Accommodation Glencairn Heights, Simon's Town
Phone: +27 (0)21 782 6710 Mobile: +27 (0)82 784 2827
French and Spanish spoken
In and around Simon's Town
The Food Barn Restaurant Noodhoek Recommended. Bookings: (0)21 789 1390
Bertha's: An excellent view over the waterfront and has an extensive menu.
The Black Marlin. The best view over False Bay. Enjoy your meal while watching the whales.
Just some of the places of interest
Bronze Age Art Foundry. The ideal place to find unusual gifts and collectables. Sculptures of international and renown South African sculptors are on display. Tours by arrangement.
Museums and Tours. Simon's Town Museum gives a fascinating insight into the History of Simon's Town. There is also the Naval Museum and a Toy Museum. The Heritage Museum covers he Muslim history of Simon's Town. There are various tours and lectures on offer as well.
Cape Point Vineyards. Situated very close to Vistas along the road to Noordhoek. They specialise in Sauvignon Blanc and Chardonnay.
Kalk Bay. A quaint fishing village with restaurants, antique shops and a fish market. Buy fresh fish at midday when the fishing boats return with their catch. Use Simon's Town waterTAXI to get there.
Spa. The Delphinus Spa is a two minute walk away and is perfect for a day of pampering, beauty treatments, etc.
The Great White Shark Shop. Shark cage diving / surface viewing. Bookings 083 4248602.
Yachting, scuba diving, game fishing and kayaking are on offer from various operators.
Golf. We are close to numerous golf courses, namely Clovelly, Simonstown and Westlake.
Horse riding. is available at Noordhoek, just 10 minutes drive away.
Wild Life and Nature
Whales. Last year there were more whale sightings in False Bay than Hermanus . Vistas overlooks Glen Cairn Beach where we often see whales from our pool deck.
Walks and Bird Watching . There are lots of beautiful walks and the area is brilliant for keen bird watchers .
Boulders Penguin Colony. There is a well established colony of African Jackass penguins at Boulders beach.