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1 room, 2 adults

Residence William French

4-star4 stars
44 Dorries Drive Simon S Town, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7975, South Africa

Upscale guesthouse within easy reach of Boulders Beach
  • Free WiFi
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  • Beautiful decor, facilities and viewFeb 19, 2019
  • Het was heel bijzonder en erg goedMar 30, 2018

Residence William French

from ZAR 1,440
  • Deluxe King Suite
  • Deluxe Queen Room with Sea View
  • Queen Room with Garden View
  • King Room with Sea View
  • King room

What’s around Residence William French


  • In Froggy Farm
  • Boulders Beach - 18 min walk
  • Fisherman's Beach - 7 min walk
  • Simon's Town Country Club - 12 min walk
  • Warrior Toy Museum - 36 min walk
  • Noorul Islam Heritage Museum - 36 min walk
  • Simon's Town Museum - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km
  • Fish Hoek Beach - 6.2 mi / 10 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 58 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 5 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-6 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 5 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 6 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

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


  • Children (15 years old and younger) not allowed


  • Pets stay free (dogs only)

  • Specific rooms only *

  • 1 per room (up to 29 lbs)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

WiFi rated good

  • Great for browsing and email



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • Free nearby parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

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

At the property

Food and drink
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Garden
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Xhosa

In the room

Home comforts
  • Espresso maker
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathtub or shower
Be entertained
  • Flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • In-room safe

Residence William French’s small print

Also known as

  • Residence William French Guesthouse Cape Town
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  • Resince William French Cape T
  • William French Cape Town
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Pet-friendly rooms can be requested by contacting the property at the number on the booking confirmation.

  • Pool access available from 7 AM to 10 PM.
  • Optional extras

    Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 600 per person (one-way)

    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 10,0 From 35 reviews

    Exceptional 10,0
    Absolutely delightful stay with William in his beautiful home. His attention to detail and enthusiasm is second to none
    Mary, gb1 night trip
    Exceptional 10,0
    Amazing stay, incredible views, highly recommend.
    Incredible, photo's don't do it justice, amazing hospitality, breakfast was amazing! Would 100% recommend.
    Cat, gb1 night trip with friends
    Exceptional 10,0
    Fantastic find
    Wow what an amazing find. Beautiful location with fantastic views over Boulder Beach. William and his team provided a 5 star stay.
    Neil, gb2 night romance trip

    Residence William French

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