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Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Fantastic views, lovely hosts, great breakfast. The photographs currently on the website do not do justice to this extremely comfortable and spacious guest house. We have been coming over to SA from UK for 35 years and this is right up there.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This beautiful guest house is conveniently located on the way to the Cape of Good Hope. Very quietly located with a nice architecture, overlooking the bay. Good bed and shower and an amazing breakfast!

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Simonstown1, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us a great review. We are always delighted to hear our guest enjoyed their stay as well as our famous breakfast:) Best wishes and kind regards Rika More 

Northampton, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a lovely place to stay, set up in the hill away from the main road the building has stunning views out to sea and they have set up a great seating area in the room for making the most of this. The shower is great, the bed really comfortable and the breakfast a serious meal! I would reccommend

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Simonstown1, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Claire Thanks for your review on all aspects of our Guest House. We pride ourselves in offering a very filling breakfast with lots of variety so one doesn't get bored if staying longer than a few days. I am so glad you enjoyed yours too. Thanks for the recommendation:) We hope to welcome you back again someday. Kind Regards... More 

Cornwall, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I have stayed at Simon's Town Guest house twice now, both stays have been the best of my travels. From the first welcome to departure you feel like you are truly valued as a guest, all of the staff and owner are lovely. Not to mention the rooms which are always spotless and well appointed with lovely decor. Be aware... More 

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Simonstown1, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for such a wonderful review of our Guest House. We are always so please to hear how much our guests loved their stay with us and of course enjoyed our hospitality. We try our very best to make a lasting impression so guests will want to come back time and time again :) Or at least tell their... More 

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent 3 days here while visiting the Cape & it was perfect! Very conveniently located close to most attractions and great restaurants. The view from the room was Spectacular and the management was super welcoming and helpful in suggesting daily activities.

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Simonstown1, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Jeanne Thank you for such a wonderful review of our Guest House. We are always so please to hear how much our guests loved their stay with us and of course enjoyed our hospitality. You are absolutely correct about the view, it is a privilege to see it every day. The location is great in that is far enough... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I had a very special stay at Simonstown guesthouse. The customer service was excellent and a big thank you to Rika and the rest of the team. Our room was spacious and modern with amazing sea views. This was definitely money well spent..

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Simonstown1, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Jason Thank you so much for your kind words. We do strive towards service excellence and it is always heartwarming to hear it is appreciated. I hope we can welcome you back again for your next break away from home:) I wish you a wonderful festive season. Kind Regards Rika More 

Malmkoping, Sweden
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We felt very welcome in this friendly, modern, very, very clean guesthouse with beautyful views and à lovely breakfast. We got advise were to go and help with bookings and this always with a smile. We truly recommend Simonstown Guesthouse

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Simonstown1, General Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Ann-Margreth and Rolf Thank you for your kind words and recommendation. It was a pleasure to have met you both and I wish you all the best for the future. Hopefully one day we can welcome you back:) Kind Regards Rika More 

Swiss Alps, Switzerland
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6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We where really pleased to stay in this Guest house. Superb accomodation. Very Kind ownerin. Superb view to the sea. Not far away form the Pinguins .Perfect breakfast From this Location you can easyli travel to the Cape hope or to Cape down

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Simonstown1, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to review us and recommend us to other travels. It really means a lot to us to hear how much you enjoyed our stay. You are right about the location. We are finding many guests are booking to stay with us for the duration of their time in Cape Town as we are within... More 

Reading, United Kingdom
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning accommodation and setting. Rooms are beautiful and excellent and plentiful choice for breakfast. Lots of great tips on local attractions and places to eat from Amanda and Rika who made us feel right at home. We loved our stay here.

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Rika G, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Dear Unis Thank you for taking the time to put your experiences here at our Guest House in your own words. It really means a lot to us and makes us want to continue in strive for excellence and provide the best customer service possible. Perhaps some day we will see you again :) Kind Regards Rika Gouws More 

losolivos
2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were fortunate enough to meet a friend of the owner who recommended the Guest House. What a beautiful location! First class all the way at a reasonable price. Walkable to a restaurant for dinner. So nice to relax there. Breakfast was delicious!

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Rika G, Manager at Simonstown Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for making the effort to leave us a great review on here. We sincerely appreciate all of the comments and feedback. Kind Regards Rika Gouws More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The perfect destination for a relaxing beach holiday. Simon's Town Guest is comfortable, luxurious, modern and peaceful. All rooms are luxurious with supurb ocean views and ensuite bathrooms. All rooms have Air-Conditioning, Free Wi-Fi, Laptop Safe, Mini-Bar Fridge, Flat Screen T.V.'s with Satelite channels, Tea/Coffee/Kettle/Biscuits, Hairdryer, extra length beds, block out curtains, percale linen, percale linen, feather/down duvets, towels and some toiletries. Each room also has 2 single lounge chairs and a coffee table positoned by the large floor to ceiling windows for the perfect views. Whales can be seen from your room in Season and the most wonderful Sunrises and Moon shines!Breakfast is included and offers a very filling Continental and Full English (including Omelettes and French Toast) Breakfast. This can be eaten in the Guest Dining Room or the outdoor sea-facing courtyard.We even have a lift to help those with heavy luggage and off street parking. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Simonstown Guest House

Address: 20 Bennetts Close | Cairnside, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Price Range: ₹ 6,315 - ₹ 8,856 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Simonstown Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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