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The Boat House

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“indoor pool”(9 reviews)
“pool table”(11 reviews)
“quarter deck”(7 reviews)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Attention to detail is the essence of this B & B: rosemary strips with napkins and towels; fantastic breakfast table and cooked food; sherry in rooms; afternoon cake; nautical themed sumptuous rooms; and a view of the bay unsurpassed.

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Response from summermagic2015, Owner at The Boat HouseResponded yesterday

Thank you for staying with us in Simon's Town and for your wonderful review

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This must be one of the most beautiful B&Bs in the world, perched above Simonstown Harbour with panoramic views from the 8 decks of the 8 rooms. It has been decorated in marine style by its chic owners: you start with a walkway across the...More

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Response from summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much, Juliet for your fantastic review! We love hearing back from our guests. We are so happy that you had a great time and enjoyed spending time here with us at A Boathouse!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

excellent - beautifully positioned on the hill overlooking the bay.... stunning views and for us it was so still and tranquil that day which added to the appeal. The facilities were excellent. I would highly recommend it and would definitely go again.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our stay at the Boat House was lovely. We were warmly welcomed and shown to our room which had a beautiful view of the bay. All the rooms do, including the breakfast room. Breakfast every day was delicious, and the day we were leaving too...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely place to stay. Excellent service with great attention to detail. Nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast was very good with wonderful views across Simon's Town and False Bay. Because of the windy conditions, which are common, the doors of the room had to...More

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Response from summermagic2015, Manager at The Boat HouseResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your fantastic review. Im sorry about the wind! If we could shut it off or turn it down we would! see you next time

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Microwave
Things to do
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Indoor pool
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Price range
US$104 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$104 - US$185 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Erika W
9 July 2017|
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Response from Alexis_AJB | Reviewed this property |
There is parking for about 6 cars by their main entrance on Dolphin Way. It's off-street but not behind a gate (although Dolphin Way is a cul-de-sac so there isn't a lot of foot or road traffic). We walked down to Simonstown... More
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ragboat
12 June 2016|
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"The upper rooms have e nicer view."
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"Choose the Upper Deck or Captain's Cabin"
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"the rooms on the top floor ( called "deck "like in a ship) have the best view on the ocean and the..."
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"The rooms all have sea views."
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