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Carnival Court Backpackers

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good25%
  • Average43%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible7%
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2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A truly unique experience. It was our first time in Capetown and as our first stop, this place was a fitting welcome. Though it's noisy when you're trying to sleep its situation on Long Street is perfect for taking part in the vibrant nightlife. It...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

The staff are fantastic. During my stay they installed wifi throughout the whole building. The beds and pillow are comfortable. Due to the location music could be heard until 3am most days of the week but they provide ear plugs.

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Reviewed 31 March 2018

I met some really nice people in this Hostel. Very kind and helpful people are working there. I'd really come back. I sometimes had problems with falling asleep, cause its near center of long street. So party all night long. But it is near the...More

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Reviewed 20 March 2018

I have travelled to many countries and have been to many hostels, but never had such a lovely and personal service by the receptionists team! That made my stay even better! Thank you so much and see you soon!

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Reviewed 27 December 2017 via mobile

The location is great in downtown Cape Town, but for the same reason, it can get noisy at nights because of the club's around and on the first floor. Many restaurants and bars to choose from. The citysightseeing pick up point is a 5 minute...More

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Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$14 - US$36 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
10
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Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Carnival Court Backpackers Cape Town, South Africa
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"Rooms that are 2 floors up and not facing long street will be a little quieter"
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"Grab a top floor room or you wont sleep on a Wednesday, Friday or Saturday"
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"Upper floor"
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"Not for anyone seeking a quiet trip. Get a single room if you're traveling solo. Your stuff might get..."
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