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    Forty8 Backpackers Hotel

    48 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent23%
    • Very good35%
    • Average21%
    • Poor8%
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    Free Wifi
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 88 reviews

    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    I had an excellent stay t Forty8 friendly staff , nice and clean environment . For a backpacker it was quiet no noise friendly guest staying at this backpacker its more like family than strangers . I recommend this backpacker even for a family with...More

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    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    Excellent stay, Staff helpful its close to a very busy street for those who like the city night life . Forty 8 backpackers guest rocks its more of a family vibe I enjoyed the party they had on the Saturday night . Thank you Forty...More

    Thank jadenelouw041
    Reviewed 13 April 2017

    it was my First time staying in a backpacker in the CBD , I must say that i am very surprised about the cleanliness and different backpacker. Its close to long street and not as noisy as I expected I have been to weird backpackers...More

    Thank nicole48winksdaniels
    Reviewed 13 April 2017

    Its my third time visiting this hostel. I had a great experience since day one. If one really want to experience the night life of Cape Town , This is the best place to view. Prices affordable and the staff very helpful its home away...More

    Thank azolaletticia
    Response from Al-Jay D, General Manager at Forty8 Backpackers HotelResponded 17 April 2017

    Hi Ms Letticia Thank you for you valued review, We at forty8backpackers would like to tahnk you very much and it's our primary aim to keep our guest feeling comfortable by sharing that "At home feeling" furthermore we can't wait to see you and the...More

    Reviewed 2 April 2017

    WiFi still slow and not working upstairs, TV running all the time in the lobby. Safe and reliable place to stay. Staff friendly, but not very well informed. Great recent touchups, clean showers & toilets. Old building and floors.

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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Airport Transportation
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$19 - US$54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Western Cape >
    • Cape Town >
    • Cape Town Central
    • Also Known As
    • Forty8 Backpackers Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
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    "family room if you alone dormitory room"
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