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The Boat House

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25 Dolphin Way | Simonskloof, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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Northam, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Stayed first 4 nights of holiday to ZA. Lovely helpful staff; comfortable room; good location. Especially enjoyed the proximity to town ... Near enough to walk everywhere - even to the Penguins, but far enough to gently exercise the lungs back up the hill after dinner !! Highly recommended.

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Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Boat House is near the top of a very steep walk from the main road so the views over the bay from our room and the breakfast room especially were splendid. There was a warm welcome waiting for us from a marvelous staff and the breakfast was excellent. Our room had one quirk; there was no door to the... More 

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely homely feel with wonderful views from our Quarter Deck room. Staff were extremely kind and thoughtful, and the nautical theme running throughout the hotel was just great. Would highly recommend A Boat House to anybody looking for a nice relaxing break.plenty to do in Simonstown and surrounds. Our hosts Therese and Ludwig were extremely nice, and we look forward... More 

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Reading, United Kingdom
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39 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is exceptional and should be added to the guide book as one of the sights of Simons Town. The property is a treasure trove of nautical themes and memorabilia and is beautifully presented from top to bottom of which photos do not do justice. Our room was on the bottom floor and was absolutely huge. It is spotlessly clean... More 

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london
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful few days with Therese and Lud. The Boat House is perfectly located and we had fantastic views from the Captain's Cabin. The staff were all incredibly friendly and we felt we were leaving friends when we left. Breakfast was delicious.The room was very well appointed, and equipped with lots of unexpected extras and had a really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a really nice little guest house in Simon's Town. We stayed in the Captain's Room, which has a nice balcony facing the sea. Very nicely done room with a big bathroom. Nice breakfasts, homemade cake available all day and friendly service.

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Portland, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016

Excellent location overlooking the Simonstown Harbor, the house itself is stunningly decorated, looks right out a british fairytale. The owner Theresa makes you feel welcome and the staff of the Boat house is extremely warm and welcoming.. highly recommended! Loved the decoration of the place, very personalized and filled with items the owners have collected from their own travels. Would... More 

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Paarl, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2016

The view was perfect, the pool was perfect, in fact everything was perfect. After having a disappointment at another B&B the day before this was like a breathe a fresh air. What a wonderful place. With great host that made us feel welcome. Will definitely go back :)

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Lowestoft, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015

The best place to be... Big thank you to Theresa and Ludwig and won't forget Carlos and the chefs, most excellent HOTEL we have stayed at. I would recommend it to a king and queen. I will definately stay there in the future

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Vredenburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2015

Our short stay was great! Location and views very special. An unexpected upgrade to the Captains Cabin - thank you. Everything about The Boat House was excellent - service, friendly and professional staff, breakfast with many choices (and views again). Layout and décor of the property and room most refreshing, light and uplifting. What a treat this was for us.... More 

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