About Us

Swartvlei Beach Cottages

Welcome to Swartvlei Beach Cottages, your ultimate escape to the serene beauty of Swartvlei, nestled in the heart of Sedgefield on the breathtaking Garden Route in South Africa. Our two charming cottages offer the perfect haven for your beachside retreat, providing comfortable accommodation with easy walking access to the pristine shores of Swartvlei Beach.

Our Accommodations

At Swartvlei Beach Cottages, we understand the importance of a comfortable and relaxing stay. Our main cottage, capable of accommodating up to 8 guests, and our second cottage, which sleeps up to 6 guests, are thoughtfully designed to cater to your needs. Whether you’re seeking a family getaway, a group vacation, or a romantic escape, our cottages offer a warm and inviting atmosphere to make your stay unforgettable.

Unspoiled Beachfront Access

One of the jewels of Swartvlei Beach Cottages is our unrivaled proximity to the Swartvlei Beach. Just a few steps away from your doorstep, you’ll find yourself on the soft sands of this pristine beach. Whether you’re a sunbather, a water enthusiast, or an avid birdwatcher, our beachfront location is sure to delight your senses.

Explore the Garden Route

Our idyllic location places you within easy reach of some of the Garden Route’s most iconic tourist attractions. From the charming town of Sedgefield, you can embark on unforgettable adventures:

Knysna: Discover the enchanting Knysna Lagoon, explore the Knysna Heads, and indulge in fresh seafood at the waterfront restaurants.

Wilderness: Immerse yourself in the lush wilderness of the Garden Route National Park, where hiking trails, lakes, and indigenous forests await.

Plettenberg Bay: Visit the world-renowned Monkeyland and Birds of Eden sanctuaries, and soak up the sun on Plett’s beautiful beaches.

Tsitsikamma National Park: Experience the awe-inspiring Storms River Mouth and its iconic suspension bridge along with dramatic coastal views.

Sedgefield’s Local Charm

Sedgefield itself offers an array of activities and experiences to enhance your stay:

Saturday Markets: Don’t miss the bustling Saturday markets where you can savor local cuisine, browse artisan crafts, and immerse yourself in the vibrant community.

Paragliding: Soar high above the scenic landscape with paragliding adventures for thrill-seekers.

Nature Reserves: Explore the indigenous flora and fauna of the Garden Route with visits to the Sedgefield Bird Sanctuary and the Goukamma Nature Reserve.

Outdoor Adventure: Embark on hiking and mountain biking trails, or try your hand at water sports in the nearby lagoons.

Your Escape Awaits

Swartvlei Beach Cottages is more than just a place to stay; it’s a gateway to the natural wonders and adventures of the Garden Route. Whether you seek relaxation, exploration, or a bit of both, our accommodations provide the perfect base for your South African coastal adventure. Book your stay with us and let the magic of Swartvlei and Sedgefield enchant you. We can’t wait to welcome you to our slice of paradise on the Garden Route.

The History of Swartvlei Beach Cottages

We’ll be publishing a detailed article outlining the history of our beautiful cottage soon.