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    The Backpackers in Green Point

    18 Thornhill Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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    • Excellent92%
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    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 387 reviews

    Reviewed yesterday via mobile

    We stayed at the BIG for a week when visiting Cape Town and what a pleasure it was! The location is great, rooms are comfortable and clean, and the staff are super. Any requests or queries they addressed promptly and always offered to book any...More

    Thank Hilois G
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Good quiet location, 5 minute Uber down to the waterfront. Fantastic staff who were really helpful. Clean room and communal areas, which were nicely decorated. DIY breakfast was provided which was good. Great value for money. The only downside was not feeling able to walk...More

    Thank Sonia085
    Response from Daphdi, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 1 week ago

    Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! We are so glad you had an awesome time!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Me and my girlfriend visited for a week and we stayed in room Lazy Afternoon (private en suite), we've stayed in a lot of hotels around the world and ttheir aren't many better. The room was a good size, very clean, had net flicks and...More

    Thank Matty R
    Response from Daphdi, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thanks so much for the kind words, Matt! We loved having you and Sasha around- you are always welcome back! Safe travels- enjoy your road trip!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Everything was just PERFECT! It is like being home but with the comfort of an hotel. The staff is friendly and helpful, the family room huge and equipped with everything, communal spaces are very nicely decorated and comfortable. Highly recommended both to young and "aging"...More

    Thank maviflo
    Response from Daphdi, General Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for the kind review!

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    It was my first time visiting Cape Town, and I'm grateful that I got a chance to stay at the BIG my first 3 nights. The facility is in a great, safe location (Green Point), the staff are super-friendly and helpful, organize lots of activities,...More

    Thank jrt8181
    Response from Daphdi, General Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 3 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for leaving us such a nice review- we are so happy you enjoyed your stay!

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$28 - US$156 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Cape Town Central
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    Harry T
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from BIGBackpackers | Property representative |
    Thanks for your answer Chikku!
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    Melvia S
    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
    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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    "We stayed in the Madiba room, which sleeps 4 (this worked well for our family)"
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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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