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Cypress Cottage

Swellendam Accommodation B&B

Etienne and Vera van Leeuwen

3 Voortrek Street
Swellendam 6740 - South Africa

Tel: +27 (0)28 514 3296
Cell: +27 (0)82 926 7928
Cell: +27 (0)82 655 1334
Fax: +27 (0)86 691 7620

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Charming, historic Swellendam Accommodation


Experience the charm and comfort of Cypress Cottage, one of the oldest homesteads in the historic village of Swellendam. 

This 18th century guesthouse (circa 1796) offers stylish and individually decorated bedrooms, lush gardens with century old Oak trees and wooden sun terrace with sparkling pool. 

Sumptuous breakfasts with hosts Etienne and Vera providing their special brand of hospitality and personal service.

All Rooms


Cypress Cottage Accommodation consists of 6 elegantly furnished en-suite double bedrooms and a family suite. 

These stylish rooms all have colonial charm and themes range from African Safari, Cape Colonial to Victorian splendour. 

The individually styled rooms feature lovely old Victorian and Slay King size beds, Queen, Standard Double as well as twin beds are available.

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Facilities & Services


Cypress Cottage is a family run guesthouse and each member of the staff will go above and beyond their call of duty to ensure the very best for the discerning guest. The following facilities and services are rendered - 

  • full English breakfast 
  • non smoking rooms 
  • 24 hour front desk
  • heating & air conditioning
  • fireplace in the family suite
  • DSTV in guest lounge
  • wooden sun terrace with deck chairs 
  • sparkling pool 
  • BBQ facilities 
  • safe and secluded parking 
  • free WiFi and 
  • credit card facilities

Breakfast included

Things to do nearby


This well established guesthouse gives you easy access to all the activities of the Breede River, Overberg wine estates and the Small Karoo. Apart from the various historic sites in town, enjoy some spectacular whale watching at De Hoop Nature Reserve, river rafting on the Breede River, hiking and horse riding in the Langeberg Mountains (Marloth National Park) and visit the Bontebok National Park to view the graceful Bontebok, Springbok and Zebra.

 So much to do