In the 'hood, Simons Town as a destination

Simon’s Town is one of the most delightful little villages in Cape Town. Situated about 40 km outside of the city, en route to the Cape Point Nature Reserve, this quaint town is the residence of the South African navy and steeped in nautical history - its cobbled streets alive with restored cottages and homes, whilst the main road is an assortment of shops, coffee shops and restaurants ... cont.

3 Meryl Road, Seaforth Sound, Simons Town, Western Cape, South Africa

Directions to Magellans Hotel

1. Head south - 280m
2. Keep left - 300m
3. Slight left toward Airport Approach Rd - 150m
4. Turn right toward Airport Approach Rd - 400m
5. Take the 1st left onto Airport Approach Rd - 1.6km
6. Merge onto N2 Rd/ Settlers Way via the ramp to Cape Town - 10.9 km
7. Take exit 6 for Rhodes Drivetoward M3 / Muizenberg - 400m
8. Merge onto Rhodes Drive - 2.2km
9. Continue onto Union Ave - 1.6km
10. Continue onto Paradise Road - 550m
11. Continue onto Edinburgh Drive - 4.0km
12. Continue onto Simon Van Der Stel Road/ M3 - 7.6km
13. Turn left onto Steenberg Road/M42 - 850m
14. Turn right onto Main Road - 9.2km
15. At roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Simon’s town Road - 2.9km
16. Continue onto Main Road - 3.4km
17. Continue onto St Georges Street / M4 - 2km
18. Go past turn off to Seaforth
19. Take the next right onto Harrington Drive
20. Drive to the top of the hill and take a Left onto Jan Smuts Drive
21. Take the 1st Right onto Whittle Way - 110m
22. Continue all the way up the hill onto Meryl Road
We are the second house on the left number 3

Amenities in the area

  • Restaurants / Eateries (2 km)
  • Bank and/or ATM (2.3 km)
  • Post Office (2.5 km)
  • Bars and/or Nightlife (2.6 km)
  • Laundromat (2.7 km)
  • Internet Café (2.8 km)
  • Train Station (3.1 km)
  • Grocery Store (7 km)
  • Dry Cleaner (10 km)
  • Foreign Exchange (10 km)
  • Shopping Mall (12.5 km)
  • Car Hire (27.3 km)
  • Airport (45 km)


  • Beach
  • Bird watching
  • Children's entertainment
  • Climbing (mountain / rock)
  • Cultural experiences
  • Cycling paths
  • Diving / snorkelling
  • Fishing
  • Galleries / museums
  • Golf course(s)
  • Health spa / massage
  • Hiking trails
  • Kayaking / surf ski
  • Mountain bike trails
  • Rowing / canoeing
  • Sailing
  • Shark cage dives
  • Surfing
  • Township tours
  • Whale watching

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