Simon's Town Quayside Hotel Description
Simon's Town Quayside Hotel is set on the water's edge of Simon's Town yacht basin with breathtaking views over False Bay and the majestic Simon's Kloof mountains. Situated at the heart of the Cape Point Route, this superior four star hotel and conference centre offers a unique accommodation, conferencing, shopping and dining experience for business and leisure travelers alike. Each luxury bedroom has magnificent views of either False Bay and the Simon’s Town yacht basin or the majestic Simon's Kloof mountains. Comfortably furnished for ultimate relaxation, all rooms have en-suite bathrooms with separate bath and shower. Enjoy a spectacular sunrise form the private balcony of your room and absorb the breathtaking views across the bay. All tastes are catered for in a variety of restaurants offering a selection of culinary delights several of which are situated within the Quayside Waterfront Centre located on the water’s edge with breathtaking sea and harbour views. Choose from a wide assortment of tasty steaks, fish or pizza accompanied by a bottle or two of award-winning South African wine. Guests of the Simon's Town Quayside Hotel can enjoy a hearty breakfast at Bertha’s restaurant situated within the Quayside Waterfront Centre.
A mere 40 minutes from Cape Town’s city centre, Simon’s Town offers an eclectic array of exciting attractions in and around the surrounding area. Take a leisurely stroll to nearby Boulders Beach to view the biggest penguin colony in Africa! Spend a morning shark cage diving with the Great White sharks or go kayaking in and around the bay where you might get the opportunity to spot some whales or dolphins. Choose from a series of boat trips on your doorstep - harbour cruises, trips to Seal Island and Cape Point. Try your hand at scuba diving at some the ship wrecks around the peninsula or soak up the sun at one of the eighteen swimming beaches in the area. Go sailing, surfing and kite boarding along the False Bay Coast and for those who love fishing, take a deep sea charter or simply fish of the harbour wall at Kalk Bay. Take a stroll along Simon’s Town Historic Mile or an energetic walk in the surrounding Simon’s Kloof mountains. For the golf lovers, there is a variety of golf courses in close proximity of the hotel. There is also the Silver Mine Nature Reserve which is home to the Cape Fynbos whilst the famous Cape Point Nature Reserve is a mere 15 minute drive away. The Simon's Town Waterfront Centre has all the sophistication that you can hope for, while still maintaining the town’s seaside atmosphere. A variety of shops, with a range of products are within easy reach of the hotel and the town is rapidly gaining a reputation as the culinary capital on the Cape Point Route. Spend some time absorbing Simon’s Town’s history in the four museums in the area and for real relaxation, frequent one of the local health spas. Sample some of the finest wines from some of the oldest wine farms in South Africa – Groot Constantia, Klein Constantia, Buitenverwachting and Steenberg are all within the greater surrounding area.