This modern, elegant and luxurious guest house offers the calm and restful feel of a country retreat with the eclectic chic of a design hotel. There are 7 rooms at this guest house which is managed by the owners. The reception is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The guest house also has a dining room and a lounge.
The hotel is quietly situated on large grounds on the fringe of Swellendam, a pretty little town with lush green streets and historical buildings. Restaurants are within strolling distance, and there are shops, galleries and the Drostdy Museum in the city centre. The hotel is surrounded by 2 nature parks, Bontebok national park and Marloth nature reserve. Cape Town Airport and George Airport are about 200 km away and Port Elizabeth Airport is roughly 500 km away.
The guest house offers bright, spacious garden rooms with doors opening out onto the green gardens. Each room has a private terrace with views over the mountains, gardens and pools. The spacious rooms come with design furniture, a desk, minibar and tea and coffee making facilities. They feature satellite/cable TV with a DVD player, iPod docking station, radio and wireless Internet access. There is also air conditioning and a heater, a safe and percale linen extra length king-size beds. Furthermore, each room has an en suite bathroom with a walk-in shower, double bath, hairdryer, bathrobes and slippers, and 'Rain' luxury bath and body products.
The guest house has a heated saltwater swimming pool with sun loungers, a daybed and hammocks on the sun deck for relaxing. There is an open-air hot tub and a gym available. In-house spa and beauty treatments are offered by an authorised therapist and include massages, pedicures, manicures, facials and more. Recreational options include canoeing, golf and biking. Sun loungers and parasols are also laid out on the beach.
The hotel offers a sumptuous continental breakfast buffet in the main dining room. Small platters and lunches are available on request and are served in the lounge.
The credit cards accepted at this guest house are American Express, MasterCard and VISA.
If guests come from Cape Town N2 they should take the first exit to Swellendam (West), the R60 to Ashton/Robertson. After 1 km they will come to a 4-way-stop, then they should turn right into Voortrekstreet, and the hotel will be the first house on the right-hand side. If guests come from George N2 they should take the third exit Swellendam (West), the R60 to Ashton/Robertson, which is the same exit as described above. From the direction of Robertson guests should take the R60 to Swellendam, then turn left when they enter the village into Voortrekstreet. The hotel will be the first building on the right-hand side.
Hotel is owned managed, reception 24/7.
Satellite cable TV
HiFi stereo system
King size bed