Jack and Russel, the resident Jack Russel Terriers, 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.


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 etc 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.

Hospitality Trays

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


CHERITON provides a FREE Wi-Fi facility, subject to local ISP service.


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. 

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 access to DSTV.  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. 

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