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Roosje van de Kaap
Ranked #16 of 38 Swellendam B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Stuttgart, Germany
2 reviews
“Perfect”
Reviewed November 19, 2013

We stay their only for one night.
It is a very friendly place an we enjoy it very much.
If we one time visit again Swellendam then we will stay their again.
The breakfest was very good and fine. Thanks

  • Stayed November 2013, traveled as a couple
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Pretoria
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3 reviews
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Reviewed November 7, 2013

Charming hosts and friendly staff. They speak several European languages and communication is not a problem. We had a lovely, fully equipped cottage in the garden overlooking the picturesque Swellendam mountains. Despite the restaurant being closed the day of our stay,the hostess kindly prepared a most delicious dinner specially for us with a lovely wine. Breakfast was sumptuous and equally delicious. The location, being in the museum area of the town, is ideal for visiting the tourist attractions on foot. We shall certainly return.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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Reviewed November 7, 2013

We spent one night at Roosje Van De Kaap Guest House. The staff made us with a cup of tea upon arrival which was welcome. However we found the room very dark with not too many creature comforts. The food in the restaurant was good but service in the evening very slow.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Frankfurt, Germany
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Reviewed November 4, 2013

Very nice cottage; nice owners who was available any time; embellishes a small but clean and treasured furnished room with a good shower and separate toilet; good price effort relation; pleasurable dinner ; ....
Thank you very much. Dankie.
Silke and Dietmar from Germany

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled as a couple
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Wolfenbuettel / Germany
1 review
Reviewed November 4, 2013

As German business traller I have have been second time in Roosje van de Koop.
I enjoyed the stay , the cleanliness, the friendliness of the staff.
Their dinner and wine is also recommendable.

I will visit them again in May next year.




  • Stayed October 2013, traveled on business
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The Hague
1 review
Reviewed November 1, 2013

I had only a quick sleepover on my way to Durban, so a short but fascinating stay and worth coming back for a longer period.

The view on the mountains is very impressive and the room was very good.

So was the service.

  • Stayed October 2013, traveled solo
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Bedford England
1 review
Reviewed October 23, 2013

Our room at Roosje van de Kaap was very quiet with great views of Langeberg.
Our hosts and staff were so welcoming and friendly - nothing too much trouble.
We are sorry it is likely to be our only visit to that part of the world!

  • Stayed September 2013, traveled as a couple
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Additional Information about Roosje van de Kaap

Property: Roosje van de Kaap
Address: 5 Drostdy Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Swimming Pool
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 38 B&Bs / Inns in Swellendam
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Roosje van de Kaap 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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 
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