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After reading so many reviews about this place saying things like "perfect" and "professional staff," maybe our expectations were just too high. Our room "Treetop" was quite comfortable, breakfast was cereal, white bread and margarine, location near many great restaurants and an awesome natural foods...More
1 Thank Jim and Julie M
Response from Jamie-Owner, Owner at African Heart BackpackersResponded 29 December 2014
Hi Jim & Julie,
I'm sorry to read that you did not receive a satisfactory level of service from our evening staff. The points you raise are fair, and not acceptable, and we apologise the girls did not perform to their expected standard. We strive...More
The hostel was perfect for little budget. I booked and payed for a quad room. I got a twin room and had the luxuary to sleep with out a room mate. Thanks again! The hostel was almost fully booked. I was lucky.
Showers are fine....More
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There was a professional staff and good service. It was a fully equipped kitchen, so you could make all the food you wanted. In addition we got free food in the morning – it was simple, but ok. It was also bars and food store...More
I came down to Cape Town on business and decided the more casual route than hotels. I was pleasantly surprised at the great service and friendliness I was welcomed with! Complimentary nespresso, complimentary light breakfast, free wifi were all things I wasn't expecting!
Stayed here while visiting friends in the area. Very laid back atmosphere and wonderful staff. The location is great because it is both close to shops + restaurants along Lower Main Rd and the minibus taxis along Main Rd. I would definitely recommend to everyone.
US$34 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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