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    Blue Mountain Backpackers

    208 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    Long Street Backpackers
    143 reviews
    #38 of 128 Speciality lodging in Cape Town Central
     
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    #50 of 128 Speciality lodging in Cape Town Central
     
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    11 - 15 of 41 reviews

    Reviewed 2 December 2015 via mobile

    The friendly staff (special thanks to Carlvin) was very helpful in every way. The dorms were great, and location of the backpackers was just perfect. It gave a warm home-feeling instantly, thanks everyone who made my stay the best ever. I stayed two nights longer...More

    1  Thank AlexBaier
    Reviewed 9 November 2015 via mobile

    For the price of the hostel and the location you get this really is an ideal place if you aren't planning on spending much time in your room. Admittedly the noise is very loud but if you pay for a hostel on Long Street you...More

    Thank Callum T
    Reviewed 4 November 2015

    i initially booked into blue mountain because i was in desperate need of somewhere to stay - but i fell in love with the staff, the energy of the hostel and all the people i was able to meet, so i ended up staying there...More

    2  Thank tessamccar
    Reviewed 27 October 2015

    The Bluemountain Backpackers is by far the best place to stay in Long Street. It is perfectly placed to give you access to everything Long street has to offer and has fantastic rooms for you to enjoy. With Wi-fi, Kitchen and lounge to match everything...More

    1  Thank Djforbesowns
    Reviewed 27 October 2015 via mobile

    I gave it 4 as beds really comfortable when you can sleep through night time noise! The place is very sparse and clean yet has no homey comfort as in many other hostels in SA. Great place if you want to join in on long...More

    Thank Lynne H
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    143 reviews
    #38 of 128 Speciality lodging in Cape Town Central
     
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Cape Town >
    • Cape Town Central
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    • Blue Mountain Backpackers Cape Town, South Africa
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