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Simon's Town, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I stayed at The Mariner in Winter and was fully taken in by the amazing view across Falsebay on my entry AND the homely fire in the lounge's fireplace. I learned that the view was available everywhere, even from my bed. My room was great and modern with a lot of light (thx to the view) and had a fancy... More 

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Kuwait City, Kuwait
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was friendly and efficient and the guesthouse is family friendly. Great value for money. Family accommodation was comfortable and i would recommend it for any family for a get away. Quiet surrounding, but near to amenities and restaurants etc

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Durban, South Africa
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time staying at a guest house and we now have a new found respect for them. The place was clean and service from the cleaning staff and managers were awesome. The rooms were spacious beds were comfortable. The breakfast was lovely and was prepared to perfection. I will definitely recommend a stay here.

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you! I am so happy that you enjoyed your first stay in a guest house and that it was with us. We appreciate your positive feedback! More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Room was comfortable, clean and sufficiently equipped for a brief retreat. Breakfast was excellent. Great location - views, easy access by foot to the beachfront for shopping, dining or penguin viewing at Boulders

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We are always adding to our facilities to ensure the comfort of our guests. We recommend our Luxury Unit with kitchenette, full bathroom and large private balcony for longer stays. More 

Cape Town, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a fantastic place, love the service, the rooms were impeccable. The views were spectacular. The perfect little romantic getaway. Great value for money. Thank You Mariner GH for a awesome experience

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you for such a lovely review. I am very happy that you enjoyed your stay! More 

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6 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We had a lovely stay at Mariner Guest house. The rooms were large, with balconies and à beautiful view of the bay. Staff was very friendly and the breakfast excellent. Next time we will stay longer. Xxxxx xxxxxx

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

You are very welcome - thank you! More 

Oundle, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

Lovely place. Staff are friendly and keen to please. Nice breakfast cooked to order. Set on a steep hill in a residential area, the large windows make the most of the great view and give the place a spacious airy feel. Clean and tidy with self catering facilities (which we didn't use). This was one of our favourite places and... More 

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

I am very pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are privileged to have staff that enjoy what they do and that it shows in their work. We hope to welcome you back on your next visit to Simon's Town! More 

Cape Town
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Wonderful staff, incredible views, comfy rooms and great breakfast! I would definitely stay here again - just for the views alone! Staff were extremely accommodating and very friendly. The perfect place to unwind.

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

I am so happy that you were able to relax and enjoy our service and facilities. The house was designed to make the most of the views of False Bay and the mountains beyond. after 7 years, we still appreciate it every day. :) More 

Wellington, Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

Simon's Town is a beautiful little town and the perfectly located mariner Guesthouse is the perfect place to stay and enjoy the area. The staff are extremely friendly and helpful. The rooms are beautiful and equipped with everything one might possibly need.

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

Thank you - we chose our location on the peaceful mountainside above Simon's Town for the views, but also because of its close proximity to the main town and beaches. I am happy that you enjoyed your stay. More 

Grafing, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

I had a delightful stay at the guesthouse. The view from the rooms are amazing, overlooking Simon's Town harbour. The rooms are comfy and nice. The staff is very friendly and helps always with a smile. I enjoyed my stay very much.

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Liesel C, Owner at Mariner Guesthouse, responded to this review

Our view over the Simon's Town harbour always offers something interesting to see. I am pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us at Mariner Guesthouse. More 

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Beachfront
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
Internet
  • Free Internet
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Concierge
  • Conference Facilities
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Breathtaking views of False Bay - Walk to restaurants and beaches! Custom built on the mountain above the harbour in historical Simon's Town, Mariner Guesthouse offers 4 Star luxury accommodation at affordable rates. 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. Our 8 spacious and beautifully appointed en-suite bedrooms offer world-class facilities for B&B and self-catering. Sit back and relax on your balcony or get cozy in front of our fireplace. We pride ourselves in offering style, comfort and friendly hospitality and look forward to making your stay an unforgettable one! * We now also offer a free evening shuttle service to local restaurants. AWARDS AND ACCREDITATION: We are proud to have been awarded the TripAdvisor WINNER 2014 for guest house accommodation as well as being an Official Supporter of the WTM World Responsible Tourism initiative. Our TGCSA 4 Star Grading and Cape Town Tourism Membership has recently been renewed once again. PLACES TO VISIT: Simon's Town offers the best of both worlds. Just minutes away from hiking trails, the beach and other outdoor activities, this quaint town is also close to shopping centres, sport stadiums, theatres and the Cape Town city-centre and International Airport. Nearby attractions include: Cape Point (Cape of Good Hope) 10km Boulders Beach Penguin Colony 1 km Scratch Patch and Mineral World 5 km Hiking Trails & Bird Watching 5 km Boat Trips & Whale watching 1 km Shark Cage diving 1 km Cape Point Ostrich Farm 15 km Chapman's Peak 15 km GPS: 34'11'.88 South, 18'26'.24 East ... more   less 

Additional Information about Mariner Guesthouse

Address: 12 Harbour Heights Close, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Price Range: $84 - $129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Mariner Guesthouse 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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