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The Swartberg Hotel is a charming three star (TGCSA) Victorian hotel, situated in the heart of our quaint Karoo village, Prince Albert. Established as a hotel in 1864, the Swartberg is now one of 19 national monuments in the village, and is still the only hotel in Prince Albert today.
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Pool
Free Parking
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Bar/Lounge
Public Wifi
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Wheelchair Access
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Conference Facilities
Outdoor pool
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All reviews lamb shank swartberg pass charming hotel reading room double room historical building the main hotel gin bar old world charm victoria room lovely atmosphere in town sitting area new owners swimming pool pleasant stay the main street
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Reviewed October 25, 2018 via mobile

We were served with the worst attitude from the minute we checked in at reception, we wondered if it was necessary to take our booking if they were so uncomfortable hosting,the worst experience.We felt unwelcome the entire stay.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank sande548
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in suite 14 Shiva is situated in the beautiful garden of the hotel. Spacious comfortable and very tastefully decorated with a slipper bath as a bonus. We enjoyed the luxurious peace and quiet in this authentic Karoo town.

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank judykock
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

After a couple of days in Gamkaskloof the Swartberg hotel was just perfect. Old-world comfort with attention to detail. We asked for a street view room with balcony which was perhaps a bit of a mistake. The view and atmosphere of the garden rooms are...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank JanbarN
Reviewed September 17, 2018

I really like the place. Old world charm in the very hospitable Karroo. Staff were very helpful and friendly. Rooms were well appointed, but some attention to detail is lacking. the handle on the main door to my cottage was loose. Some lights did not...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank LanceB649
Reviewed September 3, 2018

This is the place to retire. What a quaint hotel. Super clean. Even tho we only stopped over for lunch this town made a great impression on us. The service was friendly and the people were very informative about the area. Our lunch was served...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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"Not sure did not sleep over"
530vivienneg
Sep. 3, 2018
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"We had the Bungalow, 2 bedrooms, plenty of room"
royann27
Jul. 11, 2018
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"Very narrow and steep stairs to the upstairs rooms, so if you are unable to walk up steep stairs, make sure..."
MerleF_11
Apr. 28, 2018
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"I had a room on the back of the hotel. There was no special view but it was very quiet"
627EileenS
Mar. 23, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$107 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapePrince Albert MunicipalityPrince Albert
NUMBER OF ROOMS
19
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