Classic Quarters

Cape Dutch style building is the original Slave quarters on the Farm built in 1723.

The beautiful thatch roof encompasses 4-Rooms and two communal lounges, complete with a private courtyard and is situated next to the salt-water pool.

Superior Suites

Is housed above the original wine cellar and features the original meter-thick walls, updated-thatch roof and original doors.

The building has been lovingly restored to its original glory and exudes the magic of yesteryear.

Executive Suite

Is housed above the original wine cellar and features the original meter-thick walls, updated-thatch roof and original doors.

The building has been lovingly restored to its original glory and exudes the magic of yesteryear.

Executive Family Suite

This beautiful house was built in the 1800’s.

Adjacent from the main building, its newly built suites have their own private entrances, top of the line fittings and plush furnishings.

JAN HARMSGAT FARM

Are you travelling through South Africa? Jan Harmsgat Country House is the perfect stop-over on your journey. A 2-hour drive outside of Cape Town on the R60 highway, off the N2, as you head into the Garden Route.

Discover the historic charm of 5-Star Guest accommodation that comprises of 10 exclusive rooms – Double, Twin & Family Rooms plus a romantic honeymoon suite.

With breakfast included and a fine-dining restaurant on-site for dinner, we grow our own produce for the table. Just across the road, explore our 680-hectare working farm with hand-picked cultivars that make our single-block JHG Wines.

Wine tasting & sales available. Don’t forget to book a picnic under the pecan nut trees. Jan Harmsgat is proudly Fair Trade accredited. We look forward to meeting you!

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GUEST REVIEWS

  •   Wonderful & professional hospitality from the word go, really beautiful place especially in winter, beautiful, neat, luxurious and romantic rooms, food (& wine!) was super, we loved all of it, thanks JHG!

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    7/17/2019
  •   What a delightful get-away! If you enjoy being warmly welcomed, friendliness and smiles and just the right amount of attention, you will love staying here! The Manager pays the utmost attention to every detail, with lovely flowers, warmed towels, complimentary mini-bar, delicious coffees/cappuccinos, turn-down surprises,...More

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    7/16/2019
  •   My girlfriend and I spent the weekend here celebrating my birthday. The staff were friendly and attentive. The room was luxurious and everything you would need is provided. The complimentary wine tasting each evening is a big bonus. Dinner at the restaurant is a must...More

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    7/15/2019
  •   Next time you travel between Swellendam and Asthon in the Southern Cape, treat yourself and stay at this place. It is a magic experience. It is a wonderful venue, with super friendly staff, serving great food and wine. Look out for their special offers and...More

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    6/12/2019
  •   It was a short stay but we enjoyed every moment from the time we arrived until checking out.The staff are very friendly, very clean place and a wonderful place in the countryside to unwind and relax. Food was also great.

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    5/05/2019
  •   From the minute we arrived we were made to feel like special guests. Nothing was too much trouble and it was a shame we were only there one night. The accommodation in the extremely well converted barn was very well set out with complimentary fruit...More

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    4/15/2019
  •   Lovely hotel in a lovely spot. A great place to recover from a long haul flight, spacious and interesting rooms, great service, nice small pool and kids loved exploring the grounds and the little play area.

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    4/07/2019
  •   Stopped for 2 nights on our way from Franchoek to Knysna. Friendly and serviceminded staff. Beautiful garden and pool area. Winetasting and tour of the farm interesting. Excellent wines and food - the best beef filet we ever have had. A bit outsider town but...More

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    3/17/2019
  •   A most beautiful, idyllic escape. We feel in love with Swellendam almost instantly, followed very quickly by a similar love for Jan Harmsgat. The staff were incredibly friendly, the dinners were delicious and informative (we loved learning about the wines and the working pomegranate farm),...More

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    3/11/2019
  •   Nestled between Ashton and Swellendam, just off the R60 you will find Jan Harmsgat Country House. It truly offers you a luxurious and relaxing experience. The rooms are all spacious with their own flair and style - ours had a lovely veranda with the pergola...More

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INFORMATION

Jan Harmsgat Country House
R60 District Bonnievale/Drew
P.O Box 161
Swellendam 6740

CONTACT DETAILS

Reservations: +27 87 095 1141
Property Directly: +27 23 616 3311
Fax: +27 86 523 9284
Email: reservations@janharmsgat.com

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