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Get an overview of this hotelSuburban guesthouse with 2 restaurants and free breakfast


Situated in the mountains, this guesthouse is 1.8 mi (2.9 km) from Dutch Reformed Church Swellendam and 2.2 mi (3.6 km) from Drostdy Museum. Marloth Nature Reserve and Bontebok National Park are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Property Features

Along with 2 restaurants, this smoke-free guesthouse has an outdoor pool and a health club. Free buffet breakfast is provided, as well as free WiFi in public areas, free self parking, and a free manager's reception. Other amenities include a bar/lounge, a spa tub, and coffee/tea in a common area.

Room Amenities

All 7 soundproofed rooms provide free WiFi, free wired Internet, and pillowtop beds. Flat-screen TVs with satellite channels and DVD players provide a bit of entertainment, and guests will also appreciate thoughtful touches like espresso makers and bathrobes.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

In addition to an outdoor pool, Bloomestate provides a health club and a spa tub. Dining is available at one of the guesthouse's 2 restaurants. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. A complimentary breakfast and manager's reception are offered (may not be available daily). High-speed wired and wireless Internet access is complimentary.

This 4-star property offers access to a business center and a meeting room. Event facilities measuring 60 square feet (6 square meters) include conference space. This Beaux Arts guesthouse also offers spa services, a library, and a terrace. Onsite self parking is complimentary. The property may provide extended parking privileges to guests after check-out (surcharge).

Bloomestate is a smoke-free property.

  • Total number of rooms - 7 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Conference space 
  • Fireplace in lobby 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Business center 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Concierge services 
  • Health club 
  • One meeting room 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Spa treatment room(s) 
  • Terrace 
  • Conference space size (meters) - 6 
  • Free reception 
  • Year Built 2005 
  • Conference space size (feet) - 60 
  • Free self parking 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Garden 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 4 
  • Spa tub 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Library 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Number of restaurants - 2 
  • Spa services on site 


Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet


Free self parking

Room Amenities

  • DVD player 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Balcony 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Access via exterior corridors 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Microwave (on request) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Designer toiletries 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Bathrobes 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Rainfall showerhead 
  • Slippers 
  • Separate bathtub and shower 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Rollaway/extra beds available 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • HDTV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • iPod docking station 
  • Room service 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Pillowtop mattress 
  • Espresso maker 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary hot/cold buffet breakfast. The guesthouse offers a complimentary manager's reception on select days.

Bloomestate has 2 restaurants serving breakfast only.

Room service is available.

Nearby Things to Do

An outdoor pool and a spa tub are on site. Other recreational amenities include a health club.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Kayaking nearby 
  • Sailing nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 
  • Rafting nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golf lessons available nearby 
  • Playground on site 

Spa Services

  • Hot stone massage 
  • Deep tissue massage 
  • Reflexology 
  • Number of treatment rooms 3 
  • Outdoor treatment areas 
  • Couples treatment rooms 
  • Manicures and pedicures 
  • Massages 
  • Body treatments 
  • Facial treatments 

Hotel Policies


Check-in time ends at 6 PM

Check-in time starts at 3 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18


Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 8 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 8 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 500 per night.


  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

No elevators


Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Rollaway bed fee: ZAR 500 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Bloomestate Luxury Retreat
  • Bloomestate Luxury Retreat House
  • Bloomestate Luxury Retreat House Swellendam
  • Bloomestate Luxury Retreat Swellendam
  • Bloomestate House Swellendam
  • Bloomestate House
  • Bloomestate Swellendam
  • Bloomestate

We should mention

Reservations are required for massage services and spa treatments. Reservations can be made by contacting the guesthouse prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 8 years old and younger are not permitted at this property.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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