Rothman Manor

Guest House | Western Cape | South Africa Rothman Manor, located in the quaint town of Swellendam, is a boutique retreat set in beautiful gardens. Swellendam is an ideal halfway stop between Cape Town and the Garden Route.

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The property comprises three thatched houses in the Cape Dutch architectural style built on 3.5 ha. The original building dates back to 1834.

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From: POA

Highlights & What to Expect

  • Exquisite gardens.
  • Luxury accommodation.
  • Bontebok National Park.
  • De Hoop Nature Reserve.
  • Imposing mountain scenery.
  • The southernmost tip of Africa.
  • Hiking and mountain biking.

Location & Setting

Rotman Manor is in the historic Western Cape Town of Swellendam, reputed to be South Africa's third oldest European settlement after Cape Town and Stellenbosch. It is in the beautiful Overberg region with its mountain ranges, rolling wheat fields, and the southernmost coastline in Africa. It is just over two hours and twenty minutes from Cape Town and George on the Garden Route.


This boutique property's three thatched manor houses are home to six suites individually furnished with antiques. Suites have high ceilings and sizable windows, providing breathtaking gardens and mountain views. Each suite has modern conveniences like underfloor heating, air conditioning, and a minibar. Bathrooms have double vanities, walk-in showers, and oversized bathtubs.


Every aspect of Rothman Manor has been carefully considered to create an atmosphere of understated elegance, where guests can expect a sense of sophistication and exceptional service. The property has a jacuzzi, a koi pond in the gardens, a sizable saltwater pool, and excellent restaurants nearby.






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Mountain Biking


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