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Fethhiye
Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

After sending an email, no reply. On arrival a very unfriendly 'take your car away, can't you see we are building?'. Yes. We did. And after a phone call of the owner 'are you still coming or not?' It was clear. No, we are not spending our om money in a place we once loved so much but under the...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Lovely guest house with great breakfast in the heart of Swellendam. The restaurant her is supposed to be very good but unfortunately was closed the night we were there, so we ate at Field and Fork across the road, and that was excellent.

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Madrid, Spain
Reviewed 16 January 2017

1st of all, Swellendam is beautiful and worth staying > 2 nights (we only stayed 1, unfortunately) The Roosje van de Kaap is very beautiful and cosy hotel made of small cottages. The hotel team is very welcoming and nice. We felt at home right away. (the only problem we had was finding a restaurant to have dinner: this is...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Well located, good service and the setting is lovely. Established garden, nice swimming pool, only 50 meters from the Drosdy museum and walking distance from the best restaurants. The breakfast was really good

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2017

Roosje van de Kaap proved to be the ideal overnight stop over. The owners are caring without being imposing, the rooms are well appointed and the ambiance lends itself to a gracious sense pf relaxation, without being precious. I believe it is good value for money.

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Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We were welcomed by friendly and helpful owners and staff. The accommodation was pleasant and relaxing. The room was spacious and well laid out. The breakfast was great. The surrounds are a peaceful tree lined street near a museum.It was an added bonus that we could enjoy the local trumpet player playing his trumpet on the street corner every day.

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Thank arthurmC3339JI
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 8 January 2017

A perfect place to stay in Swellendam, very clean and decent rooms, historic building, and the new part and pool looks great for our next stay there. Breakfeast was very good and we enjoyed the hospitalitiy and nice garden as well as the quiet setting.

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Gaborone Botswana
Reviewed 7 January 2017

The accommodation & setting is great, staff very pleasant, parking on premises is a problem, I ended up parking my vehicle in the road, management style leave a lot to be desired, when I consulted the Manageress WRT parking & the possibility of changing my daughters room so that she could be opposite us her reply was "if you don't...

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Affing
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Such a cosy, calm and friendly environment! We were greated and helped on the way in! It felt like home, I wished we could have stayed longer! And having dinner there is a must! We were the only ones having dinner that night, and I must say - fabulous - and we felt sorry for everyone else missing out! What...

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Reviewed 23 December 2016 via mobile

As a gay couple to be offered singles beds even when we say we are a couple could be insulting to some. However we kept our beautiful room. I think they gave honeymoon suite by mistake. The whole experience was tainted to hear the owner / manager loosing the plot and shouting and screening at a guest across the lawn....

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
At the top of Swellendam's main road you see the jewel of the towns' legendary buildings: The Drostdy. Behind this historical complex our 13 room guesthouse-restaurant is located. The view of the Langeberg Mountains from our pool and lush garden is breathtaking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Roosje van de Kaap

Address: 5 Drostdy Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range: $93 - $125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Roosje van de Kaap 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“The honeymoon suite offers the most privacy and has the best views of the Langeberg Mountains. But all rooms are excellent!”
 of 5 bubbles PeterG947, 28 Feb 2016 | Read review
“The Honeymoon Cottage is lovely, but there are quite a few steps to reach it.”
  • Honeymoon Cottage - bed
 of 5 bubbles JudgeGeoff, 2 Jun 2015 | Read review
“One of the garden rooms is definitely to be recommended”
 of 5 bubbles 456JuliaP, 3 Jan 2015 | Read review
“The Garden rooms are very special!”
 of 5 bubbles StephanWeyers, 1 Dec 2014 | Read review
“Our room was super and they all appeared to be as delightful”
  • Front of our room
 of 5 bubbles 146Chris2014, 12 Apr 2014 | Read review
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