- Guests think Bay Views is in an excellent location
- Red Hill Road, Bay View Heights, Simon's Town, 7975, Western Cape
Simon’s Town is one of South Africa’s oldest towns, situated 35km outside Cape Town. This neighbourhood is renowned for its rich maritime history and is home to the South African Navy. Simon’s Town is known for it’s gorgeous beaches, rich history, and the colony of African penguins that call it home. Quaint buildings line the historical mile from the train station to Jubilee Square, against the backdrop of mountains with innumerable picturesque hiking trails. The coast hugs the main drag, and a walk along the mile offers spectacular sea views and the chance to spot calving whales between June and November. Along the way you’ll find fantastic restaurants, craft markets, and pleny to do with kids. There are also many activities on offer for the more adventurous at heart. Read on to find out our top recommendations for dining, accommodation, adventure, history, and more!