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Swellendam and its Overberg region has plenty to offer and is an ideal base to explore for a couple of days. Midway between Cape Town & the Garden route, between whales, wines, wild & nature parks.
Wine & Gin Tastings
Your host will inform you about the Route 62 Robertson's wine valley with 48 excellent wine houses - receive your complimentary map - great to explore as a day trip from Swellendam.
An extensive gin bar is open and our staff will mix and advise you about a wide selection of South African gins available from our gin cabinet.
Guests can order award winning wines from our extensive wine list and we gladly inform about our superb locally produced wines
Breakfast and Room service
Breakfast is served from 08:00-10:00 hrs and is a mouthwatering affair, enjoy the aroma of gourmet Nespresso coffee, a medley of South Africa's freshest fruit to kick start your day, order anything you like from freshly baked breads, croissants a variety of local cheeses & meats, eggs styled to your wish and complement with a glass of Cap Classique.
Room service can be arranged for light snack platters, drinks and minibar stock up.
Lunches, Dinners and Tapas
Light lunches, sandwiches, snack platters, design salads with freshly picked organic lettuce & herbs from the estate's own gardens are served, enjoy it on your own suite terrace, at the beautiful pool area overlooking the mountains or in one of the lush fragrant rose gardens.
Restaurant 18 ZeroOne is open daily in season for a la carte dinners. The restaurant opens at 18:30 and bookings and orders needs to be made in advance before 5 pm on the day.
Sans Souci SPA
Our spa treatment room is open daily from 08:00-17:00 hrs .Please book your appointment and select your desired beauty or body treatment from our spa menu.
Full and half day packages. Bridal and couple treatments available
Gardens, Koi Pond and dam
The estate's main courtyards are surrounded by indigenous trees & old oaks over 220 years old, lush gardens and fragrant rose & herb gardens. Wander through tranquil park like landscaped gardens.
Relax and sit around the pond with large koi fish and watch their feeding in the afternoon - a photo moment.
On the estate there is a dam with geese and ducks and a great breeding spot for several bird nests.
Swimming Pool & Relaxation
Unwind & relax in style at the large sparkling 12 meter pool with stunning panoramic views over the majestic Langeberg mountains, read your book on the comfy sunloungers, enjoy a glass of wine & a snack and be inspired.
An exclusive hideaway with unsurpassed luxury. We do organize intimate weddings up to 50 persons on the estate and the entire venue and rooms are to the clients exclusive use.
A professional expert will await you to discuss your wedding enquiry based on your tailor made needs and budget and offer a free quotation.
Lounges and Fireplace
The estate is open for guests throughout the year and the Manor House has several guest lounges where people can sit and relax.
Enjoy pre and after dinner drinks and sit in front of the fireplace in Restaurant 18 ZeroOne on cooler evenings.
Golf & Clinics
Tee off at the picturesque Swellendam golf course - just 2 km away - well maintained, breathtaking mountain views and a challenge for all handicaps.
Swellendam is an ideal base for golfers and has several golf courses in the neighborhood which can be combined with site seeing the area.
We have organized many events in the past such as several local and international car ralley's.
Furthermore we do organize culinary, media and intimate music events and workshops.
The estate can be booked for exclusive use as well for film and photo and advertising shoots, and VIP events.
Tours & Bookings
Our receptionist can book you many tours in and around town such as heritage, walking and museum tours, wine safaris. Visit our local community, township and school and famous pottery. Plan a horse riding trip or river adventure adrenaline course. Even a scenic flight from Swellendam airstrip we can highly recommend ,watch the whales from the air , a true lifetime event !
Wines & Vineyards
Our area boosts over 60 wineries and vineyards -is part of the longest wine-route in the world and wineries are open to the public for tastings and many offer activities. Visit our local Swellendam vineyards, the renowned Route 62 Robertson wine valley which boost over 48 places, or combine a trip to the most southern point of Africa and visit the new Cape Agulhas Southern most wine route. Cross the river at Malgas and visit Sijnn wines - close to sea near Elim and Bredasdorp.