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1 room, 2 adults

Whale View Manor Guesthouse

4-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
402 Main Road, Murdoch Valley, Simon's Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7995, South Africa

Upscale beach guesthouse with spa, near Boulders Beach
  • Free English breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
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Tasty breakfast
Awesome vibe
Great location
Complaints about WiFi

Whale View Manor Guesthouse

from ZAR 2,400
  • Double Room, Sea View
  • Double Room, Mountain View

What’s around Whale View Manor Guesthouse


  • Boulders Beach - 15 min walk
  • Fisherman's Beach - 3 min walk
  • Simon's Town Country Club - 9 min walk
  • Warrior Toy Museum - 33 min walk
  • Noorul Islam Heritage Museum - 33 min walk
  • Simon's Town Museum - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Fish Hoek Beach - 6 mi / 9.7 km
  • Kalk Bay Harbour - 7.9 mi / 12.7 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 57 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 10 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
Airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)

  • Babysitting/childcare *


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle at scheduled times *


  • Free self parking

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free English breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • Room service (during limited hours)
Things to do
  • Full-service spa
  • Spa treatment room(s)
Working away
  • Business center
  • One meeting room
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Wedding services
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace

In the room

Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
Freshen up
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe

Special features


Guests can pamper themselves with a trip to the onsite spa, which has 1 treatment room. Services include facials, body wraps, body scrubs, and body treatments.

Whale View Manor Guesthouse’s small print

Also known as

  • Whale View Manor Guesthouse
  • Whale View Manor Guesthouse Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Whale View Manor Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Whale View Manor Guesthouse House
  • Whale View Manor Guesthouse House Cape Town
  • Whale View Manor Cape Town
  • Whale View Manor
  • Whale View Manor
  • Whale View Manor Guesthouse Cape Town
  • Whale View Manor Guesthouse Guesthouse


For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

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

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 350 per night

Babysitting/childcare is available for an extra charge

Airport 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.

Recent reviews

Fabulous 8,6 From 16 reviews

Very good 8,0
Lovely guesthouse
This hotel was great. The only thing missing for us was a bit more hospitality. Everyone was very kind, but we often wondered if anyone else was actually around or in the house. Additionally, the WiFi is very spotty- only an issue if you need to do any work or hop on the internet for some reason. Overall a very nice, clean, well-located guest house.
us1 night romance trip
Good 6,0
Nice Hotel, but Remote with Difficult Access
Nice and stylish hotel, but the location is removed from anything but the beach requiring a drive to get to Simon’s Town. Access to the hotel is somewhat difficult since the only access is via the very steep driveway (i.e. no pedestrian path). Parking is limited and tight. The hotel has a fantastic view of the ocean/beach from the front veranda. The staff are very nice and accommodating. The WiFi is absolutely the worst. It is weak and keeps logging out. The beds are nice, but the pillows are very firm. I assume that they could have been switched out, but I only realized this late at night and didn’t want to wander around looking for staff to address the issue. The breakfast was fantastic.
Patrick, us1 night trip with friends
Exceptional 10,0
Whale View Manor Guesthouse
We stayed for 2 nights at Whale View Manor Guesthouse and the service and breakfast were very good. We watched two whales float past when sitting on our bedroom balcony. The hightlight of the whole holiday.
Tim, gb2 night family trip
Exceptional 10,0
Whale View Manor Guesthouse
Stayed at the Whale View Manor Guesthouse which was very relaxing. The service and breakfast was was great sitting outside in the morning sun. We watched 2 whales go past the hotel while we sat on the balcony.
Tim, gb2 night family trip
Good 6,0
The hotel itself was beautiful, staff was also extremely helpful and welcoming. We even saw whales one morning while eating breakfast. I only really have two complaints- noise travels very easily so once any guest is up you hear them. Made it kind of tough after long travels. The other thing, they serve breakfast but that's it(this may have been our error as well) but it's difficult to get a ride around that area and there's not really anything to do except boulders beach. After that, unless you have your own transport- you're just kind of stuck at the hotel- hungry. But again, if we would of had our own car this would have been different.
us2 night romance trip

Whale View Manor Guesthouse

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