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Two Oceans Backpackers

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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good22%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible11%
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Free Wifi
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Location and contact
47 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
17,5 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
241 restaurants are within a 0,5 km radius
1.7 km from Lion's Head
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The building is currently getting renovated and so certain rooms are inaccessible. On the website where I booked, they advertise 'airport transfers' and a 'tours/travel desk' - this is no longer offered by the new management. One of the staff did help me arrange some...More

Thank phenning2347
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

I’ll recommend this place for all the people! You can sit at the balcony, right in the middle of Cape Town! There’ll be music all the time and Carol is going to entertain you with jokes, conversations or dance moves. He is definitely the most...More

Thank Daniel K
Reviewed 17 March 2018

If you're looking for an authentic Cape Town experience, this is the place to stay. The location is perfect for getting around town and the hostel itself is very lively and fun. There's easy access to local food, craft markets, grocery stores and pubs/bars. It's...More

2  Thank Shira M
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Wow, what a hostel! It’s in a great location and everything you need is walking distance.. bars, restaurants, markets and walking tours. Definitely a great place to experience what Cape Town has to offer. The staff here are great, friendly and helpful. Special thanks to...More

1  Thank Courts87
Reviewed 14 January 2018

I stayed here for 9 nights in a 6-bed female dorm. First thing to note is the central location. Everything was within walking distance. With that said, it is also loud at night virtually every day of the week. Castle Lite and Black Label sold...More

3  Thank Chieka C
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Price range
US$14 - US$22 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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"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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