Aan de Oever Guesthouse, Swellendam, Garden Route

On the banks of the Koornlands river, at the foot of the Langeberg Mountains;in the historical town of Swellendam, nestled between oak trees, Aan de Oever Guesthouse welcomes you.

As the Accommodation Award winner in 2004, we offer exquisite accommodation for you, in 7 elegantly furnished en-suite bedrooms (including our honeymoon suite), each with its own private entrance.

Aan de Oever (Dutch for "next to the river") is a guesthouse in the Cape Dutch style, which finishes off beautifully in this well-known 3rd oldest town in South Africa, named Swellendam. If you want a picture perfect setting for a holiday, a honeymoon, or a base from which to travel, we offer you an unforgettable stay. Enjoy a beautiful view over the river and mountains. We have excellent restaurants within walking distance.

The breathtakingly beautiful town of Swellendam, offers you the tourist, an experience of historical beauty and interesting tell-tales about its origin. Aan de Oever is situated on the "Tourism Mile" of Swellendam and is walking distance from the museums, restaurants and shops. At reception we provide adequate information about all activities in and around Swellendam which you can enjoy. We guarantee you an unforgettable time in our town.

While enjoying warm hospitality at Aan de Oever, you can spend time in our beautiful garden, where more than 70 bird species share it with you. Relax in our swimming pool or enjoy a drink from our honesty bar on the patio.

At Aan de Oever we ensure a luxury stay, great country food and a most relaxing atmosphere with spectacular views. We look forward to welcoming you.

Winter Specials 2014
It is that time of year that we have a lot of business people that are staying with us. We would like to offer you a special package.
  • Stay two nights and the second night are half price
  • Stay three nights and the third night is free. (Pay full price for the first two nights)
It cannot be all work and no play. We would like for all business people to bring their families to Aan de Oever Guesthouse. This package only valid for weekends.
  • 2 persons for 2 nights – second night 50% off
  • Children under 10 years stay free
  • Children 12 years to 17 years R150 - bed and breakfast
(Rates are valid from 01 May 2014 till 31 August 2014)

Email us now: info@aandeoever.com or Call to book: +27 (0) 28 514 1066

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Accommodation at Aan De Oever

At Aan de Oever Guesthouse, our rooms are equipped with all modern amenities. TV with selected channels, DSTV, air conditioning, electric blankets, tea and coffee facilities and an honesty bar, are available in all the rooms to ensure a comfortable and enjoyable stay. Free Wi-fi is available in all rooms.

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Things to do in Swellendam

Activities in and around Swellendam, are plenty, exciting and interesting. In Swellendam, you can enjoy the Drosdy museum complex and many points of historical importance for the origin of this town.The charm of Swellendam will abide with you long after walking the streets.

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Guest Reviews for Aan de Oever

A delightful place to stay on the garden route. The guest house is well situated within a few minutes walk to restaurants, the Drosty museum and the town centre. The rooms were all very clean, beautifully furnished, with excellent beds and bathroom facilities ...

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Aan de Oever
Guest House

Tel: +27 (0) 28 5141066
Mob.: +27 (0)83 281 5755



21 Faure Street


34° 00' 925" S 20º 27' 180" E


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