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Off The Wall Backpackers

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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good38%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
24 Jan 2017
“Wonderful experience”
16 Jan 2017
“Affordable, clean and neat spot in the Northern suburbs”
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

A great backpackers in every way possible. Extreamly safe, beautifully decorated and situated within walking distance from shops and nightlife. The communal kitchen is top class and the beds are clean and comfortable. All and all a great experience!

Thank Burger T
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Have stayed here thrice, business and holiday as it is cost-effective when flying a team out from all over SA. Centrally located - opposite Cavendish Square and off Main road with quick access to public transport. Golden Arrow bus depot at the end of the...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2016

I should say thanks to "Off the Wall Backpacker Hotel" to accommodate myself with a lovely experience when I stayed in Cape Town. The hostel is super clean, bright, stylish with colorful painting. I stayed in a single room, but also visited the other dorm...More

1  Thank Helloyukiland
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

I was looking for a place to spend my holiday that wasn't a hotel and I looked through quite a few backpackers online before I came across this awesome place. I was a bit skeptical because there really wasn't much out there in terms of...More

2  Thank lisette G
Reviewed 3 July 2015

This place was an amazing hostel to accommodate myself and my students for a whole month. They meet every need we had and showed high flexibility. They were very promptly in the request that needed to be met. The staff made the place most enjoyable,...More

1  Thank AustinFord
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$33 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Price range
US$33 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
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23 December 2014|
Response from Tara L | Property representative |
There is off street parking available on a first come first serve basis. The area is generally safe and there are several bays in front of our building and we have a security guard on duty from 8pm to 8am.
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"Private room with own bathroom"
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"The rooms backing onto the road have a bit of road noise at night but it's not bad at all"
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"all the rooms are nice. i loved the single ones.."
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"the room next to the 'smoking' deck may become noisy if there are a lot of people having a bit of a..."
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