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32 Elsenham, Somerset West 7130 South Africa See on map
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well...what can I say...... stunningly most beautiful Gem just 6 km from our home!!! Just came back home agter spending this weekend at this 5 ☆☆☆☆☆ beaut!!! I call it my home-away-from-home. Thank you to all the staff and Terri , the owner, for letting...More

Thank Stay824814
Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Thank you Alida! It’s official SW1 is now your home from home! You have an open invitation to pop on over anytime. The lapa is waiting! You and your husband were wonderful guests, so easy going and appreciative. It was a pleasure to host you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed at this wonderful lodge this past weekend. We were blown away at just how beautiful it was. The staff were amazing, especially John, who seems to always have the biggest smile on his face. The breakfast was beyond delicious. We...More

Thank Fearless824325
Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 5 days ago

Wow! We are bowled over Jared! This is a wonderful compliment and we appreciate it very much. We loved hosting you and your wife and hope you’ll return - we will have Welcome drinks ready. John is a superstar so the special acknowledgement is well...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place, Beautiful people, friendly staff. Thank you so much for your excellent service. We felt at home but with luxury. Will definitely book another stay...and recommend everyone to do the same!

Thank Pioneer822321
Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for such lovely feedback Lucinda. Very happy that you enjoyed your time with us and want to return for more. We will be ready to welcome you. Till then.......

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stumbled upon the Winter Special on Facebook and decided to book 5 rooms for a relaxing weekend with friends as it was my Fiance's birthday. We are from Cape Town and usually do not travel such short distances but when we entered the premises,...More

Thank LaurenA2338
Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 3 weeks ago

This is such a rewarding review to receive Lauren! Makes everything we do worthwhile. We are so glad that your celebratory weekend was so special. Mareaze says you were amazing guests and that she looks forward to welcoming you back. Thank you! Best wishes...... till...More

Reviewed 13 May 2018

‘Best Value, Brilliant service.’ ➕ Excellent ... We arrived @ 10h30am & our room was ready... no hassles about the early check in, they went as far as making us breakfast🤗. The manager & staff took really good care of my wife & I. This...More

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Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 14 May 2018

Thanks so much for this amazing review mshai! We are very happy that you enjoyed your time with us and that Mareaze and her team got you to experience the magic they make. Thanks for the value vote - we agree that is is indeed...More

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Stay in unique luxury in Somerset West. SW1 Lodge offers undiluted Euro-African style and comfort and tasteful opulence combined with old-fashioned hospitality. Enjoy our sumptuous breakfasts; flop into More a deliciously comfortable bed and snuggle under quality linen; enjoy over-sized bathroom decadence; be treated wirh dignified enthusiasm by well trained staff who really enjoy what they do. Somerset West's best kept secret is the place for you - SW1 Lodge - a treasure in the Helderberg. SW1 Lodge offers 6 exquisitely decorated and individualised rooms all en-suite, a magnificent dining area, reading & relaxation nooks, a TV lounge and bar, a swimming pool, BBQ, sauna and an exquisite garden setting. Whether it is business or pleasure, SW1 Lodge & Spa Retreat has no equal in the Helderberg. It is THE place to unwind, take a break, use as a base for longer stays whilst you go out and explore all that our region and Cape Town and its environs has to offer. Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Air Conditioning
Airport Transportation
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Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
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US$85 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Somerset West
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US$85 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Somerset West
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"All the rooms are amazing so you are not spoiled for choice!"
3 weeks ago
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"We looked at all the rooms and you wont be dissappointed with any."
05 Oct 2017
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"For advice on places to visit in the area or transport to and fro, ask Mareaze."
01 Oct 2017
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"All the rooms are beautifully furnished and have private patios/balconies."
27 Sep 2017
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