 December 2019.

 Rental: R3200 pp/pm

Contact:  Harry Owen – heo@hotmail.co.uk


9 Beadle Street

The home at 9 Beadle street has 5 bedrooms inside of which 2 are en suite and the remaining 3 bedrooms share 2 bathrooms. The rooms are spacious and each has a built in desk/ study area and built in wardrobes.

There is a furnished lounge and open plan dining room that leads onto an equipped kitchen ( fridge and freezer included). The kitchen has granite tops and an electric hob and oven.

There is a big covered patio with a built in braai.

There is a separate granny flat adjoining the main house and it has its own bathroom and lounge plus open-plan kitchen area.

The property is walled and fenced with remote gate access. Perimeter beams make out part of the security layering.

We are monitored by Hi – Tec and will include monitoring as part of our package to the students.

The gardens are serviced by a local garden service, also included in the rental package.

For the past two years the property has been managed by Harcourts Properties, Grahamstown.

The agent responsible for our portfolio there is, Xenia Botes. She will manage placement, leases, rental collections, inspections, communication etc.

Her contact details are as follows :

mail grahamstownrentals@rentaldotcom.co.za

Work # 046 6222720  cell # 0826906662

We can also be contacted if required at : mail = dalene@pagel.co.za cell # 0836598754 ( Dalene) or Shane at 082 3202791.



 This Flat is ideal for a young couple sharing (R6,000.00) or 2 Friends sharing (R3,000.00 Per Room)

   Spacious Flat - Large Lounge with picture windows over looking Rhodes University - 2 Large bedrooms with BIC/Study, Bathroom with shower & Bath &

  Country -Style Kitchen with Stove & Fridge. Laundry, Pre-Paid Electric Meter + 2 Rain water Tanks, Off Street Parking.  Hi-Tec & Garden Service included in the Rental

 TO VIEW:  CALL:  DI BENYON - CELL:  0795035450


Secure, sunny fully furnished garden flat in quiet neighbourhood to rent from the 1st of April.

The flat comprises a large bedroom, separate kitchen and bathroom. You would only need to bring your own linen, cleaning supplies, crockery and cutlery. Off street parking is available. Only quiet, mature, non-smoking postgraduate students will be considered. This flat will suit a single person and not a couple.

Rental is R3900.00 per month including lights and water. Rain tanks are connected for when there are water outages.

Contact 0845974695 via whatsapp if you would like to view.




For all accommodation available in Grahamstown contact digs connect on the https://www.digsconnect.com/digs/?address=Grahamstown


Oaktree Properties

Helen Mackenzie


Oaktree Properties

Mobile – 083 294 7709

Email – helen@oaktreeproperties.co.za



Claire Probert


083 494 6767



Marleen lisher






Leanne or Doug
+ 27 (0)46 636 2455
www.facebook.com under Homelet Group.

Pam Golding Properties




+27 (0)46 622 2778



Property Shop

+27 (0)46 636 1174


Rolene Kohl
046 622 6061

Jessica Els

RE/MAX Frontier Properties

Cell:        082 467 8873

Fax:          086 582 2914

Email:    jessica.e@remaxfrontier.co.za

Sotheby’s/Lew Geffen

+27 (0)46 636 1388

World of Homes

+27 (0)82 859 2799


Ford Properties


+27(0)71 241 4115



Kim Webber Real Estate

Kim Webber

082 523 8277






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