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Old Thatch Lodge

3-star3 stars
Moolman Street 9SwellendamWestern Cape6740South Africa

3-star guesthouse in Swellendam with outdoor pool, bar/lounge
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
Tasty breakfast
Delicious food
Great amenities
Pool should be renewed
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From 145 reviewsTripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Old Thatch Lodge

from ZAR 384
  • Suite (Nectarine)
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  • Standard Room (Mango)
  • Standard Room (Orange)
  • Standard Room (LEMON )
  • Suite (Plum)

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 5 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-7 AM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM

Required at check in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets stay free (dogs only)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Spa treatment room(s)
  • Playground on site
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Accessible bathroom

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping

What’s around Old Thatch Lodge


  • Dutch Reformed Church Swellendam - 22 min walk
  • Drostdy Museum - 31 min walk
  • Marloth Nature Reserve - 2.8 mi / 4.6 km
  • Bontebok National Park - 5.4 mi / 8.8 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 135 min drive
  • Free self parking

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8.8 From 14 reviews

Old Thatch Lodge
Breakfast amazing.
Andrez, za1 night family trip
Old Thatch Lodge
Very Good8.0
Such a gem
Breakfast was amazing ... Incl a glass of bubbly ... Fruit etc beautifully presented .... Amazing bread and cakes .. Cooked breakfast was offered .
A Traveller, za1 night trip
Old Thatch Lodge
Great value, Amazing Breakfast
My wife and I took a roadtrip to Swellendam from Cape Town. The bed and breakfast was in a nice location with a very relaxing ambience. The breakfast was spectacular. We would stay here again as it was a very good value.
Stacey, za1 night trip
Old Thatch Lodge
Recommended in Swellendam
Lovely stay and the boys enjoyed the rather large Irish wolfhounds (eventually). Breakfast was amazing.
Clive, gb1 night trip
Old Thatch Lodge
Very Good8.0
Road trip
Besides lack of tv everything else was very good
Ian, gb1 night romance trip

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Old Thatch Lodge

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