By the river in Swellendam

At the foot of the emerald Langeberg Mountains and along the gently trickling banks of the Koornlands River, Aan de Oever Guesthouse invites a relaxing and conveniently located stopover for travellers making their way from Cape Town to the Garden Route, and onwards to the Eastern Cape and its Big 5 reserves.

Swellendam is one of the oldest towns in South Africa, and it takes this feat and its ingenuity very seriously, with residents having declared their town a republic in its own right. This intriguing character extends to the various activities on offer, from visits to the Drostdy Museum, a stroll through orchards at Hermitage Youngberry Farm, a round at the local nine-hole golf course or a gentle trot into nature with Two Feathers Horse Trails.

Literally translating to "on the river", the guesthouse accommodates guests in its 13 en-suite bedrooms (including Family Suites). Each room has satellite TV, air-conditioning, electric blankets, tea/coffee-making facilities, an honesty bar, complimentary Wi-Fi, off-street parking, laundry service and swimming pool towels. Aan de Oever is conveniently found within walking distance of the town’s museums, restaurants and shops.

Aan de Oever Guesthouse Highlights

  • Superbly located for travellers travelling between Cape Town and the Garden Route and beyond
  • Within walking distance of the town’s museums, restaurants and shops
  • Several reserves nearby for exploration including De Hoop, Marloth and Bontebok National Park
  • Activities in the surrounding area include berry picking, museum visits and horse riding
  • 13 tastefully furnished rooms including Family Suites

Best Price Guaranteed

Watch this video to find out more about our Price Guarantee
From NaN per person per night
TripAdvisor Traveller Rating
1111 Reviews

Let's plan your trip

Ready to start your journey?

ZA Number: +27 21 469 2600