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
For anyone looking for a for a stopover whist travelling along the Garden Route as we were, or visiting the beautiful countryside around this area, this is a lovely place to stay and full of character, the hosts Desmond and Wilma are also charming, engaging and great hosts.
- Chris & Julie Fry
Lovely welcoming family run B&B in beautiful Swellendam. Excellent stopping off point on the Garden Route. Best breakfast I had in South Africa made by the very friendly host! the bedtime glass of port was delightful.
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.