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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Very friendly and helpful. Lovely african style room and good breakfast . It was Very difficult getting up the wooden steps with heavy luggage for a one night stop but I think help would have been given if asked. Parking at the rear was good.

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Tauranga, New Zealand
Reviewed 14 January 2017

This is an excellent property in a great location. The room offered an great bed and bathroom. The pool was an added bonus on a hot summer day. The tasty breakfast was served on the verandah with a view of the formal garden. Charming host offered great hospitality - highly recommended.

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Gauteng, South Africa
Reviewed 12 January 2017

Awesome stay great people we really liked the room and atmosphere. Will definitely go there in the future. Rooms are clean and homely. Owners are friendly and very welcoming. Pool was refreshing and clean. All Round great experience.

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Telki, Hungary
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We spent a night at Cypress Cottage. It is a wonderful place with lovely hospitality. Everything was perfect. Our room was very comfortable. The owners (Etienne and Vera) was very friendly and helpful. The breakfast was brilliant. A very nice place overall.

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Nosund
Reviewed 1 January 2017

We liked our room and the pool. The owners are very friendly. We had to make a stop between Knysna and Cape Town, this was in the middle. We really recommend this place, breakfast is really nice. Excellent staff.

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Florianopolis, SC
Reviewed 31 December 2016

The guesthouse is located in a two century house. Ethienne and his family gave us a warm welcome at their guesthouse. Special attention to detail isgiven to breKfast preparation and service. I would definitely recommend it and return.

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Aschheim, Germany
Reviewed 18 December 2016

Etienne is a very caring host, he gave us plenty of useful tips regarding the area. Rooms are nicely decorated (though ours was a little bit dark), everything was absolutely clean, brandnew bathroom in Familyroom. Good B+B-type breakfast, nicely prepared and served at your table. Sometimes it took a little bit long until things arrived at our table. Lovely little...

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Baie-St-Paul, Quebec
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Cypres cottage was a great stop in Swellendam. The city is interesting, good restaurant and the inn is great. Nice old home and the hosts, especially the pool guy, are very nice and informative. They gave us great insights not only around the city but for the planning of the rest of our trip. Great thanks.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed for two nights in the Cypress Cottage. It's a very old house with its charm (and it's downsides being a little dark room). The garden is very nice, pool at the right temperature and good sitting area. Room is large and breakfast very good! The owner is a very nice and helpful man, giving us tips on what...

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Villars-sur-Ollon, Switzerland
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Cypress Cottage is a lovely old building set back from the main road. The host was very helpful and recommended restaurants and a good route for us to take on departure. The room was large and clean, but a little disappointing to not have a shower or a lock on the door. However, the breakfast was lovely and served on...

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Amenities

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Cypress Cottage

Address: 3 Voortrek Street, Swellendam 6740, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Swellendam
Price Range: ₹ 4,357 - ₹ 5,832 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cypress Cottage 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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 of 5 bubbles Paulg1946, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“We booked the cottage although we were just two. It was lovely.”
 of 5 bubbles valuvalu, 7 Feb 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are quiet and comfortable. We had a 2 room family suite.”
 of 5 bubbles rll059, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“The upstairs African and Colonial rooms are very spacious and comfortable. Both rooms offer air-conditioning as well.”
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  • Simple but adequate bathroom
 of 5 bubbles CorTT, 11 Apr 2015 | Read review
“I think they were all great.”
 of 5 bubbles SueB199, 17 Mar 2015 | Read review
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