Historical Buildings in Swellendam

The Drostdy The Drostdy was built by the Dutch East India Company in 1747 to serve as residence and official headquarters for the Landdrost. ​ This is one of the oldest buildings in South Africa and a great experience for young and old.…

5 Things to Do in Swellendam

Swellendam Golf Course With views overlooking the surrounding farms and Hermitage Village, Swellendam Golf Course is arguably one of the most picturesque golf courses in our country. Situated at the foot of the Langeberg, the nine-hole, 72-par…

About Swellendam

Swellendam is the third oldest town in South Africa, a town with 17,537 inhabitants situated in the Western Cape province. The town has over 50 provincial heritage sites, most of them buildings of Cape Dutch architecture. Swellendam is situated…