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Swinford Manor

5 reviews
Self Catering
  • Capacity: 6 people
  • Check-in: 13:00 to 21:00
    Check-out: 10:00
  • Address: Pirates Creek Holiday Resort, Chalet 5 , Wilderness , 6560, Western Cape
  • All ages welcome
  • From R650 per night (for 2 people)


Swinford Manor offers comfortable self-catering accommodation in a delightful double-storey, 3-bedroom chalet in Wilderness. The chalet offers lovely views of the Touw River from both the balcony and the deck.

The tastefully furnished chalet can accommodate up to 8 guests, and comprises 3 bedrooms, 2 situated upstairs and 1 downstairs. The first bedroom contains a queen-size bed (The Aloe Room) and the second bedroom (The Stralitzia Room) contains a double bed. The third bedroom (The Succulent Room) contains 2 single beds. There is also a double bed futon in the lounge if needed. Each bedroom has ample cupboard space. The upstairs bathroom has a bath, a shower, a basin and a toilet, and the downstairs bathroom has a shower, a basin and toilet. Linen and bath towels are provided but, guests are required to bring their own beach towels.

There is a camp cot and baby bedding available as well. There are safety sockets on the plugs when not in use. There are also books to read and board games for rainy days!

The well-fitted kitchen is equipped with a gas stove, fridge, microwave, kettle, toaster, hand blender and cutlery and crockery. Guests are welcome to tea, coffee and sugar. The kitchen, lounge and dining area are open plan, and there is unlimited WiFi available. The TV has Netflix and other apps such as YouTube. If you need DSTV just bring your registration code and you will be able to access it.

There is a large deck on the ground floor of the chalet, with a table and 6 chairs, as well as an umbrella for shade. Outside the chalet there is a private barbecue (braai) for the use of guests, as well as a communal swimming pool and play area for children in the communal area of the resort. The Aloe room has a balcony with a lovely view of the river.

At the river, there is a small slipway, and a canoe available for guests use. There are life jackets for two. There is parking space for a car as you drive up to the house, as well as visitors parking nearby. The chalet is within close proximity to the Wilderness Nature Reserve and scenic Half-collard Kingfisher hiking trail and Brown Hooded Kingfisher trail, and is approximately 5 minutes from the pristine Wilderness beach.

Each Saturday you can visit the outdoor markets at George and Sedgefield to pick up creative clothing and ornaments or delicious home made jams, cheeses and other tasty treats. Wilderness has horse trails available, para-gliding, kite-surfing and canyoning (kloofing).There is an 18 hole golf course in George just 16 kms away.

End your day with a 'sundowner' and 'braai' while relaxing at Swinford Manor, or go for a leisurely early evening canoe ride on the river Touw.


Swimming Pool
Braai Area
Secure Parking
Free Wifi


  • Swimming Pool
  • Braai Area
  • Kitchen Facilities
  • No Smoking Indoors
  • Malaria Free
  • Self Catering
  • Serviced On Demand
  • Free Wifi
  • WiFi

Activities Onsite

  • Swimming

Activities Nearby

  • Horse Riding
  • Fishing
  • Bird Watching
  • Cycling
  • Guided Walk
  • Mountain Biking
  • Swimming

Languages Spoken

  • Afrikaans
  • English

Meal Types Offered

  • Teas

Parking Facilities

  • Secure Parking
  • Behind Remote Gate

Payments Accepted Onsite

  • Electronic Bank Transfer

Review Summary

4.5 out of 5from 5 reviews for Swinford Manor
Value for money


  • Pirates Creek Holiday Resort, Chalet 5 , Wilderness , 6560, Western Cape
  • Guests think Swinford Manor is in an excellent location
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From R650
per night (for 2 people)
From R650
per night (for 2 people)
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  • Capacity: 6 people
  • Check-in: 13:00 to 21:00
    Check-out: 10:00
  • Address: Pirates Creek Holiday Resort, Chalet 5 , Wilderness , 6560, Western Cape
  • All ages welcome
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