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    Braeside Guest House

    13 Van Oudtshoorn Road, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
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    • Excellent74%
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    • Average3%
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    Free Wifi
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    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
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    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    Our stay at the Braeside Guest House was one of the highlights of our holiday. The hospitality and friendliness was impressive and the breakfast was very special. A thoroughly enjoyable part of a great holiday.

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    Reviewed 18 April 2016

    Braeside was wonderful. Delicious breakfasts. Staff exceptionally friendly and helpful. The owner Alain is very dedicated to seeing to the comfort of guests. The Marloth Nature Reserve is 5 minutes away and we enjoyed 2 days of walking. Swellendam is definitely worth more than a...More

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    Thank 335gilliane
    Reviewed 2 April 2016 via mobile

    I can only echo the positive comments made. This is a unique place with exquisite antique furniture and decor. This is an old colonial house with its peticular charm. The mattresses are firm, the rooms are clean and tastefully decorated in style, the bathrooms are...More

    Thank Joerg K
    Reviewed 28 March 2016

    Braeside is a beautiful place, with a lovely garden. very nice interiors, with amazing african masks. Our room was big and the beds sleep well. Alain was a very friendly host. we certainly recommend this place.

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    Thank rogierd569
    Reviewed 28 March 2016

    A wonderful place to stay in Swellendam. Alain was a perfect host and the inn was comfortable and cozy. He provides a marvelous breakfast and recommended the nearby De Vagebond restaurant for dinner, which was excellent. A short stay, but memorable.

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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Pool
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    • US$80 - US$111 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 5
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    • Overberg District >
    • Swellendam
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    "Bedrooms are all small because the house is very old with eclectic mix of antiques"
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