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33 South Backpackers

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Cape Town
Reviewed 31 January 2017

33 South was a very welcoming place to stay. The people at the reception were very helpful and knowledgeable. They offered me many recommendations as for what to do and everything was fabulous. The room was very clean, as were the bathrooms.

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Cape Town
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Thank you Natasha for being willing to accept our Visitors on short notice, you were very friendly, and the visitors had no complaints All of the best and we would recommend 33 Backpackers May you and your staff be blessed

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 16 January 2017

I had an amazing stay at the backpackers. I mostly enjoyed the interaction of the guests with each other and the sharing of the different cultures. The staff were ALWAYS warm and accommodating, and catered for all our individual needs. I didn't feel like I was a thousand kilometers away from home, because I felt comfortable and relaxed and the...

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Potchefstroom, South Africa
Reviewed 5 January 2017

The staff was very friendly and accomodating to all our needs. I loved the quirkiness and personality of the place. It is located walking distance from many amazing shops and restaurants. I wish it was a bit closer to the main museums and parliament bulding, but that is only a ten minute car ride away; so it was fine. If...

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Cape Town
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We stayed only for one night in a private room, the bed was really comfortable, everything was clean, and they have very good muffins for breakfast!! The neighborhood where is located is also good, with lots of bars in case you want to go out.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay in the very pretty and clean Boutique Back Packers. The staff were friendly and the accommodation was very comfortable, attractive and worth the money. The backpackers is very close to many popular attractions such as Boulders Beach and is walking distance to pubs, the harbor and restaurants. One can also enjoy complimentary helpings of tea...

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Crew_33South, Manager at 33 South Backpackers, responded to this review

Good day Jodz I believe there is an error in the review you just gave. We are not situated in Simon's Town but rather Observatory. I think this review is meant for another establishment. Hope you will consider staying with us in the future. Regards Maletuka

Cape Town
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I selected to stay here because it's cheaper than a guesthouse. However, I was pleasantly surprized at the cleanliness of the room and the friendliness of the staff. I also initially was scared it would be noisy, but it wan't.

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Paris, France
Reviewed 8 November 2016

A great place to stay in Cape Town: everyone is very welcoming, helpful, great recommendation about the activities to do around, amazing atmosphere, very easy to meet new people when you are travelling on your own!

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Port Douglas, Australia
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Having been a backpacker before we started work in the bush in Kenya we decided to book a hostel for our holiday in Cape Town. We were looking to meet travellers while staying in a vibrant part of town. Unfortunately, the majority of people staying at 33 South seemed to be students and workers that chose to stay in a...

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Al Ain, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 20 October 2016

Great Location. Friendly staff at your service. They will always tidy up your room everyday! free Muffins and tea for breakfast. however, there are only 4 toilets for the whole people staying there. wishing there was more toilets and showers. if they added Laundry service, it eould be a big help too. But overall, this is a lovely place to...

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Kitchenette
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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about 33 South Backpackers

Address: 48 Trill Road, Observatory 7925, South Africa (Formerly 33 South Boutique Backpackers)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Observatory
Price Range: $20 - $62 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — 33 South Backpackers 4*
Number of rooms: 26
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“All the rooms are have a unique feel, there is a lovely outside double room that would be a bit more quiet.”
WildLubanzi, 20 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Rooms are quieter and have access to Internet”
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“Room choices are limited, so book early.”
matthewsB3634GS, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“everything is on one floor including a disabled bathroom so it is wheelchair user friendly, all the rooms have a unique touch.”
10monthsoftraveling, 25 Feb 2016 | Read review
“They organize the rooms into decorated "districts", all fun! Hostel is on quiet street so no worries about noise.”
taylorl295, 24 Sep 2015 | Read review
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