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About Riverview Country Inn

The historic village of Swinburne has been converted into accommodation, comprising of single, double and family rooms as well as self-catering units, making use of the existing buildings to create a uniquely formatted country-style Inn.

*Hound and Hare Pub and Restaurant - The Hound and Hare Pub and Restaurant resides in the old Swinburne Store, originally built in 1909.
Fully licensed, boasting Ice-Cold Beers, a Hearty Home-Style A-La-Carte Menu, Daily Pub Specials and All-Day-Breakfast, make the Hound and Hare a much-loved favourite for locals, guests and commuters alike. Featured in "SA's 100 Best-Loved Pubs". Dietary requirements can be met as per your needs when arranged prior to arrival. The Hound and Hare also cater for functions.

There are two outdoor loops on the property which make for great walking, especially for your little ones both human and canine. Choose either a 1,5km or 600m loop, both are easy-going with some steady inclines and offer some great views of the adjacent area and also offer great opportunities of sunrise/sunset viewings.

Family friendly: Pool area, requires adult supervision.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Enquiry Response Time: an hour
  • Type: Guest House
  • Sleeps: 49
  • Check-in: 14:00
    Check-out: 10:00
  • Reviews: 9 Reviews


  • Garden
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Pet Friendly*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Hiking
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Restaurant on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Availability and pricing

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  • Single/Double Room Single/Double Room Sleeps 2 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 7 All rooms sleep 2 and are on ground level and have a double bed and en-suite bathroom with shower, tea/coffee facilities... see more
    • Rooms Adults
      • Family Room Family Room Sleeps 4 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 3 There are 4 family rooms available on site. All rooms sleep 4 and have a bathroom and kitchenette with tea/coffee facili... see more Features:  Twin beds, Double beds, En-suite, Single beds, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities see more Twin beds, Double beds, En-suite, Single beds, Heater, Tea and Coffee Facilities, No Smoking in Rooms
        • Rooms Adults
          • Triple Room With Fireplace Triple Room With Fireplace Sleeps 3 Includes: Room Only Rooms / Units: 2
            • Rooms Adults
              • Lilly Cottage Lilly Cottage Sleeps 5 Includes: Room Only Lilly Cottage sleeps 5, 1 double bed and 3 single beds and have a bathroom and kitchenette with tea/coffee facilities,... see more Features:  Double beds, DStv, Shower over bath, Fireplace, Single beds, Television see more Double beds, DStv, Shower over bath, Fireplace, Single beds, Television, Tea and Coffee Facilities, Bar Fridge, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
                • Adults
                  • Eagles Rest Eagles Rest Sleeps 7 Includes: Self-catering Eagles Rest is a fully self-catering unit with a kitchen, bathroom and lounge with a fireplace and TV. It has 2 double... see more
                    • Adults
                      • Gorkies Cottage Gorkies Cottage Sleeps 5 Includes: Self-catering Gorkies Cottage is a fully self-catering unit with a kitchen, bathroom and lounge with a fireplace and TV. It has 2 room... see more
                        • Adults

                          Reviews for Riverview Country Inn

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                          Tin Myint
                          26 November 2021

                          The price of the meal and beverage are reliabe.

                          Michael d'Hotman
                          03 March 2019

                          PEACFUL AND TRANQUIL SURROUNDINGS. No aircon or fan. No TV. No wardrobe for hanging clothes.

                          Lezelle Bold
                          23 December 2018

                          We glad to have this opportunity to comment on my stay. Where do I begin.1. On arrival there is no proper reception area only a waiter which tells you which room number room to go to. Which by the way there are no room nunbers displayed outside the rooms.2. When we eventually found the room after been flagged down by the cleaning lady the room was ready for us to enter this was about 13h45.3. So anyway wanted to check the place out and the main bedroom bed was "ready" only to find the duvet was dirty. After highlighting this the the cleaning lady she merely fetched what I hope was a clean...
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                          Surita Erasmus
                          06 November 2018

                          We had a peacefull overnight stay in a beautifull cottage that was very spacious.The next morning when we left we had a nice breakfast. Thank you for a pleasant stay, we surely will visit you again when we are on our way to the seaside.

                          Brent Gegg
                          23 April 2018

                          Peaceful, great beds, lovely fireplaces.

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                          Riverview Country Inn is 0.7km from the centre of Swinburne , the nearest airport 227.2km (Moshoeshoe I International Airport).
                          *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling