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Cat and Moose Backpackers

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Reviewed 18 February 2018

If you want to be in the middle of the action, consider staying at the Cat and Moose. John and Frank have been so nice, I booked a couple tours out of here and even rented a car. Sad their isn't sufficient water for the...More

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Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you for letting me crash at you’re backpackers. Friendly wipe and very secure. Wish I could have stayed longer. What I liked about you’re place was that its not a party hostel and the security you provide by giving access to lockers and safes...More

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Reviewed 8 September 2017

This review is so overdue but I just have to thank John for all his help when I stayed here back in May. I often overlook reviews where management is praised but in this one case I cannot stress enough how much this one single...More

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Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 8 days, booked a private room Pros: -fantastic for solo to group/couple traveling -price -spacious private room -clean shared bathroom, daily cleaning -accommodation -Friendly, helpful & very accommodating staff -location (close to: public parking lots, grocery & retail shopping, loop and bree street...More

Thank Sol V
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We stayed there for almost a week. The room and the bathroom where quite clean; the only problem was the kitchen: I don't know if there was because of a particular group of people or what, but the kitchen was always dirty. Besides that John...More

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USD 13 - USD 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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Cat And Moose Backpackers Cape Town, South Africa
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12 June 2015|
Response from snubblaraldrig | Reviewed this property |
I think we payed 150-200R per person and night for a dorm!
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"If you like a more quiet room, request the ones in the back of the hostel"
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"Our room was all the way to the right, by the kitchen, and was great."
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"Downstairs is more quite. You meet more people upstairs. The downstairs room is a private room and upstairs..."
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"Twin room at back with shared bathroom"
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