We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

De Companjie Guesthouse & Restaurant

Traveller (23)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (6)
Overview
5 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
4 Star accommodation
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (75)
Filter reviews
59 results
Traveller rating
46
9
4
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
46
9
4
0
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews red wine the owner warm welcome south africa cape town bedroom garden supper house farm route
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 59 reviews
Reviewed 20 November 2018

We had heard about a wine bar at De Companjie, so stopped over in Swellendam for the evening en route to Cape Town to try it out. Our room was very quaint, but comfortable, with a large bathroom downstairs. Our supper was excellent, and breakfast...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank 247LiveLife
Response from decompanjieh, Owner at De Companjie Guesthouse & RestaurantResponded 21 November 2018

Thank you for staying with us. We are pleased that you enjoyed Decompanjie! Warmest regards

Reviewed 23 October 2018

De Companjie is situated perfectly in the main street of Swellendam.The room is spacious and very comfortable on two levels with a huge bathroom.The bed is also massive.The room has tremendous character with a real feel of the 1800,s about it.The jewel in the Crown...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank Drusus4545
Response from decompanjieh, Owner at De Companjie Guesthouse & RestaurantResponded 24 October 2018

Thank you for your gracious review. We are thrilled you enjoyed your stay in our special establishment and that the breakfasts were scrumptious too! Warmest regards

Reviewed 2 September 2018

A lovingly restored historic home converted into a very comfortable and personalized bed &breakfast. We arrived at 18h00 on a very cold and wintery evening. We phoned the owner while on route to Cape Town to book and she was most helpful, friendly and efficient....More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank GMM77
Response from decompanjieh, Owner at De Companjie Guesthouse & RestaurantResponded 3 September 2018

Thank you for taking the time in blessing us with this grand review! We look forward welcoming you back. It was a pleasure hosting you. Warmest regards Decompanjie team

Reviewed 10 May 2017

The guest house is delightful and full of character and charm. The staff and owner Jacques were friendly and made us feel so at home. They prepared Vegan meals especially for us. However, we were not completely satisfied that the bathroom and toilet were on...More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Date of stay: May 2017
Thank 595traceyk
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My husband and I spent two nights at De Companjie as part of our honeymoon. We loved everything about this charming spot - thoughtful and friendly owners, fantastic decor, EPIC breakfast, and location close to shops and galleries. We felt so welcome and at home!...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank Inge W
View more reviews
About
Description
Situated in the picturesque town of Swellendam, a historical building built in 1832 among large oak trees, restored to a luxurious retreat for the sophisticated traveler; a mix of old and new More complimenting to the wonderful ambience of this national heritage building. Fine dining in our in-house restaurant ensures a wonderful culinary experience, breakfast and dinner is served; limited room service available to the convenience of our guests. Each double story flatlet (90m2), each with its own private entrance, decorated with its own unique finish; antique doors leading out onto a deck with views of the Marloth Nature Reserve mountains and a staircase entering our landscaped courtyard garden. Satellite TV in every bedroom with en suite bathrooms with windows looking out onto our courtyard garden. The guesthouse is walking distance from the main attractions in town, making it ideal for the exploring traveler wanting to experience fine country living. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Hotel class
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$87 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Hotel class
Number of rooms
3
Price range
US$87 - US$109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Photos
Traveller (23)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (6)
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 4 nearby hotels
Schoone Oordt Country House
1,163 reviews
.22 km away
De Kloof Luxury Estate
296 reviews
.41 km away
Swellendam Backpackers Adventure Lodge
83 reviews
.89 km away
Swellengrebel Hotel
92 reviews
.96 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 42 nearby restaurants
Drostdy Restaurant
378 reviews
.55 km away
Powell House Restaurant
459 reviews
1.31 km away
Koornlands Restaurant
565 reviews
1.54 km away
Field & Fork
626 reviews
.49 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 24 nearby attractions
Drostdy Museum
408 reviews
.52 km away
NG Kerk Swellendam
80 reviews
.54 km away
Swellendam Information Centre
25 reviews
.45 km away
Swellendam Hiking Trail
21 reviews
1.16 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
whispers601
28 November 2018|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from decompanjieh | Property representative |
Dear Shirley and Eloff, we would have loved to have you stay with us but we understand completely!! Our best wishes for you and your family during this festive season. Warmest regards Decompanjie team
0
Votes
Room Tips
"Breakfast a must have even if you are not staying there!"
Drusus4545
23 Oct 2018
Read review
"They are all well appointed and beautifull decorated with french doors leading out to a communal balcony..."
goodaccomdation
9 Apr 2016
Read review
"all are nice"
hughal
31 Jan 2016
Read review
"All three rooms are equal and beautiful"
rhmkrete
11 Jan 2016
Read review
Show More 
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing