Chaka (Our bearded Collie) and Maxi (Our Yorkie) are accustomed to visitors and love hugs and cuddles. Being territorial they do not allow other pets to visit CHERITON.


"Just Nuisance" the legendary honesty bar at CHERITON is open for your convenience until 20H00 unless guests in the en-suite Emily Hobhouse kindly permit later hours at this wonderful amenity.


There is a built in BBQ in the outdoor entertainment area. Make arrangements with your hosts for use of this fabulous facility.

Beauty and Body Treatments

There are numerous beauty salons and spas in close proximity to CHERITON Guest House B & B. If you however prefer, you can have the Spa come to you in the privacy of your room.

  • Cape Mobile Spa
    Your mobile spa experience
    Tel: 082 393 5848


We have two aluminium mountain bicycles available for rental. Drop off at the Cape-Point Nature Reserve entrance can be arranged when a driver is available.


2 Pairs are available on loan free of charge.


CHERITON is a haven for bird life. The tranquil garden setting is home to in excess of 30 different species of birds which can be seen in the gardens. Binoculars, a scope and an informative bird book are available.


Breakfast is served in the diningroom or weather permitting on the balcony or deck with stunning views of the mountain and sea.

Served from 08h00 to 09h00. Weekends from 08h30 to 09h30.


  • Hairdryers, euro plug adaptors, 3 way adaptor,mosquito repellant, torch and umbrella are available in all rooms.

Check In/Out Times

  • Check In From 14H00
  • Check Out: by 10H00

Late Arrivals after 20H00 hours please make prior arrangements

Electricity Supply

220 volt - In the interest of power saving we ask that you switch off all unnecessary lights and appliances.

Emergency Numbers

  • Ambulance
    Tel: 107 or 021 4807700 or 10177
  • Cape Medical Response
    Tel: 082 782 4444 (24 hour emergency)
  • Dentist (Local)
    Tel: 021 782 1928
  • Doctor (Local)
    Tel: 021 786 1697
  • Fire Brigade
    Tel: 107 or 021 480 7700
  • Hospital
    Tel: 021 404 9111 (Groote Schuur Provincial)
  • Police
    Tel: 10111 | 107 | 021 480 7700
  • Poison Information
    Tel: 021 931 6129
  • Sea Rescue N S R I
    Tel: 021 449 3500


Fridges are provided in each room.

Hair Dryer

Hairdryers are available for your convenience.


Underfloor heating in all rooms.

Hospitality Trays

Hospitality trays are provided in all rooms with homemade biscuits, tea, coffee and Old Brown Sherry.


CHERITON provides a FREE Wi-Fi facility in all the rooms and has a high speed computer with printer available, exclusive to our guests, in the Guest-Lounge.


A full set of keys is provided upon arrival. Please be kind enough to hand your keys back to management upon departure.


A laundry service is provided at an additional rate(availability permitting). Alternatively there is a Laundromat in town.


St Georges Street

Simon's Town
Tel:021 786 1553


Over 600 DVD's are available for viewing in the comfort of your room. Collect your DVD's from the entrance hall. A great selection of music is available for your listening pleasure in the Just Nuisance pub.

Postal Codes

Streets - 7975 (Simon's Town)
Post Office
106 St Georges Street
Simon's Town
Tel: 021 786 2114
Fax: 021 786 2100


A safe is provided in your room for your valuables.

Shuttle Service (Cape Town International)

A shuttle service to and from Cape Town International Airport can be provided upon request at an additional cost. Please pre-arrange with management.


Smoking is not permitted indoors but provision is made for smoking in the garden, patio and on the deck.


We have an excellent Vodacom cell signal with 3G, 4G throughout the Guest-House. The best Vodacom signal in Simon’s Town.


Every room has 8 channels of which 4 are Local, TV1, TV2, TV3 and ETV. There are 4 Satellite channels, Aljazeera News, Supersport Blitz, M.Net and BBC Knowledge. If you have a special request for a certain channel, we can change one of the satellite channels for you.  You have a DVD in your room for your entertainment pleasure. Enjoy viewing from a selection of more than 600 DVD titles - FREE of charge. Please ensure that remote controls for TV's and DVD's are left behind upon departure. 42" HD/LED flat screen with all Satellite channels available in the Guest-Lounge.

Tour Guides and Tours

Tours and tour guides can be arranged in advance. Please enquire with your hosts.


Tap water in Simonstown is potable and of excellent quality, we do however provide you with chilled filtered water in your room daily.

Wi Fi

We have FREE Wi Fi on the premises