Southern Cross Guesthouse

Southern Cross Guesthouse

Guest house

20 Barlinka Avenue, Somerset West, Western Cape, South Africa

ExcellentBased on 43 reviews


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Reviews for Southern Cross Guesthouse

ExcellentBased on 43 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness9.7
  • Comfort9.5
  • Location9.2
  • Services9.2
  • Staff9.6
  • Value for money8.9
Who stays here?
  • Families with young children 
  • Families 
  • Couples most popular!
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers 
  • Business travelers 

About Southern Cross Guesthouse

Established in 1994 and situated in Cape Town, Southern Cross Guesthouse provides an outdoor pool, plus views of False Bay. Some of the popular facilities at this 4-star guest house include miniature ...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

1.2 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Cape Town Intl

Distance to airport

14.3 mi



12:00 PM


10:30 AM


Wi-Fi available in all areas


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+27 218 550 106

Amenities at Southern Cross Guesthouse

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Extra-long beds (> 2 meters)
  • Feather pillow
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Garden view
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Outdoor pool
  • No smoking
  • Kitchenware
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Mountain view
  • Air-conditioned
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Outdoor dining area
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Pants press
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Picnic area
  • Pool cover
  • Pool towels
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool view
  • Coffee shop
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Kitchen
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Kitchenette
  • Storage available
  • Private parking
  • Radio
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Saltwater pool
  • Grill
  • Sea view
  • Seating area
  • Shampoo
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Oven
  • Adapter
  • Additional bathroom
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • Additional toilet
  • Sofa
  • Balcony
  • Bathtub
  • Stovetop
  • Bottle of water
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Tile/marble floor
  • CD player
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Coffee machine
  • TV
  • Smartphone dock
  • Conditioner
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Desk
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Walk-in shower
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • DVD player


  • Golf
  • Cycling
  • Horse riding
  • Tennis
  • Mini-golf
  • Water park
  • Windsurfing
  • Hiking
  • Massage
  • Library


  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Laundry service
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Spa
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Ticket service

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Where is Southern Cross Guesthouse

Getting Around

Cape Town Intercape Depot15.1 mi
Cape Town Durbanville19.2 mi
Cape Town Simon's Town24.2 mi
Cape Town Central Station25.0 mi
Cape Town Train Station25.1 mi
Cape Town Cape Town, Wc25.1 mi

FAQs when booking at Southern Cross Guesthouse

  • Is pricing at Southern Cross Guesthouse comparable to 4 star hotels in Somerset West?

    Southern Cross Guesthouse is generally less than the average price of 4 stars hotels in Somerset West. On average, you can expect to pay 79.91 per night in Somerset West. Southern Cross Guesthouse will run you $74 per night, which is 8% cheaper than the Somerset West average.

  • How close is Southern Cross Guesthouse to the nearest airport, Cape Town Intl?

    With no traffic, the 14.3 mi drive between Southern Cross Guesthouse and Cape Town Intl (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 28min. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

  • What is the best way for guests to get from Cape Town Intl to Southern Cross Guesthouse?

    Rideshare apps and taxis remain a very common solution for Southern Cross Guesthouse guests. This is often the most cost-effective method of transportation when visiting Somerset West.

  • Is there a pool at Southern Cross Guesthouse?

    Yes. HotelsCombined users traveling to Somerset West often look for hotels with a pool available. Most hotels have pool hours, so be sure to ask the front desk at Southern Cross Guesthouse for pool rules and guidelines.

  • What is the Southern Cross Guesthouse phone number?

    The best way to contact Southern Cross Guesthouse is by calling +27 218 550 106.

  • Does Southern Cross Guesthouse have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Southern Cross Guesthouse has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What is the check-out time at Southern Cross Guesthouse?

    10:30 AM is the check-out time at Southern Cross Guesthouse. Late check-out may be available, but needs to be agreed with the hotel.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Southern Cross Guesthouse, Somerset West, South Africa?

    Prices at Southern Cross Guesthouse will vary depending on when you plan to stay and what room type you require. The average nightly room price recently has been $74, though some users have found rates as low as $38. To see prices for your dates, enter them in the form above.

  • Does Southern Cross Guesthouse have a laundry service?

    Yes, there is a hotel laundry service for guests at Southern Cross Guesthouse. There is also an ironing board and iron in the accommodation.