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Lighthouse Farm Backpacker’s Lodge

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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
2 Star Hotel
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A1, Oude Molen Eco Village | Alexandra Road, Mowbray 7700, South Africa
10.5 km to Cape Town Intl Airport
40 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used the family room, very spacious and clean. Mostly friendly and well organized accommodation. Please note this establishment prefers EFT , not a cash deposit, we were tempted to find alternative accommodation after a gruff response about deposit fees on cash deposits, but we...More

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Reviewed 27 April 2018

We booked Lighthouse Farm for a 5 night stay in Cape Town, the rooms were basic and the facilities were ok - rooms didnt look like the pictures shown when booking. You can catch trains to and from the centre during the daytime if you...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2018

The staff were friendly and welcoming and articulated so well and provided me with good information about the place. The place is clean and the environment is so clean and theirs no commotion .everyone minds his own business.

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Reviewed 13 April 2018

We received a lot more than super service. Everyone involved supported and helped us when we had vehicle trouble and had to leave the trailer there and come back again. It was a big family experience with us feeling sad to leave!

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Reviewed 13 March 2018

When we arrived at the backpackers we were taken on a tour of the facilities. We were taken to a mixed dormitory where we interrupted what seemed to be a live-in prostitute servicing her client. In response to the disruption, she nonchalantly said to us...More

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Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Price range
USD 18 - USD 25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
20
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South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Mowbray
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"They seem to have only one double room - they'll happily book a second double, but it will just be them..."
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"There are rooms with just a double bed but for the most part it is bunkbeds and dorm style so be sure to ask..."
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"There are 2 out of 3 functioning wings in the hostel. It used to be a building used for nursing..."
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