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The Boat House

TravelocityUSD 88*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
USD 754,218*
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Gorgeous place up on a hill, lovely hosts, fabulous breakfast! We stayed at many places on our trip and this one was tops. Less than 10 min walk in to simons town as well. Close to the penguins and 20 min from cape of good hope.

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summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this review

Hi Matt Thank you for your wonderful review! It is fantastic hearing from our guests. Once you have stayed here, you become like family..... Looking forward to seeing you again! Kind Regards Robyn

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

we will come again! Service and quality outstanding, good food in lighthouse caffee, Balkony and views to the harbour magnificent! Bedfacilitys comfortable and good quality! mostly recommandet, nice place to stay and visit the hole cape peninsula

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summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this review

What a fantastic review. Thank you so much! It is always so special to get feedback from our guests! We look forward to seeing you again! Hopefully soon! Kind Regards Robyn (Manager)

Swindon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We absolutely loved our recent stay at The Boat House. It is a beautiful property and the owners really have put a lot of thought into the detail. Everyone who worked there was enthusiastic and keen to assist with anything you needed, at any time. From the coffee and cake on arrival to the perfectly prepared breakfasts, everything about this...

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summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this review

Hi there Thank you for your special review of A Boathouse. It was a pleasure having you and we look forward to seeing you again in the future Kind Regards Robyn (Manager)

Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Boat House has several really nice rooms with lots of character. The hosts have plenty of recommendations for places to see, many of them off the beaten trails. The staff is super friendly, the breakfast is really good and we got the best cakes and muffins there!

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summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your awesome review. It is fantastic to hear feedback from our guests. We look forward to having you both again soon! Kind Regards Robyn

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fantastic views.. Awesome staff and well kept rooms and facilities. An apt name for the venue as I felt like I was on a docked cruise ship high on the hill of Simonstown. A lot of attention to detail was well thought of and executed.

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summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your great review. It is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your stay. We look forward to welcoming you onboard again! Kind Regards Robyn

Somerset West
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great stay. Amazing view and very friendly service. Definately worth the money and will definitely recommend it. We stayed there on our wedding night for two nights and really enjoyed the stay. Everything was outstanding

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summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this review

What a fantastic review! Thank you so much! Was great having you guys and we look forward to having you back in the future! Kind Regards Robyn

Grimsby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Boat House is a fantastic Guest House in Simons.The quality of the accommodation and service are superb. The Boat House is set high up in Simons Town with great views and we would definitely recommend it.

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summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat House, responded to this review

Hi There Thank you so much for your lovely review. It really makes a difference for us to hear how guests experience the Boathouse. Looking forward to seeing you again in the future. Kind Regards Robyn

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Comfortable property with relaxed atmosphere. The staff were very friendly with a good choice of breakfast options. Ludwig the owner was very informative about South Africa and offered much appreciated advise on our departure for the Garden Route. Simons Town is only a short walk from the property but does necessitate an uphill walk back. Close to Cape Point &...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An absolute gem!!! We had a wonderful stay here and wished we'd stayed longer than one night. Incredible views, great service, wonderful breakfast, short walk to the village centre and cake to die for!

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Was just what we were looking - out of the hustle and bustle of Cape Town Little home touches were amazing and really enjoyed the balcony and awesome view. Had a fabulous breakfast the following morning and loved the antique touches.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pool
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Breakfast included
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the beautiful Red Hill Mountains, overlooking False Bay, this guest house offers elegantly decorated rooms with balconies and free Wi-Fi. It features an indoor, solar-heated pool and BBQ facilities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Boat House

Address: 25 Dolphin Way | Simonskloof, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Price Range: $114 - $176 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Boat House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We have stayed in both the room with a king size bed and sea view and the luxury double room a sea view, both on the upper deck”
SOSSilkeborg, 14 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Upstairs rooms are more private”
Alexis_AJB, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Upper floor rooms are better (more sun for longer on the balconies) Don't miss Geraldine's home baking which is available all day 😀”
ayecee, 23 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All roms seem nice”
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“best views!!”
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