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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 11 April 2016

spent 2 nights there. Very clean and comfortable. However the wardrobe is very small to unpack 2 peoples suit cases. It houses a small fridge and on the shelf some red win, candles and a few other things. Breakfast on both days marvelous. They make their own fig jam and preserved figs, really tasty. Close to Marloth nature reserve where...

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Bloemfontein, South Africa
Reviewed 29 March 2016

My daughter and I stumbled upon this lodge totally by accident. What a find! Our stay was superb! Our room was small but VERY well designed and equipped. We arrived late in the evening after a long drive and were greeted at the door by the owner in the middle of a howling wind storm. We had a good dinner...

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Beaconsfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 March 2016

We stayed at this small hotel for one night in early March this year. It was excellent-sat by the pool in the afternoon enjoying the sun and had a comfortable night sleep. Breakfast was delicious thank you very much for your hospitality

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 16 March 2016

The lodge and garden is beautiful. you wake up with the sound of the birds in the fruit trees. The rooms are not overly spacious but works if you only need a place to sleep. It is very peaceful. Bettie is very friendly and welcomed us warmly. Breakfast was a delight. The attention to detail and quick service was amazing....

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Malaga, Spain
Reviewed 11 March 2016

Only stayed one night on our return to Cape Town but wish we had stayed another night. Lovely room, great host (Bettie) beautiful breakfast and beautiful grounds. Lovely pool where you can chill out if you have had a long drive. Two Restaurants, one next door and one across the road. We chose the Italian, which was delightful. Even had...

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 24 February 2016

... will be provided by Bettie, no exemption. I like the contemporary design approach with all those little details, not too much just as one needs it. Breakfast will be a eye opener for those who are 1st timers. Rest assured you want to come back - even when the arrival route is intercontinental. Koornlands as a dining recommendation as...

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Wales
Reviewed 19 February 2016

This is an absolute gem. Betti and Heiko's attention to detail is wonderful. This is our second visit and nothing disappoints. Don't just rush past Swellendam on the N2, take time out to really look at this lovely area. If you want a breakfast to die for, stop here. They even clean your car!!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 15 February 2016

This was our second stay & for those not wanting to travel the full Route in one day is an idea halfway stopl. What it lacks in garden & pool space is more than made up by the quiet but professional manner of the hosts, Bettie & Heiko. Our room was modern in design, clean & well appointed. Breakfasts consists...

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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Very clean small room.nice pool,good breakfast. Betty very accommodating as arrived early,sat by pool very clean. Ate dinner next door at Old Mill excellent steaks and good variety of beers.Rooms do not have air con

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Oegstgeest, The Netherlands
Reviewed 18 January 2016

We stayed here 2 nights. Betty and Heiko gave us a hearty welcome and gave us all the information we needed. The place is very nice, clean and very well maintained. But aircon in the rooms was absent which is a great shortcoming in the hot summer. Breakfast was delicious and was served as a colourfull painting.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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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: $112 - $142 (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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