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Cape Town
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A pleasant and convenient location where the staff are attentive and pleasant. I can recommend Atlantic Point Backpackers for a relatively comfortable place to stay. I'm going back in March/April for a second stay.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff were friendly and helpful. Breakfast is provided with a longer time frame for eating than other places. There is a kitchen area which allows you to cater for yourself. Although breakfast can be provided. The hostel offer a variety of touristy activities and can also help arrange others.

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Illovo Beach, South Africa
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Well managed, clean and friendly facility.,staff very accommodating and helpful. Kitchen well appointed We stayed in the luxury rooms, but have stayed previously in the dorms.. We have been going to Atlantic for a number of years. Will go back again and always recommend the facility

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Cape Town
Reviewed 1 week ago

I liked my stay there, cosy, nice facilities, good location. Very modern kitchen, which was nice to prepare my own food. Nice living room upstairs to relax and to feel a bit like Home. I liked my dorm room with the private bath, all was very Clean.

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed with this hostel. Friendly helpful staff nice and clean. I stayed in the lions head 6 bed dorm was really good. Only slight downside was the breakfast it is included but not much choice although it's still ok. Very near the waterfront and sea point but still easy enough to get to long street. Would highly recommend

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Michael C, Manager at Atlantic Point Backpackers, responded to this review

So great! Glad to see you could take advantage of everything we offer.

Cape Town
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Amazing reception with Carina. She was available to help us in as possible. Nice tours offering and a lot of activities. I really recommend to my friends. Ill stay in Atlantic Point in the next time in Cape Town.

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Michael C, Manager at Atlantic Point Backpackers, responded to this review

Awesome awesome awesome! Looking forward to your next stay!

Cape Town
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location is really good, it is near the Waterfront and there is a supermarket a few meters away. The staff is very attentive and helpful. Accommodations are comfortable and the bathrooms are always clean. I recommend doing at least one of the tours organized by the hostel.

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Michael C, Manager at Atlantic Point Backpackers, responded to this review

Wonderful to hear everything went well during your stay! Hopefully we'll see you again soon for even more of our awesome organized events!

Cape Town
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a great stay at Atlantic point. Everything was clean, beds were good, breakfast tasty and nice presented, awesome helpfully staff and a nice and comfortable atmosphere. Location is perfect and the staff, gardener including is always up for a nice chat.

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Michael C, Manager at Atlantic Point Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks so much for the kind review! We're happy you could enjoy all of the highlights of AP.

Zürich
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From all the people I met at AP not one who had to move out to make room for the next guest didn't try to get back in. Great place, safe neighborhood, yummy breakfast, superb vibes. And do join the wednesday braai!

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Michael C, Manager at Atlantic Point Backpackers, responded to this review

So happy you could enjoy your stay with us! Our Braai is an awesome event we encourage everyone to take part in when they are there!

Cape Town
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location, clean, really hot rooms with poor ventilation for hot & humid nights. weird breakfast system, staff didn't appear to be experienced or equipt with enough knowledge to be extremely helpful and provide outstanding service.

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Michael C, Manager at Atlantic Point Backpackers, responded to this review

Thanks for your review! We're happy you could enjoy the location and the cleanliness. We're sorry that the room was hot, depending on the time of year Cape Town's heat can be oppressive but working on improving the temperature control will certainly something we look into although all rooms are equipped with fans and access to windows. As for our...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Kitchenette
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cape Town's most interactive backpackers lodge is designed with you in mind. Situated in trendy Green Point, Signal Hill is our garden. Atlantic Point Backpackers is perfectly positioned 1km from the waterfront and 750m from the new Green Point Stadium.We offer an accommodation experience for all travelers. From double en-suite rooms to co-ed dorms we have something for you. Our staff will assist you with your needs while in Cape Town. AP will hopefully be a highlight of your South African experience ... more   less 

Additional Information about Atlantic Point Backpackers

Address: 2 Cavalcade Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: $28 - $121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Atlantic Point Backpackers 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Ask for the 'Sky' room in the summer - spacious and because it's nearly in the basement, is quite cool at night.”
 of 5 bubbles 135StevenD, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“If it is high season book in advance otherwise they are fully booked.”
 of 5 bubbles EmyJoanne, 14 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you want to pay for a hostel, at a hotel rate”
 of 5 bubbles pgbk87, 28 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Room 4, 5 or 6 in the other building.”
 of 5 bubbles Marloes-Docter, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Garden rooms tend to be colder during the winter months”
 of 5 bubbles 573beatrices, 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
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