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5.0 out of 5

"Just brilliant. Superb location, lovely staff, great breakfast and beautifully appointed rooms. " More

By a verified traveller on Tue 26 Feb 2019

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Cabin

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max
£49* Per night/room 16 May - 17 May

Upper Deck

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Lower Deck

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Double Room

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Luxury Double Room

Bed Count 1 King Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Chart Deck

Bed Count 1 Queen Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Hotel Description

Our customers tell us that they enjoy the free breakfast at A Boat House. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Cape Floral Region Protected Areas. Features include free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking and a free manager's reception. This 2.5-star guesthouse has 6 rooms. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a kitchenette.

  • All rooms offer kitchenettes, balconies and cable TV
  • Free English breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi
  • Free self-parking
  • Take a swim in the indoor pool
  • Amenities include laundry facilities, a terrace and library
  • Guests speak favourably about the helpful staff and the WiFi
  • Just a 4-minute drive from Simon's Town Country Club and a few minutes from Boulders Beach
  • Airport shuttle service available for a fee

A Boat House ratings based on 1 Verified Reviews

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Guest reviews for A Boat House

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5 out of 5
Just brilliant. Superb location, lovely staff, great breakfast and beautifully appointed rooms.

Posted by , from Edinburgh on 26 Feb 2019

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Property Features

Free breakfast is served daily, and guests can also enjoy a free nightly manager's reception. WiFi is free in public spaces. An indoor pool, a library, and a terrace are also featured at A Boat House. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this Cape Town guest house.

  • 6 guestrooms or units
  • English breakfast (free)
  • Manager's reception (free)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Smoking in designated areas

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Indoor pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchenette
  • Laundry facilities
  • Fridge

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Airport: Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) (53.7 km / 33.3 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

A Boat House offers 6 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. Rooms open to balconies. Each accommodation is individually furnished and decorated. Beds feature Frette Italian sheets and premium bedding. Kitchenettes offer fridges and coffee/tea makers. Bathrooms include a shower, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Premium cable televisions are provided. Hypo-allergenic bedding and an iron/ironing board can be requested. Housekeeping is provided on a daily basis.

  • In-room kitchenette
  • Private balcony
  • Minibar
  • Television
  • Cable channels
  • Premium channels
  • Fridge
  • Coffee maker
  • Frette Italian linens
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer
  • Safe
  • Toiletries (free)
  • Iron and ironing board available
  • Heating
  • Portable fan
  • Ensuite bathroom
  • Unique furnishings
  • Unique decor

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free English breakfast daily. The guest house hosts a free manager's reception daily.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the guest house include an indoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

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

Accessibility

If you have any requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

  • Wheelchair-accessible path of travel
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 9:00 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

The front desk at this property is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM.
Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10:30 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.

Pet Policy

  • No pets allowed

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed

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

This property accepts credit cards

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cots/infant beds. This property accepts credit cards.

  • Staffed front desk

Hotel Names

  • 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

You should know

  • Reservations are needed for massage services and spa treatments. For reservations, contact the guest house before arrival using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
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