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33 South Boutique Backpackers

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Cape Town
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Everything was nice. There are many bars nearby and a supermarket where we can buy prepaires food. The staff is good, the bathrooms are very cleaned. The neighbood is good. Is near downtown so we can try to use the crowded mini taxi bus to go and return from downtown.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The service I experienced was warmly and made me feel at home. The room was of excellent standard I had an issue with parking as there is no dedicated parking spots and in the street it is first come first serve. If maybe a certain area of parking be marked out just for guest.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great place, beautiful human beings, fantastic service. Always ready to help out. Especially enjoyed the large kitchen equipped with everything you could need. Cudos for a great Backpackers and a great experience.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 1 week ago

An awesome backpackers. Obz is likely CT's best suburb. Sure... the mountain/Waterfront are 10 mins by taxi/train, but Muiz'berg, Simonstown, Kirst'bosch, and Claremont are all easier to reach via Obz. The vibe is laid back and friendly. Slightly more hipster compared to the city, but also more personable and interesting. 33 South was great. The people, the place, and the...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love it at 33 South Backpackers. It actually feels like home being there and there's always really interesting people to meet there. The staff are super nice and responsive to all needs and always available 24/7. The location is also perfect, super safe, close to the the shops, pubs and transport in orbs. I love it so much...

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed here over new years with a group of friends. The hostel is located in Observatory which is around a 15 minute Uber ride from the city center and the same to waterfront and most important locations in the city. There is a supermarket a couple of minutes walking distance, which is pretty convenient. There is a shared kitchen...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The place is convenient and it is also good for breakaways because of the setup. the hotel is also affordable and clean, staff members all welcoming and the Receptionist were so helpful each time I needed held.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please provide ensuite and tv in private rooms. Breakfast please add some protein. Not what I was expecting for what I've paid. The room I occupied was not bad it was neat except for those few comments

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely hostel with a relaxed vibe in a central part of Observatory. Welcoming staff, fun themed weekly dinners and braais on Fridays. Would recommend to anyone wanting a relaxed place to stay in Cape Town.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Me and my wife were highly satisfied with the staff (they are great), the location of the lodge is perfect (there is a railway station 150 m, the Trill Rd. is full of life and mostly young people who are very nice and there were no problems. Even we are both 67 years old (young on hearts) we enjoy the...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about 33 South Boutique Backpackers

Address: 48 Trill Road, Observatory 7925, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Observatory
Price Range: $20 - $67 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 33 South Boutique Backpackers 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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“Rooms are quieter and have access to Internet”
 of 5 bubbles Anele_Dlamini, 12 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Room choices are limited, so book early.”
 of 5 bubbles matthewsB3634GS, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“everything is on one floor including a disabled bathroom so it is wheelchair user friendly, all the rooms have a unique touch.”
 of 5 bubbles 10monthsoftraveling, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
“They organize the rooms into decorated "districts", all fun! Hostel is on quiet street so no worries about noise.”
 of 5 bubbles taylorl295, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Ask for the tariff”
 of 5 bubbles malcolmphillips, 15 May 2015 | Read review
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