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    Green Elephant

    57 Milton Road, Observatory, South Africa
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    Traveller (51)
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    • Excellent65%
    • Very good22%
    • Average11%
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    “pizza” (12 reviews)
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 135 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    The room was really nice compared to any backpackers. The check in was very hasslefree. Friendly staff. The breakfast was very inconsistant. Somedays there was a decent spread other days there was not even cereal.

    Thank khushal p
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Always a pleasure to stay here. The staff are so friendly and helpful and you always leave with more friends! I've stayed in a different building every time I've visited and they just keep getting better! We'll done Green Elephant!

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    Thank paulamT8364CQ
    Reviewed 4 November 2017

    Pleasant rooms, lovely kitchen/ dining room area and excellent attentive staff. My friend and I stayed here while attending a weekend seminar locally. We are kosher and they were very helpful in letting us set up ourselves for the weekend

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    Thank Barbara L
    Reviewed 20 October 2017

    Exceeded our expectations. Friendly staff and a good vibe. We will visit again. Overall it was a memorable experience. We loved the location - close to the Observatory hustle and bustle yet quiet and secure

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    Thank karenmY5387WR
    Reviewed 17 October 2017

    Everything fine. First class backpacker hostel (double rooms). Fast and easy to use WIFI. Special homemade Pizza-day. Cheap breakfast, but for free. Kind personal and super safe. Supermarket nereby. I will go there again next time.

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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$16 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Peejay2212
    6 June 2016|
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    Response from N3324KYmarios | Reviewed this property |
    To answer your first question yes it is safe, I just would not walk around the area at night. Would recommend either catching a taxi or Uber should you wish to go out at night. Regarding the air conditioner I don't remember... More
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    18 September 2015|
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    Hi, Please our cancellation policy bellow. Cancellation Policy Less than 7 days - 100% of deposit is forfeited. 7 to 21 days - 50% of deposit is forfeited. Over 21 days - 25% of deposit is forfeited.
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