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Cape Town
Reviewed 23 November 2015

We stayed over for a night in a double en-suite room. We were attending a party in the area. I was pleasantly surprised by a quiet room, comfortable bed and good quality linen. The shower had plenty of hot water and good water pressure. Perfect for a night's stay or a base from which to explore the town and do...

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 10 November 2015

I'm a administrative assistant who could for the life of me not get a response out of the service representative: Cornelius. E-mail upon e-mail... No response. Phone call after phone call, absolutely no helpfulness whatsoever. Had to cancel the booking as they could not even meet minimum standards - i.e. no scanner no fax no power to respond to my...

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Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Had an excellent stay for a week with my wife and toddler. Facilities are well thought out, nice pool for the hot days, room spacious and nicely decorated. Staff were all very friendly. Will definitely recommend!

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Port Alfred, South Africa
Reviewed 22 April 2015

Even though the hostel itself was not very cozy, we had a wonderful night here. The kitchen was very clean and there was a lot of equipment present so it is possible to cook yourself. Furthermore the beds were amazing, which was perfect since we were all very tired. The rooms are not very special, but everything you need is...

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1Thank Marije D
Reviewed 12 April 2015 via mobile

The worst service I have experienced in my life! R6 000 got stolen right out of my bag, there is no safe or any safe place to store your belongings. When we confronted the staff and the manager, they were useless and the manager's words were: "Well if I was carrying that much money with me, I would have checked...

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1Thank Maryke W
Germany
Reviewed 6 April 2015

Simple,but clean backpackers. The walking distance to the city center 20 minutes. It's good for a few nights. Unfortunately, there is glass in the bathroom door, so that you can not use the bathroom when someone else is in the room. (Dorm Room) City centre of Stellenbosch is beautiful!

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Nelspruit, South Africa
Reviewed 6 March 2015 via mobile

I am somewhat wary of backpackers in general. Always thinking of the movie wonderlust and fearing a bunch of hippies suggesting random acts of kindness. Nevertheless. This place were great. Comfy beds and clean room. Hippies hanging around in lobby but the place is still decent.

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Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 15 February 2015

Roadtripping for two weeks in SA, Banghoek was our first stop and what a great start to the trip it was! Its quiet, safe & secure location, offering parking for our cars too, was welcome. It is in walking distance of the local Spar supermarket and a 2-minute car drive (or 20min walk) into the centre of Stellenbosch. We stayed...

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Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 29 January 2015 via mobile

I came to Banghoek Place on December 24th with my boyfriend and two friends of ours. Before getting there I told them "don't expect too much, the prices are low" it was really surprising when we got there and saw an amazing place with a clean pool, barbeque, big kitchen, nice rooms and the nicest staff ever. Also is a...

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Cologne, Germany
Reviewed 18 January 2015

We stayed two nights at a double room on the first floor in the backyard. Value for money is totally fine, as rooms are simple and clean. If you like company, you can spend time at the pool area or in the common rooms. If you like it more quiet, we can just tell, that we did not feel disturbed...

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  • Free Internet
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Additional Information about Banghoek Place Hostel

Address: 193 Banghoek Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: RM106 - RM194 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 16
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“Choose another hostel”
 of 5 bubbles , 7 Jan 2017 | Read review
“The 4 bed dorm with en suite is great, as it's upstairs with a view over the pool and relatively quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles laurenmY7959WU, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Unless you specifically want a private room, the dorm room is worth the reasonable price.”
 of 5 bubbles kayleighandrew, 19 May 2016 | Read review
“the best rooms are at another hostel...”
 of 5 bubbles cosmicflotsam, 9 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We had a double en-suite room upstairs, no 9. It was very comfortable and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles capetownjax, 22 Nov 2015 | Read review
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