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Mariner Guesthouse

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Breathtaking sea views of False Bay - Walk to restaurants and beaches! Custom built on the mountainside above the harbour in historical Simon's Town, Mariner Guesthouse offers 4 Star luxury accommodation at affordable rates. The spacious en-suite bedrooms offer world-class facilities for B&B and self-catering. As an owner-run establishment, we are able to be flexible and accommodating to our guests' needs and can offer a standard of service that is exceptional and personal. AWARDS AND ACCREDITATION: TripAdvisor certificate of excellence Official Supporter of the WTM World Responsible Tourism TGCSA 4 Star Grading Cape Town Tourism Membership PLACES TO VISIT: Simon's Town offers the best of both worlds. Just minutes away from hiking trails, beaches and other outdoor activities, including Cape Point (Cape of Good Hope) and Boulders Beach African Penguin Colony, while also within an hour’s drive from shopping centers, sport stadiums and the Cape Town International Airport.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Multilingual Staff
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Room features
Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Refrigerator in room
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Harbor View
Bay View
Full view
Getting there
Cape Town Intl Airport18 mi
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All reviews guest house false bay four poster bed great view a wonderful stay breakfast was delicious honeymoon suite room was spacious private balcony went the extra mile cape town excellent accommodation next morning warm welcome family room cape point boulders beach
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Reviewed yesterday

We were there on a very special mission related to the owners an had the impression that we received special treatment - but then realised that it was the very same treatment that every other guest received!Rooms are lovely, breakfast superb and the service is...More

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Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Freedom777511
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mariner Guesthouse is in a great location. A short walk to Simon's Town pier, restaurants, shops, and Boulder's Beach. The guesthouse has breathtaking views and the guesthouse itself is gorgeous. The staff was great! They were very accommodating and had no problem helping if needed....More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great location with beautiful views of the harbor, bay, and mountains. Very friendly and attentive staff. Nice clean rooms with a large bathroom (room #1). We were upgraded to a suite with small kitchen that was quite nice. We really liked the double closet so...More

Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Liesel C, Owner at Mariner GuesthouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your wonderful feedback, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your time here with us. We have a wonderful team who work hard to ensure our guests are taken care of. As stated, we do allow guests to smoke on our covered...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a beautiful experience. Such a welcoming environment and excellent service. The rooms are stunning and the views are amazing. It is so quiet and just what I needed. The breakfasts were outstanding!!!!!

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Response from Liesel C, Owner at Mariner GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

We are so pleased you had a great stay with us! A beautiful and relaxed environment is what we take pride in and we are so happy you got to enjoy it.

Reviewed October 27, 2018

Very professional staff who were friendly and very willing to help, wonderful room. Breathtaking views! Rooms are clean and stocked with whatever you need. I definitely recommend this Guesthouse and will definitely be back!

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Response from Liesel C, Owner at Mariner GuesthouseResponded October 31, 2018

Thank you for your recommendation. I am so pleased that you were happy with our service, facilities and views. After 9 years of having the privilege to experience it, we still love it as well!

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Nellie T
September 26, 2018|
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Response from LieselMariner | Property representative |
Hi Nellie, at this stage we will be able to accommodate. Please e-mail us to send you a quote.
August 22, 2018|
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Response from W Kurt B | Reviewed this property |
I would think they would. I would ask them directly.
December 8, 2016|
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Response from Liesel C | Property representative |
Hi there, yes, the Family Unit is ideal for families like yours. The rooms are spacious and inter-leading, each with its own facilities. We can easily add an extra kiddies-bed for your 3 year old. You are welcome to add on... More
Room Tips
"Room #1 is nice (with a kitchenette) and right off the common area, but it was also quiet."
4 weeks ago
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"Ask for a room with the best view"
Aug 19, 2018
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"Ask for rooms that face the bay."
Jul 23, 2018
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"Room 2 is absolutely the best."
Jun 30, 2018
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$104 - $171 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownSimon's Town
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