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SaltyCrax Backpackers / Surflodge

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“awesome place”(5 reviews)
“cape town”(32 reviews)
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Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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All reviewsawesome placecape townbars and restaurantsgarden route tourplace to stayawesome staffcool barvolunteer programfew drinksshark cage divinglong streetsafe areathe location is perfectat homelaid backstayed nightsonly drawback
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

Very good experience in general, once again, thank you! Staff was excellent, service good, rooms clean and fellow travelers amazing. Thank you Saltycrax and be sure to see me in the future! Your loyal South African traveler!

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Response from Saltycrax B, Manager at SaltyCrax Backpackers / SurflodgeResponded June 7, 2017

Thank you for the kind words Gerrie - we look forward to hosting you again

Reviewed May 9, 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed my stay mainly due to the staff and the friendly vibe they create.. They went out of their way to ensure I enjoyed myself and nothing was too much trouble. The hostel has everything you want and I found it clean and comfortable....More

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Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Booked a 10 day garden route tour with salty crax, the staff really looked after you and are very helpful. Pick up from airport was really nice, the accommodation is really clean and comfortable. Is quite far out from centre cape town and when I...More

Thank Candi B
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Loved staying here! Stayed here back in November whilst volunteering with SAVE on a community project with local children. Friendly and fun staff, always something going on - Brai every Wednesday and Friday. Lovely safe location, close to bars and beach in table view and...More

1  Thank Jess T
Response from Saltycrax B, Manager at SaltyCrax Backpackers / SurflodgeResponded April 3, 2017

Hi Jess T Thank you for your wonderful review, it was really great having you with us! Please come back again soon!

Reviewed March 9, 2017

Salty Crax staff were very friendly and helpful with good local knowledge. Casual hostel with large kitchen where you can cook your own dinner. Donatello the tortoise was also very cool as he walked around the back yard.

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$13 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$13 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Elle S
September 23, 2015|
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Response from Freddy B | Property representative |
Hi Elle Thank you for the question. Yes, we are quite busy, but not full at the moment so if any of your friends want to join we can still accommodate them :) Kind Regards Shona
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"Go prepared for a bit of noise as this is a vibey place"
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"Kindness often reaps the best rewards."
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"Dorms can be noisy if people arrive late or leave early."
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"We stayed in Delwyn and found it fantastic but the gate can be heard opening and closing. not a big deal."
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