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Cypress Cottage

Traveller (94)
Room & Suite (30)
Pool & Beach (8)
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“old house”(16 reviews)
“the owner”(36 reviews)
“victorian room”(4 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Air Conditioning
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Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$51 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
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Traveller (94)
Room & Suite (30)
Pool & Beach (8)
Dining (7)
Reviews (311)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Cypress cottage was all we could ask for! With a warm welcome on our latish arrival, a perfect restaurant reservation just next door and full attention to our honeymoon celebration we had a delightful night in Swellendam. From a ‘stop on the way’ from garden...More

Thank Talisr
Reviewed 5 days ago

As a business traveller I always need secure off street parking - which is exactly what I got. Clean and comfortable room; and an excellent breakfast and two great and knowledgeable hosts. Can definitely recommend this place to all sorts of travellers.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderfully situated, the breakfast was excellent and generous, friendly staff and the owner Eugene is extremely knowledgeable about the area with very good recommendations on nearby restaurants and places to visit. Thank you ,

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience to stay in a 18th century VOC house. The house is just 5 minutes walk away from the old part of town (Drostby). A very warm welcome by the owner and staff. The owner gave us some great recommendations for the remainder of...More

Thank Joost L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cypress Cottage is an interesting old house and a very nice guest house. Our room and bathroom were spacious and clean. Nice breakfast in lovely dining room. We ate at the restaurant next door to Cypress Cottage and have a very nice meal. The local...More

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"The garden room is lovely with a small private garden."
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"The garden room was peaceful, first floor, truly luxurious bath!"
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"All rooms have loads of charm."
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"I not sure it matters"
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