Malherbe Guest House in Montagu

Malherbe Guesthouse

Guest House at 17 Longstreet, Montagu, 6720, Breede River Valley, Western Cape, South Africa. Show on Map

About Malherbe Guesthouse

Owners Joop and Micky warmly welcome guests to their Cape Dutch style guesthouse in Montagu, South Africa. Malherbe Guesthouse is a National Monument and was built in 1859.

The house has been lovingly restored and offers four en-suite rooms, with private entrance and patio. Rooms have air conditioning (cooling and heating), TV with DStv , a bar-fridge, electronic safe, hospitality tray, hairdryer and Free Wi-Fi. The guesthouse also has a spacious guest lounge where you can enjoy a complementary glass of Montagu Muscadel.


Comfort Garden Rooms (x2):
Complete privacy with separate entrance and private patio. Contemporary room decorated with African touches. Spacious bedroom with queen size bed and TV (DStv), bar-fridge and electronic safe Free Wi-Fi . Air conditioning (cooling and heating), electric blanket for the chilly winter nights. Spacious bathroom with hairdryer/shaver point, large walk-in shower.

Deluxe Garden Rooms (x2):
Pamper yourself with privacy and a luxurious room furnished in contemporary African style.
Imagine French doors leading onto a private verandah. Bedroom with extra length twin beds, bar fridge, fireplace, electronic safe, TV (DStv). Walk-in closet/dressing room with ample space for your luggage, Free Wi-Fi. Air conditioning (cooling and heating), electric blanket for the chilly winter nights. Spacious bathroom with hairdryer/shaver point, large walk-in shower, bath, double vanity unit and separate toilet.


The guest lounge overlooks the lovely secluded garden with beautiful views of the Langeberg mountains. Take a refreshing dip in the swimming pool or laze in the shade in a comfortable lounge chair.

Secure off-street parking is available, and restaurants are within easy walking distance.


In the morning a scrumptious breakfast (with homemade bread and fresh orange juice) is served on the terrace under the vines overlooking the garden or indoors.


Malherbe Guesthouse is perfectly located in Montagu, a historical village ideally situated on the legendary Route 62, winding through the Breede River Valley, halfway between Cape Town and Oudtshoorn, and above the Garden Route.

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• Wine tasting
• Tractor ride to the summit of the Langenberg Mountains
• Muskadel Express (Uitvlucht Winery)
• Hot mineral springs
• Montagu Golf
• Museums
• Hiking trails
• Boat trips on the Breede River
• Nature garden

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Find out more about Montagu or view things to do in Breede River Valley. Please let us know how you enjoyed your stay by leaving a review.


In Room / Unit

  • = in all rooms
  • = in some rooms
  • Air-conditioning
  • Area information booklet
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Clock radio
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Desk
  • Fireplace
  • Hairdryer
  • Heater(s)
  • International plug point(s)
  • Internet connection (ADSL)
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Mini- / courtesy bar
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Safe for valuables
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with M-Net)
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Air-conditioning
  • Garden(s)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Smoking: none indoors
  • Swimming pool
  • Wake up calls

Food & Drink

  • Bar (honesty bar)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee


  • Free Wi-Fi


  • Airport transfers
  • Other transfers available

Accreditations (as claimed by Malherbe Guesthouse)

Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA)
Hand Picked by SA-Venues.comRecommended on TripAdvisor

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Quick Facts

GPS location
Latitude: -33.78952777744444
Longitude: 20.11763888822222

Closest airport(s)
Cape Town International - 175km

Children policy
Children 12 years and older are welcome.

Check-in/out times
Check-in from 14h00 to 18h00
Check-out by 10h00

Exceptions to check-in times may be arranged, please inform us of late arrivals.

Listed on
November 2007 - 2 Reviews

Travellers' Reviews

Very nice house and garden. Very warm welcome and perfect breakfast. The road was sometimes a little bit loud during the night, but we definitely enjoyed...

Horst Gnadl, Germany Travellers' Rating


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