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Elianthe's B & B

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6 bedrooms
6 bathrooms
14 guests
1 night minimum
Private Room
Come and enjoy a peaceful stay at the charming Victorian 180 year old house of Jean Henry Battenberg. If these walls could talk, it will tell you many tales of the late republic Swellendam. One of the very few national monuments which survived the horrific fire of 1865. The house was renovated a few years back, but has kept much of it’s former historic character. With it’s original yellow-wood beams and sash windows with shutters, you will feel very much at home. Elianthe’s is set in the main road close to many restaurants and attractions. There is plenty to do and your hostess will be happy to make recommendations and bookings for you. Feel free to stay a few days to enjoy Swellendam and it’s beautiful surroundings. For the adventurers there is horse rides, river adventures and ...Come and enjoy a peaceful stay at the charming Victorian 180 year old house of Jean Henry Battenberg. If these walls could talk, it will tell you many tales of the late republic Swellendam. One of the very few national monuments which survived the horrific fire of 1865. The house was renovated a few years back, but has kept much of it’s former historic character. With it’s original yellow-wood beams and sash windows with shutters, you will feel very much at home. Elianthe’s is set in the main road close to many restaurants and attractions. There is plenty to do and your hostess will be happy to make recommendations and bookings for you. Feel free to stay a few days to enjoy Swellendam and it’s beautiful surroundings. For the adventurers there is horse rides, river adventures and one can go hiking in the mountains. Nature lovers can go to Bontebok National Park to see some wild animals. The Redberry farm close by also give wine tastings. The shoppers can take a walk through the plenty of little shops in the main road. If you’d like to just relax at the guesthouse, you can read quietly in the serene garden or during cold months, at the fireplace in the lounge area. Take a swim in our sparkling swimming pool or soak some sun. We are also situated close to the new Rain-spa. We guarantee you a pleasant stay which will make you want to come back for more country fun! More
House Rules
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
Bathrooms
6 Full baths
About the Owner
Elize S
Languages spoken:English
Response Time:Within a few hours
Listed Since:April 2013
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

Excellent location on the edge of the town. Very quiet and near restaurants. Very welcoming owner. We had a family room with garden/pool entrance. Nice little patio area. Room was large, well furnished, lots of towels and extremely clean. Garden and pool area were big...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Jenna109
Reviewed 18 January 2017

We decided last minute to arrive in Swellendam at 6pm on a Friday night and searched desperately for a place online. A lot of the places had high prices that didnt match their decor etc. Then we found Elianthes. A heavenly little B&B. The rooms...More

Date of stay: January 2017
Thank iamverity
Reviewed 12 July 2015

WE arrived late and left early on our way to Cape Town. It was the perfect stop over, clean comfortable room, friendly service and excellent breakfast to send us on our way. Management was very helpful and able to acomodate us with our book in...More

Date of stay: July 2015
Thank jorindav
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Lovely friendly owners and Alice was very friendly and helpful. Lovely spacious room overlooking a great garden where we swam in the pool and sunbathed all afternoon after a two hour drive from cape town. Great breakfast an such good value . Had a great...More

Date of stay: February 2015
Thank MikeSmith60
Reviewed 17 January 2014

We took 3 rooms with a group of friends. It is a nice place, with a lovely garden and a small swimming pool. The breakfast was delicious and served personally by the owners. There are few good restaurants in close proximity. We had a little...More

Date of stay: January 2014
Thank Danila O
SarineT_12, VR Owner at Elianthe's B & B, responded to this reviewResponded 13 January 2016

Thank you very much for the review. Elize

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Reviewed 20 November 2016
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Date of stay: October 2016
Reviewed 12 January 2016
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Date of stay: January 2016
Amenities
Pets Allowed: Ask
Smoking Allowed: Ask
Kid Friendly: Yes
DVD Player
Balcony
Books
Ceiling Fans
Central Heating
Suitable For Children Under 5
Fireplace
Freezer
Refrigerator
Hairdryer
Internet Access
Iron
Kettle
Linens Provided
Local Guides/Maps
Microwave
Mountain Views
Paper Towels Provided
Porch
Safe
Cable/satellite TV
Secure Parking
Shared Outdoor Pool (Unheated)
Shared Garden
Soap/Shampoo Provided
Terrace
Towels Provided
TV
Washer
Short Term Rentals (4 Days Or Fewer)
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About the neighbourhood
Elianthe’s is set in the main road close to many restaurants and attractions. There is plenty to do and your hostess will be happy to assist you with making the best choice. Feel free to stay a few days to enjoy Swellendam and it’s beautiful surroundings. If you’d like to just relax at the guesthouse, you can read quietly in the serene garden or during cold months, at the fireplace in the lounge area. Take a swim in sparkling swimming pool or soak some sun. We are also situated close to the new Rain-spa and we can arrange a beauty therapist to come treat you in the comfort of the guesthouse. 5Kms away is the Wineberry farm where you can attend wine tastings and learn more about the berries. 10Kms away is Bontebok National park where you can join in on gamedrives and walkabouts. Thre...
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Frequently Asked Questions about Elianthe's B & B

Elianthe's B & B is able to accommodate up to 14 guests. See all property details.

Elianthe's B & B has 6 bathrooms available. See all property details.

Elianthe's B & B has 6 bedrooms available. See all property details.

Stays at Elianthe's B & B must last at least one night. See all property details.