The Flying Penguin Simons Town Bed & Breakfast or Self-catering, False Bay
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  • Property TypeApartments
  • Guests6
  • Rooms/Units3
  • Minimum Stay2-7 Nights
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The Flying Penguin is a highly recommended B&B with self catering option, providing accommodation in Simons Town for tourists visiting the False Bay region.

About The Flying Penguin

The Flying Penguin is a very special retreat in Simon’s Town, boasting exquisitely uninterrupted views of one of the Cape Peninsula’s finest swimming beaches, which is only a short stroll away. It is all about enjoying the finer things of the Western Cape within an ambience of utter tranquillity.

Accommodation

The Flying Penguin accommodates a maximum of 6 guests at any one time. Each bedroom has an en-suite bathroom and shower, with the penthouse offering a Victorian slipper bath as well. The accommodation offers a flat screen television and Wi-Fi internet in all units and a modern music system in the penthouse.

The Penthouse (Sleeps 4 – B&B or Self Catering):
The main bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom has two single beds. The kitchen is fully equipped with a microwave, large fridge / freezer, dishwasher, gas stove / electric oven, two sinks as well as cutlery and crockery for six people.

The lounge / dining room is furnished with couches and there is a dining table for six. The deck is 22m² and boasts panoramic views. The southern part of the deck is sheltered from the wind and there are braai facilities as well as seating for four people.

Porcupine (Sleeps 2):
With beautiful views of False Bay, this suite has a King size bed (twin beds on request) and a seating area. There is an en-suite bathroom. The kitchen facilities include a micro / convection oven combo and a small under counter fridge / freezer. A pullout mattress can be provided for a child to sleep on.

The patio area is private and a small braai is provided. There is garden access.

Penguin (Sleeps 2):
Boasting beautiful views of the bay, this suite has an en-suite bathroom and is furnished with a King size bed. A pullout mattress can be provided for a child to sleep on. The kitchen facilities include a micro / convection oven combo and a small under counter fridge / freezer. A pullout mattress can be provided for a child to sleep on.

The patio is private and protected from the wind. Braai facilities are provided and there is garden access.

Please note there are steps down from the parking to the guest suites – you need to be able to handle a staircase.

General Facilities

• A washing machine is available on the premises for guests to use twice a week
• Bedding / linen and towels provided
• Guests can borrow a mountain bike and boogie boards

Location & Attractions

We are just five minutes away from the centre of Simon's Town with all of its charming boutique stores and only moments from the number one beach in the world: Boulder's Beach. The house is situated approximately six minutes stroll to Fisherman's Beach which is extremely popular with families and children.

Features you'll appreciate

providedonly in some rooms

In Room / Unit

  • Additional bed / mattress
  • Bar fridge
  • Bathroom (en-suite)
  • Bathroom towels supplied
  • Beach towels supplied
  • Bed linen supplied
  • Children: cot, highchair, etc.
  • Cleaning materials supplied
  • Desk
  • DVD player
  • Heater(s)
  • Hi fi
  • Internet connection (wireless)
  • Kitchen (fully equipped)
  • Kitchenette (semi-equipped)
  • Patio / verandah / balcony
  • Smoking: not allowed
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Television (with satellite)

On Site

  • Child friendly (all ages)
  • Garden(s)
  • Housekeeping (periodic)
  • Parking (off street)
  • Pets allowed (by arrangement)
  • Security (alarm system)
  • Smoking: none indoors

Food & Drink

  • Braai / barbeque (BBQ)
  • Complimentary tea / coffee

Internet

  • Free Wi-Fi
fluentsome understanding

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
  • French
  • German

Rooms & Rates

Select your check-in and check-out dates to view availability and the rates applicable.

The Penthouse

The Penthouse sleeps four guests. The main bedroom has a double bed and the second bedroom has two single beds. The kitchen is fully equipped with a microwave, large fridge / freezer, dishwasher, gas stove / electric oven, two sinks as well as cutlery and crockery for six people. The lounge / dining room is furnished with couches and there is a dining table for six. The deck is 22m² and boasts panoramic views. The southern part of the deck is sheltered from the wind and there are braai facilities as well as seating for four people.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 4 guests (max 4 adults)
Children: from 0-18 years are allowed

Porcupine Suite

Porcupine Suite sleeps two guests. With beautiful views of False Bay, this suite has a King size bed (twin beds on request) and a seating area. There is an en-suite bathroom. The kitchen facilities include a micro / convection oven combo and a small under counter fridge / freezer. A pullout mattress can be provided for a child to sleep on. The patio area is private and a small braai is provided. There is garden access.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed

Penguin Suite

Penguin Suite sleeps two guests. Boasting beautiful views of the bay, this suite has an en-suite bathroom and is furnished with a King size bed. A pullout mattress can be provided for a child to sleep on. The kitchen facilities include a micro / convection oven combo and a small under counter fridge / freezer. A pullout mattress can be provided for a child to sleep on. The patio is private and protected from the wind. Braai facilities are provided and there is garden access.

Qty: 1
Sleeps: 3 guests (max 2 adults)
Children: from 0-12 years are allowed

Guest Reviews

2 Reviews from SA-Venues.com travellers. All reviews are verified.

Verified reviewvery good

Lovely stay in a great location. Will be back again.

April 2019

John (London, UK)

Verified reviewexcellent

Fabulous location, comfortable accommodation with really great views.

June 2018

janine (South Africa)

Need to Know

Response timeThe Flying Penguin typically responds to requests in 5-10 minutes.

Child policyChildren of all ages are welcome.

Closest airport(s)Cape Town International - 50km

Check-in/-out timesCheck-in from 14h00
Check-out by 10h00

Payment methods accepted by the propertyDiners, American Express, Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, EFT or secure online payment via SA-Venues.com

Listed on SA-Venues.com since June 2015

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