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Magellan's Passage

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3 Meryl Road | Seaforth Sound, Simon's Town 7995, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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trondheim
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Perfect for a couple, like us. We were there in January, and we had such a great time. The staff is incredibly service-minded, and the food was excellent. The chef made lunch and dinner by request, and it was delicious. It does take some time to walk down to the city center though, but the staff offered to come and... More 

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Notodden, Norway
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Parking a bit difficult if many guests. A bit to walk to the nearest restaurant. Beatiful views. Very quiet. Maybe not so much for children if theywant activities at or near by their hotel. Very, very beautiful rooms and bathrooms.

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St. George, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This is the most beautiful location in Simon's Town. The staff that run the hotel are excellent and want to make sure that your experience with them and the area is perfect. The room we had was amazing, one side looked to the ocean and the other side looked into the wilderness area. Our ocean side deck was totally private... More 

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Kuils River, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2015

This was the perfect place for our anniversary! The guest house is situated on the perfect spot in Simon's Town with breathtaking views from the top balcony. What made our stay even more special was the staff, they are so helpful and professional, Thanks to James and the rest of the staff, you are the best!!! We will definitely go... More 

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Staffordshire England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This is a beautiful place to stay, the views are amazing and the staff so friendly and efficient. We stay in many hotels across the world and must say this was a wonderful find, the room was extremely comfortable with a view of the Ocean from one window and the mountains from another . It's perfect location for exploring the... More 

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015

We spent five wonderful nights at Magellan's Passage early February. Afer a couple of nights in Cape Town, we had selected this place to enjoy this "countryside" part of the Cape Peninsula for a week vacation. The place is just wonderful, very well run : top clean, impeccable staff headed by Darwin who really knows his job (apart from being... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

We spent 3 nights here towards the end of February. The greeting on arrival was warm and friendly and we were immediately taken to our room. It was one of the 2 front ones with a balcony with unbelievable views over Simon's Town and False Bay. The room was very spacious and had high quality fixtures and fittings. The bathroom... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

We were staying in the honeymoon suite which had a separate balcony with an amazing view. Our stay was made very comfortable by our hospitable host; Darwin. The property is located right at the foothill of the mountain and you can take a hike by going on a trail that leads from the property. It is centrally located within Simon's... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Nice location, nice Management and very nicy people. We visit the Magellan´s Passage on our next South Africa trip. We made a mistake by the booking and the management was very helpful and polite. Near by boulders beach a very good location to visit the penguins, Cape Point or Kalk Bay.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

From start to finish our stay was 5 start. Darwin and James came out to welcome us as we arrived in the car and that level of attention and care continued right though our stay. We had a lovely evening meal prepared by Darwin on one of the nights which I would highly recommend. The food was delicious and very... More 

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