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Morris County, New Jersey
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75 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Small cozy rooms, but you had your own shower, which was nice. Breakfast in the morning was plentiful. They will help you arrange any tours you want to do while in town. Very close to hop on/hop off bus stop. Close to water, so you can walk the promenade from the lodge to the V&A waterfront. Free wifi. If you... More 

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Cape Town, South Africa
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47 reviews
17 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2015

Terrible smell from the bathroom, small rooms, unhelpful host. Nice breakfast and rest of staff but if you woul not like to feel like teenager again - go to any other place. I am sorry that I did not do the same. I would pay twice as much - in that way I would have a better impression of beautiful... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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13 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2014

The Drifters Inn lays central in Sea Point , Stonethrough away from the promenade and the Sea Point Pool , near to Restaurants and public transport !!! It is very good value for money if you can get the one and only best penthouse - self catering with kitchen and all , terrasse with view on the sea and sunset... More 

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Mierlo, The Netherlands
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13 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 January 2014

nice clean hotel. near the ocean. no restaurant or bar in the hostel. rooms are clean, hot water en good beds. great value for your price. Walk to the city centre is save, and along the beach it is about 45 minutes. great place to start your trip in south Africa or Namibia.

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Rockingham, Australia
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16 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 April 2013

The lodge is in a very quiet neighbourhood nestled between apartments and homes and a 2 min walk to the sea. My sister and I were leaving on our safari from Drifters and shared a triple room which had ample space for all of us.The rooms are clean and decorated nicely.The ensuite is modern and we had plenty of hot... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 November 2012 via mobile

Location of the lodge is perfect. Its in a quiet neighbourhood but very close (one minute walking) from the seaside. There's also a busstop where u can catch the bus to the waterfront (10minutes). The rooms are clean and quite nicely decorated. The bathroom was modern. Only downside was that the heating system was limited so when its cold outside,... More 

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Aalst, Belgium
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195 reviews
49 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 August 2012

I found it very convenient to have the possibility to book accomodation from the organisation i was going to travel with (Drifters). I travelled solo and did not mind to share a twin room with someone but as i arrived i was the only female in our group travelling solo and so i had a twin room all to myself...... More 

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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2012

There is nice staffs and very near from sea. I have good breakfast.

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Denmark
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38 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2011

Stayed in the penthouse apartment as no other rooms were available, got upgraded for free. Spacious apartment with lounge area, kitchen and bed. Big bathroom. Also a.nice balcony with ocean view. Good breakfast with cereals, bread and fruit. Not close to town, you will need to take a bus.

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Oslo, Norway
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168 reviews
77 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 180 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2010

Good location on Cape Towns Sea Point a short walk from the beach and shops/restaurant. Very friendly and helpful staff. Will def stay there again next time!

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Address: 9 Arthurs Road | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Hotel Class:2 star — Drifters Cape Town Inn 2*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Drifters Cape Town Inn South Africa
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“Penthouse is great - the rest is clean,great bathrooms but also very basic and rather small !!”
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