Apartment | 4 bedrooms | sleeps 10
Set in the beautiful Red Hill Mountains overlooking False Bay with its clean, unspoilt beaches, The Boat House offers spectacular ocean & mountain views. The Boat House is fully equipped and elegantly furnished, and offers 3 individually furnished suites, all with bathroom, kitchen and private entrance.
Take a very short stroll to the charming village, penguin beach and yacht club. Let the penguins entertain you and watch the whales play in the Bay, or simply relax and enjoy our indoor solar-heated pool.
Bed and breakfast is available on request. Should you wish to be provided with a continental or cooked breakfast, this can be arranged for ZAR 50 (approx £5) per person per day.
|Size||Sleeps up to 10, 4 bedrooms|
|Nearest beach||Boulders (1 min) 1 km|
|Will consider||Corporate bookings, House swap, Short breaks (1-4 days)|
|Nearest Amenities||1 km|
|Nearest travel links||Nearest airport: Cape Town International 50 km, Nearest railway: Simonstown (3 min) 3 km|
|Family friendly||Great for children of all ages|
|Notes||No pets allowed, Yes, smoking allowed|
Features and Facilities
|Luxuries||DVD player, Staffed property, Sea view|
|Pool||Shared indoor pool|
|General||TV, Video player, CD player, Pool or snooker table, Games room, Safe, Wi-Fi available|
|Standard||Kettle, Toaster, Iron, Hair dryer|
|Utilities||Clothes dryer, Cooker, Microwave, Fridge, Freezer, Washing machine|
|Furniture||Single beds (6), Double beds (2)|
|Other||Linen provided, Towels provided|
|Outdoors||Shared indoor pool, Balcony or terrace, BBQ|
|Further details indoors||
The accommodation at The Boat House comprises of:
THE LOWER DECK (sleeps up to 5)
A two-bedroom apartment with lounge, dining room, and kitchen. The main bedroom has an en suite shower and a queen size bed while the second bedroom is suitable for children with its double bunk and en suite shower. Lovely sea views from the main bedroom, lounge, dining room, and kitchen. Additional day bed also available.
THE UPPER DECK (sleeps up to 3)
A large room with twin beds, microwave, fridge, en suite shower, and stunning views. Additional pull-out bed available.
THE CABIN (sleeps 2)
A room with a queen bed, a small kitchenette, en suite shower, and sea views.
|Further details outdoors||
The balcony has bistro tables.
Self-catering and B&B options both available, please enquire directly with owner for more details.
All guests have access to our solar-heated indoor pool area where there is also a BBQ and pool table.
Smoking is limited to outside only please.
The Western Cape region
The area around Cape Town, Western Cape is one of the most attractive parts of South Africa, with its fertile valleys and coastline with beautiful bays and beaches just waiting to be explored. The area is at the centre of the South African winemaking industry, with the wineries of Franschhoek, Paarl and Stellenbosch close at hand. The cosmopolitan city of Cape Town, Africa's most attractive metropolis, is also easily reachable from here.
Nearby attractions include:
* Boulders Beach (Jackass Penguins)
* Cape Point Nature Reserves
* Kalk Bay - fresh fish market and antique shops
* Scenic train ride from Simon’s Town to Cape Town
* Nature walks in Silvermine Nature Reserve
* Constantia Valley - home of Groot Constantia, Alphen & Uitsig wine estates (only a 25 minute drive)
* Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens
* Hout Bay for a trip to Seal Island and Stellenbosch & Paarl for wine tasting on famous wine estates
* Enjoy a boat trip or deep sea fishing, or go and experience the magnificent scuba diving which Simonstown offers.
Simonstown is a quaint, historic town. Visit the naval museum or the penguins at Boulders Beach. Cape Point is a wonderful 20 minute drive away or go by boat from Simonstown Harbour! Visit our Great White sharks at Seal Island by boat (cage diving available) or kayak with the dolphins!! In season, watch the whales play in the bay from your balcony!
Highlights of other activities in the area:
* Short stroll into town centre or 1 minute by car!!
* Walking with baboons
* Simonstown golf club is 5 minute drive away
* Organised fishing charters
* Excellent seafood restaurants