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    Scalabrini Guest House

    47 Commercial Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    • Excellent58%
    • Very good38%
    • Average4%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    31 Jan 2016
    16 Jan 2016
    “Central but quiet at a remarkable cost-performance ratio”
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    1 - 5 of 54 reviews

    Reviewed 31 January 2016

    Nice and friendly staff. Clean room and kitchen. Quite place. Near town. 5 minutes walk. Room is a bit warm. No airco. Good place for a good price. I need 200 characters and i don't have anything more to say.

    Thank namke m
    Reviewed 17 January 2016

    The ideal place to be in the City Bowl. Long Street, Bo Kap, Company Gardens, museums, bus stops (MyZity and sightseeing bus) and a variety of great restaurants and bars within walking distance. We even walked up Table Mountain starting from there. Nice, super clean...More

    Thank Barbara L
    Reviewed 6 January 2016

    The room was very big, bright and super clean. Keep in mind that there is no AC, but with windows open, it was ok for me. Don't forget to ask a fan if you think that you'll need one. They have some, but they are...More

    Thank Juliekodak
    Reviewed 5 November 2015

    People are wonderful! Room clean and big, with ensuite, at reasonable price. Central CBD is good place to begin your journey. Really great security as well. Nice clean kitchen area, including TV for local news.

    Thank karen f
    Reviewed 1 June 2015

    I am a Sri Lankan who traveled to Cape Town in Sept. 2014 for a conference with 12 of my colleagues. We stayed at this Guest House for 6 nights. Considering the fact that Cape Town may not a very safe city, the security systems...More

    Thank Chandika W
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Internet
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    • 9
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Cape Town >
    • Cape Town Central
    • Also Known As
    • Scalabrini Guest House Cape Town, South Africa
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    "The rooms that face Commercial Road are much better ... with partially obscured views of Table Mountain and..."
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    "Ask the staff about local transportation"
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    "It's so affordable, go ahead and get a room with a double bed even if you're traveling alone."
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    "Single room with single bed for me!"
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