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    The Backpackers in Green Point

    18 Thornhill Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 8368
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    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I stayed for a total of 8 nights (6 in a dorm room and 2 in a double room). The hostel itself is located on a quiet street in Green Point, not too far from the Waterfront. The dorm I stayed in was en-suite, clean...More

    Thank KChan86
    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    We really loved the hostel and its friendly staff. It will feel like home if you return here. The staff is super and the guests have a good place to connect with other people. The rooms are clean and the breakfast was super as well....More

    1  Thank Andy S
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights in a double room with bathroom and little balcony, from which you could just spot the sea. One morning it was foggy and the constant fog horns was quite eerie; another time we sat out and watched the sun...More

    Thank May C
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    If you are shopping hostels or even hotels, pick this place. Private rooms are an option for those parties of two - four who want the hostel perks. Perks? Arranged social activities, communal areas to meet other travellers, informative, helpful and friendly staff (here's looking...More

    Thank Joewill316
    Response from Daphdi, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We are so glad you loved it here :)

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Average standard and service. Very simple breakfast. Some malfunction in the room. In some room you can hear every sound from the outside like foot steps. One very nice room with balcony and view. Small pool in shade a lot of hours. Good working free...More

    Thank Lee0401
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    Harry T
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from BIGBackpackers | Property representative |
    Thanks for your answer Chikku!
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    Melvia S
    30 November 2016|
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    Response from travelwiz13 | Reviewed this property |
    Would be better to email the hostel directly.
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    UniTsh1
    14 July 2015|
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    Response from Amelia K | Property representative |
    Hi UniTsh1 Thanks so much for your inquiry. Unfortunately we are already fully booked for those dates. If you would like to contact me directly through our website or email, I can put you onto our wait-list and should... More
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    "We stayed in the Madiba room, which sleeps 4 (this worked well for our family)"
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    "Rooms on the second floor are only accessible by stairs."
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    "If you can, get the female dorm!"
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    "The private room Sailor is lovely."
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