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1 room, 2 adults

A Boat House

2,5-star2,5 stars
25 Dolphin Way, Simonskloof, Simonstown, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7995, South Africa

Guesthouse with indoor pool, near Simon's Town Country Club
  • Free English breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Stunning views and excellent service! Oct 21, 2019
  • Its a lovely place with fantasic views. The room was comfortable but quite small. I could…Sep 8, 2018

A Boat House

from ZAR 1,125
  • Captains Cabin
  • Quarter Deck
  • Upper Deck
  • Lower Deck
  • Cabin
  • Chart Deck

What’s around A Boat House


  • Boulders Beach - 33 min walk
  • Simon's Town Country Club - 33 min walk
  • Cape Point - 15.6 mi / 25.1 km
  • Constantia Glen Winery - 20.5 mi / 33 km
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens - 22.8 mi / 36.7 km
  • V&A Waterfront - 30 mi / 48.2 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 53 min drive
  • Simonstown Station - 24 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 6 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-9:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

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

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • 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
  • Free reception
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals nearby
  • Golf lessons available nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Kayaking nearby
  • Mountain biking nearby
  • Parasailing nearby
  • Sailing nearby
  • Scuba diving nearby
  • Snorkeling nearby
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby
  • Windsurfing nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Minibar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Sleep well
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
  • Individually furnished
  • Balcony
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • TV
  • Premium TV channels
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Kitchenette
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features



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

A Boat House’s small print

Also known as

  • Boat House Hotel Simon's Town
  • Boat House Simon's Town
  • Boat House B&B Cape Town
  • Boat House Cape Town
  • Boat House Guesthouse Cape Town
  • A Boat House Cape Town
  • A Boat House Guesthouse
  • A Boat House Guesthouse Cape Town


Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds.

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.

Optional extras

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.

FAQs for A Boat House

  • Does A Boat House offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, A Boat House does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at A Boat House?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at A Boat House?
    Yes, there's an indoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at A Boat House?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at A Boat House?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 9:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by A Boat House?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.
  • What is there to do near A Boat House?
    Recommended spots to visit include Simon's Town Country Club (1.7 mi) and Boulders Beach (1.7 mi), along with Cape Point (15.6 mi) and Constantia Glen Winery (20.5 mi).

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9,8 From 31 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Beautiful guest house
Beautiful Guest House with a lot of style, decortions and nice friendly owners and staff.
Dieter, za1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Mountainside views of Simonstown
Quaint furnishings in a spacious room with a comfortable bed and great views from the balcony
Phillip, za1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Amazing staff, amazing room, wonderful breakfast. The view from the room and the house is breathtaking. Highly recommended if you plan a stay in Simons Town
PHILIP, ie1 night trip
Exceptional 10,0
beautiful spot
Robin, ca1 night romance trip
Very good 8,0
Loved this B&B. It was the perfect place to stay in Simon's Town!
Michelle, us1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Amazing place
omry, il1 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
A perfect find
A Boat House is an awesome place to stay. The staff are super friendly and helpful with local knowledge and makes you feel so welcome and made to feel at home. The rooms are really like room in a nice house, views from the room of False bay are incredible. Geradine will make you a hot fresh break to your liking over morning, so cool!
David, us4 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Absolutely wonderful and thoroughly relaxing! Thank you so much!
Jack, gb2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
Simon’s Town b&b with views across the bay
Fabulous view great staff. Not many amenities right around but the owners had helpful suggestions. Lovely balconies. Breakfast had lots of choice, everything fresh.
Shelagh, gb1 night romance trip

A Boat House

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