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Grosvenor Guest House

4.0 of 5 37 Forest Hill, Simon's Town 7945, South Africa
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  • Location
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    5 of 5 stars
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Tulbagh, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thanks very much to our delightful hosts and their fantastic staff - we had a wonderful stay. Beautiful and spacious bedrooms with great views over the harbour. Enjoyed a scrumptious breakfast on the veranda - can't wait to come back.

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write your great review. We are so pleased you enjoyed the view and spaciousness of room 4. The Grosvenor team are Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

bicester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had booked a twin room here and were given a two bedroom cottage instead since the guest house had a group of people staying and the manageress thought we would be more comfortable on our own. The cottage was really lovely with 2 good sized double rooms (each with bathroom) and a fully equipped kitchen and sitting room together... More 

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed Debbie's Cottage. This is a great little spot for a long stay or just for a weekend away. Wishing you a great new year and we hope to welcome you back in 2015. More 

Dorset
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

While visiting family in Cape Town we decide to base ourselves in Simon's Town. Picked the Grosvenor as it was well rated and it lived up to every word. It's easy to find and since it's only one road up the slope from the main road it's quiet, but still close enough for all the beaches, shops and restaurants. We... More 

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking time to write a review and for choosing to stay with us. I am thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our team works very hard to make sure that everyone has a great stay with us. Wishing you and your family an excellent 2015. More 

Buffalo, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We stayed while doing shark cage diving for a few weeks. Sue was very helpful with everything we needed such as a cab to go for dinner. Jonathan and James were great as well, providing a great breakfast on any morning we wanted one, it was quite delightful. J and J also went above and beyond the call of duty,... More 

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. Next time you visit be sure to ask for Debbie's Cottage as there are only 6 steps to access this unit. The team wishes you all the best. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 24, 2014

Tucked away up a hill off the Main Street in Simons Town, the Grosvenor is a beautiful spot to base yourself for exploring the cape. The views across the sea are gorgeous and the breakfast and pool areas make the most if them! Great service, lovely big room and close to restaurants!

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are so pleased that our service standards were up to scratch and that you enjoyed our magnificent views over False Bay. We hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Kendal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Grosvenor Guest House. The staff were friendly and helpful, the room was spacious and clean and we had good views over the harbour. The penguin colony is an easy walk away and is definitely worth a visit. I'd also recommend a visit to the Scatch Patch gemstones shop and factory on Dido Valley... More 

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay and we agree that the Scratch Patch is an absolute must visit. Hope to welcome you back soon. More 

Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

our room was lovely, well equipped and very clean, everything we wanted. the staff were always there and happy to help. we had a great stay at the Grosvenor. the views are stunning and I was happy to see all of the varieties of beautiful flowers which also attracted many butterflies, I love seeing natural fauna and wildlife. I highly... More 

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We are so fortunate to be situated right on the edge of the Table Mountain floral kingdom - the biggest in the world. Next time you visit we can organise you a guide who will take you on a hike where you can identify the different fynbos species together with a myriad of interesting... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

My daughter and I stayed here together while vacationing in South Africa and fell in love with the Grosvenor! Not only was it a beautiful room with a balcony overlooking the bay which was so lovely in the afternoon, but the people there were so kind and helpful. James and Jonathon were there for any need that we had and... More 

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The Grosvenor Team are so happy that your enjoyed your stay with us. We do hope you will visit us again soon. More 

London, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We were recommended this Guest House by the very nearby Apex Predators shark viewing operators. We were so pleased to have taken up their recommendation wishing we had stayed there for our whole 4 days in Simon's Town instead of 2 days. Both the rooms were lovely with super views over The Bay and Simon's Town. The whole place was... More 

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Thank you for your great review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and hope to welcome you back soon. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Debby and Sue really know how to make their guests happy. They surprised us with a some bubbles in the garden. We had a very spacious room with a big bathroom. The breakfast was served outside and the great staff made it just as we liked it. But the best part was definitely the fantastisc view: while enjoying our breakfast,... More 

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CapeTownDebbie, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

We loved having you both at the Grosvenor and thank you for the lovely review. Look forward to welcoming you back soon. More 

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Address: 37 Forest Hill, Simon's Town 7945, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Grosvenor Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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