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HomeBase Cape Town Backpackers

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“home base”(74 reviews)
“long street”(39 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Rooftop Bar
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Rooftop Terrace
1 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Exactly what we needed. 2 girls in the girls only dorm. Centrally located, friendly staff, gorgeous place! Only criticism was that the girls dorm was a very stereotypical, overly pink room, but other than that no issues.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I want to thank Homebase for helping me figure out the logistics for getting across South Africa. Zozo was the most helpful hostel staff member I have ever met. She was a key resource to anything you wanted to do in South Africa. The hostel...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice and comfortable home with plenty of new friends you may not know yet. It's very close to long street and perfectly safe with a 24h security and reception. Bar, TV room, pool table, rooftop terasse, a lovely cook and very friendly staff. I will...More

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Response from HomeBase C, Social Media Manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi there Anna.. Thank you for staying with HomeBase.. We appreciate you kind words, and also that you had decided to become one of our family members:D Have a safe journey and return soon, there are more fiends waiting to be made:)

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed every minute of our stay at homebase. It is indeed a home away from home. Staff is friendly, the chef is excellent , we loved his menu especially the braai on Friday. Generally, the friendly atmosphere of the place is welcomingMore

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Response from HomeBase C, Social Media Manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hello:) Thank you for taking the time to leave us a review, it's very seldom that people find the time nowadays.. We are glad to hear that we have been able to meet your expectations and more than happy that you had chosen to stay...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hostel clean, well located and the bed is very comfortable. But the best is the food of the Chef Lynton, so delicious and u can eat it in a very beautiful rooftop (has a bar also) ;) Evaristo Jr Fortaleza, BrazilMore

Thank Evaristo J
Response from HomeBase C, Social Media Manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Evaristo, Thank you for taking the time to lave us a review, we appreciate your kind words, and we're glad to here that you've enjoyed our "Home".. Lynton says thank you and he anticipates your return so he can show you his new recipes...More

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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Laundry Service
Breakfast included
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US$28 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$28 - US$79 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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"I stayed in the mixed dorm, which was perfectly fine. It all depends on your roommates.."
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"We had the Beach Cottage, 3 beds. It suited us perfectly."
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"4 beds Dorm"
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"They go bonkers over water use, so be mindful."
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