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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We cannot fault this place, beautiful house high up in the hills with amazing views and staff to match. Darwin, Bev, James , Samuel did everything they could to cater for our every need. Fresh food cooked to order each day. We ended up eating there everyday as Darwin and resident Chef Bev's was so good, the restaurant's food didn't...

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Sandy, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this magical place by chance on the internet & were amazed that it had NO negative reviews..... Now we know why! Despite it being further up a hill than I expected & my wife having mobility issues, it didn't present a problem as the staff went over & above what was expected of them. Thank you Darwin, Sam,...

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Oxford
Reviewed 1 week ago

A boutique hotel that genuinely cares about you having a great stay. Great manager and staff team, lovely rooms, fantastic vistas and a great location for accessing the Cape and nearby bays. We stayed for Christmas and there were so many little touches that the hotel team added which just made it a really memorable stay and good value as...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a super property with everything as described. Very friendly warm welcome from all staff as we met them. There was a lift so we did not have to carry the luggage up the stairs. Welcome snacks and drinks in the fridge also appreciated. Was great to stay here and then we got up and at 7am left to...

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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 28 November 2016

We stayed at Magellan's this past May - we were the only couple there at the time. There was one morning we had to leave at 330am to drive waaaay around the coast for shark diving (the sharks weren't in Simon's Town when we visited) and we told them the night before as we didn't want them getting up and...

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Ottawa, Canada
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We were just recently staying at Magellan's Passage - unfortunately only 2 nights - after an amazing time in Botswana. This place is amazing!! The rooms are wonderful - we had seaside rooms - great views, lovely breeze, and the rooms were spacious and very well appointed. The staff - James went over and above duty to help us sort...

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Pasadena, Maryland
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We stayed here for three nights in the RLJ room with the spiral stairway to our balony overlooking False Bay. The beds were very comfortable and the room was clean. The large bath had double sinks that came up to my chest, I AM 5'2" tall, also the mirrors were very high.The view of False Bay is wonderful. Our customized...

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Wuxi, China
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Based on recommendations of several friends of ours, my girlfriend and I booked a night's stay at Magellans passage. We were really looking forward to our stay, but unfortunately the day we were supposed to travel to Cape Town, my girlfriend fell ill and was unable to travel. When calling the hotel to inform then we were not going to...

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Dublin, Ireland
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

For us this was the best Place in south africa. In the morning we went from capetown to cape of good hope and we stayed here because we wanted to see the penguins in the morning. Great and friendly staff and an amazing view over the bay. If you visit Cape Town, definitely try to sleep here even for 1...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 May 2016

We arrived for just one night but wished we had stayed longer. The room was beautiful and the views excellent. The staff we very helpful and the breakfast was very nice. Very clean and overall a perfect B&B. Wold definitely recommend and use again if i was in the area

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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Address: 3 Meryl Road | Seaforth Sound, Simon's Town 7975, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Simon's Town
Price Range: $135 - $191 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Magellan's Passage 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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“sea view room has the best view but more expensive, other mountain view rooms are still great though”
 of 5 bubbles annc0n, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our sea view room did include the roof tops of houses across the street & down the hill”
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 of 5 bubbles PaulW111, 8 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Stayed in the mezzanine top-floor room and loved it. Ocean facing rooms are fantastic”
 of 5 bubbles imjustthemessenger, 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The whole place is absolutely gorgeous!”
 of 5 bubbles HuaHua_9, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Seaside rooms have great views!!”
 of 5 bubbles 201judyc, 16 Nov 2016 | Read review
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