Simon's Town Accommodation

Simon's Town is a quirky seaside village to the south of Cape Town's city centre. Despite looking and feeling like a separate settlement all together, it is effectively a suburb of greater Cape Town, much like its neighbours Kalk Bay and Glencairn. Simon's Town has bucket loads of character, imbued by the old buildings, its residents and its history. It can be reached by a particularly scenic railway route and it is in fact the southern terminus of North-South railway line.

Simon's Town is a long narrow area, with its inhabitants and their homes wedged between False Bay and the mountain. Many homes and accommodation establishments creep up the side of the mountain, offering great views of the bay and the village below.

Speaking of the village below, the main road and historical centre is lined with Victorian-style double story buildings, housing a range of businesses from surf shops and scuba diving outfits to quaint little restaurants and cafes. There are even some vintage clothing stores which are fun to browse, and add a nice dimension to the Simon's Town scene.

One of Simon's Town's claims to fame is the naval base, once home to the Royal Navy, now housing South Africa's own navy. The iconic Boulders Beach is just to the south of the suburb and rightly so, is a magnet for tourists. It is not only a picturesque, protected beach, but also a hosts a breeding colony of the highly endangered African Penguin (also known as jackass penguins for their donkey-like bray).

Life is slow in this part of the world, and even if you just take a day trip down there, you'll likely get sucked in and find it hard to leave.

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Seadevilla
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Seadevilla is located in a Cul-de-sac at the top of Froggy Farm, Simon's Town on the slopes of the Swartberg Mountain. Newly built with uninterrupted 180° amazing sea views overlooking False Bay and ... Read More

Port of Call
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Newly refurbished, Port of Call is nestled in the mountain fynbos on the edge of the Table Mountain National Park, and is within easy walking distance of three beautiful beaches. The suites have panor... Read More

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Albatross House is situated directly above the quaint historic maritime village of historical town of Simon's Town. Albatross House offers comfortable accommodation and spectacular and uninterrupted v... Read More

Simons Town Penthouse
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Simonstown is situated on the False Bay coast of the warm Indian Ocean. This charming historical town is a firm favourite with both local and international tourists. Boulders Beach is just south of th... Read More

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Rocky Beach Self Catering STUDIO (Budget) is a small 21.25sq meter very private bedsitter, with it's own private entrance & courtyard of 10.8 sq meters situated in Dorries Drive, Simon's Town, wi... Read More

From R775 pps


Set on the water's edge of the Simon's Town yacht basin. With breathtaking views over False Bay and the majestic Simon's Kloof mountains, the Quayside waterfront offers a unique accommodation, confere... Read More

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Toad Hall is located on the scenic False Bay coast at historic Simon's Town. We enjoy a spectacular 180 degree east view over False Bay and its mountains, which regularly features a stunning sunrise t... Read More

From R625 pps


Cheriton Guest House offers cosy accommodation with Comfortable, well equipped and tastefully decorated rooms, warm and friendly service in a Victorian home overlooking False Bay and the historic nava... Read More

From R1400* unit


Delightful, comfortable, "olde worlde" fisherman's cottage situated above Simon's Town, with magnificent views of the harbour and across to the Hottentots Holland Mountains. Self catering cottage, two... Read More

From R675 pps


Apartment No.7 is situated on the first floor in the sought after St.George's Building, facing Jubilee Square and almost opposite the Tourist Information Office. Simon's Town is ideally situated to ex... Read More

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Simon's Town Reviews

Simon's Town
A lovely preserved old town with amazing history! A town that must be visited!
- Jenna Compton

Simon's Town
An amazing little town, with breath-taking views!
- Awongiwe Mtimkulu

Simon's Town
A quaint village with lots of things to see and do in close proximity
- Clive Bruyns

Simon's Town
This is truly a tourist friendly historical town with so much to offer for old and young, well worth a visit.
- Marina Laight

Simon's Town
Simonstown is totally amazing! One couldn't wish for a better vacation location!!
- Elise Van Platen