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Long Street Backpackers

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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Ok first things first. I bar/hostel staff were extremely friendly and very nice people. The place itself is very cool with it bar and pool table and shared guest kitchen and balcony view of long street. The accommodation however wasn't good.... Sheets dirty....insects in rooms...More

Thank Emily B
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Im older than the back packing crowd, but the long street backpackers was actually very nice, its very kitch not what you would expect it has beautiful plants braai area,stunning balconies. When I first heard the word dorm room I was horrified but it was...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2015

Long-street backpackers is a superb hideaway in a big city to be able to meet other travellers and have a laugh over a few drinks. Set in the heart of CT, it is in a great location and the perfect base to explore the city.

Thank Aetam
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

I've being staying at hostels for over 10 years and Long Street Backpackers is the coolest place I've ever visited. The atmosphere the staff (Lee, Marius, Emma, & Mike) provide to everyone is unlike anywhere else! From the moment I checked in all I saw...More

Thank KronikWiz
Reviewed 4 July 2015

Awesome place...nice people, very good common area and great location The room and bathroom are clean and the staff is very friendly... I've been there for 10 days and felt this hostel like my home in Cape Town!

Thank Marina M
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Bar/Lounge
Free Parking
Hotel Amenities
Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Self-Serve Laundry
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Refrigerator in room
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Bar/Lounge
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USD 29 - USD 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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Price range
USD 29 - USD 45 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Smoking rooms available
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"stay in a dorm - not a private room! youll meet great people"
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"The rooms in the back side are quieter"
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"Up at the back."
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"Room to the back away from Longstreet can be quieter - Longstreet is party street so there is street noise"
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