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Nestled in the foothills of the magnificent Overberg Mountains, on the fringe of the historic town of Swellendam, bloomestate is a 6.5 acre refuge and a perfect home base from which you can explore and experience the region’s many highlights.
Bloomestate balances chic, fresh décor and contemporary design with the natural environment in a complimentary way that exudes style and showcases fine attention to detail. Each of the luxurious garden rooms has a spacious bathroom, bath, walk-in shower, private terrace and tranquil garden views.
Our wellness treats, the secluded Jacuzzi in the woods, the dock by the lake, the opulent daybeds beside the saltwater swimming pool and well-appointed hammocks have all been deliberately crafted for your ultimate relaxation and enjoyment.
There is Wi-Fi in all the rooms and public areas at bloomestate; room service; porters; 24/7 reception; laundry & ironing services and a travel desk for arranging itineraries are also offered. Delicious platters, lunches and picnics consisting of fresh local and organic ingredients can be arranged.
The grounds have beautiful gardens adorned with soothing water features and are a wonderful place to explore; take a stroll down to the lake or along the citrus orchard, enjoy the indigenous trees and bushes, abundant birdlife and natural splendour of this special place.
ECO-FRIENDLY ACCOMMODATION SWELLENDAM
Luxury Garden Rooms: The 6 vibrant and spacious garden rooms have French doors opening up to a private patio and unobstructed views over the garden and surrounding mountains. The extra-length beds feature high-quality percale linen and luxurious alpaca throws. The en-suite bathroom has separate bath and walk in shower.
Amenities include: DSTV & DVD Library, Ipod docking station, minibar, complimentary coffee and tea, gowns & slippers, Rain body products, heated bathroom floors and a writing desk amongst others.
Red Cloud Room: Inspired by the element of fire, the Red Cloud Room is both passionate and dreamy, the perfect suite for a couple to indulge themselves. The luxurious king-size bed is complemented by high quality percale linen and the extra-large bathroom features double basins, bath and walk-in shower with the additional touches of underfloor heating and heated towel rail.
Amenities include: Flatscreen TV & DSTV, DVD Library, Ipod-phone dock, Minibar, Nespresso coffee, air-conditioning, gowns & slippers and divine Rain body products amongst others.Check Availability & Book Online
BLOOM WELLNESS TREATS
Our therapist offers a wide range of wellness and beauty treatments in a relaxing atmosphere. We are committed to using responsible products, as such we use the finest body oils from Rain, for facials Environ is our brand of choice. We can also book you facilities at the Rainforest Day Spa, located on our premises, where professional therapists offer an original range of treatments using authentic African beauty products.
Make a powerful statement about your company by hosting a conference or executive meeting at bloomestate in Swellendam. Our facilities are suitable for 2 -15 delegates and all meetings and events are tailored to your specific needs. This unique atmosphere lends itself to creativity, productivity, team-building and an unforgettable time.
There are a plethora of relaxation areas at bloomestate; you can kick back on the lake deck, swing in a hammock, enjoy a bubbling Jacuzzi, stroll in the lush gardens, sunbath by the pool or indulge in our Wellness Treats or the Rainforest Day Spa.
This is also an excellent base to explore the historic town of Swellendam and some of the region`s spectacular offerings like whale-watching on the Indian Ocean, wine-sipping in the estates of Robertson Wine Valley, hiking trails in the Langeberg Mountain range, taking in the wildlife of the Nature Reserves of Marloth and De Hoop.
GREEN ACTS FOR SUSTAINABLE TOURISM IN SOUTH AFRICA
♡ Green Cleaning
♡ Local & Organic
♡ Responsible Body Products
♡ Water Wise Practices
♡ Sustainable energy acumen
♡ Community Upliftment
♡ Fair Trade Tourism Practices
To help sustain both the estate and the surrounding natural beauty, we strive to use as many locally-made or Fair Trade products as possible.
We serve local fruits and organic vegetables.
Waste is recycled and composted.
We provide our guests with Rain body products, which are 100% natural and cruelty free, handmade in Swellendam. We also use Rain for our Wellness Treats as well as Environ for our facials; Environ is made in South Africa and also cruelty and paraben free.
We scrub with eco-friendly cleaning products.
We use energy-efficient LED lighting and have timers set on our geysers. All our hot water is solar-heated, including the saltwater swimming pool.
In efforts to conserve water resources our garden has been designed with mostly indigenous trees, we use drip irrigation in the orchard, the lawns are sprinkled with mountain lei-water only when necessary and we have flow restrictors on all our shower heads.
We are committed to operating in a responsible and sustainable way; as such we ensure a good working environment and fair compensation for our workers.
We also take great pride in supporting local initiatives such as the Swellendam Bursary Fund within our community.