The surrounding area boasts several sheltered bays, all within easy walking distance, offering safe swimming, wonderful snorkeling as well as scuba diving opportunities. Windmill beach is a popular diving spot offering easy shore diving amongst the spectacular kelp forests. Boat trips, scuba diving, kayaking and stand up paddling are all available from local operators. There are many beautiful walks and trails along the coast or up on the mountainside, and the Simon’s Town golf course is directly across the road!
Cape Point Nature Reserve, the southern tip of Africa where the Atlantic and Indian Oceans collide, is a short, scenic drive away. Many whales return to False bay in the winter months to calve and offer spectacular viewing. Simon’s Town is South Africa’s main naval base, and visitors can visit the Naval Museum as well as browse it's quaint shops, coffee shops and restaurants.
Penguins View is a small, personal guesthouse offering private, self catering accommodation in a beautiful garden setting, with wonderful sea views across False Bay. Enjoy a peaceful escape away from the hustle and bustle of the city.
Heather and John Hurter are your hosts, and warmly welcome you to our home in Boulders. Our self catering units are all individually decorated in beach themed decor, and offer private decks and sea and mountain views. Put your feet up and enjoy sipping a cocktail on the deck while watching the waves or relax by the sheltered pool.