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    The Backpackers in Green Point

    18 Thornhill Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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          US$72
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          Overview
          • Excellent92%
          • Very good6%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          “tv room” (28 reviews)
          “green point” (38 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Pets Allowed
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          After a 19 hour trip from Florida to Cape Town it was such a relief to know the hostel we booked provided the comfort and community environment we were looking for. We had 5 days in C.T. and only booked 3 nights for the B.I.G....More

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          Response from Daphdi, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 1 week ago

          Hello and thank you so much for your very kind and thorough review! We are so happy that you enjoyed your time here- it's always great to hear that our guests love the B.I.G as much as we do! We hope that you are able...More

          Reviewed 15 May 2017

          While this hostel is a little pricier than what you can find on Long Street, it is SO worth it. If you actually want a clean hostel with a proper night sleep, this is the place for you. The staff are amazing as well; they...More

          Thank esladky
          Response from Daphdi, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 1 week ago

          Hi there, thank you so much for your kind review! We pride ourselves on making sure our guests love their stay and spotless accomodation! Please come stay with us again soon. Kind regards, Robyn and the B.I.G Family

          Reviewed 22 April 2017

          Stayed a total of 3 nights (2-5 Oct 2016). 1st night in a Double Room for just under USD70/night and then the 2nd and 3rd nights in a Female Shared Dormitory for USD28/night. Emailed them to enquire about airport transfer, they booked the Backpacker Bus...More

          Thank missvontravels
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 14 May 2017

          Hi there, We would like you for writing such an informative review. We are also very happy that you enjoyed your stay with us. It's always great to read a review like this! Travel safe ! Ivor and The B.I.G Family

          Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

          This is easily the best hostel I have ever stayed at. The vibe is fun, chilled and relaxing. Rooms were very clean. Common area is lovely. Staff are friendly and helpful. Most amazing breakfast. Quiet and considerate of other guests after 10pm. Security is good...More

          Thank KierenJayne1
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 14 May 2017

          Good day Kieren. Thank you for such a great review. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay with us, see you soon. Ivor and The B.I.G Family

          Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

          I stayed in an all female dorm and it was very clean and it I felt safe. There are a ton of things put on my the hostel so if you've just landed it helps. You can walk into town in 15 minutes but you'll...More

          Thank Lauren F
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 14 May 2017

          Good day Lauren I hope this finds you well. Thank you for the high recommendation and we are glad that you enjoyed. Ivor and The B.I.G Family

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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
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          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$26 - US$125 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 11
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          • Cape Town Central
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          Harry T
          are your 4bed mixed dorms ensuite, what is the walking distance to V&A waterfront? andare there any Indian restaurants nearby at walking distance?
          23 May 2017|
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          Response from esladky | Reviewed this property |
          I'm pretty sure they are all ensuite dorms. But yes everything Chikku said above is correct as well.
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          Melvia S
          Do you have single rooms available for mid January?
          29 November 2016|
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          Response from travelwiz13 | Reviewed this property |
          Would be better to email the hostel directly.
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          UniTsh1
          Hi, can you accomodate 13 people on a sharing basis for 27/12 to 02/01/16?
          14 July 2015|
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          Response from Amelia K | Property representative |
          Hi UniTsh1 Thanks so much for your inquiry. Unfortunately we are already fully booked for those dates. If you would like to contact me directly through our website or email, I can put you onto our wait-list and should... More
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          "Rooms on the second floor are only accessible by stairs."
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          "If you can, get the female dorm!"
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          "The private room Sailor is lovely."
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          "I stayed in Black & White which was an awesome 4 bed dorm with a shared roof terrace looking over the..."
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