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SaltyCrax Backpackers / Surflodge

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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“awesome place”(5 reviews)
“cape town”(31 reviews)
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
5.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsawesome placecape townbars and restaurantsgreat vibegarden route tourplace to stayawesome stafffire placecool barvolunteer programsafe areafew drinksshark cage divingstaff were helpfulonly drawbacklong streetthe location is perfect
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I needed a break away from home.That's exactly what I got.I was with my boy and he could go to a tv room anytime and watch movies freely.The stuff was nice n helpful.Save parking.Excpt that I fear dogs😏😏

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice Backpackers! One of the best we have been too. Friendly staff and love the dogs. Real home environment. Will definitely recommend this place. Close to main activities and not far from Cape Central.

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Thank marindao2015
Response from Saltycrax B, Front Office Manager at SaltyCrax Backpackers / SurflodgeResponded 2 days ago

Hi Marinda, Thank you for your kind words! Glad you loved the dogs - so do we :) Hope to see you again

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely service team, very nice hostel and fresh renovated rooms let my vacation getting great! Bathrooms Anvers nice, just kitchens are a bit simple! There are a lot of trips, got organized from the staff there!

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Thank Juliane H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here as part of a package deal with a tour. First the dorm room is ok, it is clean and there are storage boxes for backpacks but not much room for anything else. The private room was lovely and private bathroom was great. Can...More

Thank Rachel M
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

I stayed 4 nights in this backpacker before and after Garden Route Tour. Enjoyable stay with friendly staff and service. Far from main highlights but close to the shore and few restaurants. 11 beds in 1 room is too much. Nice braai party the arrival...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Beachfront
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
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US$30 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$30 - US$56 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (20)
Room & Suite (9)
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Hotel & Grounds (43)
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Elle S
23 September 2015|
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Response from Freddy B | Property representative |
Hi Elle Thank you for the question. Yes, we are quite busy, but not full at the moment so if any of your friends want to join we can still accommodate them :) Kind Regards Shona
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"Go prepared for a bit of noise as this is a vibey place"
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"Kindness often reaps the best rewards."
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"Dorms can be noisy if people arrive late or leave early."
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"We stayed in Delwyn and found it fantastic but the gate can be heard opening and closing. not a big deal."
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