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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's a great location and the views are awesome. The accommodation is spacious and in a great position for easy access to the town. The rooms feel a little dated and a number of little things that could have made it memorable were missing, like the bed isn't comfortable and the fan noisy( no aircon).

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AlbatrossSimonsTown, Owner at Albatross House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback. We really appreciate it when our guests provide us with feedback. We are pleased to hear you thought the accommodation was spacious and within easy access to town. We are sorry to hear you felt the units were a bit dated. We understand that everyone has their own tastes and that our accommodation might not...

Sandton, South Africa
Reviewed 6 January 2017

Exceptional view, old furniture and some refreshment needed. Room cleaned only twice during the 7 days stay. Kitchen poorly equipped and old. Fridge very noisy. Access dangerous for kids....but good price

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AlbatrossSimonsTown, Owner at Albatross House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed the view and that you thought the price was fair. We apologize that that you felt the furniture was old, we do our best to try and refresh the apartment as often as possible, however also like to keep the furniture in line with the rustic feel...

Geilenkirchen, Germany
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

The sizes of the rooms were good. There were two bathrooms for two bedrooms wich was also enough. But it should be all a little bit cleaner. For example: The Toiletpaper roll was placed on the toilet brush an it was sprinkled in yellow coulor. So werden were not actually absolutely happy with this accomodation!

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AlbatrossSimonsTown, Owner at Albatross House B&B, responded to this review

We are really sorry to hear that you were not satisfied with the accommodation. The units are not only serviced on a regular basis but also spring cleaned regularly. We can assure you that our staff are well trained and should the toilet paper have been dirty this would have been removed immediately. We will in however investigate this and...

Centurion
Reviewed 22 November 2016

The venue is beautifully decorated. The host, Andre makes you feel at home the minute you get there and provides very helpful advice in terms of activities and restaurants to visit. Overall a lovely experience.

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AlbatrossSimonsTown, Owner at Albatross House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review. We are so pleased to hear you enjoyed every aspect of your stay with us. We hope to welcome you back soon.

Frankfurt, Germany
Reviewed 7 April 2016

Fantastic View!! Absolutely stunning! The apartment itself lovely furnished, cosy and spacious.Provided everything needed. Comfy beds. Very friendly and helpful owners.Thank you! We would definitely would love to come back!

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AlbatrossSimonsTown, Owner at Albatross House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely feedback. We would love to have you back at our guest house. We are so pleased to hear that the apartment lived up to your high expectations. Look forward to seeing you soon

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 29 February 2016

Rooms were generously sized and comfortable. The bathtub and kitchen appliances were on the basic / ageing side but apart from that the views and balconies were fantastic, and the bed and couch were very comfortable.

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AlbatrossHouse, Owner at Albatross House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely review. We are very happy to hear you enjoyed your stay with us and that you found the beds and couches comfortable. We have already started to upgrade some of our facilities to improve on customer experience. We hope to welcome you back to our guest house

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 10 January 2016

We enjoyed 2 nights in the beginning of January in beautiful Simon's Town. In the Albatross Guesthous, we found a generous appartment, run by a very friendly family. The outlook from the appartment and the terrace is fantastic! We had a perfect stay!

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Thank you. We love to hear that our guests had a perfect stay. We hope to welcome you back for another memorable stay with us.

Wellington, South Africa
Reviewed 17 August 2015

Everything was excellent, perhaps look to have sharper knives and scissors, as these were not ideal.The view and the friendliness of the people were great. Andre was extremely helpful, we really enjoyed our stay

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 6 May 2015

As previous reviewers have mentioned, Albatross House has an absolutely stunning view of the Simons Town harbor! Should you choose to stay here you must rise early on at least one morning to watch the sunrise which will take your breath away. We stayed over for three nights at the end of April as a break in the middle of...

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Hong Kong
Reviewed 14 January 2015

Great view of the ocean from the top of the hill in Simonstown, from the living room's and also the 2 bedrooms' huge balconies. perfect place for 3-4 persons or a family travelling with car in Cape Town and would like to stay close to Simonstown or closer to the Cape Point National Park area. Host was friendly and nice....

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Minibar
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Additional Information about Albatross House B&B

Address: 37 Victory Way, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Price Range: $87 - $179 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Albatross House B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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