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    The Backpackers in Green Point

    18 Thornhill Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent92%
    • Very good6%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    “tv room” (28 reviews)
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 381 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    The staff were friendly and involved us in adventures I wouldn't do by myself, as some things are best accompanied with by an Experienced local. They helped with booking tours and food was great. I would go back for sure!! Loved it! It was very...More

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

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

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed at BIG Backpackers for 5 nights and it was truly one of the best hostels we have ever stayed. First of all the employees are incredibly helpful, friendly and they really make you feel comfortable. Furthermore, the hostel organises dinner plans with everyone...More

    Thank Ilse d
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 1 week ago

    Hello Isle! It was fantastic having you stay with us at the BIG and it made us all smile after reading your lovely review. Thanks a million! Milou

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I can't recommend this place enough...the staff were amazing, from organising tours for us to taking the guests out somewhere new each night, it felt like an instant group of friends! The room was fantastic - spacious, clean, comfortable and secure, with Netflix included (not...More

    Thank Zanjetta
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 1 week ago

    It is so lovely to read such an amazing review! A Big Thank you coming your way and please do come visit us again Milou and the BIG Team

    Reviewed 16 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 10 June 2017

    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 10 June 2017

    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

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 25 - USD 122 (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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    • The Backpackers In Green Point Cape Town, South Africa
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    Harry T
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    Response from BIGBackpackers | Property representative |
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    30 November 2016|
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    Response from travelwiz13 | Reviewed this property |
    Would be better to email the hostel directly.
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    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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