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    The Backpackers in Green Point

    18 Thornhill Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
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    1 room
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      2 adults
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          USD 73*
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          Overview
          • Excellent92%
          • Very good6%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          “tv room” (28 reviews)
          “green point” (38 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Pets Allowed
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 2 July 2016

          My only regret is not having done this review sooner! I stayed here with my girlfriend in December 2015 and we had the best time. Being from Johannesburg, we are no strangers to the Cape however Ivor and the team made us feel welcome nonetheless...More

          1  Thank 149gregorioW333
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 2 December 2016

          Hello greg, Stunning review my friend! Thanks so much for it! Glad you enjoyed the BIG's facilities! Milou and the BIG Team

          Reviewed 27 June 2016

          Stayed in a private twin room with a buddy for a few nights. Overall really good place. The staff was very helpful in recommending activities, though sometimes a little pushy on booking the tours through them. Breakfast was enjoyable everyday. They had a braii and...More

          1  Thank Holden C
          Response from Amelia K, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 28 June 2016

          Hey :) Thank you for the feedback on The B.I.G! We really appreciate the kind words and the help with making the B.I.G better for our guests. Our worry is that guests won't be able to get onto tours and therefore we try our best...More

          Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

          I stayed here for a number of nights this spring, both alone and later with my friend. I had the best experience and highly recommend staying here. It's extremely clean and nicely decorated, it has a great, friendly vibe (no drunk people like on Long...More

          Thank LisaK1002
          Response from Amelia K, Guest Relations Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 28 June 2016

          Hey Lisa I hope that you are well. We loved you and loved having the Israeli lessons from your friend. Thanks a stack for taking the time to write a smashing review. I also fondly remember that heavy bag of yours;) Ivor and The B.I.G...More

          Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

          It was a good place to stay. Ivor helped us a lot. I think he is the backbone of this place. Such a energy he have to explain the things. Other staff was also helpful.In short we had so much fun while staying here.

          1  Thank Manu S
          Response from Amelia K, Guest Relations Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 28 June 2016

          Manu ! Cheffo! Thanks so much for the special mention. We all loved having you guys with us. You still never cooked for us . We still Have Sussanne staying with us now. Take care my Friend. Ivor and The B.I.G Family

          Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

          Incredibly helpful staff help you decide how to navigate the hundreds of wonderful things to see, do, eat, and drink in CPT. It was nice to snuggle and visit the dogs that hang out in the common area when missing my own fur children back...More

          Thank Nikki D
          Response from Amelia K, Guest Relations Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 28 June 2016

          Hey Nikki So nice to hear back from the organising comittee. Please give our regards to the guys, Ron and Jarred. If you ever in the Cape again please stay with us! Many thanks Ivor (Captain) and the B.I.G Team

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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • USD 26 - USD 124 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 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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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Harry T
          are your 4bed mixed dorms ensuite, what is the walking distance to V&A waterfront? andare there any Indian restaurants nearby at walking distance?
          23 May 2017|
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          Response from esladky | Reviewed this property |
          I'm pretty sure they are all ensuite dorms. But yes everything Chikku said above is correct as well.
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          Melvia S
          Do you have single rooms available for mid January?
          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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          UniTsh1
          Hi, can you accomodate 13 people on a sharing basis for 27/12 to 02/01/16?
          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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          "Rooms on the second floor are only accessible by stairs."
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          "The private room Sailor is lovely."
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