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Wiener Neustadt, Austria
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Staying over for just one night but felt very welcome nevertheless. Decorated in a naval style with little thingies everywhere adding to this special atmosphere. The brown sherry in the room is a treat for a nightcap-wonderful idea! A wonderful and opulent English breakfast was a great start into the day. Don't miss the opportunity to be one of the...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay. All the best from the Cheriton team.

Workington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

So glad we booked this place for our one night stop-over in Simon's Town. Looking at it from the street (quiet location up a very slight hill just a few minutes walk from the beach) you get no idea what's behind the front door! When we arrived Dirk gave us a choice of two rooms, the Protea & the Outeniqua....

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write such a wonderful and informative review. We are happy that you enjoyed yourself during your stay with us and that everything was to your satisfaction. We enjoyed having you and hope to see you again sometime. All the best from Simon's Town, South Africa.

Romford
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights whilst touring the Cape Peninsular. Throughout our stay we received superb service from Dirk and his staff. Our room was a bit cramped but other than sleeping in it we spent very little time there. The guest house is quite spacious with a large lounge, indoor and outdoor eating areas, a honesty bar and...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the effort to write this review. It is good to hear that a frequent reviewer like yourselves " Highly Recommends" our Guest House. I am glad I could assist you with tips and some of the history about our beautiful Simon's Town. Margaret says thanks, she is very happy with the remark you made about...

New Sweden, Maine
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a warm, friendly and very charming guest house with a view. Nice breakfast, self service bar and a lovely garden with a pool. Denise and Dirk do everything to make us feel like home. One of the very best guest houses we stayed at in South Africa. Thanks a lot. We hope we will visit you a third...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Dear Mats and Helene, thank you for your great review. It was lovely having you as our guest and we are thrilled about your comments in the review. It is very rewarding for us to be regarded as "one of the best". We are looking forward to see you again. Go well.

Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a lovely place. Lot to explore and a $1Mio view. We enjoyed the stay as a family. Our daughter loved the pool. My wife admired the flowers and different angle of the garden. And I loved the bar. ;-) We got great tips for dinner and tours from Dirk. A lovely breakfast with a fantastic view over bay. We...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, we are thrilled that you enjoyed yourselves. All the best, the Cheriton team.

Brighton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have just left The Cheriton with more than a tear in our eye. It was my 5th visit to Simons Town and I could very easily book other accommodation, but, WHY WOULD I? The location is superb for most attractions. An easy walk to Boulders Beach and the restaurant there. A slightly longer walk to Simons Town and parking...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Dear Jacky, it was so nice to see you AGAIN. We always look forward to your visit. Thank you for taking the time to write this review. All the best Denise and Dirk.

Lausanne, Switzerland
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We loved it here, the room was perfect, the garden and pool a delight, and between observing the plethora of maritime souvenirs, objects and sculptures, the tropical birds in the garden and the stunning views from the deck, there is always something new to discover. The atmosphere is homey and relaxed, and Dirk and Denise are great hosts. As if...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderfully review. It is much appreciated.

Benoni
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Love this privately owned B & B - friendly, helpful owners who are so willing to go the extra mile, sweet staff who greet you and assist with a smile. The place is so interesting - loved our room with the en-suite bar...:)

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we are glad that everything was to your liking.

Paarl, South Africa
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Cheriton Guesthouse is amazing. The rooms have a theme and we stayed in the Emily hob room, which is like a little museum of the Submarines. Full with artifacts and nice paintings of submarine crew and ships. Then there is a small but fully equipped bar, where you can be your own bar-tender and we found nearly all know wiskey's...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write us this fabulous review. We are looking forward to see you again soon. All the best from the Cheriton team.

Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 December 2016

I spent 3 nights here at the end of November 2016.This is the best B&B I have ever stayed in. Wonderful views, great hosts, lovely bedroom, super breakfasts and the best stocked bar I have seen in a long time. Bedroom was spotless with a really comfy bed. Just a short walk to see the Penguins at Boulders and Simon's...

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Denise and Dirk B, Owner at Cheriton Guest House B&B, responded to this review

Wow, I wish we could use your fantastic review title as our new slogan. We are so glad that you had a fabulous time with us. It was a real privilege to have such pleasant guests staying with us. All the best, Denise and Dirk.

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Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Beachfront
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Beachfront
Things to do
  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Charming and very cosy, century old Victorian home overlooking False Bay. Maritime theme throughout. Quiet, safe suburb. 5 minutes walk to the famous Boulders penguin colony and the beach. 10 minutes drive to Cape Point national park. 30 different bird species are frequent visitors to our lovely garden. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Cheriton Guest House B&B

Address: 19 Belmont Road | Seaforth, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Price Range: £77 - £95 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cheriton Guest House B&B 3*
Number of rooms: 6
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“Although only 2 of us we had The Outeniqua which had a double bed & a separate room with bunk beds.”
 of 5 bubbles KathG234, 13 Feb 2017 | Read review
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 of 5 bubbles 445jackiev, 29 Jan 2017 | Read review
“I love the Emily Hobhouse.”
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“We liked the room by the bar”
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“Emily Hobhouse Room for the bar!!”
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