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Reviewed 20 October 2011

The BEST part of it was it felt like home. Very clean and quiet, with a nice kitchen and sitting room where you can cook what you like and also share nice meals as well as plan trips together with other guests from ALL over the world. I made some life-time friends there ! the staff are young and wonderful... More 

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Reviewed 19 October 2011

They were renovating while I was there so unfortunately I could only stay there 1 night. Huge room & bathroom. Both very clean! I was lucky enough to have my own room so I actually took a hot bath. Towels,soap provided basically seemed like a hotel with bunkbed. Best service I ever received from hostel staff - who is all... More 

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Reviewed 29 September 2011

This has to be the best place to stay in Cape Town for those on a budget. Great central location, immaculate quiet rooms with en suite bathrooms, and a huge communal kitchen equipped with everything you may need. The staff are all wonderfully friendly and able to help out with any request you may have. They even do your laundry... More 

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Reviewed 28 June 2011

It was the best accomodation I picked during my trip in SA. If you are looking for a well situated location, huge room, quiet, clean, affordable, secure, with a nice kitchen and friendly staff, you should consider the Scalabrini Guest House. There was some renovation going on when I was there so expect even better rooms. My bathroom looks like... More 

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Address: 47 Commercial Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Number of rooms: 9
Also Known As:
Scalabrini Guest House Cape Town, South Africa
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“The rooms that face Commercial Road are much better ... with partially obscured views of Table Mountain and Signal Hill. The ones at the back have windows high up, so less natural light and the view is of the backs of office buildings.”
 of 5 bubbles L9483WBmartins, 3 Aug 2014 | Read review
“Ask the staff about local transportation”
 of 5 bubbles GillianR365, 31 May 2014 | Read review
“It's so affordable, go ahead and get a room with a double bed even if you're traveling alone.”
 of 5 bubbles 294VickiW, 15 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Single room with single bed for me!”
 of 5 bubbles R0el0fE, 17 May 2013 | Read review
“I chose a private room with en-suite and it was perfect.”
 of 5 bubbles Shelley615, 25 Sep 2012 | Read review
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