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Inn Jan Harmsgat Country House - Plettenberg Bay

5 star Inn Plettenberg Bay

R60 Between Ashton & Swellendam District Bonnievale/Drew - Plettenberg Bay

Price starting from $ 161.12

Free breakfast is just one of the great things you'll find at Jan Harmsgat Country House, a formidable choice for guests looking for luxury Swellendam guesthouses.

This 5-star Swellendam guesthouse offers gift shops/newsstands. If you want low-key dining options, you will be pleased to find a picnic area and 24-hour room service. Be sure to leave some room for your swimsuit as this guesthouse features an outdoor pool, a nice way to unwind. Staff are available to provide tour/ticket assistance.

Free Wi-Fi is provided so you can check your in-box whenever you like. The reception is open during limited hours and you will also find a safe at the reception for your valuables. Other amenities include a garden and laundry facilities.

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Guest Rating 8.0 Very Good
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Breakfast at Inn Jan Harmsgat Country House

A free English breakfast is available between 8:30 AM and 10:00 AM.

Inn Facilities at Jan Harmsgat

  • Dogs allowed
  • Laundry room
  • Room service - 24 hour
  • Gift shop
  • Garden
  • Pets accepted
  • Internet/Email services
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • City tour
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Baby sitter
  • Free parking

Know before you go

  • This property allows pets in specific rooms only. Guests can request one of these rooms by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.

Check-in: after 2:00 PM.

Check-out: before 11:00 AM.

Please contact the property ahead of time if you are planning to arrive after 6 PM.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

National rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa’s official quality assurance organization.

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Room Details

Book your luxury accommodation at Jan Harmsgat Country House, offering 10 guest rooms with climate control. Business travelers will have access to free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as safes and phones during their Swellendam visit.

A good night's sleep in supportive pillowtop mattresses with premium bedding will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their holiday or business trip. Partially open bathrooms are outfitted with rainfall showerheads and hair dryers. Minibars and coffee/tea makers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Additional comforts include air conditioning.

Irons/ironing boards can be provided on request.

Accommodation Services

  • Telephone
  • Air conditioning
  • Mini bar
  • Coffee and tea maker
  • Ironing facilities on request
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • Wireless Internet access

How to reach Jan Harmsgat Country House Inn

By car
Driving up the Garden Route from Cape Town, continue for approximately 180 kilometres, past CALEDON and through the town of Riviersonderend. After Riviersonderend, continue for about 20 kilometres on the N2 until the town of STORMSVLEI. Turn LEFT onto the R317 (sign posted Stormsvlei / Bonnievale). Set the trip counter to zero at this point and at 16 kilometers turn RIGHT (sign posted Gelukshoop Pad / Drew). At 30 kilometers, turn LEFT (sign posted Drew / Swellendam) and cross the low level bridge over the Breede River. Continue straight until you reach a T-junction (36.5 kilometers, sign posted R60 Ashton / Swellendam). Turn LEFT onto the R60 to ASHTON. At 3.8 kilometers turn RIGHT into our farm gate - sign posted Jan Harmsgat Country House.

Distances from Inn Jan Harmsgat

Montagu Museum - 19.6 km / 12.2 mi
Marloth Nature Reserve - 20.5 km / 12.8 mi
Dutch Reformed Church Swellendam - 22.7 km / 14.1 mi
Drostdy Museum - 23.3 km / 14.5 mi
Bontebok National Park - 27.9 km / 17.3 mi
Graham Beck Winery - 41.7 km / 25.9 mi
Boosmansbos Wilderness Area - 68.7 km / 42.7 mi
Roman Beach - 79.2 km / 49.2 mi
Grootbos Nature Reserve - 99.4 km / 61.8 mi
Hermanus Beach - 99.9 km / 62.1 mi
Cape Agulhas - 100.1 km / 62.2 mi
Whalehaven Winery - 106.8 km / 66.3 mi
Gansbaai Harbor - 107.6 km / 66.9 mi
Kleinbaai Harbour - 108.6 km / 67.5 mi
Dyer Island - 110.1 km / 68.4 mi
The preferred airport for Jan Harmsgat Country House is Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 287 km / 178.4 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Transportation services Guest House Jan Harmsgat Country House

  • Free parking