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Mariner Guesthouse

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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to Simon's Town for two reasons, i.e., to see the penguin colonies and as a jumping-off point for day trips to the Cape peninsula. Never did we expect that our guesthouse, the Mariner, would, in and of itself, be a high point of...More

Thank Sweetwood1075
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This B & B is superbly run and a perfect place to stay in Simon’s Town. We had an issue with a piece of luggage being delayed and were unable to reach the carrier to deliver and the owner Leiza along with the hostess Daleen...More

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Thank Colin R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We will most definitely be back! We loved the hospitality and the warmth that everyone that worked there gave. I had a request for my sons birthday and they went the extra mile for him - homemade cupcakes and gift was waiting for him when...More

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Response from LieselMariner, Owner at Mariner GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so happy that you enjoyed your stay and our hospitality. We love doing something special for celebrations - it was our pleasure!

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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Beautiful B & B plus the staff went out of their way to make our stay incredible. The breakfasts were awesome! Anything we needed from a breakfast to go to ensuring our transportation needs were met - they made it happen!

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Response from LieselMariner, Owner at Mariner GuesthouseResponded 4 weeks ago

Making our guests stay exceptional and special is what it is all about for us. I am so happy to hear that we were able to assist where needed and that you enjoyed our breakfast and hospitality. You are most welcome!

Reviewed 1 July 2018

This accommodation was booked by a tour company. It is an older villa that has been upgraded. The staff are absolutely wonderful and as kind as any I have met in my travels. The furniture in room 2 is classically beautiful of an earlier period....More

Thank W Kurt B
Response from Liesel C, Owner at Mariner GuesthouseResponded 6 July 2018

Thank you for your kind feedback. I am happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us in Simon's Town and that you found our staff caring and our views and breakfast satisfying. For the benefit of other readers, room 2 is our Superior...More

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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Breakfast Available
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
Shuttle Bus Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Babysitting
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Microwave
Minibar
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Harbor View Hotel in Simon's Town
#4 Bay View Hotel in Simon's Town
#10 Mid-range Hotel in Simon's Town
#13 Romantic Hotel in Simon's Town
#15 Great View Hotel in Simon's Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$74 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Harbor View Hotel in Simon's Town
#4 Bay View Hotel in Simon's Town
#10 Mid-range Hotel in Simon's Town
#13 Romantic Hotel in Simon's Town
#15 Great View Hotel in Simon's Town
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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Traveller (104)
Room & Suite (73)
Dining (14)
Pool & Beach (6)
Family and Play Areas (8)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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GabsGirl76
8 December 2016|
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Response from Liesel C | Property representative |
Hi there, yes, the Family Unit is ideal for families like yours. The rooms are spacious and inter-leading, each with its own facilities. We can easily add an extra kiddies-bed for your 3 year old. You are welcome to add on... More
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ragboat
12 June 2016|
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Response from Liesel C | Property representative |
Hi there, The Executive rooms are not air conditioned, but they have panel heaters and ceiling fans. These rooms also have sea-facing balconies with a cool breeze that is normally present. Simon's Town has very moderate... More
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ragboat
12 June 2016|
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Response from Liesel C | Property representative |
Hi again, Thank you for your interest in accommodation at Mariner Guesthouse in Simon's Town, Cape Town. MARINER GUESTHOUSE is a 4-star guesthouse built above the harbour with breathtaking sea views across False Bay. We... More
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"Ask for rooms that face the bay."
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"Room 2 is absolutely the best."
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"Garden apartment very comfortable for families and perfect for longer stays too."
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"Not sure how you could go wrong in any room, but we had a great one!"
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