Skip to main content
Beginning of main content
4.7 out of 5

"The room was spotless with everything we needed. The staff were very friendly, giving us plenty of suggestions for things to do and places to eat. The ... " More

By a verified traveller on Thu 25 Apr 2019

Enter dates to see availability

Select your room to view prices

Standard Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£35* Per night/room 23 May - 24 May

Classic Double Room, Pool Access, Garden View

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Family Room, 1 Bedroom, Terrace, Poolside

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 4 Max

Deluxe Double or Twin Room, Terrace, Garden Area

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the free breakfast at Marula Lodge Guesthouse. During your stay, you'll be within walking distance of Dutch Reformed Church Swellendam. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas, plus an outdoor pool and laundry facilities. This 3-star guesthouse has 7 rooms. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a TV.

  • All rooms offer TVs, electric kettles and free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Free buffet breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Amenities include laundry facilities, multilingual staff and a terrace
  • Guests speak favourably about the location and the breakfast
  • 14 minutes by foot from Dutch Reformed Church Swellendam and a 2-minute drive from Bukkenburg Pottery Studio

Marula Lodge Guesthouse ratings based on 3 Verified Reviews

Review Summary
4.7 out of 5 4.5 out of 5.0
Room cleanliness 4.5 out of 5.0
Service & staff 4.5 out of 5.0
Room comfort 5.0 out of 5.0
Hotel condition 4.5 out of 5.0

Guest reviews for Marula Lodge Guesthouse

Everyone (2) Couples (1)
5 out of 5
The room was spotless with everything we needed. The staff were very friendly, giving us plenty of suggestions for things to do and places to eat. The facilities were great, nice pool and garden with plenty of space to relax.

Posted by on 25 Apr 2019

Was this review helpful to you?
4 out of 5
Wunderschöne Gartenanlage. Grosser Pool. Freundlicher Service.

Posted by on 15 Feb 2020

Was this review helpful to you?
5 out of 5
Marula Lodge wird liebevoll von einem deutschen Ehepaar betrieben. Hier fehlt es an nichts! Absolutes top Preis-Leistungsverhältnis ! Ruhige Lage. Tolles Frühstück. Immer wieder gerne.

Posted by , from Allgäu on 3 Dec 2017

Was this review helpful to you?

Property Features

Free breakfast is served daily. WiFi is free in public spaces. An outdoor pool, a terrace, and tour or ticket assistance are also featured at the business-friendly Marula Lodge Guesthouse. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Swellendam guest house.

  • 7 guestrooms or units
  • 2 buildings
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Poolside lounge chairs
  • Umbrellas for the pool
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Staff members are multilingual
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Outdoor picnic space
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas
  • Microwave in a common area
  • Fridge in a common area

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) (204.1 km / 126.8 mi)

Room Amenities

Marula Lodge Guesthouse offers 7 forms of accommodation with a safe and a hairdryer. This Swellendam guest house provides complimentary wireless Internet access. Bathrooms include a shower and complimentary toiletries. Additionally, rooms include a ceiling fan and blackout curtains. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • Television
  • Electric kettle
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Desk
  • Blackout curtains
  • Heating
  • Ceiling fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Free tea bags/instant coffee
  • Wardrobe or cupboard

Food & Drink

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

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the guest house include an outdoor pool.

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

  • Game viewing nearby
  • Horse riding nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Mountain climbing nearby

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2:00 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 7 PM

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. If you are planning to arrive after 6:30 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving after 6:30 PM must make advance arrangements by contacting the property using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 6 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 6 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • 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 may be 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

This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher

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 may be 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.

This property accepts credit cards. Cash is not accepted. For guests' safety, the property includes a fire extinguisher in all accommodation. This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place. Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F. Personal protective equipment, including masks, will be available to guests. Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser. Contactless checkout is available. Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast. Each guest room is kept vacant for a minimum of 72 hours between bookings. This property affirms that it adheres to the cleaning and disinfection practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global).

  • Staff temperature checks are conducted regularly
  • Temperature checks are available to guests
  • Bed sheets and towels are washed at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F
  • Commonly touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant
  • Property confirms they are implementing guest safety measures
  • Contactless check-out is available
  • Property is cleaned with disinfectant
  • Staff wear personal protective equipment
  • Protective clothing is available for guests
  • Masks are available for guests
  • Debit cards not accepted
  • Property follows sanitisation practices of Safe Travels (WTTC - Global)
  • Guests are provided with free hand sanitiser
  • Staffed front desk
  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • No lifts
  • Property confirms they are implementing enhanced cleaning measures
  • Individually wrapped food options are available
  • Individually wrapped food options are available for breakfast
  • Gap period enforced between guest stays - 72 hours

Hotel Names

  • Marula Lodge Guesthouse Swellendam
  • Marula Guesthouse Swellendam
  • Marula Guesthouse
  • Marula Swellendam
  • Marula Guesthouse Swellendam
  • Marula Lodge Guesthouse Guesthouse
  • Marula Lodge Guesthouse Swellendam
  • Marula Lodge Guesthouse Guesthouse Swellendam

You should know

  • Children 6 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.

National Rating

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

url importing http://www.ebookers.com/Swellendam-Hotels-Marula-Lodge-Guesthouse.h15943855-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
There was an error importing /Swellendam-Hotels-Marula-Lodge-Guesthouse.h15943855-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&, error: javax.servlet.jsp.JspTagException: 301 http://www.ebookers.com/Swellendam-Hotels-Marula-Lodge-Guesthouse.h15943855-p2.Hotel-Reviews?rm1=a2&
*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.