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Plettenberg Bay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always enjoy our stay at Ashanti. The staff are friendly, the place is clean and neat. We have stayed in a couple of backpackers and none of them meet the standards of Ashanti. I would recommend Ashanti to all my friends and family.

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi 888hermann Thank you for the kind review, we are really glad you enjoyed your stay so much. Hopefully next time you're in Cape Town you'll be back at Ashanti. Kind regards, Jason

Mainz
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything worked out. Nice and safe place to be. Communication before and while stay with management and staff was also very good. Breakfast good value. Any requests were done quickly. Was a perfect stay!

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi 280fabian Thanks so much for the kind review, it was a pleasure having you stay with us. We hope to see you in the future again! Kind regards, Jason

Munich, Germany
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Felt like 45 years younger Very friendly people, felt accepted , had good conversation Also felt save there having in mind the overall paranoia or isn't it paranoia? Was warned to be in Cape Town on my own by freinds

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi ingeo322 Hostels often do that to people, we're just glad it was our one that made you feel young. Thank you for the kind review and we hope to see you at Ashanti in the future. Kind regards, Jason

George, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ashanti Lodge Green Point is an excellent choice for young or solo travelers and offers both single/double rooms and communal hostel rooms. The decor is modern and light, and the beds are comfortable. Some of the rooms have an en-suite bathroom, but otherwise the communal bathrooms are clean and neat and still to a degree private - the showers are...

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi U8710KEjoans Thank you for the informative review or description of Ashanti Green Point. You failed to mention if you enjoyed your stay though, we hope you did though! Keep well and we hope to see you again. Kind regards, Jason

Grahamstown, South Africa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived as a big group and were shown such warmth when checking in. The overall state of the lodge was pleasing to the eye and very clean. Ashanti Lodge will most certainly be seeing me again in the future.

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi sarahjaneb291 I am so glad to hear that you received a warm welcome and enjoyed your stay. We would love to have you again, please feel free to mail us any time with the dates you'd like to come. Kind regards, Jason

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My two friends and I had a great stay in the 3-bed room. It was simple, but clean and the location in the Green Point neighborhood was in a useful location center to many of our activities. It would have been nice to have our own private bathroom, but I knew that it was a shared bathroom when I made...

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi Y2207AKmikea Thank you for the kind review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay and appreciate the input. You are always welcome at Ashanti and we hope to see you again. Kind regards, Jason

Helsinki, Finland
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Basic things ok, I didnt like that smoking was allowed next to open dormitory window and smoke came inside. Friendly staff, butvarious knowledge about sight seeings. I was dissopointed when I send somee-mails before arrival but didnt get any answer.

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi Tuomo H Thank you for your review, all input helps us improve and we will be sure to take your input into consideration. With regards to the emails, we responded to your request for a transfer but that is the only email we got from you. Kind regards, Jason

Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The reception was solemn. We were frustrated after going through the process of checking in at the Ashanti Gardens instead of Greenpoint only to find out our bookin was actually in Green Point. We were not in the best mood and the receptionist was tolerant but also not very helpful. The dorm rooms were disappointing and we struggled to get...

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi E3921SEcamib We are sorry that you went to the wrong property and had to do the check-in process twice due to this. With regards to the dorms, having a combination door code is industry standard and we do this for our guests own safety and convenience. Kind regards, Jason

Palmerston North, New Zealand
Reviewed 7 February 2017

Dorm was roomy and bed comfortable with room to store luggage underneath the bed which you could lock with your own padlock. Staff friendly though not exactly willingly helpful in terms of where to get food, what to do etc. A nice stay overall.

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi RFultz Thank you for the review, all feedback helps us improve. We are glad you enjoyed the room and are sorry the staff were not as helpful as they should have been. We pride ourselves in our friendliness and helpfulness so will definitely chat to the staff to rectify the matter. We hope to see you again one day....

Reviewed 29 January 2017

Stayed here for a night after my overland camping tour, had a double bed to myself with shared facilities. The bed was super comfortable and the shared facilities were really clean. Really good location, quite safe in that area and things are nearby to walk or getting an uber is really cheap as well. Had breakfast and didn't enjoy it...

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Jason-Greenpoint, Manager at Ashanti Lodge Green Point, responded to this review

Hi Tej_Chau Thank you for the review, all input helps us improve. We are glad you enjoyed you enjoyed your stay for the most part and will be sure to work on making our breakfast even more delicious :) Kind regards, Jason

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Newly renovated and super stylish, Ashanti Green Point offers quieter, more private accommodation for the discerning traveller. Green Point is celebrated for its vibrant nightlife, and nearby Sea Point buzzes with shops and restaurants, a historic seafront walkway and secluded beaches. Also within walking distance are the V&A Waterfront, iconic Cape Town Stadium and the city centre itself.Building on the unrivalled experience of Ashanti Gardens, the Green Point lodge shows the same attention to detail with superb facilities, outstanding service and excellent security. Various accommodation options are available, from backpacker dorms to private en-suite bedrooms; all with fluffy white duvets, individual reading lights, personal safes and international plug points. Private rooms also have plasma screen televisions. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ashanti Lodge Green Point

Address: 23 Antrim Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: RM79 - RM402 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Ashanti Lodge Green Point 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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“Don't know what it means I forgot to tip?”
 of 5 bubbles ingeo322, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Towels, linen, small TV and safe are equipped in the double rooms. I don't know about the hostel rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles U8710KEjoans, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Better pillows maybe”
 of 5 bubbles rubend721, 18 Dec 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in one of the family room on the top floow - highly recommended.”
 of 5 bubbles daleh435, 19 Apr 2016 | Read review
“A budget lodge with great value for money for a stay in Cape Town.”
 of 5 bubbles hanyanep, 8 Dec 2015 | Read review
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