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4.4 / 5Excellent
27 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

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Highlights

Popular LocationDrostdy Museum4 min walk
Popular LocationDutch Reformed Church Swellendam6 min walk
Popular LocationSwellendam Golf Course20 min walk

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Free cancellation on all rooms

You can change or cancel this stay if plans change. Because flexibility matters.

  • The Queen Elizabeth Suite

    The Queen Elizabeth Suite

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 1 King Bed
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  • The Double Delight Suite

    The Double Delight Suite

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • The Peace Suite

    The Peace Suite

    Room amenities

    • 484 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    • 2 Twin Beds
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  • The Ecstasy Rose Suite

    The Ecstasy Rose Suite

    Room amenities

    • 538 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    • 1 Queen Bed
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  • Room

    Room

    Room amenities

    • 1076 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    • 2 Twin Beds and 1 Queen Bed
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About this area

Swellendam

The Hideaway is located in Swellendam. Bukkenburg Pottery Studio is a local attraction and the area's natural beauty can be seen at Marloth Nature Reserve and Bontebok National Park.

Visit our Swellendam travel guide
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Drostdy Museum - 4 min walk
  • Dutch Reformed Church Swellendam - 6 min walk
  • Swellendam Golf Course - 20 min walk
  • Swellendam Hiking Trail - 7 min drive
  • Bontebok National Park - 34 min drive

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 146 min drive

About this property

The Hideaway

Family-friendly guesthouse with free breakfast and outdoor pool
Along with an outdoor pool, this guesthouse has a bar/lounge and a lazy river. Free full breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include a conference center, a business center, and conference space. All 4 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and iPod docks. Guests can enjoy deep soaking tubs, and other standard amenities include balconies or patios, sitting areas, and flat-screen TVs.
The Hideaway offers 4 accommodations, which are accessible via exterior corridors and feature iPod docking stations and MP3 docking stations. Rooms open to balconies or patios. These individually decorated and furnished accommodations have separate sitting areas. Beds feature Egyptian cotton sheets and premium bedding. Flat-screen televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guests can make use of the in-room coffee/tea makers and minibars. Bathrooms include separate bathtubs and showers with deep soaking bathtubs and rainfall showerheads. Bathrooms are also outfitted with bathrobes, slippers, and complimentary toiletries.
This Swellendam guesthouse provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include desks and safes. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and ceiling fans. Housekeeping is offered daily and hypo-allergenic bedding can be requested.
Recreational amenities at the guesthouse include a lazy river and an outdoor pool.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

Free self parking

Food and drink

Free full breakfast available daily 8:00 AM–10 AM
1 bar
Room service available

Things to do

Outdoor pool

Family friendly

Dry cleaning service
Laundry facilities
Lazy river
Outdoor pool
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Conveniences

No elevators

Guest services

Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry cleaning service
Front desk (limited hours)
Laundry facilities
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English
French

Business services

1 meeting room
Business center
Conference center

Outdoors

Garden
Picnic area
Terrace

Spa

Sauna
Spa open select days

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
Accessible bathroom
Roll-in shower
Wheelchair-accessible parking
Wheelchair-accessible path of travel

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Designated smoking areas
Fireplace in lobby

Room amenities

Bedroom

Air conditioning (climate-controlled)
Blackout drapes/curtains
Ceiling fan
Egyptian cotton sheets
Heating
Hypo-allergenic bedding
Premium bedding
Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)

Bathroom

Bathrobes
Deep soaking bathtub
Free toiletries
Hair dryer
Rainfall showerhead
Separate bathtub and shower

Entertainment

Flat-screen TV
iPod dock
MP3 dock
Premium channels
Satellite channels

Food and drink

Coffee/tea maker
Minibar

Outdoor space

Balcony or patio

More

Access via exterior corridors
Desk
Individually decorated
Individually furnished
Safe
Separate sitting area
Slippers

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 3 PM - 6 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18

Check-out

Check-out before 10 AM

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 6 PM. <br />This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are available for ZAR 430.0 per day.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Property payment types

Mastercard
Visa

Important information

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 430.0 per day

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit 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.

National rating

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

Property is also known as

  • Hideaway B&B Swellendam
  • Hideaway Swellendam
  • Hideaway Guesthouse Swellendam
  • The Hideaway Guesthouse
  • The Hideaway Swellendam
  • The Hideaway Guesthouse Swellendam
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Guest reviews

4.4

Excellent

5 - Excellent
20
4 - Good
3
3 - Okay
1
2 - Mediocre
1
1 - Poor
2
4.8
Cleanliness
4.4
Service and Staff
4.0
Amenities
4.6
Property condition

1/5

  • Liked: Cleanliness, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
  • Disliked: Staff & service

Unfortunate

The owner who was very unpleasant and bossy underneath his politeness created a feeling of discomfort. The breakfast was delicious and grounds beautiful but his attitude unfortunately made us uncomfortable enough to not recommend this place.

Stayed 1 night in Feb 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Hideaway 5 star Oasis

hideaway is an amazing oasis away from home. We had two stays there recently and each one lived up to our expectations. Stephen & Jackie are fantastic hosts and make you feel very welcome. The rooms are five star not to mention the breakfast which is excellent. would highly recommend the Hideaway to anyone visiting the area.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

5 star hideaway

Hideaway is an amazing oasis . This place went beyond our expectations. Congratulations to Stephen & Jackie on their spectacular facility.

Stayed 1 night in Jan 2019

5/5 Excellent

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

A very nice experience. Made to feel very welcome and a 6 star breakfast.

Stayed 2 nights in Nov 2018

4/5 Good

  • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort

Stayed 1 night in Jul 2018