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Aan de Oever Guesthouse

4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   21 Faure St., Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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Ranked #8 of 34 Swellendam B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We used this accommodation in Swellendam on route to the Overberg region and whale watching. All our guests were quite happy with their rooms. We found the service was excellent and rooms were well equipped with hot drinks etc. The bus and trailer were cleaned the morning we left and the guesthouse manager provided us with up to date information... More 

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aandeoever, Manager at Aan de Oever Guesthouse, responded to this review

Hallo Thank you very much for the positive comment on Aan de Oever. Looking forward to see you next year.. Regards The Aan de Oever team More 

Port Elizabeth, South Africa
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our 2nd stay here. We were not dissapointed. Great room. Only slight criticism is the variety at breakfast. For the price perhaps a wider selection? View is stunning. Staff helpful. Would stay there again

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aandeoever, Manager at Aan de Oever Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you very much for staying at Aan de Oever. Thank you also for the recommendations on the breakfast. Hope to welcome you again at Aan de Oever in the future. The Aan de Oever Team More 

London, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
19 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a gem of a guesthouse. We had an enormous room with a terrace overlooking a pool, pond, manicured gardens and spectacular mountains. All the little touches had been thought of: fresh roses in the room and on breakfast table, rusks for coffee, dressing gowns. The highlight for me was a bath with legs within the room! Our welcome was... More 

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Thank you very much for your positive comment on Aan de Oever. Hope to welcome you again in the near future. Regards The Aan de Oever team More 

Stockholm, Sweden
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice place with lovely staff. We arrived after last checkin time without prior notice just to find the staff was waiting for us with a free upgrade of room. When checking out we received some cakes to go.

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Thank you so much for choosing Aan de Oever for your stay. Thank you also for the positive comment on our place. hope to see you again. Aan de Oever team. More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I thoroughly enjoyed my stay at this beautiful guesthouse. The staff were so helpful and welcoming - the articles left in my room were couriered back to jhb free of charge.Breakfast was delicious and the setting is lovely. Thanks so much for a memorable stay, I hope to be back soon! Christine

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aandeoever, Manager at Aan de Oever Guesthouse, responded to this review

Dear Christine Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay. Hope that we can welcome you back in the near future. All of the best for 2015 Warm Regards Aan de Oever Guesthouse Management and Staff More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went in this guest house because our previous booking has been denied. We understood quickly how lucky we were. The house is well located and very pretty. Moreover, people are really taking care of their guests.

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aandeoever, Manager at Aan de Oever Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for staying at Aan de Oever Guesthouse. We are very happy that you came and that we could accommodate you. Hope that we can welcome you back in the near future. All of the best for 2015 Warm Regards Aan de Oever Management and Staff More 

JeremyS73
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for - sadly - one night only at the end of a road trip through the Eastern and Western Cape. As others have commented, Aan de Oever is in a beautiful location with superb views. The room we had was beautifully finished, spotlessly clean, extremely comfortable with lots of thoughtful little touches throughout. Add in the Cape Dutch character... More 

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aandeoever, Manager at Aan de Oever Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review about your stay with us. We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope that we can welcome you back in the near future and then maybe for more than one night. Have a Happy New Year. Warm Regards Aan de Oever Management and Staff More 

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25 reviews 25 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Aan de oever was where we overnighted for one night before we returned to Cape Town. The bedrooms are very spacious and had comfy beds. They also added an additional bed, which was nice. We woke up at 6:50 am and had breakfast. All in all it was a good stopover before we went back to Cape Town.

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Thank you for making the time to give us a wonderful review. We truly appreciate it. We are happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope that we can welcome you back in the near future! Happy New Year to you. All of the best Warm Regards Aan de Oever Management and Staff More 

Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice quiet property in the lovely setting of Swellendam, walking distance to all restaurants and bars - very friendly staff and lovely breakfast a perfect retreat if you are looking for a calm quiet stay

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Thank you very much for staying at Aan de Oever Guesthouse. It was so nice to have you with us. We are very happy that you enjoyed your stay. Hope that we can welcome you back in the near future. Warm Regards Aan de Oever Management and Staff More 

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

This is honestly a hidden gem. The most gorgeous guest house with sensational views. We felt like we were in paradise. There is so much attention to detail here with beautiful roses on our pillows, bath towels and at our places at breakfast. The service was exceptional and the team so friendly. There were lovely restaurants in walking distance of... More 

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Thank you very much for your wonderful review of Aan de Oever Guesthouse. We are truly happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope that we can welcome you back in the near future. Warm Regards Aan de Oever Management and Staff More 

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Address: 21 Faure St., Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Aan de Oever Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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