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    SW1 Lodge

    32 Elsenham, Somerset West 7130, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 8481
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    absolutely world class institution. brilliant attention to detail and the best value for money. would recommend to anyone in the world. if there was such a thing as 6 star guest house this would qualify hands down. most comfortable beds and excellent staff. Pool setting...More

    Thank braddebb
    Response from Nosipo, Manager at SW1 LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Greetings B & D This review has blown us away! 6 stars! WOW! We are thrilled to bits. It makes everything we do so worthwhile and the generosity of you adding one more star to your assessment has given us that extra zing. The champagne...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    we were warm heartedly welcomed by the staff. The room we had was spacious and comfortable, The breakfast was excellent. The manager organised a trip to the wineries , which we enjoyed very much.. The manager even invited us to join her friends. Talking to...More

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    Thank gvlies_444205
    Response from Nosipo, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you gvlies for this warm review. We are glad that, besides your satisfaction with your room and our legendary breakfast, you were able to connect with some SA locals and learn about about the tapestry of people, history and current events that makes up...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    SW1 is a special place in Sommerset West. Managed by Mareaze who knows what hospitality means. With her very friendly and helpfull staff you cannot be in better hands. Beautiful room and an excellent breakfast.

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    Thank rolfv654
    Response from Nosipo, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you for the vote of confidence Rolf. We love to hear from satisfied guests and yours does us proud. We hope you’ll grace us with your company again soon. Sending warmest greeting from all of us at SW1.

    Reviewed 5 October 2017

    What an amazingly beautiful and comfortable lodge, we stayed for two nights and wanted to stay for a week, our host Terri Murdoch Coyle and her wonderful staff treated us like royalty. Maurice who manages SW1 was so warm one forgot about how professional she...More

    Thank Mark L
    Response from Nosipo, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 1 week ago

    Wow Mark, this is a review of note. We are over the moon. It was fabulous having you spend 3 nights with us and for you to be so relaxed and at home with us. Mareaze and her staff have that magic combination of offering...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    SW1 is an extraordinary lodge with exquisite decor, excellent meals and exceptional service. It’s conveniently located an easy drive from Cape Town airport with many of the Cape’s most famous wineries close-by. You know you’re in special hands as soon as you arrive—Mareaze and her...More

    Thank MeSheila
    Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 3 October 2017

    Thank you Sheila for this inspiring review and vote of confidence. We are over the moon! It was wonderful to have you and your traveling companions stay over with us for two nights. We all enjoyed the conversations, humour and camaraderie. We were very sad...More

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    Awards & Recognition
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    • Price range
    • US$92 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Cape Town >
    • Somerset West
    • Also Known As
    • SW1 Lodge Somerset West, South Africa - Cape Town
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    "We looked at all the rooms and you wont be dissappointed with any."
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    "For advice on places to visit in the area or transport to and fro, ask Mareaze."
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    "All the rooms are beautifully furnished and have private patios/balconies."
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    "Keep visiting and try all the beautiful rooms. Thats what i will be doing"
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