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    Simon's Town Backpackers

    66 St Georges Street, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
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          Traveller (22)
          Room & Suite (6)
          Dining (1)
          The Boat House
          255 reviews
          #1 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Simonstown Guest House
          406 reviews
          #4 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Mariner Guesthouse
          320 reviews
          #3 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre
          363 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Simon's Town
           
          Overview
          • Excellent10%
          • Very good34%
          • Average23%
          • Poor14%
          • Terrible19%
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          The Boat House
          255 reviews
          #1 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Simonstown Guest House
          406 reviews
          #4 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Mariner Guesthouse
          320 reviews
          #3 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre
          363 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Simon's Town
           
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          1 - 5 of 47 reviews

          Reviewed 24 March 2017

          I stayed with the backpackers for 3 days during my dive course in Simons Town. I was surprised when i saw my room. Not only it is far from what a hostel look like, I had my own double bed and a wardrobe. My room...More

          Thank lizzylee89
          Reviewed 5 January 2017

          The place is quite nice to stay in when exploring the southern part of the Cape peninsula. Located in the centre of the little town gives you the chance to try the nearby restaurants. Not much of a view though - military harbour. Good to...More

          Thank Vitproch
          Reviewed 1 November 2016

          Old-style building with great wooden floors, a balcony overlooking the harbour and super comfortable beds. The kitchen is big and well-equipped. The staff are friendly and helpful. The rooms are so comfortable it feels more like a self-catering hotel than a backpackers. Across the road...More

          Thank megstravels_11
          Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

          Very friendly and helpful staff, with clean rooms and comfortable beds! A quick walk to anywhere in Simons town. If you are looking for an affordable place to stay while visiting, this backpackers is definitely recommended.

          Thank Etienne Z
          Reviewed 31 August 2016

          We stayed for a few days, but this place is best suitable for a short stay. The location is good - walking distance both from the train and the penguins, and with everything you need close by. At winter this it's not optimal, as there...More

          Thank Ideatroll
          The Boat House
          255 reviews
          #1 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Simonstown Guest House
          406 reviews
          #4 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Mariner Guesthouse
          320 reviews
          #3 of 29 B&Bs / Inns in Simon's Town
           
          Simon's Town Quayside Hotel and Conference Centre
          363 reviews
          #1 of 6 hotels in Simon's Town
           
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          • US$43 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          • South Africa >
          • Western Cape >
          • Cape Town >
          • Simon's Town
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          Traveller (22)
          Room & Suite (6)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (12)
          Bathroom (3)
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          Nearby Attractions
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          83 reviews
          .30 km away
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