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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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          Overview
          • Excellent92%
          • Very good6%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible0%
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          “tv room” (28 reviews)
          “green point” (38 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Pool
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          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
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          2.0 Star Hotel
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          11 - 15 of 379 reviews

          Reviewed 5 March 2017

          the staff was so inviting and friendly right from the moment I walked in. The kitchen and common areas are very clean and well maintained, always activities being planned for each day that are easy to join. Rooms and pool area were very nice, everything...More

          Thank hartlance
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 14 March 2017

          Dear Lance, Thanks so much for for such an awesome review. We really appreciate the kind words and are glad that you had a great stay with us. Hope to see you again soon. Daph and the B.I.G Family.

          Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

          We stayed here for 4 nights and had a generally good stay. Staff were friendly, it was spotlessly clean and offers free breakfast & secure parking. Cheap beers always available and a lovely pool The private room was very small though & as a result...More

          Thank andrewDublin_Ireland
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Public Relations Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 4 March 2017

          Good day Andrew Thanks for taking time to write this review. We take your comments to heart and will do our best to improve. All the best with the continued birthday celebrations. Ivor and The B.I.G Family

          Reviewed 26 February 2017

          The people working here are extremely friendly and helpful in planning what you want to do around the Cape. There are many activities that they also organize and you can choose to do if you wish. Me and a friend stayed in a twin room...More

          Thank canadianhockey91
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Public Relations Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 4 March 2017

          Hey Team Canada Thanks for such an AWESOME review. Hope you guys have a super time on the rest of your adventure. You are welcome back and it's always good to have a doctor in da hous. Ivor and The B.I.G Family

          Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

          I've never written a recommendation on Trip Advisor before but this place really deserves it. I've had the best stay in Cape Town much thanks to the B.I.G hostel. Many hostels in Cape Town may be clean and comfortable, but this one also has the...More

          Thank Lisa B
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 7 April 2017

          Hi Lisa Thanks for starting with your reviewing career with us. What a pleasure it was to read this. It was also a please having you stay with us in spite of all the moving rooms. I loved your endless questions, and your sunburn;) Ivor...More

          Reviewed 16 February 2017

          I spent 1 week in Cape Town of my 5 week SA tour and booked BIG Backpackers because of the reviews. I did not regret it. I'm probably not your average age backpacker, and I have stayed in hostels before, but this must be the...More

          Thank Dagmar M
          Response from BIGBackpackers, Front Office Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 28 February 2017

          Dagmar, Wow your review is so lovely, thank you so much. You really took the time to highlight all that we try our best to achieve and we really thank you for this. We hope that we can host our favourite vegan again soon! Hope...More

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          • Top amenities
          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Laundry Service
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          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • US$ 26 - US$ 123 (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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          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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          "If you can, get the female dorm!"
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          "The private room Sailor is lovely."
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          "I stayed in Black & White which was an awesome 4 bed dorm with a shared roof terrace looking over the..."
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