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98.0% Based on 129 reviews TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 out of 5

Hotel Description

4-star guestrooms with free WiFi

Swellendam retreat

You'll find Drostdy Museum and Bukkenburg Pottery Studio within a 15-minute walk of this Swellendam B&B. Marloth Nature Reserve and Dutch Reformed Church Swellendam are also within 2 miles (3 km).

Free perks

This bed & breakfast doesn't skimp on freebies - guests receive free buffet breakfast, free WiFi, and free self parking. Business travelers can take advantage of the business center. An outdoor pool and wedding services are also provided.

Free WiFi, flat-screen TVs

In addition to flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, the 12 guestrooms offer free WiFi and minibars. Other amenities include DVD players, room service, and coffee/tea makers.

Luxury Room

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
$94 per night

Family Apartment, 2 Bedrooms

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Luxury Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

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98.0% of guests recommend out of 129 reviews

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Property Features

Public spaces have free WiFi. You'll find a business center on site. Free breakfast is served daily. The business-friendly Gaikou Lodge also features an outdoor pool, coffee/tea in a common area, and room service (during limited hours). Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 4-star Swellendam bed & breakfast.

  • 1 floor
  • 12 guestrooms or units
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Business facilities
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Wedding services available
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • DVD player

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Gaikou Lodge offers 12 air-conditioned accommodations with DVD players and minibars. Flat-screen televisions come with satellite channels. Bathrooms include shower/tub combinations and hair dryers. This Swellendam bed & breakfast provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Additionally, rooms include safes and coffee/tea makers. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily.

  • Minibar
  • In-room dining (limited hours)
  • Flat-screen television
  • Satellite channels
  • DVD player
  • Coffee maker
  • Shower and tub combination
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Nightly turndown service
  • Hair dryer
  • Safe
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite bathroom

Food & Drink

Guests are served free buffet breakfast daily from 8 AM to 9:30 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the bed & breakfast include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Fishing on site
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:30 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 6 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9 AM - 6 PM.
Guests arriving after 6 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation.

Airport shuttle service is offered on request during limited hours. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • No cribs (infant beds) available

Fees

 

  • A city tax will be collected at the property upon arrival. The city tax ranges from JPY 100-200 per person, per night based on the nightly room rate. The tax does not apply to nightly rates under JPY 10,000. For more details, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

We've listed all charges provided to us by the property, but they may vary based on length of stay or the room booked.

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Late check-in fee

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Gaikou Lodge Swellendam
  • Gaikou Swellendam
  • Gaikou

You should know

  • Registered guests are the only ones allowed to be in guestrooms.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.