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Mariner Guesthouse

4-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
12 Harbour Heights Close, Simon's Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7975, South Africa

Upscale guesthouse within easy reach of Boulders Beach
  • Free WiFi and free parking
Best value for money
Tasty breakfast
Great room
Ordinary amenities

Mariner Guesthouse

from ZAR 1,890
  • Superior Suite
  • Room (Sail Room, Twin Beds)
  • Executive Room, 1 King Bed
  • Executive Twin Room
  • Room, 1 Queen Bed (Sail Room)
  • Family Room
  • Luxury Room, Sea View
  • Deluxe Apartment, 2 Bedrooms, Sea View

What’s around Mariner Guesthouse


  • In Cape Peninsula
  • Boulders Beach - 23 min walk
  • Warrior Toy Museum - 18 min walk
  • Noorul Islam Heritage Museum - 18 min walk
  • Simon's Town Museum - 22 min walk
  • Simon's Town Country Club - 23 min walk
  • Fisherman's Beach - 27 min walk
  • Fish Hoek Beach - 4.8 mi / 7.8 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 39 min drive
  • Simonstown Station - 26 min walk
  • Area shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 10 rooms
  • Arranged over 4 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • No pets or service animals allowed


  • Free WiFi and wired Internet access in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Free self parking


  • Area shuttle *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Taking the kids?
  • In-room childcare (surcharge)
Food and drink
  • Full breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
Working away
  • Business center
  • Conference space
  • Conference space size (feet) - 538
  • Conference space size (meters) - 50
  • Computer station
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 2009
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • German

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Sofa bed
  • Premium bedding
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Deep soaking bathtub
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Free local calls
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available

Special features



  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Golfing nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby

Mariner Guesthouse’s small print

Also known as

  • Mariner Cape Town
  • Mariner Guesthouse Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Mariner Guest House
  • Mariner Guest House Cape Town
  • Mariner Guesthouse House Cape Town
  • Mariner Guesthouse House
  • Mariner Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Mariner Guesthouse
  • Mariner Guesthouse Cape Town
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The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

Reservations are required for massage services and can be made by contacting the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 360.0 per day

Full breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 140 per person (approximately)

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Area shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Exceptional 9,6 From 59 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
5 Star Guest House
Joanne, caOther trip
Exceptional 10,0
Perfect in every way. Location service staff food
Wonderful staff. I felt like home. Great breakfast. Amazing view. Comfortable bed. Totally recommend this gem.
van, us1 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
Give me Simon's Town A N Y day!
Did my research and wow did it pay off. Mariner Guesthouse is all that you read. Comfortable, welcoming, safe, clean with world class views. Several minutes from Boulders Beach and the endemic African Penguins. An hour(ish) to Cape of Good Hope with more spectacular beauty. Got the luxury room with kitchenette and patio. Decided this was no time to bail on Capetown. Their water issue could be mine. I wanted to support the local businesses, to keep minimal footprint, and live life to the fullest while there. We decided that we could make "the water thing" work- that it was no reason to skip South Africa or the area. Trust me, NOTHING stopped us. The beauty was overwhelming and the only drawback for us was 2 pms was not enough time in Simon's Town nor at the Mariner Guesthouse. I was stunned to take a "bucket shower" and feel that my hair had simply never felt softer. NEVER! Go figure. Breakfast was AMAZING. With a pitcher of water on the buffet, may I add. Lavender flowerettes (one of many thoughtful touches) garnished the daily hot dishes (your choice among 4). Lots of fresh fruits, cereals, yogurts, pastries, breads. Yummy. Manager Daleen answered every possible question. My husband lost his fancy-dancy android phone - they found it and put it in a safe. Nightmare averted! Don't let the lack of water be a reason to skip this area now. Support them- you will learn more about their country as well as broaden your flexibility- always a good trait for the world traveler!
Jill, us2 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
Fabulous Stay
Guest house was well appointed and spotlessly clean. Breakfast was amazing and the service provided first class. Great location for seeing the penguins at Boulders Bay and for exploring the Cape. Would highly recommend.
Clare, gbFamily trip
Exceptional 10,0
This guesthouse was amazing! The breakfast was delicious, the staff was amazing, and the view was remarkable. We stayed in room #2 and LOVED the view from the balcony. The location was very safe, quiet, and peaceful. The fireplace in the seating area by the breakfast room was charming and cozy. It was easy to walk to the many restaurants in Simon's Town and to visit the penguins. We wouldn't even consider staying anywhere else if we return to Simon's Town!
Sara, us2 night romance trip

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