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Off The Wall Backpackers

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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good39%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
  • Jan. 24, 2017
    “Wonderful experience”
  • Jan. 16, 2017
    “Affordable, clean and neat spot in the Northern suburbs”
117 Roscommon Street, Claremont 7708 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed January 24, 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 January 16, 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 February 15, 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 October 19, 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 July 3, 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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Jam packed with funkiness, good vibes and great rooms, Off The Wall Backpackers Hotel is located in the urban hub of Claremont, which is brimming with shops, night life and restaurants. - Centrally located between the ...More city centre, Muizenberg beach and Constantia Winelands- A few minutes away from Cavendish Centre, Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Newlands Rugby Stadium and Cricket Ground- A selection of dorms, and private rooms with shared and en suite bathrooms- Self-catering communal kitchen with DSTV - Heavenly spring mattresses and percale linen- Free wi-fi in all the rooms- Digital safes in the private rooms and lockers in the dorms- Travel & tourist information and bookings- Close to the train and bus station, taxi rank and Jammie Shuttle bus stop Less
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Non-Smoking Hotel
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$21 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Claremont
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms, Kitchenette
Number of rooms
Price range
US$21 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Claremont
Traveller (3)
Room & Suite (1)
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Is there safe parking?
December 23, 2014
  • Response from Tara LProperty 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.
Room Tips
"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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