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Simonstown Guest House

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20 Bennett Close | Cairnside, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Recently visited the SA Navy, Simon's Town on a business trip and we stayed at the Simonstown Guesthouse. Every time we've d stay there, its been a memorable experience. Coming from Pretoria and waking up to a spectacular view across the entire False Bay is a blessing and a privilege. Wonderful loving and friendly people, that really goes out of... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently spent a weekend at the simonstown guesthouse for a wedding in Kalk Bay. The location and sweeping ocean views across false bay are superb, the staff were friendly and attentive, and our Sunday morning breakfast was absolutely delicious. We recommend this guesthouse as the perfect spot from which to explore the southern peninsula.

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Ellicott City, Maryland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very comfortable rooms and great staff. It is quite a steep ride to the property. Location is actually north of simon's town but close to good restaurants and sites. Rooms are large except the bathrooms which are small. I would recommend if in the area. Breakfast was very good as well.

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

Wonderful views and wonderful people. We were impressed by the magnificent views from the rooms. All the facilities are modern and kept in supreme condition. Lynn especially impressed with the way she received and treated use - she is a star!

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Zaandam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were happily surprised with the Guesthouse. Beautiful designed rooms. Spectacular views, especially from room no. 5 (corner room). The personal touch of the staff and owner Amanda made us to extend our stay for another day. A place to remember and to come back to.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have stayed in many hotels and guest houses in the past and I can honesty say that this was one of the best. Service, comfort and view, all outstanding. Lyn, the manageress served a fantastic breakfast with a personal touch. Alan

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Great place to be. The roads are a bit steep to go there but that's no problem. Nice view over the bay. Rooms are very modern and clean. Disadvantage is that you need a car to see the pinguins and if you want to go to a restaurant.

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Biot, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Excellent address ... very beautiful guest house , quiet and splendid decoration... The view is also fabulous from the room that we loved it !!! We have been welcomed very warmly ... the breakfast is excellent too ... you can eat what you want and it is delicious ... All the crew is nice and available for you ! Go... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Had a great few days staying at Simon's Town Guest House on a solo vacation to escape work and hectic life in Cape Town. Location overlooking False Bay is unbeatable. Hospitality is second-to-none; everyone made the stay enjoyable - I was often reminded to relax! Modern decor and impeccably-kept rooms with stunning views. Hope to be back in the near... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015 via mobile

We had super stay here nothing was too much trouble & lynn looked after us extreemly well our room had apanoramic view straight out to sea fantastic.the restaurant just down the hill Dixies does the bggest T bone youve ever seen.

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