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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A meal enjoyed on the stoep of the hotel, was very enjoyable. The staff were friendly and well trained. It is clearly a well known restaurant for visitors. We took a walk through the hotel lounge and outside to the swimming pool which was all very clean and well maintained. We did find the rates per night a bit expensive...

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West Sussex, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lovely restaurant in this gorgeous town. It is part of a hotel but you can book the dinner separately if you stay in another guest house. The food is excellent and the staff is kind and helpful. The Victorian dinning room is beautiful. A great place to dine.

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was touring the area by motorcycle and needed an affordable place to stay. The rate was really good and included breakfast. I took a single bed room and did not expect much but was pleasantly surprised by the room, and cleanliness. The breakfast was really good, with good variety and cooked options and I ate dinner at the hotel...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for a lovely meal, I'd suggest you keep looking. By all means the hotel interiors etc is lovely and certainly worth a visit. Hell have a drink even. But I'd skip the food. Grossly underwhelming and definitely not worth it unfortunately.

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Western Cape, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Hi Guys This the second time I have stayed in this hotel. The first time was great. We experience a rather poor attitude from the restaurant staff this time including the manageress. It felt like they were doing us a favour by serving us even though we had booked months ahead of time. The barman however was very accomodating and...

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Thank cris570
Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 9 January 2017

As a stop over on a road trip between Pretoria and Cape Town we decided to stay at the Swartberg Hotel in Prince Albert. I was pleasantly surprised as to how well equipped this hotel is...its a large establishment and has a gorgeous modern swimming pool and well equipped gym at the back, and is larger than it seems. Our...

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Port Elizabeth, South Africa
Reviewed 4 January 2017

The main hotel is an historical building with plentiful character. The rooms are large and the bathrooms are adequate, offering a shower only and no bath. The showers are large though. The beds are comfortable and the rooms are very clean with fresh towels supplied daily. There is a TV in the rooms with limited channels. The rooms are all...

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Thank Bennett B
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

The Swartberg Hotel in Prince Albert offers comfortable rooms decorated with antique furniture. Staff was friendly and helpful. All rooms have air conditioning and en suite bathroom. Hotel have lovely dining room and great deli / restaurant.

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Rustenburg, South Africa
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

We spend the night in the hotel in one of the rooms. Decor beautiful. Aircons, pool and pool towels available. Secured covered parking. Garden cottages looked ideal for families with children. Fully stocked bar. In the hotel itself wooden floors were noisy. Rooms also not soundproof so we could hear the people in the neighbouring rooms talking and moving around....

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East Anglia, UK
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Stopped for lunch in this picturesque old town. Sat on the terrace out front. Delightful architecture, friendly service, tasty food. Large quantities - probably larger than most UK appetites would expect. Recommended

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
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  • Breakfast included
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Swartberg Hotel is a charming three star (TGCSA) Victorian hotel, situated in the heart of our quaint Karoo village, Prince Albert. Established as a hotel in 1864, the Swartberg is now one of 19 national monuments in the village, and is still the only hotel in Prince Albert today. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Swartberg Hotel

Address: 77 Kerk Street, Prince Albert Municipality 6930, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Prince Albert Municipality > Prince Albert
Price Range: €95 - €106 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Swartberg Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Try and get a room overlooking Church Street”
 of 5 bubbles markcU1606FS, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“spend the extra to get a room with a balcony - well worth it!”
  • balcony with a view of the quaint main street in Prince Albert
  • The main street in Prince Albert - quaint, clean and quiet!
  • a great spacious room...super clean and quaint..
 of 5 bubbles garyh51904, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Room Number 4 facing the main road. Lovely patio to join the life in Prince Albert”
 of 5 bubbles casi21, 2 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Rooms to the main road with balcony is great.”
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