Entrance & Hallway
The entrance and hallway is decorated with antiques and beautiful paintings from South African artists depicting the beautiful Swartberg mountains. If you fancy a walk old walking sticks are available for your use.
The hallway, as is traditional in these old houses, has high ceilings and is very wide. it is decorated with a old tapestry and old piano.
A real gem in Swellendam - and I have stayed in a number of guesthouses. Having the freedom of the main house in the evenings is a huge bonus. Marianna is a lovely host, the food is great and Patrick's craft beer is excellent. Highly recommended.
This is a brilliant guest house and one my wife and I will return to in the future. A wonderful building set in a magnificent garden with Marianna and Patrick as quiet exceptional hosts. Genesis Room is outstanding and Queen Esther good too.
The Braeside Guest House offers wonderful accommodation and exceptional service in a great setting. The rooms are well appointed, clean and very comfortable. It is within easy walking distance of some very good restaurants and the breakfast offered is both comprehensive and delicious. Mariana, the hostess, runs a very slick operation with the assistance of Kate and Kane and guests are really treated to a wonderful experience. We are... Read More
Simpelweg alles was voortreffelijk, de locatie, het ontbijt, de kamer, de inrichting, de badkamer, het bed, de omgeving, de tuin, het zwembad... Helemaal top!!