Swellendam Backpackers Adventure Lodge

Address: 5 Lichtenstein Street, Swellendam, Western Cape, 6740, South Africa | Hotel
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This hotel is located on 5 Lichtenstein Street, Swellendam.
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    TravelPod Member ReviewsSwellendam Backpackers Adventure Lodge

    Reviewed by bersli

    Schön gelegen in toller Bergkulisse

    Reviewed Oct 21, 2013
    by (8 reviews) Berlin , Germany Flag of Germany

    Vielfältige Unterkunftsmöglichkeiten,mit Liebe zum Detail.

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Swellendam Backpackers Adventure Lodge

    3.00 of 5 stars Good

    Travel Blogs from Swellendam

    We've done them all....The Four Cape's N.W.S.E....

    A travel blog entry by layla72 on Aug 17, 2015

    2 comments, 16 photos

    ... passes to Porterville.
    From there headed towards Worcester in the Ceres Valley. Amazed at how many brand name wine cellars there are in this part of the world.....

    So we did a quick wine tasting at Graham Beck, who is very well done for their bubbly and all round wine's. Very yummy......as usual made a few purchases and then back on the road again. Quite surprising what I can fit into Maureen.


    To Swellendam the long way

    A travel blog entry by katherinecle on May 10, 2015

    6 photos

    It's not a great distance to Swellendam from Hermanus and unlike many other areas in the Western Cape there are a number of road choices. I think that this may be a result of needing paths to link various farming communities which eventually turned into nicely paved roads. We chose to make a rather circuitous route to take in the actual southern most tip of Africa at Cape Agulas where the Atlantic and the ...

    Hot Springs and Route 62

    A travel blog entry by rakeshapeksha on Mar 26, 2015

    9 photos

    ... morning before breakfast, and it took me a few minutes to get into the 40+ degree temperatures. We got chatting to a few of the other bathers and I challenged a kid to jump into the adjacent cold swimming pool which he did… and realised that it was only fair that I did it too. FREEZING!!! Jumping in a cold pool is hard enough as it is. However ...

    Route 62 - Ronnie's Sex Shop

    A travel blog entry by ladyandtramp on Feb 21, 2015

    1 comment, 8 photos

    So funny to see this little white-washed bar in the desert, in the middle of nowhere!

    We read this about the history of the shop.

    "Ronnie painted the name Ronnie's Shop on this cottage next to R62, planning to open a farm stall to sell fresh produce and fruit. His friends played a trick on him by changing the name to Ronnie's SEX Shop. Initially angry about the involuntary name ...

    Glamping, Nat Parks, Dew, Blood & Gooners

    A travel blog entry by rupertcdean on May 22, 2014

    5 photos

    ... lantern, he had walked straight into a tree stump and cut his leg open. The blood was everywhere. “Its because I take aspirin,” he claimed. It did just continue to bleed and bleed a strange sort of cranberry colour. We now had the opportunity to we fully test the first aid kit and when we had finished the ablutions block looked like a scene from ‘Psycho’.

    We carefully returned to the tent avoiding the trees, packed ...