Swellendam, nestling below the majestic Langeberg mountain range, is the historical heart of the Overberg with many fine examples of early Victorian and Cape Dutch architecture.
Asher Riverside Cottages offers the perfect location for a relaxing family farm break-away or holiday. Asher Riverside Cottages have 4 private self-catering cottages beautifully situated amongst the vineyards on the bank of the Breede River over..
Tides offers three self catering cottages and one Boathouse all are right on the banks of the river and have stunning views, verandahs and braai areas. Bedrooms have Queen size beds, 100% cotton linen. Kitchens are fully equipped.
Boesmansdrift, where you can experience your dreams of a country life, and the friendliness of the Bonnievale community! Relax in our fully furnished self-catering farm house, (which sleeps 8), nestled along the Breede River...
Waterkloof Guesthouse, a free range ostrich farm, is situated in the scenic vastness of the Southern Cape, near Swellendam and Heidelberg. A few minutes drive will take you to the holiday town of Witsand with its superb beach and fisherman's paradise
Swellendam is a beautiful little town, nestled at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains on the N2, about 240km from both Cape Town and George. A perfect stopover choice, Swellendam is an outdoor-lover's paradise. The fynbos-covered foothills of the mountains are home to many hiking, horse riding, mountain biking and 4x4 trails and, should one so choose, one can survey the spectacular Swellendam scenery from the comfort of a glider, soaring high above the mountaintops
There is no shortage of water sports in Swellendam as swimming, fishing, canoeing and water skiing are all popular pastimes in the nearby Buffeljachts Dam and Breede River. There are also spectacular sunset cruises offered on the dam.
The nearby Bontebok National Park, dedicated to saving this type of antelope, is a must-see for animal-lovers. In Swellendam itself, the Drostdy Museum Complex, founded in 1747, makes for a fascinating visit. Sulina's Faerie sanctuary, in Butekant Street, is an absolute treat for the whole family as is some of the local fare.