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Braeside Guest House

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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
Now under new ownership this Beautiful Cape Edwardian house set in a large garden with views over the Langeberg Mountains and the Marloth Nature Reserve was built in 1901, Braeside has a lot of charm and character and is a haven of tranquillity with 5 very nice individually styled...
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13 Van Oudtshoorn Road, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
28 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 13 June 2018

I was running extremely late due to the N2 being closed by protesters. I only arrived at Braeside at 21:30 when I was scheduled to be there at 19:00. I was welcomed by Mariaan who waited up for me and never once made me feel...More

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic one night stay here in the Elizabeth room. The house, its garden and setting are all beautiful. There are lovely terraces to sit on and admire the view and an indoor lounge if it’s too cold outside. Marianna, the owner, even...More

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Response from BraesideGHS, Owner at Braeside Guest HouseResponded 4 June 2018

Dear Shannon and Andrew, Thank you for taking the time to write this very beautiful review.I am so glad that you enjoyed your visit to Braeside.Thank you for noticing the small details and for sharing it this way. Best wishes to you both. Until next...More

Reviewed 22 May 2018

We stayed for just one night, but what a memorable treat it was! The guest house is magnificent in every respect, beautifully restored and tastefully furnished, set in a stunning garden with amazing views of the mountains. A spirit of gereosity pervades the place, thanks...More

Thank Gary_CapeTown
Response from BraesideGHS, Owner at Braeside Guest HouseResponded 23 May 2018

Dear Gary, Thank you from the bottom of my heart for this wonderful review.It means so much to me.It is guests like you that makes everything worthwhile.Thank you for being so appreciative of everything we do and for being so thoughtful. Warmest regards, Marianna

Reviewed 8 May 2018

A lovely place to stay set in a beautiful garden Good size bedrooms with a comfortable bed. Breakfast excellent with home made bread Helpful enthusiastic owner who looks after you Good local restaurants that you can walk toMore

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Response from BraesideGHS, Owner at Braeside Guest HouseResponded 10 May 2018

Dear David, Thank you for writing this review and for your very kind comments.It is so easy to be enthusiastic when I have Guests like you and Sue. Thank you for being so appreciative of every little thing.You will always be welcome here and I...More

Reviewed 26 April 2018

Spent two nights there last week. Our hostess was so delightful and helpful - and our room was absolutely magnificent... The artworks throughout the guest house are breath-taking and you could spend loads of time just admiring all the antiques... We were so happy that...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
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Pool
Bar/Lounge
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US$68 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$68 - US$104 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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"Try and get out room - think it was Room G???? It's got the wow factor!!!"
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"Queen Esther room seems to be the best."
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"All the rooms look great, so stay more than one night!"
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