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Worcester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 January 2011

Beautiful guest house. Wonderful rooms, modern, fresh and clean.Stunning decor and very pleasant staff. Lovely pool area and jaquzzi on a viewing deck where you can enjoy a sundowner and watch the Zebra and Springbock graze!!

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Bridlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 January 2011

I have visited South Africa 5 times now and each year visited I have tried to get into this luxury guest house. This was my first visit and with my partner who has never visited South Africa before. We both thought the suite was stunning, a wonderful melange of traditional African décor with a touch of 21st Century technology and...

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Kent
Reviewed 7 January 2011

We stayed for two nights with my parents and sister. This is a beautiful place, the rooms are large and nicely decorated and the beds so comfortable. The grounds are very peaceful with lots of nice touches like the hot tub overlooking the land. The owners are charming and friendly and breakfast under the oak tree is delicious. If you...

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Melbourne
Reviewed 31 October 2010

The Rothman Manor Guesthouse provides such a high standard for quality of rooms and breakfast, appropriate level of hospitality and beautiful garden setting, that other guesthouses should take note - this is the gold standard, the benchmark to which they should aspire. The attention to detail is evident everywhere - the rooms are decorated with a great collection of African...

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London
Reviewed 26 October 2010

Stayed here one night as a stopover on our honeymoon in early October, too bad we didn't stay more! We were upgraded from the double room we were supposed to stay in to the honeymoon suite - it was a beautifully decorated large apartment with so many finishing touches. But the gardens and overall outdoor setting took the cake, you...

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dublin
Reviewed 3 August 2010

We stayed here for two nights. As there was availability, the owner upgraded our room for free. The rooms are top quality - furnishing, size and comfort. If weather permits, breakfast is served in the garden under a large tree. The array of breakfast is great - hot and cold food, all fresh. The eco reserve is a novelty. The...

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chicago
Reviewed 3 July 2010

My wife and I visited S. Africa for the World Cup as well as sight-seeing. Swellendam was our first stop as we began the garden route, and our last stop on our way back to Cape Town. Andreas and his wife were gracious hosts and made sure our every need was taken care of. No details were missed - from...

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Norddeutschland
Reviewed 10 June 2010

We stayed only for one night in this hotel to have a night rest in between Stellenbosch and Knysna and it was perfect for this and we could have stayed longer. On our arrival we were heartily welcomed by the german owner and he showed us around the place. We booked the best room and it turned out to be...

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Redbourn, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 June 2010

The welcome and the attention we received at Rothman Mano was was excellent. Although we only stayed for one night on this occasion we would liked to have stayed for much longer

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Reviewed 2 June 2010

I was in South Africa with my family (husband, brother, mom & dad) in September 2009 and we started in Cape Town before driving the Garden Route (and then on to safari & Victoria Falls). We weren't sure what we would find on our tour down the cape, but our arrival at the Rothman Manor in Swellendam (which was only...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Hot Tub
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  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This trendy five star boutique guest retreat is your destination for accommodation in Swellendam. On the 3,5 ha estate you will find your privacy in hidden places and relax in the park like garden. Luxury and stylish design, with every comfort, decorated with African elements show a perfect match and into a laid back and retreat atmosphere. Rothman Manor offer three thatched houses, on a 3.5 hectares estate, in the famous Cape Dutch architecture going back to 1834. Unwind by the pool, read in the seclusion of your private outdoor space or just watch the onside game from the Jacuzzi and the abundance of bird life around the huge pond littered with lotus flowers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rothman Manor

Address: 286 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range: €103 - €205 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Rothman Manor 5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“make sure you dont have the room facing the road, the others face the garden and pool”
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“Superb location, very modern and superbly run. No complaints whatsoever.”
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