• AQG beach
  • AQG garden

Welcome to African Queen!

African Queen Guesthouse is conveniently situated in the beautiful Cape Town suburb of Noordhoek nestled at the foot of Chapman’s Peak which is one of the most scenic coastal drives in the world. It is the perfect place to discover the Cape Peninsula because of its central location to the main attractions: Constantia with her wine estates and Kirstenbosch botanical gardens, the Cape Point nature reserve, the penguin colony in Boulders and charming villages such as Hout Bay, Kalk Bay and Simonstown are all within easy reach.

And last but not least is the vibrant centre of Cape Town with her world famous Table Mountain and V&A Waterfront only a 30 minutes drive away. Within 15 minutes there are three fantastic 18-hole golf courses: Westlake, Clovelly and Steenberg.

Between your explorations of this beautiful area you can come to rest in the picturesque rural Noordhoek. Here you can enjoy one of South Africa’s most magnificient beaches! You can explore this 7 km white sandy beach on horseback, surf its majestic waves and even spot some whales if you are lucky. There is also the Silvermine nature reserve, Cape Point Vineyard wine-estate and delightful restaurants like The Foodbarn and Harbour House.

From our 4000mindigenous garden with:

  • a large furnished terrace
  • 2 solar heated salt water swimming pools (a plunge rock pool and a lap pool)
  • 2 shaded areas with lounge beds; one area with built-in braai
  • and a trampoline for the children

you can watch the most beautiful sunsets whilst sipping a sundowner! South Africans call it a ‘skemerkelkie’….

After a good night’s sleep in one of our comfortable king size beds, you will wake up in a stylish yet cosy room. To start the day as an African Queen (or King) we serve you a delicious and healthy organic breakfast consisting of South Africa’s finest selection of fresh fruits, a wide variety of bread, yoghurt, bacon & freshly laid eggs, Belgian pain perdu and much more.

In short, an unforgettable holiday experience and Marc and Marjolijn are looking forward to host you!

click here for the African Queen leaflet.

We are proud to share that African Queen Guesthouse has earned the 2015 Hall of Fame certificate from TripAdvisor. We still have a satisfaction level of 98% and are the nr. 1 rated Guesthouse and B&B in Noordhoek, Cape Town! Also Booking.com gave a 9,1 rating and the ‘Award of Excellence’.