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Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre

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Jubilee Square, St George's Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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mumbai
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Located at a very convenient location in the heart of Simon's town. Nice restaurants across the road. Very close to boulder's beach and fish hoek. Rooms are nice and cozy. If you are looking for frills then probably this is not the place for you. However we liked this place as this would give you a fragrance of countryside place.... More 

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is conveniently located in the heart of Simon's Town, very close to Boulders Beach and only a 15 minutes drive fron Cape Point. The room was clean and big. My only objection is that they don't have an elevator which is a bit of an inconvenience if you're carrying a big ammount of luggage. Also, breakfast was not... More 

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Oswestry, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a lovely base for a nice relaxing break. Not a great deal going on in the town but safe and friendly enough. The room itself was a little grubby but ok. Great views in the harbour, helpful staff and a great variety at breakfast. But no wifi? Come on its 2015!

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for taking the time to post your thoughts on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that your enjoyed your stay at the hotel and found the staff so helpful. Thank you for raising you concerns regarding the WIFi. We are in the process of finding a suitable solution and hope to have this resolved in... More 

Cairns Region, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This hotel is not 5 star by standard ratings. However with the clean, large rooms, great outlook/s - sea or mountain and situated on the waterfront and adjacent to a park, it comes close. This is a great place to stay as a base to tour the Cape.

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. The hotel is indeed in a prime location for anyone wanting to spend some time exploring the Southern Peninsula and the surrounding towns. We do hope that you enjoyed your stay with us and we hope to welcome you back in the near future. Kindest... More 

Durban, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Simonstown is a small, quaint town and the hotel is situated near or next to a great selection of restaurants so not much driving around is required. There are numerous shops in and around the hotel. The views from the hotel are amazing. Highly recommend a sea facing room. The staff were helpful and everything was run smoothly.

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good Day, Good Day, Thank you for posting such a delightful review on Trip Advisor, you kind words are greatly appreciated. We are delighted to hear that you had such a wonderful stay at the hotel and everything went so smoothly. We hope that this means we can expect to see you back in the not to distance future. Kindest... More 

Canberra
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Ash, the receptionist was friendly and helpful. Excellent view. Very nice room, excellentstay. Breakfast was good, the breakfast cook was very nice and helpful. Liked the nautical theme in the bathroom !!

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good Day, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you found our staff so helpful and friendly. The views from the rooms across the harbour are really something special. We trust that your enjoyed your stay with us and we do hope to welcome you back to the... More 

Johannesburg, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015

Checked in at 5pm and was helped by Pearl at reception. Pearl is very professional and exudes customer service exellence. Our room was very comfortable and overlooking the harbour and Bertha's Restaurant. Breakfasts were fresh and tasty and the breakfast room also had beautiful veiws of the bay. My husband and i will surely be back again. Thank you for... More 

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for taking the time to post your thoughts on Trip Advisor. We are delighted that you had such a wonderful experience with Pearl’s service. We will ensure that she receives your commendations. The views from the breakfast room are indeed spectacular, especially in the early morning when the sun is rising over the harbour. We do... More 

Cape Town, South Africa
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8 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I cannot express more the friendly service one gets at Quayside Hotel I have been a few time and now going back again with my siblings. Great service and the cleanliness is impeccable, the breakfast is amazing and varieties there of. Lastly the view is breath taking just makes one appreciate the breath we breath.......

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for taking the time to post a comment on TripAdvisor and to write down your additional positive feedback after your recent stay with us at Simon’s Town Quayside Hotel. GUEST feedback is imperative for us to ensure that we are meeting and exceeding our GUESTS’ expectations. Your comments are therefore much appreciated, and we hope to... More 

RSA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

Good hotel, sea view rooms are best, breakfast good. Room 309 is next to kitchen so if you plan to sleep beyond 6am make sure you don't get this room. Good location for sightseeing and eating out. Friendly helpful staff.

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for taking the time to post your thoughts on Trip Advisor. We are delighted to hear that you found our staff so friendly and helpful. I apologize for any inconvenience caused during your stay by the noise from the kitchen/ breakfast room. I shall discuss this problem with the staff. We do hope that we will... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

This hotel is amazing! It is situated in the heart of Simonstown overlooking the harbour and is surrounded by lovely shops, restaurants (open all day fro breakfast, lunch and dinner) and museums. There is so much to do and see within walking distance, other attractions are a short drive away. Whale watching and shark cage diving trips leave from the... More 

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STQH-GM, General Manager at Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre, responded to this review

Good day, Thank you for taking the time to post your review on Trip Advisor. I apologize profusely for the noise experienced during your stay with us; I do not know where they came from but will investigate it thoroughly. Besides the inconvenience of the noise, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay at the hotel and... More 

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