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Elianthe's Guesthouse

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A Victorian Guesthouse situated in the main road of town. Set close to many restaurants and attractions. The closest restaurant is next door! With its heritage characters and spacious garden, our guesthouse has a country feel to it all. With six lovely rooms to choose from and soon a new division will be added. Each room is decorated stylishly with a mix of old and new and a touch of detail everywhere. Bathrooms have been renovated recently. Each room has a fridge, coffee/tea tray, limited DSTV, hair dryer and fans /heaters to fulfill in all your needs. Linen is of high quality White Cotton Percale. Most rooms lead out onto the terrace/patio with seating areas where one can enjoy a read and feel the nature. Guests can lounge around the swimming pool or relax under the trees in any one of the hammocks. We are a family friendly guesthouse and welcome families with young children. We also have 4 new rooms with family suites, perfect for guests with young children.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Swellendam was the first stop of our 8 day tour from Gordon's Bay after having selected the guesthouse through extensive Google research. Our one night stay at Elianthe's was peaceful and excellent with no faults. The beds and showers were excellent and so was the breakfast.The
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Elianthe's Guesthouse was a perfect last stop before going to Cape Town, which lets you experience the feeling of being in this little historical and beautiful town. Staff was very nice and helpful. Rooms were beautiful!
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We normally stop for a rest night once or twice before we reach our destination. So glad we chose Elianthe’s Guesthouse. What a gem. Very clean very friendly and the breakfast was good. We definitely recommend.
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This was a lovely guesthouse with spacious rooms and an excellent breakfast. The staff were friendly and helpful and provided helpful advice about a local restaurant within walking distance of the property.
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Response from ElizeSandsElianthe, Owner at Elianthe's Guesthouse
Responded 8 Dec 2018
Thank you for the good review we appreciate your feedback. Kind regards Elize
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We stayed five nights in Swellendam and Elianthe. Very nice comfortable room and good breakfast was provided. Friendly staff gave us a warm welcome and a good care about about assistance needed. Thanks to Elise and team for the experience!
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Hi there. I hope I answer your questions correctly. The guesthouse are situated close to many restaurants. The closest one is next door and there are few more within 100 metres. Close enough to walk to.
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"Request a room away from road facing - if they have"
"Try the Main House"
"enjoyable stay"
"Verandah - enjoy your glass wine"
"Request a room on the swimming pools side."
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PRICE RANGE
US$53 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeOverberg DistrictSwellendam
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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