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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Stay in unique luxury in Somerset West. SW1 Lodge offers undiluted Euro-African style and comfort and tasteful opulence combined with old-fashioned hospitality. Enjoy our sumptuous breakfasts; flop into a deliciously comfortable bed and snuggle under quality linen; enjoy over-sized bathroom decadence; be treated wirh dignified enthusiasm by well trained staff who really enjoy what they do. Somerset West's best kept secret is the place for you - SW1 Lodge - a treasure in the Helderberg. SW1 Lodge offers 6 exquisitely decorated and individualised rooms all en-suite, a magnificent dining area, reading & relaxation nooks, a TV lounge and bar, a swimming pool, BBQ, sauna and an exquisite garden setting. Whether it is business or pleasure, SW1 Lodge & Spa Retreat has no equal in the Helderberg. It is THE place to unwind, take a break, use as a base for longer stays whilst you go out and explore all that our region and Cape Town and its environs has to offer.
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Free Parking
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Cape Town Intl Airport15 mi
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We spent 5 nights at this beautiful property. Ed and his team, featuring Mercy and Johnnie, went the extra mile to make our stay special. Their attention to detail is impeccable and their local knowledge ensure they always have a suggestion for restaurant bookings. The...More

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Response from TerriC142, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 2 days ago

This review has blown us away! We are so proud that you consider SW1’s service as 6 stars. Wow! Thank you for the specific points you make. It helps us when details are given on what we do well and where we can improve. Ed...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife and I had a quick getaway for 2 nights for our honeymoon. We were late and yet met in the most friendliest manner by Ed thee Lodge Manager, thereafter welcomed by John, the porter who was so professional, kind and patient as was...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best staff members, treatment is so beautiful and they all show some respect. Rooms are so comfortable especially ours as it was the biggest.ThandiWe really had the good time with you guys at SW 1.Breakfast was supper extra.Keep it like that guys.

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Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks so much for this fabulous review. Wonderful to hear how pleased you were with everything. Hope you’ll be back soon to try out one of our other rooms. Till then, best wishes

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had a wonderful time. The staff members are all amazing, I will definitely visit again. The atmosphere and the cleanliness was great. The only thing I would recommend is ensuring that the telecom in the rooms are working.More

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Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your positive comments and the 5 stars - we appreciate it. Regarding the telecom not working, please could you call us or email us at info@sw1.co.za so that we can get details of what room you were in and what the problem...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Everything and everybody were amazing. Excellent service 24 hours a day. Marvellous breakfast. Lovely rooms and beautiful garden and swimmingpool area. We all miss you, Terrie, Ed, John and Messi and all other personal, thank you for the beautiful time😊

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Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 2 weeks ago

This review has made all of us at SW1 very happy. We are thrilled. Thank you for thinking so highly of us. We look forward to seeing you back with us soon. Warm regards Terri, Ed and the team

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"Just outside Nunya, the room we stayed in, is a fountain, waking up to the sound of the water."
6 days ago
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"All the rooms are amazing so you are not spoiled for choice!"
Sep 26, 2018
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"We looked at all the rooms and you wont be dissappointed with any."
Oct 5, 2017
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"For advice on places to visit in the area or transport to and fro, ask Mareaze."
Oct 1, 2017
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