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Zebra Crossing

04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This hostel is great! From the moment I arrived here I felt at home. I had only planed on staying here for two days but ended up spending my entire week in Capetown here. The staff, both River and Catherine, are amazing and they went out of their way to make my visit in Cape Town comfortable and safe. I...

Thank jj246
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

The manager/ host at this place is such a nice guy! And so is the lovely lady from the bar. Great place to stay, quiet, clean and with cheap bites at the bar. Extra bonus: you can do laundry here for 30 Rand! 😍

Thank Femke M
United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 March 2017

Clean, quite and great location. Got to meet other travellers. The reception staff were very helpful in directing us and giving us the contact details of adventure activities. It is very near long street, which is perfect for travellers looking to enjoy the nightlife.

Thank travelling1996
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

It was an amazing experience... My first backpacking trip. A very charming and elegantly done hostle.. Clean bathrooms. Cozy bunk beds. Guiding and helpful staff Made a couple of new friends The staff actually guided and helped us further plan our activities and Capetown and also helped us plan our trip ahead.

Thank Ritesh I
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Ive stayed in the hostel for few days in January. Very clean, staff very friendly and helpful.Quiet location but close to city centre - walking distance. Few shops nearby. Very relaxed athmosphere,met really nice people there. Totally recommended :-)

Thank Radek_Garbowski
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Very helpful and knowledgeable staff. Organized several tours for us, kitchen staff was kind and helpful. Clean rooms, great location. Very safe and friendly. Only drawback was no rooms with private bathrooms. Accommodating staff and flexible.

Thank Amy H
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed 2 nights at Zebra Crossing and it was a great place, the hosts are very helpful and Bronwyn in the cafe is a wealth of knowledge, it is clean, tidy and the bed and pillows were just like home. It is central to the sights like Table Mountain, and a 5 minute walk to long street. Highly recommend...

Thank allie72
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Our staying here was fine but our major point here was our car. The staff told us it would be safe on the parking lot some distance away but next morning a window was smashed and what was still in our car was gone! Should have told us we should speak to security that is present but only looks after...

1Thank Lieselot V
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I stayed there for a couple nights, and it was a pretty good stay. The staff was really nice, always available to help you and give you ideas about what to do in the city. It's well located, very close to the Table Mountain and the Lion's Head. Although the internet didn't work very well in the room, the overall...

Thank Pablo Henrique O
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Chose to stay here because being a bit away from Long St suggested it might offer more peace and quiet, and that turned out to be exactly right. More importantly it's just a really lovely hostel - in very good condition with comfortable furnishings, a well-equipped kitchen, excellent wifi, and best of all lovely lovely people. The owner Darryl is...

Thank Tim S

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Additional Information about Zebra Crossing

Address: 82 New Church Street | Tamboerskloof, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl , Tamboerskloof
Price Range: $18 - $40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 17
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“All rooms are similar.”
travelling1996, 24 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Dorms are fine, if you are a couple - they do have double rooms too.”
llwkali, 21 Jan 2016 | Read review
“avoid dorm no1 it resembles a doss house with certain guests storing food, tea, coffee by their beds, after one night I moved.”
mikb94, 29 Jun 2015 | Read review
“We enjoyed the private room as opposed to the dorm style. The only snag is that bathrooms are downstairs and it's open-air, which can be chilly in the winter months.”
Y8777KPneils, 10 Nov 2014 | Read review
“Room 13 is a nice double room, next to it there is a bathroom. The rooms opposite the kitchen can be very noisy.”
Silja1973, 1 Oct 2014 | Read review
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