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Grosvenor Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   37 Forest Hill, Simon's Town 7945, South Africa
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Ranked #8 of 31 Simon's Town B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a guest house you cannot miss out on! From friendly smiles on arrival, to inspiring decor and fresh open spaces, this guest house definitely ticks all the boxes. If there ever was a home away from home this is it. You can always see straight away when the owners of a guest house really take pride and pay... More

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Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed for a night at Grosvenor Guest House and it was utterly sublime. I stayed in the self service apartment during winter. It was warm, beautifully and tastefully decorated and clean. The people ho ran the guest house are friendly, welcoming and fun. you can tell it is a family run guest house, as you immediately feel at home... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This delightfully furnished, spotlessly clean and well-equipped guest house provided a perfect getaway in our own city for me, my girlfriend and a couple of our friends. The views across False Bay are spectacular, and can be enjoyed whilst munching on a delicious breakfast on the balcony. Our rooms were clean, comfortable and luxurious; the biggest issue was forcing ourselves... More

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Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Thank you so much for the lovely weekend.We had the most wonderful time at your Guest House, there is so much to do around the guest house and the Grosvenor is just so unbelievably beautiful. We had the most relaxing time, cant wait to come visit again!! We will also be recommending it to all our friends and family. We... More

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Tranquility37, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We loved hosting you and the team looks forward to seeing you soon! More

Victoria, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed for 2 weeks in the honeymoon cottage and loved it. It was clean, comfortable and had amazing views. The staff were very nice and professional. We'd like to say a special thank you to Sue for everything she did for us especially her company and sharing her favorite pub and restaurant. We'd recommend Grosvenor House to anyone.

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Tranquility37, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay with us. Our team loved getting to know you both and I am so pleased that your were shown our regular "haunts" by Sue. We love sharing all the wonderful places and activities in Simon's Town and False Bay. We look forward to welcoming you... More

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

I travelled with the wedding party to Simon's Town and we literally booked out all of the rooms. I did not deal with the staff of the guest house at all as all our room keys were handed over to the groom-to-be who directed us to our rooms. My room is high up in the top manor house. The Twin... More

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Tranquility37, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay at Grosvenor House. You are right, parking is a challenge to us as we are situated in a residential area. We usually organise a shuttle service for larger parties who attend weddings etc in the area. Guests catch the train to Simon's Town and then HGT... More

Sydney, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Staying in the delightful, cosy 2 bedroomed cottage over the road from the main house, we immediately felt right at home - a warm welcome and a tea tray with homemade rusks - it's that sort of place. The cottage is very private, well appointed, very clean and has all the comforts of home (it also has a bath). Decorated... More

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Tranquility37, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a review of Debbie's Cottage. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay and that you enjoyed our little touches of South Africa! Hope to see you back in Simon's Town soon. More

Centurion, South Africa
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

The Grosvenor has become my company's de facto accommodation for trips to Simon's Town. The rooms are always spacious and clean decorated with a discrete and uncluttered nautical theme. The hygiene and bathrooms are without fault and the breakfasts are superb. Parking is a little tight when they're full and the wifi could be improved but otherwise The Grosvenor is... More

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Tranquility37, Owner at Grosvenor Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your fabulous review. We strive to offer our guests the best service possible and it is so rewarding when we are given a positive review. I will pass this on to my staff who work really hard at making everyone's stay a great one. We are all looking forward to welcoming you back again. More

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8 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014 via mobile

Room #4, has private balcony that has spectacular view of the harbor. The breakfast is very good, fresh fruit salad, two flavours of yoghurt, croissants that are fresh! Guest house also offers 100MB per day free wifi data, the wifi is Always Connect so can use your always connect account also. Coffee in the room is French Press! In all... More

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Thank you for your great Review. We are so pleased you enjoyed our breakfasts. The team at the Grosvenor look forward to welcoming you back soon. More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Nice rooms, great service, beautiful views fantastic surroundings. Pinguins in walking distance, Cape of good Hope great Place foe picnick. Silvermine foe hikes. Chapman Peak for a beautiful drive. Grosvenor Simons Town.... This is great base for a vacation

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Thank you for your great review. We are so thrilled that you enjoyed your stay at the Grosvenor. Hope to see you again 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*
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Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Suites Swimming Pool Airport Transportation
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Grosvenor Guest House offers you a choice of executive, luxury guest house or self catering accommodation in a relaxed and secure environment with the most spectacular views of the ocean and the South African Naval Base. Accredited by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa. Spacious suites - Stunning pool and pool deck.The best breakfast in town!Centrally situated, within walking distance to town centre and Boulders Beach penguin colony. You don't need a holiday, you need the Grosvenor Simon's Town! ... more   less 
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