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Great clean rooms, several great public areas both inside and outside. One night they had a cook out which was very reasonably priced with great food and at least 50 people in attendance. Secure parking area in front of hostel but since I had a...More
Response from JadeBackpack, Manager at The BackpackResponded 10 July 2017
Hi there! Thank you for coming to stay with us at the hostel and we are so pleased that you enjoyed your time here and were able to join in on our food evenings! Kind Regards, The Backpack Team
Really nice hostel with a nice atmosphere and friendly staff. Nice clean rooms at a great price with lots of options to choose from. Superb location for exploring Cape Town very close to lots of great bars and restaurants yet the hostel itself is nice...More
Response from Lee H, Owner at The BackpackResponded 19 June 2017
Thank you so much taking the time to review us and the kind words you wrote about our friendly staff. It means a lot to be appreciated.
The Backpack Team
Hostel is central, safe, and great value for money. Breakfast is decent in a buffet style. There is a bar which isn't too busy but cheap. They offer, safes, excursions, and a kitchen. It's located only a short walk/ride to Long Street (nightlife). Highly recommend.
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Response from Lee H, Owner at The BackpackResponded 5 June 2017
Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us. Happy Trails
The Backpack Team
I wish that I had had more time to get to now the other residents more -- it seemed like a great community and great way find travel friends. The [free] breakfast views of Table Mountain are unforgettable.
As a note, I was a single...More
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Response from Lee H, Owner at The BackpackResponded 25 May 2017
Thanks so much for taking the time to review us. We are amped you love our spot and it's definitely a great way to make friends. Our views are awesome we are so lucky and we never get tired of them. The best for us...More
Great stay, plenty of room in dorm, nice large locker, the pool is lovely with the view of table mountain, just a shame the hostel was a little quiet on atmosphere when i stayed. Staff are really helpful for booking anything you need and security...More
Response from Lee H, Owner at The BackpackResponded 18 May 2017
Thanks for taking the time to review us. One can never tell how busy or quiet we will be each night so its a shame you were not here on the nights we were rocking. So happy you appreciated our big spacious dorms maybe next...More
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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US$29 - US$113 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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