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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good9%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“cold buffet”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
5 Star Hotel
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All reviewsthula thulacold buffetresidential areawalk in showercape townhot dishesattention to detailbeautiful rooman overnight staythatched roofmade us feel at homefeel very welcomehome from homepool areatwo nightsa wonderful staysouth africa
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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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Thank mshai686125
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

Reviewed 15 April 2018

We had an overnight stay in Somerset West. An overall great experience at SW1. Good value for money. We can highly recommend a stay here and will come back next time we're heading for Cape Town. Thank you.More

Thank Alex2801
Response from Terri C, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for your very kind review and giving us 5 stars Alex 😊 One night is simply too short a time to spend with us and to really get to enjoy Mareaze’s magical hospitality, her home bakes and saucy stories. Please visit us again...More

Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

Delighted to be warmly welcomed back again for our third visit by Mareaze, John and the team. Great relaxation in a top location for Somerset West, Erinvale and Stellenbosch. Loads of Wineries, restaurants, golf courses, nature reserves near by. Mareaze is super efficient and has...More

Thank Finnerzzz
Response from Nosipo, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

3rd visit back is a great endorsement - can’t ask for more! Thank you for acknowledging Mareaze’s special touch. She never fails to go the extra mile. We hope you’ll return for your 4th visit. 😊 Best wishes From all at SW1

Reviewed 5 December 2017

SW1 Lodge was a very good choice. all perfect!! The staff was very friendly and helpful. The location is great in a nice surroundingt. We did not finde anything not being perfect. Value for the price is given.

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Thank 495klausl
Response from Nosipo, Owner at SW1 LodgeResponded 9 January 2018

So glad to hear that we ticked all the boxes Klaus. We hope you left SW1 with very fond memories that will encourage you to return again. Sending best wishes to you

Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

absolutely world class institution. brilliant attention to detail and the best value for money. would recommend to anyone in the world. if there was such a thing as 6 star guest house this would qualify hands down. most comfortable beds and excellent staff. Pool setting...More

Thank braddebb
Response from Nosipo, Manager at SW1 LodgeResponded 6 November 2017

Greetings B & D This review has blown us away! 6 stars! WOW! We are thrilled to bits. It makes everything we do so worthwhile and the generosity of you adding one more star to your assessment has given us that extra zing. The champagne...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Wheelchair Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Minibar
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$64 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (44)
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Family and Play Areas (4)
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"We looked at all the rooms and you wont be dissappointed with any."
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"For advice on places to visit in the area or transport to and fro, ask Mareaze."
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"All the rooms are beautifully furnished and have private patios/balconies."
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"Keep visiting and try all the beautiful rooms. Thats what i will be doing"
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