About Swellendam Self Catering Cottages
Enjoy tranquil self catering accommodation in the heart of the historical and picturesque town of Swellendam and be inspired by breathtaking mountain views and scenic splendour.
Self Catering accommodation
Three stylish, yet homely cottages await your arrival. Each cottge is individually and gracefully styled with great attention to detail, elegant furnishings and quality finishes to ensure maximum comfort and luxury during your stay. Upon your arrival, tea, coffee, milk, bottled water, rusks and sherry are provided to replenish and refresh you after your journey and to ease you into your holiday. For your peace of mind, a safe is available in each apartment for safe keeping of valuables.
The spacious open-plan kitchen / lounge / dining area is equipped with all the mod-cons, including DStv, fans and heaters to guarantee convenience and luxury, and there are internet hot spots for those wishing to keep in touch with loved ones while away, or for workaholics! Laundry and cleaning services are also available on request.
Each apartment comfortably sleeps five people and consists of two queen / twin bedrooms and a single bedroom, all boasting quality linens and luxurious décor. The bathroom consists of shower, basin and toilet and fluffy towels are provided for additional convenience. Your furry friends are welcome, but by arrangement only.
Private braai facilities and wood are available for those who wish to prepare and enjoy meals outdoors.
Activities and Attractions
For the more adventurous, we are situated close to horse-riding, mountain hiking and quad-biking trails. For sports enthusiasts, a golf course, fishing on the Breede River and a variety of water sports are available to enjoy.
The Bontebok National Park, an 8000 hectare refuge for the rare Bontebok and Cape Mountain Zebra is situated just outside of town and for nature lovers, scenic walks to majestic waterfalls through an indigenous forest can be enjoyed at the Marloth Nature Reserve.
A visit to Sulina, the Fairie Sanctuary, will delight the kids and berry picking and liqueur tasting make for a fun filled family day!
For great day trips, you can take a drive to the coast to watch Southern Right Whales breaching and splashing just a stone’s throw from shore, or to Cape L’Agulhas, the Southern most tip of Africa. A drive down the famous Karoo Route 62, through Suurbrak and the scenic Tredoux Pass, with its magnificent rock formations is a must for desert lovers and a stop for lunch in Barrydale a treat!
We are situated within walking distance from the town centre. Swellendam has plenty to offer to ensure a varied and fun-filled stay: a wide variety of gift and novelty shops, wonderful restaurants, museums, art galleries and, for visitors with an interest in history, there are plenty of historical sites to visit.