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Swellendam Country Lodge

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Stockholm
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We are a swedish couple about 70/75 years and we really enjoyed our stay in Swellendam and this nice guesthouse Beautyful and really funktional rooms and a lovely garden Very good service, they even washed our card! We would like to return!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night here on our way to Cape Town and we loved it. Fantastic host and the breakfast was amazing. The fruit platter was delicious. Will recommend this place to anyone :) Our host Bettie was very welcoming and the room was very comfortable.

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London UK
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Only two nights here, but long enough to appreciate the elegance and comfort of the luxury rooms set in gorgeous tropical gardens. The only place we stayed with a pool bigger then just a plunge - and with a lovely seating area. Heinko and Bettie are really lovely people and their passion for hospitality really shows - the breakfast on...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked at the very last moment and, by our lovely host's admission, we had a very small room which was adequate for one night. What made this place great for us was the exceptional quality of the breakfast. It was outstanding. Everything home made by our hosts. Well done. We were unlucky to have a power failure in the...

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I came here with my son on the way for a fishing trip. Booked without too much thought and it seemed fine on the review section. It is actually much nicer than expected with a lovely garden and great bfast. Room was spotless. Happy to recommend fully and good value

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed at the lodge for two nights during a Lawson's Safari trip to the Western Cape. You never know what to expect when you approach a property for the night, unless it's a chain hotel. This is most certainly not a chain, in fact it looks as though they've just built it. Upon asking its history, we found that...

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Paris, France
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

While returning from Oudtshoorn we stayed two days in Swellendam. We were warmly welcomed and direct support was given for restaurant reservation, the daily program and all necessities we might have. Breakfast was great, lots of fruits and warm breakfast options as well. Location is located on the far side of the Main Street, but restaurant options are close for...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Good location on edge of town. Room was comfortable with everything we needed. Heater in room was switched on prior to our arrival so was very cosy. Breakfast was super and the hosts were very friendly. Theres a convenient restaurant directly across the road too

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Reviewed 2 June 2016

Stayed at this excellent lodge on route to Cape Town. Wonderful warm welcome. Bettie was extremely helpful and went that "extra mile" to ensure I had everything for my stay. The accommodation is outstanding. Beautifully styled and immaculate. Breakfast was delicious. Would love to stay again.

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Reviewed 24 May 2016

Whether you are stopping over between Cape Town and the Garden Route or if you are spending a few days in Swellendam, this lodge is perfect! Big, comfy beds with crisp white linen. Ample storage space for your bags. A little veranda to sit on and a big bathroom with perfect shower. There are toiletries and towels provided. Oh, let...

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Swellendam Country Lodge

Address: 237 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range: $114 - $145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Swellendam Country Lodge 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“The top end rooms are spacious and beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles Hoocha, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Not the small room that we had”
 of 5 bubbles davidrE9658SK, 28 Dec 2016 | Read review
“room a bit cold at night, hopefully has a heater in the winter”
 of 5 bubbles 888karinw, 11 Apr 2016 | Read review
“There are limited rooms so booking is essential. Linger over breakfast and walk through the garden and soak up the ambiance.”
 of 5 bubbles 645garyw, 29 Mar 2016 | Read review
“All rooms equally good”
 of 5 bubbles rosemaryWales, 19 Feb 2016 | Read review
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