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HomeBase Cape Town Backpackers

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Overview
37 Strand Street Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Rooftop Bar
Kitchenette
Concierge
1.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The HomeBase Backpackers is an awesome hostel for short-term and long.term stays. The rooms are stylish and comfy, the whole staff are super nice and the evenings on the Rooftop Terrace are always fun. The location right in the middle of the CBD is just...More

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Response from HomeBaseC, Marketing Manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hello.. :) Thank you for staying with HomeBase on your travels, and thank you for taking time to leave us a review, we value your feedback, as it helps us know that we're doing something right.. We hope that you return soon, and that you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Generally good and great location, close to restaurants, Meeting venues and in the CBD. The shower was however blocked not letting water down. They promised to fix it but it wasnt fixed, which spoiled an otherwise nice stayMore

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Response from HomeBaseC, Marketing Manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hi There, Thank you for staying with us on your journey, we appreciate your feedback and have since resolved the issue.. We are glad that you enjoyed your stay and that our facilities were up to standard.. We hope you have a safe journey Your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Very lovely property, just a little noisy at reception but its not always and I was staying in the female dorm next reception. Otherwise I had a wonderful stay. I would definitely recommend it to anyone

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Response from HomeBaseC, Marketing Manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hey there.. Thank you for choosing to stay with us on your journey, we are glad to say that you are now part of our family.. Know that you're always welcome and we await your return.. :D Safe travels and come back soon...

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed my stay so much and am coming back soon. No disturbance there, no invading . Good internet also. Thank you for your hospitality . Hoping to be there soon and I hope I will get a bigger room for couple.More

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Response from HomeBaseC, Marketing Manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hello.. :D Thank you for staying with us at HomeBase, it was a pleasure to have you here, and we are glad to know that you enjoyed your stay.. We hope you come back soon and we'll keep a bigger room for you.. ;) Safe...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

We stayed 5 nights. Location is good, people who work there are very kind and helping. There is a kitchen and tel big refrigtherators. Breakfast is free. Nice dakroof. We had a good time in home base!

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Response from HomeBase C, Marketing manager at HomeBase Cape Town BackpackersResponded 17 August 2018

Hello.. Thank you for staying with us, it was nice to have you here.. We hope you know that you are now family, and you have a place with whenever you are in Cape Town :D Travel safe and come home soon :)

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Description
Situated in the pulsating City Centre, HomeBase Cape Town is a uniquely themed backpacker accommodation closer to the Greenmarket Square, Table Mountain, Bo-Kaap, South African Museum, City Sight Seeing Buses More and the South African National Gallery. All rooms are warmly furnished and exceptionally decorated with different themes. Guests enjoy spending time at the rooftop with a spectacular view of the Lions head and Long Street. The fully equipped kitchen is shared among guests with great opportunities of meeting with other adventurers. Other communal pluses include the on-site rooftop bar with a pool table for those who enjoy gaming and a shared television lounge. HomeBase Cape Town is 5km away from the Tafelburg Road, ideal for a cycling tour and has stunning views of False Bay and Table Mountain when you reach the top. Conveniently for guests, there's a bicycle rental facility at HomeBase Cape Town. Other activities on the bucket list are Jolly Roger sunset cruise, Hout Bay Market, wine tasting and Mzoli's Butchery. The 24-hour on-site staff is always happy to help guests with tour plans, travel information, recommendations and general inquiries useful to their stay in Cape Town. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Self-Serve Laundry
Shuttle Bus Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$26 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
25
Price range
US$26 - US$73 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Traveller (12)
Room & Suite (18)
Dining (1)
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Room Tips
"I stayed in the mixed dorm, which was perfectly fine. It all depends on your roommates.."
anke30
02 Oct 2017
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"We had the Beach Cottage, 3 beds. It suited us perfectly."
953chantald
20 Jul 2017
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"4 beds Dorm"
200juliettet
28 Jun 2017
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"They go bonkers over water use, so be mindful."
mbluing
27 Jun 2017
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