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Haarlem, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 October 2016

I must say a Nice and clean room. The Owners are friendly. Also Nice garden with Seats and swimming pool. I loved to stay here for one night. Also Nice to go to the Drosthy museum. Its a Nice museum with several buildings in the city.

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Thank Harm B
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 8 October 2016

I felt welkom when i arrived and the atmosphere was so nice i enjoyed the stay and would recomend it for anyone else and would go there again even the owners made us feel welkom on arrival overall is worth the money staying even just an night over you would stay longer than you planned

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Only spent 1 night at Marula Lodge, but would definitely stay again. The room was clean, comfortable and nicely decorated, breakfast very good, and host Marion gave us a great recommendation for a meal. Shame about the weather when we were there as the garden is beautiful.

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Thank Wendy C
Gonubie, South Africa
Reviewed 24 September 2016

WE absolutely love the Marula Lodge everything about the place was amazing. Rooms, faclities, the PEOPLE and the breakfast was divine. It was like being at home....we loved it. Swellendam was gorgeous. The Elements Restaurant was delicious. Swellendam en Marula Lodge will definitely be op on out ,list for our next holiday. Thank you for everything! The de Reuck's and...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016

We had a lovely one night stay in Swellendam at Marula Lodge. The room was clean and well decorated and the garden was very nice. Marion was a wonderful host and had menus and recommendations for several local restaurant.

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Thank asamp84
Bath, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Stay in room 7, very nice room. The owners were very good and made our stay very comfortable. Breakfast was lovely and recommended a restaurant which we went and tried crocodile and Kudu steak, very nice. Thank you to the owners, we made a mistake on the date but all went smoothly and notified us that it was okay and...

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Thank namiUk
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The family room was very clean! loved the cleanliness! It would be nice to have a caddy in the shower to hold soap, shampoo etc. A shelf in the bathroom will also be nice to put one's toiletries etc as the bathroom is a bit small.

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Thank pierrecM8035BQ
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Less than 40 mins after leaving the B and B we noticed his wedding band was not on his finger. Newly married, we commented on his wedding band at breakfast. He took it off to have a shower, we take total responsibility for not checking he did have it on, but when you pay top money for a B and...

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MARULALODGE, Inhaber at Marula Lodge Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Deirdre We are deeply sorry to hear that your wedding band was found missing, that while on our property. Please be assured that we are ensuing an investigation as to how this could have happened, and have also publicly offered a reward if a wedding band is found in or around our property. Please know that we will be...

Reviewed 26 June 2016

We had a great stay at Marula lodge. We checked in quite late,but we were welcomed warmly by Marion and Fil. The breakfast was great. It is nicely situated in the middle of Swellendam. We enjoyed our stay, and will definitely be back.

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 26 May 2016

Marula Lodge is a perfect place to stay for one or more nights to explore several attractions on Garden Route, it is located in the heart between Cape Town and George/Knysna and from here you can visit many more attractions. The lodge is located in the center of Swellendam and you can easily reach all important places in town within...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Marula Lodge is a modern-African styled Guesthouse with a friendly atmosphere, situated in the picturesque town of Swellendam.The Guesthouse is within walking distance of various fine restaurants offering a wide variety of cuisine. Amenities and a variety of shops are also within walking distance.We offer comfortable accommodation, a sparkling salt water pool with stunning mountain views and serve a sumptuous breakfast on the garden terrace.All our in African style decorated en-suite double rooms, have tiled or wooden floors. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Marula Lodge Guesthouse

Address: 111 Voortrek Street | 111 Voortrek Road, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range: $69 - $90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Marula Lodge Guesthouse 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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“The major rooms' sleeping-rooms are towards "Main"Road but the trafic is rar in the nights.”
 of 5 bubbles SteveHamburg, 26 May 2016 | Read review
“Spend the little bit extra and book the family suite. We did for just the two of us and the extra space was very nice.”
 of 5 bubbles Spud577, 12 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Our room overlooked the pool under a huge tree.”
 of 5 bubbles BouMulPE, 15 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Nice guesthouse to relax.”
 of 5 bubbles chrfritz, 13 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Room 7 is farthest away so doesn't get antony walking past the window.”
 of 5 bubbles Johnsterbob, 7 Apr 2015 | Read review
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