SW1 Lodge
SW1 Lodge is undiluted African Opulence. You will be immersed by the all-embracing fusion of its d├ęcor style - and this is just the beginning.

Designed to enchant all the senses it is also the quintessential location for functions and events such as small weddings, parties and fashion shoots.

Short term lets are available for weary business travellers who will find an oasis of blissful rest surrounded by nearby golf courses.

Rooted in the abundant countryside of Somerset West, at the centre of the famous Cape Winelands and close to the sandy beaches of False Bay, SW1 Guesthouse is a luxurious and elegant hideaway.

At SW1 we understand that successful meetings and conferences are influenced by their surroundings. With a beautiful view of False Bay, state of the art technology, individualised menu options and personalised service, your conference or meeting will be positively stimulated. A dip in either our heated or regular temp pool is the perfect end to a productive group think tank.

20 min to the airport
10-15 min to beaches
5-10 min to restaurants and coffee shops
5 min to Somerset Mall
30 min to Cape Town, the V&A Waterfront and tourist destinations
45 min to Hermanus, a famous spot for whale watching
30 min to Betty`s Bay, a famous spot for penguin watching
5-10 min to golf courses and a driving range
15 min to the historic town of Stellenbosch
40 min to the Franschhoek valley
Wine estates spread across the entire region
R1200.00 per unit

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  • SW1 Lodge - The Entrance
  • SW1 Lodge - Pool Area
  • SW1 Lodge - Thandi Suite
  • SW1 Lodge - Moya Suite
  • SW1 Lodge - Living Area
  • SW1 Lodge - Great Lapa
  • SW1 Lodge - Outside eating area
  • SW1 Lodge - Lala Panzi
  • SW1 Lodge - Front of House
  • SW1 Lodge - Bar area

Facilities & Services:

  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Laundry Service
  • Ironing Service
  • Special Meals on Request
  • Conference facilities
  • Wedding facilities
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • Jacuzzi
  • Sauna
  • Cots available
  • Library
  • Fax & Photocopy Machine
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa / Zulu
  • Communal Television
  • Swimming Pool
  • Communal Satellite TV
  • DVD and/or VCR


Sw1 Lodge is a luxury paradise in the heart of Somerset West in the Cape Wine-lands. It has no equal in the Helderberg. Operating since 2008 it has a reputation for offering travellers and business guests the very best accommodation, cuisine
and service. Uniquely designed and decorated, SW1 Lodge is a masterpiece of Euro-Africa style and chic. Each room is
individualised and exquisite.Every luxury and comfort has been considered. Set in a verdant garden setting is a swimming Pool and some gym equipment.

SW1 offers:- 5 luxury rooms on a bed and breakfast basis. A light menu is available all day till 4pm and dinner is available on request. A bar is available for guests. Sw1 Lodge has a resident manager who is dedicated to providing service to guests.
Come and experience SW1 Lodge Hospitality at its best "Food for the Soul"

SW1 Lodge Activities:

Sauna, some gym equipment and swimming pool.

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