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Swellendam Country Lodge

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   237 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740 , South Africa
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Ranked #7 of 33 Swellendam B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide, Australia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

After a long drive from Cape Town we found this place. Very accommodating considering we arrived quite late and had not booked. Lovely cottage style rooms in a garden setting. Breakfast was amazing and staff extremely helpful.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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66 reviews 66 reviews
20 hotel reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

Everyone stays here for its location but this hotel has a charm of its own. Faded Empire is the style but worth staying. Really nice staff, so helpful. Nice breakfast. garden rooms don't have aircon which it would need in high summer.

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

My partner and I spent two nights here in March on our way to Cape Town. We loved everything about it. The lovely room, beautiful gardens and wonderful breakfast. It is very close to local restaurants and in a great location to visit De Hoop Nature Reserve which we did. Swellendam is an interesting town in an area of natural... More

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Stockholm, Sweden
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

A very nice place to stay after a long road driving all day. The staff were very friendly and the rooms very clean. They the staff recommended lord of things to do and were very helpful. We booked in quite late and they were very accommodating. We will return on our next visit.

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Urdorf, Switzerland
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203 reviews 203 reviews
39 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

We stayed in at this accommodation for one night last month, with the intention of visiting the Bontebok National Park the day after. We were welcomed very friendly and heartily and we were shown the only room left for the night. The room was very clean and modern, it has a big bathroom and separate shower and bath. We thoroughly... More

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Antwerp, Belgium
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

The queit and comfortable rooms, the beatifull garden and above all the warm welcome by the owners make this place an excellent lodge to stay. The city centre (with the nice open air museum) and good restaurants are nearby. It wa a good experience staying in the Swellendam lodge during our raod trip trough South Africa

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London
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

At western end of the town, so very easy to find from Swellendam West exit from N2. A short drive from the main historic sites in Swellendam, but a couple of good restaurants almost next door. Good well decorated and peaceful rooms and pleasant garden and pool - distant noise when around pool. An excellent breakfast, and having car washed... More

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Zandvoort, The Netherlands
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Despite we only staid for one night we had a great stay. Nice clean rooms and a beautiful garden and pool. The owners are very nice people and serve a great breakfast. A very nice place to stay and one we will go back to!

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Bremen, Germany
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9 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

The Swellendam Country Lodge is a very good, comfortable, beautifull and well maintained Lodge. We found it by chance and we were very surprised that so close to the road such a nice and quiet lodge can be found. Everything is great here but the breakfast is the best! Our Lodge was may be a little small but that was... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014

Our itinerary only allowed us to stay one night. We felt very welcome and much enjoyed our short stay. It would been nice to stay longer as the area has much to offer as we discovered during our visit! Bettie's advice on restaurants and activities was very helpful. And last but not least: breakfast was just great and plentiful!

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Address: 237 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740 , South Africa
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Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Swellendam Country Lodge 4*
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