Exclusive, full-board farm living on the award-winning Mardouw Olive Estate near Swellendam. Five en-suite rooms and shared access to a lounge, verandah, pool and garden make us the perfect destination for groups of friends and family travelling together.
Your suite is one of five suites at the private Mardouw Country House on the 1000ha award-winning Mardouw Olive Estate near Swellendam. The Executive Suite has its own en-suite bathroom and private seating area, and shared access to a lounge, verandah, pool and garden.
The Standard Suite has its own en-suite bathroom and private seating area, and shared access to a lounge, verandah, pool and garden.
The wide open spaces and catering facilities also make Mardouw Country House a perfect venue for celebrations and events of all kinds, including weddings, workshops, meetings and conferences.
Situated in the farmlands between Ashton and Swellendam (view directions, Mardouw Country House and Olive Estate is a great destination to escape to the country, away from the hustle and bustle of your busy life. Spend lazy summer days at the infinity pool, watching magical sunsets. For the more adventurist guest there is a hiking trail just behind the manor house that will take you all the way through the woods into the mountain gorge. Here you will have the opportunity to spot some unique fynbos species and also some indigenous bird life.
Mardouw Country House is located at the private Mardouw Olive Estate, at the foothills of the Langeberg Mountains in the Breede River Valley in the Western Cape of South Africa. It is a perfect stop-over on your journey from Cape Town to the Garden Route: following the national highway N2, Mardouw is 200kms from Cape Town to the west, and 200kms from Mossel Bay to the east. Surrounded by undulating farmlands and mountain views, the farm is home to 50,000 olive trees that produce South Africa’s most awarded extra virgin olive oil. Nearby attractions include South Africa’s fourth oldest town Swellendam, the valley of wine and roses Robertson and beautiful Montague. [View map]