De Oude Pastorie Guesthouse in Swellendam is on South Africa's world-famous Garden Route. The Victorian style parsonage which is a National monument built in 1904 and was home to the various ministers serving the old Mission church next door until 1972. Here in Swellendam the majestic Langeberg mountains embrace you while the long lazy summer evenings entertain you with spectacular sunsets and sweet scents from our garden.
Secure parking available on the premises
Award winning 4-star guesthouse
AA quality assured
Come and experience modern luxury in the four Victorian-style rooms situated in the historic manor house. In addition, the Garden Cottage offers three en-suite rooms with garden views - each with a private entrance.
Take a stroll in our lush gardens, look out for the Cape dwarf chameleon and Hoopoe, as well as many other bird species. Observe the Koi fish in the pond at the Garden Cottage, or simply relax at the swimming pool with a classic novel from our library.
Scrumptious breakfasts and warm hospitality with a relaxed and friendly atmosphere will entice you to linger longer. Our personal attention will ensure your stay is a memorable one.
We look forward to welcome you.
Desmond and Wilma van Jaarsveld
From our Guestbook
Perfect place in a suberb accomodation with an excellent and friendly service. Clean room, nice tasteful breakfast served by owners. Feeling at home ... Next time we will certainly stay longer than 1 night .
- Stefan Bauwens
You have made us part of your beautiful family. We want to stay longer. Beautiful house, thank you so much.
- Donna & Brian Malone
This was an amazing find; this lovingly restored old pastor’s house presents huge comfortable rooms with lovely open areas to meet other guests. Our room, with its private balcony is big enough for four king sized beds and to still have an elegant party. The decor has had no expense spared with expertly designed pine tongue and groove paneling and contrasting painted and wallpapered walls, the furnishing is old... Read More
- Liz Clowes
Great rooms,very friendly,great food. Loved the atmosphere and the company of cat and dog! A pity we only stayed a night.