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Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation
Reviewed March 4, 2014

We stayed here for 6 nights and found David very helpful. The accommodation was clean and well furnished and the views are amazing. The one drawback for the elderly were the steps.
We really enjoyed our stay and would return.

  • Stayed: February 2014, traveled as a couple
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DavedeJager, Owner at Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2014

Dear Margaret
Thank you for your wonderful review of Seagetaway Superior Two Roomed Apartment.
I hope that you will visit us again next time you are in South Africa. We also have Seagetaway two bed roomed cottage that has no steps that might be more comfortable for you.

Kind Regards Dave

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Reviewed February 26, 2014

Small appartement with excellent views and nice terrace. The app has all you need. Simonstown is perfectly situated to visit capetown, beaches, cape good hope etc. The owner, Dave, responded quick to all our requests, even after we left and needed Some help.

  • Stayed: February 2014
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DavedeJager, Owner at Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2014

Dear Johan

Thank you for your wonderful review of Seagetaway Budget One Roomed Apartment I am glad you enjoyed your stay here. It was a pleasure having you as guests.

Kind Regards Dave

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Reviewed February 7, 2014

Seagetaway was our first stop when we arrived in Cape Town. David was very helpful during our stay (giving us a lift into town, since we didn't have a car and advising us on what we could do etc.) The apartment is a steep walk up for a few nice beaches on the coast, and there are a some nice restaurants in walking distance (if you don't mind a 20-40 min walk), or by car. We especially recommend The Black Marlin and the Just Sushi.

We thought the apartment was spacious for a couple, and had all the supplies you need, plus a lovely hammock where you can relax after your adventures.

Make sure to look for The Little Tibetan Tea House just before you get to Simonstown centre. Lots of lovely tea, decorations and organic supplies. Trips to other cities on the coast, such as Fish Hoek, Kalk Bay and Muizenberg are also advisable for a day-trip, either by train or car.

Thank you for a lovely relaxing stay at Seagetaway:)

  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled as a couple
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DavedeJager, Owner at Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2014

Dear Dina

Thank you for your great review of Seagetaway Superior Two Roomed Apartment and for the recommendations you gave on restaurants. I hope you will visit us again sometime please visit our Facebook page where we post specials.
Kind Regards Dave

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Reviewed February 4, 2014

The place was great like having your own flat including lounge and great kitchen with a full floor to ceiling window for viewing the area whilst you are relaxing. The image with a fantastic view of the sea is exactly what it is like. It is a great base for visiting the whole of the cape. We did not use the pool or gym so are unable to comment,

Room Tip: Ground floor means you can easily open the door and walk out and easier for luggage.
  • Stayed: August 2013, traveled as a couple
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DavedeJager, Owner at Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2014

Dear AnneMarie

Thank you for you wonderful review I hope that you will visit us again some day.

We are having a long summer and the views today are spectacular.

Kind Regards Dave

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Reviewed February 1, 2014

This is an excellent location. I had the economical room which was great for one person. I stayed 20 nights till my apartment became available . Great location for exploring the cape, very close to Simonstown with some really nice restaurants. Very close to penguins, whales in season and occasional baboons. I had to stop my car at night to let a porcupine cross the road on way home .The host was very charming and helpful. Great also if you are a biker with lots of little roads with great views but they tend to have interesting hills to get there!!! This could be a separate and interesting holiday if you are coming to Capetown. Lots of walking , biking ,canoeing. Good location for active holiday

Room Tip: The other rooms have a great view where you can sit out and watch sun go down
  • Stayed: January 2014, traveled solo
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DavedeJager, Owner at Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2014

Dear Martyn
Thank you for the wonderful review of Seagetaway Budget One Roomed Apartment it was a pleasure having you stay. I hope you have settled into your apartment and enjoy living in this beautiful area.

Kind Regards Dave

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Reviewed January 30, 2014

a very beautiful stay! We wished to spend a few more nights. The view is overwhelming, the owner very helpful and kind, the pinguins a real delight. Seagetaway is definitely a place to recommend! We wish all the best, thanks for the good support and to everybody who goes there: have a wonderful time!

  • Stayed: October 2013, traveled with family
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DavedeJager, Owner at Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2014

Dear Elke

Thank you for taking the time to review Seagetaway Self Catering Cottage I hope that you will visit us for several nights next time :) Please visit our Facebook pages for reminders of the beautiful area.

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Dave

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Reviewed January 23, 2014

We got great help with driving instructions in advance of our arrival. Then we had a warm welcome by the owner who instantly arranged a reservation for dinner as it was already late.
The cottage is clean, well equipped and comfortable. The big windows offer breath taking view on the ocean. Wifi was not expected but very welcome. We also got a lot of information on where to go and where to eat and enjoyed our stay very much.

  • Stayed: December 2013, traveled with family
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DavedeJager, Owner at Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2014

Dear Uwe

Thank you for your kind words it was a pleasure having you stay. I am glad you and the family enjoyed Seagetaway Cottage and hope you will visit us again. Please visit our Facebook page to see our special offers and remind you of your visit.

Love Dave

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Additional Information about Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation

Address: 57 Afrikander Road, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Beach Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly) Kitchenette Suites
Hotel Style:
Ranked #3 of 16 Specialty Lodging in Simon's Town
Price Range: $55 - $93 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Seagetaway Self Catering Accommodation 3*
Number of rooms: 4
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Seagetaway offers self catering accommodation for families, friends and couples in Simon's Town, Cape Town Peninsula, South Africa. Book your relaxing getaway by the sea at any of our four options - The Cottage, Superior, Budget and Seaside Apartments. Simon's Town is a picturesque beachside village overlooking False Bay just 45 minutes from the buzz of Cape Town and an hour from the Winelands. Seagetaway offers four fully equipped self catering units, all with panoramic sea and mountain views. All accommodation includes relaxed nautical furnishings, white percale linen, private entrances, off street parking and a welcoming host to ensure a great self-catering holiday. Seagetaway units are tiled throughout and all bathrooms have a shower. Free WiFi is included. Guests can prepare meals in the privacy of their unit. Alternatively, there are several restaurants and coffee shops to choose from in Simon's Town or a short drive away in Kalk Bay and Noordhoek. Activities in the area include the best-kept secret beaches, swimming with penguins, whale watching (June to November), white shark diving, sea kayaking, cycling, hiking and golf. Browse the eclectic mix of shops and explore the cobbled village lanes that reveal fascinating layers of history. Boulders Beach African Penguin colony is a 5-minute drive and the Cape Point section of Table Mountain National Park is 8 km from all Seagetaway properties ... more   less 
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