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    Green Elephant

    57 Milton Road, Observatory, South Africa
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    2017-10-29Check In 2017-10-30Check Out
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (51)
    Pool & Beach (8)
    Dining (7)
    • Excellent66%
    • Very good21%
    • Average11%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Laundry Service
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 14 December 2015

    Edwina and the crew were so welcoming and helpful. My partner and i stayed in cape town for 5 days and these guys were brilliant. They helped us set up wine tours and shark diving, told us about hikes and got us on track for...More

    2  Thank MattyPridham
    Reviewed 12 December 2015

    This was my first time in Cape Town so wasn't sure what to expect... When arrived i felt safe but it was a bit far away from town/waterfront etc, i hadn't realised that this was more of a place to stay for those doing placements/working...More

    2  Thank DaisyN91
    Reviewed 25 November 2015

    I came to Cape Town to do a placement at Groote Schuur Hospital for 6 weeks (just over the road so perfect for anyone doing a placement here!), and I felt at home straight away! The staff are all so wonderful, I could sit and...More

    3  Thank Susie C
    Reviewed 31 October 2015

    While not in the downtown core, the Green Elephant provides a great place to stay in the Observatory, a hipstery neighbourhood with bars full of microbrews and fancy food. The private room I was in was clean (and cleaned regularly). The water pressure in the...More

    3  Thank panicmanual
    Reviewed 5 October 2015

    I stayed here this summer for around 9-10 weeks whilst on placement at Groote Schuur hospital and I had an amazing experience from start to finish! Sorry for the looooooong review but I want to make sure I do it justice... Soooooo from the beginning...I...More

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    • Observatory
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    Traveller (51)
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    6 June 2016|
    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
    18 September 2015|
    Response from Nyasha H |
    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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    "Six person bedrooms are fine, if you require more privacy there are two person rooms and singles"
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    "If you're going to sleep in a dorm room, ask for the all girls dorm room - you'll feel a little safer."
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