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Abantu Lodge and Backpackers

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    Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Reviewed 14 January 2011

    This place is very basic indeed, but charges the same as the nice backpackers in the same area. There is no reception service until 11am, so i you would like the key deposit back its your problem. Lights in the room didnt work and toilet was broken. No internet, no books, nothing but rooms. The only nice thing is the...

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    Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Reviewed 17 January 2009

    One of many backpacker hostels on or around Long Street. We chose this one because it had private twin rooms - my dorm-sharing days are over, I think! We hadn't asked for an ensuite but we got one anyway, which was a nice surprise. The room was fine, obviously very basic but perfectly OK. It had a little balcony thing...

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    Address: 177 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
    Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
    Number of rooms: 13
    Also Known As:
    Abantu Lodge And Backpackers Cape Town, South Africa
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