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Schoone Oordt Country House is a beautifully restored Georgian and Victorian building, five star country house in picturesque Swellendam on the Garden Route.

This double story house is set in lush, abundant gardens, sheltered by aged oak trees with views extending to the magnificent mountains beyond.

The extensive grounds of Schoone Oordt house a total of 10 Rooms – 2 Standard, 6 Luxury, a quaint, private family cottage (children of all ages are welcome) and a romantic and secluded honeymoon hideaway. Each luxurious suite has every modern convenience while restored antiques retain the Victorian feel of a bygone era. The Manor House boasts an exquisite light and airy conservatory, cosy fire-lit bar and lounge, an intimate dining room and a true country kitchen. Breakfasts are a 3-course affair and Eighteen53 plays host to intimate dinners.  There is a relaxing swimming pool area.


2 Standard, 6 Luxury, 1 Family Cottage, 1 Honeymoon Hideaway.
Some features include king size extra length beds, goose down bedding with cotton percale linen, luxurious wool carpets, under-floor heating and heated towel rails in the bathrooms, air-conditioning, fireplace, satellite television, DVD player, minibar, custom made tea and coffee station and private balconies and entrances.



Open Season

Open all year

Safari Experience

The area surrounding Schoone Oordt offers an abundance of activities from hiking, horse-trails, bike rides and watersports to visits to the nearby nature reserves, Robertson Wine Valley, local Drostdy Museum or historical Swellendam sights.

Added Extras

Delicious gourmet breakfast served at guests’ leisure
· Complimentary afternoon tea in summer
· Complimentary welcome drink and small cheese platter on arrival in winter
· Complimentary in-room tea, coffee, homemade biscuits and bottled water
· Complimentary car wash in the morning
· Uncapped wireless internet access over entire property
The grounds hold secure parking
· Fantastic ambience and lovely people…