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Very welcoming, amazing friendly staff Big and very clean room. Breakfast was excellent. We also had dinner there , which is very recommendable too. Probably one of the best places to stay in Swellendam.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Ideal stop on the Garden Route. An unusual old fashioned hotel and very interesting and pleasant features. Owner and staff were welcoming and attentive. A number of restaurants with good food, but it is advisable to book up.

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Bellville, South Africa
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food was great. The amenities was a bit of a disappointment, they were empty. The hairdryer did not have the appropriate plug, and after asking them to change it they did not, they just changed the one plug to another. Luckily i had my own hairdryer.

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Bremen, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cute room - charming and clean - very good food in the guesthouse restaurant ! It's absoilt worth going , staying and eating in the Companjie Guesthouse in Swellendam ! Perfect for a short break on the Garden Route !! Thanks a lot !

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved everything about DeCompanjie but missed a pool as it was very warm. We had a very warm welcome. Supper was not being served on the day of our visit but Thomas cooked us an amazing breakfast. Excellent service.

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 19 February 2017

The guesthouse is very cozy , very kind landlord and staff. The restaurant is excellent - we had the best dinner and breakfast you can imagine. The chef himself recommended the food and prepared the breakfast for us - wonderfull!

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Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 20 January 2017

We did not expect such Level of Hospitality,Positive Energy, Service and Suites! This place felled with Love and Caring . Every detail is perfect on they place. Very cozy garden, small Restaurant with absolutely delicious food and good collection of wines. Owners and staff giving so much positive energy .Wish to stay longer. Gem of 100 Carate!

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Rooms are from old farm workers accommodation and hotel is decorated with lots of old artifacts. The breakfast and dinner we had were really first class and the rooms airy and clean. The owner and staff were interesting to talk to and some of the best we have experienced on ou trip. The rear garded with its chicken and cats...

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Robertson Wine Valley, South Africa
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Historical building set in the heart of Swellendam. Friendly reception and service, but requires attention to detail. Bedroom lacks airconditioning and the available fan was too noisy to have on whilst trying to sleep. Bathroom is spacious and a mirror over the basin would be very useful. The old doors and windows were difficult to shut.

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 22 December 2016 via mobile

Even though we spend only one night here we really enjoyed it. The rooms are very spacious and stylish. People are very friendly. Also the restaurant needs to be mentioned. Even though the menu isn't huge, the food is tasty and very well made. One of our best stays in South-Africa!

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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated in the picturesque town of Swellendam, a historical building built in 1832 among large oak trees, restored to a luxurious retreat for the sophisticated traveler; a mix of old and new complimenting to the wonderful ambience of this national heritage building. Fine dining in our in-house restaurant ensures a wonderful culinary experience, breakfast and dinner is served; limited room service available to the convenience of our guests. Each double story flatlet(90m2), each with its own private entrance, decorated with its own unique finish; antique doors leading out onto a deck with views of the Marloth Nature Reserve mountains and a staircase entering our landscaped courtyard garden. Satellite TV in every bedroom with en suite bathrooms with windows looking out onto our courtyard garden. The guesthouse is walking distance from the main attractions in town, making it ideal for the exploring traveler wanting to experience fine country living. ... more   less 

Additional Information about De Companjie

Address: 5 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range: $113 - $163 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — De Companjie 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“They are all well appointed and beautifull decorated with french doors leading out to a communal balcony overlooking the inner courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles goodaccomdation, 9 Apr 2016 | Read review
“all are nice”
 of 5 bubbles hughal, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All three rooms are equal and beautiful”
 of 5 bubbles rhmkrete, 11 Jan 2016 | Read review
“It doesn't have many rooms and I think they are all the same”
 of 5 bubbles Braylo, 10 Mar 2015 | Read review
“I think they are all the same. We were on the end and loved the large shower, big bed and deck off the room.”
 of 5 bubbles WhereWildThingsAre, 4 Feb 2015 | Read review
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