House | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 8
Neptune Home is the perfect location for people who want to explore Caetown and surroundings during their holiday.
It is the idea place for a family, a couple or small group of friends who enjoy relaxing in a quiet, secluded hide away while enjoying unsurpassed views over False Bay.
The house is recently renovated and has all the facilities you may need. The garden is totally private and safe.
Simons Town, an old naval town that is rich in history, is only 1 km away, It offers many small boutique shops and fine restaurants as well as a naval museum. The harbour is home to the South African Navy, as well as to fishermen and many sailing yachts. It is the starting place for many excursions, sea trips and other activities. In addition there are several beautiful, secluded and safe beaches in Simons Town. The well known penguin colony is about 4 km away.
All around Simons Town are national parks, ideal for hiking or picnicking.
Cape Town is an easy 30-45 minute drive away via scenic roads and /or highways. In addition there is a regular train service from Simon Town to the centre of Cape Town. The closest winelands Constantia wine route) are a mere 15 minutes away and besides wine tasting they offer great culinary experiences. Stellenbosch, with its abundance of wine estates, is about 60 km away, and can be reached via freeway or via a scenic coastal road
The peninsula itself is a wonder of nature that beckons to be explored. It's rolling mountains, beautiful beaches, little villages, fynbos vegetation and varied wild life are a continuous source of amazement and joy.
|Size||Sleeps up to 8, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Simonstown - longbeach 1 km|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Capetown International 40 km, Nearest railway: Simonstown 1 km|
|Notes||No pets allowed, No smoking at this property|
Features and Facilities
|Rooms||4 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms of which 1 Family bathrooms and 2 En suites|
|Furniture||Single beds (4), Double beds (2), Cots (1), Dining seats for 10, Lounge seats for 8|
The Western Cape region
Simonstown is located on the Southern Peninsula, the southern tip of the African continent. It is a small, historical, english town, popular with art lovers.
The winter is the rainy season, although the weather changes fast on the peninsula. The summers are moderately warm, with lots of sunshine and an occasional shower. The wind is usually from the South East or South West and can be strong at times.
Simonstown is an easy 30 minute drive away from Capetown. Stellenbosch and its wineries are less then an hour away by car. In Simonstown is a naval base, where large international vessels are often ankered. Next to the naval base is the local harbour and yacht club. From here one can go on fishing trips, whale watching trips or go see kayakking or sailing. Around the harbour are many terasses and restaurants.
All around Simonstown are lovely walks, many in area's that are national parks.
Popular activities include cycling, fishing, whale watching, bird watching, scuba diving, sailing, kayakking and ofcourse hiking.
The west side of the peninsula is a mere 10 minutes away by car. Here you find more splendid beaches along the shores of the (very cold) atlantic ocean. Horseback riding is popular here.
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31 Aug 2013
"Great location, Beautiful view"
10 day stay. Very good value for the money. Modern open-plan accomodation with all the amenities including dishwasher, washer and drier. Very comfortable beds and clean, modern bathrooms. DSTV and fas… More
27 Jun 2013
"Great house to stay!"
Clean and spacious house with everything you need to have a relaxing holiday. Large open living area in combination with 4 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms.… More
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