Tides River Lodge is a privately owned Lodge on the banks of the Breede River near Malgas – a scenic two and a half hours drive from Cape Town and half an hour from Swellendam. We are centrally situated for exploring the unique Overberg Region – De Hoop Nature Reserve, Cape Infanta, Witsand (San Sebastian Bay).

A fishermen and birdwatchers haven as well as an ideal base for watersport enthusiasts. We have four beautifully designed thatched units on the waters edge, rolling green lawns down to the river, private jetty and slipway, organic vegetable garden and orchard [...]

Kadie Cottage


Heritage Accommodation

In the heart of Swellendam a beautifully restored complex of Cape Dutch buildings contains luxury, self-catering cottages in a spacious garden with a variety of birds. Close to restaurants, shopping centre, golf course and the Bontebok National Park.

Breakfast basket. German spoken. Affiliated to NMC and SAHRA [...]

Swellengrebel Hotel


Country Commercial Hotel

Luxury-roomed hotel situated in extensive gardens with pool-facing and mountain view rooms. Restaurant, coffee shop, pizzeria and beverage menu available all day. Historic buildings, museum, national park, river canoeing and rafting and scenic drives nearby.

Weekend special: R540 double B&B; 3-night special: R770 double B&B. 1999: Finalists in AA/SAA Accommodation Awards and SAGA Top 10+ Food Awards [...]