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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed December 15, 2017 via mobile

I have stayed at a lot of different hostels around Cape Town and this is def the best all around. The staff are all extremely helpful, friendly, and will go out of their way to make sure u r enjoying ur time there. It's very...More

Thank mikegriffin16
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

I've recently stayed at this hostel over the course of a few weekends. The hostel is great! A neat bar, common areas, a decent kitchen, and comfortable beds. However, there are two main reasons why I keep coming back: the super reliable Wi-Fi and the...More

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Reviewed November 15, 2017

We stayed in a double room that also had a court yard, it was absolutely charming. the staff were so helpful and always happy and it was easy to park a car on the street out the front. We will be back!

Thank CJSEG
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

Very nice central location. The city centre and Table Mountain are very close. Free Wifi and breakfast. Very friendly, helpful and just awesome staff. Really cool tour offers. Can't wait to get back again

Thank Christoph K
Reviewed August 25, 2017

I had a great stay in Cape Town Backpackers. I only book it for 5 days, but I had such an amazing time that I extended it for one more week. The staff was very kind and helpful and very chatty. I met many nice...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Hotel Amenities
Laundry Service
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$20 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
Details
Price range
US$20 - US$90 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette
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Tsungai N
November 18, 2016|
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Response from AndyCTBP | Property representative |
Hi, we're located in the city bowl. you would need a cab or drive to get the two oceans start. Ive done it a few times myself, I normally allow about 30 minutes to get parked in time.
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"Check out time is 10 AM, and keep this in mind during bookings."
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"I am not a smoker so would not be too close to smoking area."
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"Try and stay either on the lower ground level or extended building"
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"private rooms are very nice"
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