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“really lovely place - a gem” 5 of 5 stars
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Guesthouse LaRachelle
3.0 of 5 Guest house   |   8 Somerset Street | PO Box 562, Swellendam 6740, South Africa   |  
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Ranked #24 of 34 Swellendam B&B and Inns
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“really lovely place - a gem”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2009

Stopped off in Swellendam to break the drive and what a little gem it is? Very pretty setting and lovely houses and restaurants. La Rachelle was easy to find and very welcoming. Our room was very nice with a lovely bathroom. Very quiet and overlooked the small pool area. Our hosts were very kind and helpful and recommended a lovely restaurant nearby. Lovely relaxing breakfast before we headed off. The town is very sweet and well worth a walk around. Highly recommended and very good value.

  • Stayed November 2008, traveled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 stars Value
    • 5 of 5 stars Location
    • 5 of 5 stars Rooms
    • 5 of 5 stars Cleanliness
    • 5 of 5 stars Service
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Additional Information about Guesthouse LaRachelle

Address: 8 Somerset Street | PO Box 562, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Amenities:
Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #24 of 34 B&Bs / Inns in Swellendam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Guesthouse LaRachelle 3*
Number of rooms: 5
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Intimate, cosy and comfortable, hallmark this family run charming guesthouse in Swellendam. Ideally situated halfway between Cape Town and Outdshoorn and or the well known Garden Route. Your hosts, Marius and Rachelle, will welcome you with warm and good old fashioned country hospitality. LaRachelle offers five smoke free en-suite bedrooms in great comfort with separate entrances opening on to a secure and private enclosure. Relax, after an active day, in the comfort of your bedroom or in the lounge. With most trendy restaurants and places of interest within walking distance, Guesthouse LaRachelle is the perfect choice of accommodation and offers an intimate and relaxed atmosphere. ... more   less 
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