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Two Oceans Backpackers

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I dont recommend this hostel because I had some valuables stolen from my room and my 2 roommates had money stolen from their lockers. Noone from the staff seemed to care. I asked to talk to a manager but nobody came. The front door was half broken so anybody could get in. The street in the evening was pretty dodgy...

Thank Michael L
Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

Spent 7 days in the two oceans backpackers. Fantastic location on long street. Very close walking distances to great restaurants and bars. Located next to the sight seeing bus tour office. And 5 minute walk to the civic centre to access public transport by bus. Staff were very accommodating. Very helpful arranging tours. Hostel has a really nice relaxed and...

1Thank Melanie B
Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Hi, This place is the worst hostel I've ever stayed. The room was small, dirty and stuffy. Bed was a disaster, it was like a bowl, there was a huge hole in the middle of the bed. I couldn't sleep and also I couldn't check-out. Eventhough they said reception open 8 am to 10 pm, I waited like 4 hours...

1Thank Batuhan M
Lichtenfels, Germany
Reviewed 22 December 2016

Two Oceans Backpackers is a cheap hostel in Cape Towns party street Long street. +cheap (especially the doublebed room) +central +free pool table +balkony with view on Long Street -too less toilets / dirty toilets after party nights -loud = you get what you can expect: if you want a cheap bed in long street to go out to party-->...

1Thank neverathome2016
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I have stayed in this ocean themed backpackers for 7 nights. Its location was brilliant, very close to citysightseeing bus stop in long street and green market square, walking distant to city center, bo kaap and civic center. The staffs were very friendly and helpful. Especially thanks to Danielle, Abu and Carol. I will miss them and two oceans.

3Thank Chanjoong B
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Cheap and basic rooms however had what we needed. Clean and shower facilities reasonable. Place needs a Re-vamp as door handle falling off / no locks on the Windows. Excellent location and very friendly staff. Particularly the cleaner!

2Thank Anna R
Billy O, Manager at Two Oceans Backpackers, responded to this review

Dear Anna We trust that you are well and enjoying your travelling experiences . I also would like to thank you for your contribution as we do appreciate all our guest input and also adding to that we are currently doing restorations to our establishment for as we do before every season time but I will definately look into the...

Reviewed 17 April 2016 via mobile

My stay at two oceans was really an amazing one , the staff is lovable and the place is clean and has a family atmosphere to it they will definitely be seeing us again 😆☺💃and I will definitely be recommending some friends and family

2Thank Mekayla K
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

Visited the place with a few mates and honestly enjoyed! The drinks were good, people were friendly and an extremely wonderful staff. If you need a place thats really affordable and a staff that would treat you as if you're back home, then this is the place for you.

2Thank Kurt_Tyler
Reviewed 27 February 2016 via mobile

If you are just looking for a place to sleep, go here. Prices are good, Staff is very friendly and helpful, awesome People there. Its a little loud sometimes but you probably shouldn't Stay in long street anyway if noise is a problem. Rooms and restrooms are cleaned almost every day. I stayed there for 10 days, 4 days in...

1Thank Gustav G
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 31 January 2016

Booked and paid for accommodation only to find that the room was given to someone else. We were stuck without accommodation only to be refunded and told tough luck! This backpackers is extremely badly managed. My advise is don't book here and become stranded like we were!!

Thank Anthea S

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Additional Information about Two Oceans Backpackers

Address: 47 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $23 - $36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Avoid this hostel at all costs!”
314antheas, 31 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Double Rooms are the best if you want privacy.”
Matubatsi, 23 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Any room is good at two oceans, but ask the manager Carol he'll give you a good recommendation depending on what vibe you're looking for.”
Zuko_buffy, 21 Jan 2015 | Read review
“Rooms on the side might be quieter.”
love2travel076, 1 Dec 2011 | Read review
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