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Eben-Emael, Belgium
Reviewed 14 February 2016

Nice property in the center of town. Nice breakfast and diner restaurant, little pool, nice garden and very quiet. We stayed at the honeymoon suite which did not really feel as a honeymoon suite. But it is a very nice room with a nice bathroom and a private rooftop terrace. Nothing fancy!

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Maidstone, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 February 2016

We were delighted to be allocated the Honeymoon suite with a balcony and lovely view over the hills. A comfortable four poster in a traditional room with an adequate bathroom. Electricity went off but were soon put back. We enjoyed a pleasant evening meal and breakfast served by caring staff and would certainly stay again as just off the Garden...

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Thank Mike W
Muizenberg, South Africa
Reviewed 30 January 2016

One of the most beautiful locations in Swellendam. Classic dutch architecture with modern comforts. Within walking distance of many restaurants. We really enjoyed the swimming pool. Great breakfast. Very kind and helpful staff.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 27 January 2016

We loved the setting and the garden.The rooms had a touch of the old world but not lacking in any of the modern amenities. Our host was friendly and helpful where needed. Breakfast was good and served by friendly and well trained staff who kept a watchful I to make sure that the food containers were always full. It is...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 January 2016

The location and accommodation were excellent. Swellendam has an almost old world atmosphere about it and eating out was excellent. We ate in at the B&B one evening and felt that quite a bit of improvement is required (the ostrich was far too tough). Breakfast was excellent however.

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Port Elizabeth
Reviewed 24 January 2016

Missed the real Cape food that was cooked by the old owners. Would love to see the restaurant back to its former glory. Why change something that works? Breakfast was very basic, although tasty. Lovely owners, very friendly and endearing.

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Snakkerburen
Reviewed 21 January 2016

We had a very nice stay here. The food they serve in the restaurant is delicious! Very pleasant to have a restaurant on site. Friendly staff and close to the city centre. Wifi only works outsite of your room.

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St Helier, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2016

The room was very dark during daylight and in the evening the lighting was terrible. If you wanted to use the kettle or hair dryer then you had to unplug a lamp which made the room even darker. There was no mirror near to the small chest so doing hair, make up etc. was impossible. I admit that I am...

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Thank Anita J
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 January 2016 via mobile

We stopped here en route from Cape Town, to break up the drive along the Garden route. Swellendam seems to exist for this purpose, there were lots of hotels and guest houses and not much else. We enjoyed the pool and the rooms were clean and comfortable. We had a family suite with 2 bedrooms and 2 bathrooms inside one...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 12 January 2016

Top A for hospitality, top A for food (I had the porcini mushroom and steak - again), the best steak in all my journeying here and abroad, while hubbies bobotie was a repeat as well! Love the casual classiness.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
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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: $89 - $120 (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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