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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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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “tv room” (29 reviews)
    “green point” (26 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    71 - 75 of 394 reviews

    Reviewed 6 June 2016

    This is great hostel, from the facilities to the people to the breakfast :) I was nervous about traveling alone, but from the minute I got there Ivor made me feel comfortable and introduced me to other guests. I came with no plans and in...More

    Thank Heather R
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 2 December 2016

    Good day Heather. Thank you for such a lekker review. A special thank you for the personal shout out to Daph and I, that stuff makes it all worth the while. All our love from the B.I.G Family

    Reviewed 4 June 2016 via mobile

    Super friendly, helpful staff. Clean well designed interiors. If you looking for a hostel this is it! Great value for money with Free secure parking, Wi-Fi and breakfast. Remember to have R100 in cash for your towel deposit if you not bringing your own.

    Thank Warren S
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 2 December 2016

    Good day Warren Thank you for such a great review rating. Hopefully you can stay with us a bit longer next time. Ivor and The B.I.G Family

    Reviewed 25 May 2016

    Shame on me for taking so long to share such great feedback for one of the best hostels I've been to. I've been backpacking non stop in over 40 countries for the past 6 years staying mostly in hostels, and this property hands down is...More

    Thank mrktingmgr
    Response from Amelia K, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 13 June 2016

    Mel! I hope all is going well for you in Tanzania and that you are enjoying all your goodies you bought with you back home. Thank you for such kind words and hope to have you back with us soon. You are so fantastic and...More

    Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

    Having been to many hotels, this is my first backpacker experience. The atmosphere is awesome. You meet so many people from so many places and countries there. It's super cozy and the staff is amazing. It's well situated. Millou, Ivor, Daph and Rita were amazing...More

    Thank Belall N
    Response from Amelia K, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 14 June 2016

    Good day Belall Thank you for such a great Review, and thank you for the mention by name. It makes us happy to read such great reviews. Travel safe and hopefully we see you soon. Ivor and The B.I.G Family

    Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

    I had an amazing time in Cape Town and the B.I.G! I stayed in a dorm with 4 beds, which was very clean. The breakfast was good. The staff was great, they were all very nice and always helpful! The hostel has a good location,...More

    Thank LisavdL92
    Response from Amelia K, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 14 June 2016

    Good day Lisa Thanks for such a great review. We are glad that you got to sleep. You are welcome back anytime! Ivor and The B.I.G family

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    Traveller (141)
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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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