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Dog statue

Dog statue by the seaside. Nice story and some history about the doggie. Lots to do around the... read more

Reviewed October 22, 2018
Gauteng, South Africa
Interesting dog story

The statue and story of Just Nuisance is a good quick stop off when strolling around the Simonstown... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Rob G
Cape Town Central, South Africa
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice location overlooking the harbour area . Nice historical story. Area well kept. and obviously cared for. Parking difficult.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Cotonboy
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Make sure you read up on Just Nuisance before going to see the statue so that you know what you are looking at. Really just photo op with statue.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank DawnFryer
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Dog statue by the seaside. Nice story and some history about the doggie. Lots to do around the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Oceangypsey
Reviewed October 14, 2018 via mobile

No way would anyone make a journey specifically to see this statue But, our tour group stopped in Simon's Town for lunch and we came across this doggy statue. Nice tribute

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank PipPaul W
Reviewed September 17, 2018 via mobile

So good to finally find Just Nuisance , I have 2 Danes at home so found this a highlight of my long weekend in Cape Town

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank kim-avice
Reviewed August 28, 2018

He was a super interesting dog and visiting his statue is worth the visit to learn of his wonderful adventures.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank AlistairG83
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The statue and story of Just Nuisance is a good quick stop off when strolling around the Simonstown harbour.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rob G
Reviewed August 3, 2018

The long history as a harbor town and being the home of South Africa's Navy makes Simon's Town quite unique. With it come many stories, legends and lots of history... while some are a mix of truth and fiction. The last is where "Just Nuisance",...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Durkfd
Reviewed July 30, 2018

This life-sized statue is a fitting tribute to this Great Dane who made a name for himself in Simon's Town during the war years. He was enlisted in the navy for his assistance to seamen who had overindulged, but read up about his exploits and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed June 24, 2018

If you are a dog lover, you have to see the statue of Just Nuisance. He is located right at the top of the harbor in Simon's Town. This great dane was a very famous dog that saved many lives and was a member of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank cockers2luv
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