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    Two Oceans Backpackers

    47 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent34%
          • Very good26%
          • Average21%
          • Poor8%
          • Terrible11%
          Travellers talk about
          “long street” (11 reviews)
          “free wifi” (2 reviews)
          Forty8 Backpackers Hotel
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          #56 of 125 Speciality lodging in Cape Town Central
           
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          #14 of 509 Speciality lodging in Cape Town
           
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          #30 of 125 Speciality lodging in Cape Town Central
           
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          1 - 5 of 60 reviews

          Reviewed 18 April 2017

          I dont recommend this hostel because I had some valuables stolen from my room and my 2 roommates had money stolen from their lockers. Noone from the staff seemed to care. I asked to talk to a manager but nobody came. The front door was...More

          Thank Michael L
          Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

          Spent 7 days in the two oceans backpackers. Fantastic location on long street. Very close walking distances to great restaurants and bars. Located next to the sight seeing bus tour office. And 5 minute walk to the civic centre to access public transport by bus....More

          1  Thank Melanie B
          Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

          Hi, This place is the worst hostel I've ever stayed. The room was small, dirty and stuffy. Bed was a disaster, it was like a bowl, there was a huge hole in the middle of the bed. I couldn't sleep and also I couldn't check-out....More

          1  Thank Batuhan M
          Reviewed 22 December 2016

          Two Oceans Backpackers is a cheap hostel in Cape Towns party street Long street. +cheap (especially the doublebed room) +central +free pool table +balkony with view on Long Street -too less toilets / dirty toilets after party nights -loud = you get what you can...More

          2  Thank neverathome2016
          Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

          I have stayed in this ocean themed backpackers for 7 nights. Its location was brilliant, very close to citysightseeing bus stop in long street and green market square, walking distant to city center, bo kaap and civic center. The staffs were very friendly and helpful....More

          3  Thank Chanjoong B
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$14 - US$26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 5
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Western Cape >
          • Cape Town >
          • Cape Town Central
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          Room Tips
          "Avoid this hostel at all costs!"
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          "Double Rooms are the best if you want privacy."
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          "Any room is good at two oceans, but ask the manager Carol he'll give you a good recommendation depending..."
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          "Rooms on the side might be quieter."
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