Our Shark Centre is located in the Simon’s Town Waterfront Centre (Board Walk Centre) in the picturesque village of Simon’s Town, one of South Africa’s oldest towns, situated 35km outside Cape Town centre, 5 minutes from Boulders Beach and 15 minutes from the Cape of Good Hope. The village is renowned for its rich maritime history and is home to the South African Navy. Simon’s Town is an attraction in its own right, so set time to fully explore it.
Our headquarters are positioned within a minute walk from the Simon’s Town pier, where our shark cage diving trips depart. Above our centre is the Quayside Hotel, perfectly located for your stayover. The spacious double fronts Shark Centre is the meet and greets point prior to your trip. Freshly baked croissants, fresh fruit and yoghurt with coffee and tea are served before making your way down to the boat.
The Shark Centre houses a range of stylish sharky merchandise including beanies, t-shirts, caps and jackets. Be sure to leave some space in your suitcase.
Coffee is always on the go and you, our guest are welcome to relax, check in online, have a biscuit and browse the wall of fame.
Opening Hours are 9:30 to 17HOO every day of the year except Christmas and 1st January.