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Watercolours House

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Room & Suite (10)
Dining (3)
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  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“aqua room”(5 reviews)
“quiche”(5 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Suites
4 Star Hotel
Watercolours House is set at the foot of the Simonsberg Mountains and right opposite the sea. It is a modern, intimate and family run establishment set in an indigenous garden, which features a large sea facing swimming pool. Continental breakfast is served in the diningroom and the...
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Location and contact
466 Main Road | Murdoch Valley South, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
18.9 miles to Cape Town Intl Airport
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All reviewsaqua roomquicheoverlooking the seabig tablelocked garagedog loverscape pointopen seaother guestsher husbandbeyond the call of dutyhire carfalse baybreakfast was deliciousfantastic stayan incredible viewthe perfect host
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

We stayed in the Aqua room for 5 nights over Easter. Fantastic room with secluded balcony. The location was great, a quite area with spectacular morning views across False Bay to a rising sun. Sharon looked after us so well, wonderful breakfast with a range...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

We stayed in the navy suite and the room was clean spacious and immaculate. Sharon greeted us and was extremely polite and very helpful. She rang restaurants and made reservations and even contacted a local taxi firm for us. There’s a safe garage for the...More

3  Thank Sam M
Reviewed 14 March 2018

My wife and I had a wonderful stay at Watercolours House. It was the perfect place for us as we arrived in South Africa. Sharon was a gracious hostess and the breakfasts were wonderful. Great location for visiting Cape Point and Boulders Beach/Penguins!

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Reviewed 20 February 2018

beautifully decorated property with helpful and friendly owner and excellent sea views. the pool was also delightful coming home in the evening. Simons town with restaurants and shops close by and the house makes a good starting point to explore the sights of the peninsular

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1  Thank Angela G
Reviewed 14 February 2018

We absolutely loved our stay with Sharon at Watercolours House. The facilities are fantastic with a view which is nothing short of breathtaking. We spent time in both the Garden Room and the Aqua room both of which were beautiful and comfortable. The aqua room...More

Thank emmahse
Response from Watercolours466, Owner at Watercolours HouseResponded 15 February 2018

Dear Emma & Derek Thank you very much for your lovely comments. It was such a pleasure to get to know you both and to have you stay. We are missing your wonderful Scottish accents at the breakfast table! I really hope our paths cross...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Pool
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Refrigerator in room
Things to do
Pool
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Price range
US$119 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$119 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites
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Traveller (38)
Room & Suite (10)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (1)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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ragboat
12 June 2016|
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Response from Watercolours466 | Property representative |
Hi there Thank you for your enquiry. We have large fans in the rooms, as well as portable upright air conditioners, which we use as the need arises. Our rooms all face the sea and the sunrise - ie east, therefore are not... More
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"the two upper rooms (Aqua and Navy) offer private balcony with the most spectacular views"
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"Aqua room was spectacular"
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"I think all room face the ocean, but my preference is for a room on the second level."
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"Aqua room has a beautiful view !"
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