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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
Bar is awesome
Tasty breakfast
Awesome vibe
Fantastic service

A Boat House

from ZAR 1,395
  • 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
  • Constantia Glen Winery - 17.4 mi / 27.9 km
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens - 19.5 mi / 31.4 km
  • V&A Waterfront - 26.9 mi / 43.2 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 39 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.

Required at check-in

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

  • Government-issued photo ID 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 hotel in advance to reserve a crib (infant bed). Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

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 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.

Recent reviews

Exceptional 9,8 From 32 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
Outstanding service, food,accommodation and views!
Outstanding accommodation. Fireplace, balcony and plentiful windows with mountain view and sea view made our stay absolutely incredible. Evance was there to welcome us and see us off. What friendly, homely staff. Fantastic food and amenities. Definitely a favourite and we can't wait to go back.
Lindsay, 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

A Boat House

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