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Buckingham Place Guest House

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An 11 bedroomed guesthouse; 3 self-catering units; 8 en-suite rooms; Original oregan pine building features built in 1908. Steeped in history; From being a farm house with stables to a memorial home for Dr Ray Schauder.
The Schauders were altruistic and Adolf Schauder was the mayor of Port Elizabeth from 1940 to 1945; He was known as the `father of housing’ and played a pivotal role in developing the Schauderville township for the underclass and poor .
Buckingham place diningroom is is the site of a special supreme court hearing held in 1959 for Dr ray Schauder presided by the honourable Justice O`Hagen. This was a pioneering case and the 1st time a legal case was held in a private home. Dr Schauder opened up the rule for doctors to divulge to patients the truth on illnesses, in her case melanoma.
The guesthouse is very well situated to the Grey schools/Mount road police station/NMBay stadium is down the road.

Buckingham guesthouse caters to travellers 24/7 without a fuss and bother.

A borehole has been installed with water harvesting to make sure we never have a water problem.

Buckingham guesthouse is dedicated to addressing environmental issues; we have started an organic vegetable garden/free range hens/preservation of old trees on the property/compost heap and water harvesting.

Solar energy is our next project.

We are also dedicated to helping those in need and are known as an `unofficial’ place for coffee and sandwiches for the poor.

Our rates are very good value for money and negotiable for groups

Rates : from R300 pp sharing;

Contact: 082 801 2442 any time

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Latitude : -33° 57' 26.84" S | Longitude : 25° 35' 41.44" E


Groups Accepted Yes



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