Points Of Interest Near Holiday Cottage, Simon's Town

Boulders Beach Penguin Colony

1.1km North West of Holiday Cottage

Boulders Beach Penguin Colony It all started in 1983 when a pair of African Jackass penguins was noticed on Foxy beach. Foxy Beach is a part of Boulders Beach in Cape Town, South Africa. Two years later the couple chose the same beach to lay their...

The Tibetan Teahouse

1.3km North West of Holiday Cottage

The Tibetan Teahouse is located in Simons Town in Cape Town, South Africa. The Teahouse offers stunning views from its verandah, over False Bay where you can sit and watch whales. This is a great place to relax and enjoy great ambience and delicious...

Sophea Gallery

1.3km North West of Holiday Cottage

The Sophea Gallery houses an extensive collection of Tibetan Art and Artefacts. It is set in a beautiful old house which overlooks the magnificent False Bay of the Western Cape, South Africa. The Sophea Gallery and Tibetan Teahouse offers "Food for...

Simonstown Penguin Festival

1.6km North West of Holiday Cottage

The Simonstown Penguin Festival is held in Simonstown in the Western Cape. The festival is an annual event and is well supported by locals and visitors. The festival celebrates the resident penguin colony with fun-filled festivities from fun rides, arts...

The Heritage Museum

2.5km North West of Holiday Cottage

The Heritage Museum is situated in Amlay House in Simon's Town in Cape Town, South Africa. The Heritage Museum was established in Amlay House (built in 1858). The Amlay family were forced to leave the town due to race issues in that time. The museum...

SAS Assegaai Museum

2.5km North West of Holiday Cottage

SAS Assegaai Museum On 10 February 1967, after nearly two years of negotiations, an order was placed with the French Government to provide three Daphne class submarines in addition to providing the training and infrastructure to run and maintain them....

South African Navy Festival

2.5km North West of Holiday Cottage

The South African Navy Festival is held in Simonstown in Cape Town at the East Dockyard. It is an annual event and is well supported by the public. Each year the festival gets larger and more festive with so many festivities for the whole family to enjoy....

Roman Rock Lighthouse

2.6km North of Holiday Cottage

Roman Rock Lighthouse Roman Rock Lighthouse, False Bay, built between 1861 and 1865. Note that the word somewhere is missing from that sentence, the reason being? One hundred and fifty years ago work began on building this Structure of Circular cast...

Just Nuisance Memorial

2.7km North West of Holiday Cottage

Just Nuisance Memorial Visitors to Simonstown in the Western Cape of South Africa may be surprised to see an impressive statue of a dog near the Simonstown Naval Base. This is the Just Nuisance Memorial, a memorial dedicated to a member of the Royal...

Big Blue Fishing Charters

2.7km North West of Holiday Cottage

Big Blue Fishing Charters Big Blue Fishing Charters offer Deep Sea Big Game, Tuna and Inshore Game & Reef Fishing. They are based in Simon's Town harbour in Cape Town, South Africa. If you are looking for the ultimate experience, this is the best place...