We enjoyed our night in Swellendam, the manageress couldn't have been more helpful. The rooms were delightful in a rather old fashioned way that is entirely in keeping with the town. I believe the owner was selling so I don't know how it may have changed since.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Set in a restored National Monument, The Coachman is one of Swellendam's oldest buildings dating back to 1752. If you are in search of an alpine idyll for summer and winter which promises you fresh air and breathtaking landscapes, then The Coachman Guest House in Swellendam prides itself on offering you the perfect solution. The South Africa's city of Swellendam has earned its notoriety as a popular traveler’s destination thanks to its breathtaking nature and its incomparable charm, and if you are looking for Swellendam accommodation, you will want to stay at The Coachman Guest House. At the end of the day you can relax and unwind in a restful environment away from the hustle and bustle, yet close enough to explore the city's attractions. The Coachman Guest House treats you to high standards of hospitality throughout, but is also a great base for trips and excursions. Don't hesitate to ask the staff about the exciting destinations which are just a short drive from your door. The two luxury garden suites are in the Cape Dutch vernacular - built to high specification. The each have their own patio, 'Hot Art' fireplace, and off street parking. Both have lovely views of the Langeberg Mountains.Modern comforts, attentive service as well as many facilities including meeting and catering facilities, free Wi-Fi, garden, swimming pool and bar conveniently featured on-site. Your hosts: Lana & Maggie Jordaan ... more less