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    The Backpackers in Green Point

    18 Thornhill Road | Green Point, Cape Town Central 8005, South Africa
    011 27 87 550 8368
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    Reviewed 21 November 2016

    It was so great, clean and felt safety. Our room (Venus) was a large enough, and beds were very comfortable.The host guy was so friendly, and felt like he just waited for us but did give enough space. Pool wasn´t very large, but enough to...More

    Thank Liisulo
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 2 December 2016

    Awesome review! We are so glad your stay at the BIG was lovely. Looking forward to host you in the near future! Milou and the BIG Team

    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    It is a great hostel whit very nice people! They will help you whit everything. If you want to do something the next day, but you don't know what or how to reserved for it, they will help you! And if you need a taxi...More

    Thank nicolevanzuilen
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 2 December 2016

    Hello Nicole Your Cape Town Home misses you dearly :) . We are so glad we crossed paths and a big big big thank you coming your way for taking the time to review us! Milou and the BIG Team

    Reviewed 28 October 2016

    The B.I.G was one of the best hostels I have ever stayed at, if not the best! They seem to attract a lot of like-minded travellers and everyone got on so well. Being in my late 20s I found it to be a perfect "flashpacker"...More

    Thank Antonia H
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 2 December 2016

    Hello lovely Antonia, It makes my heart smile to read this review from you :). You walked in as a stranger and left like a friend. We all miss you at the BIG! Come visit us again! Milou and the Big team

    Reviewed 18 October 2016

    We travelled and stayed here as we had work to do in Cape Town - Brilliantly situated and brilliant service. Breakfasts were great and people friendly. Staff were friendly and helpful. Would definitely recommend to those who like hostel life

    Thank Magersfontein
    Response from BIGBackpackers, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 2 December 2016

    We are so glad that you chose the BIG for your work trip and that you had a nice time with us! Looking forward for your next stay! Kind regards Milou

    Reviewed 30 September 2016

    I had a great time at this hostel. Probably the best hostel I have ever been to. The staff are friendly and helpful. You get the sense that they truly care about your time in Cape Town. There always willing to give suggestions and tips...More

    Thank Pazo0
    Response from Amelia K, Manager at The Backpackers in Green PointResponded 4 October 2016

    A BIG thank you for taking the time to send us a lovely review. It was a pleasure having you stay with us! Milou and the BIG Team

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    • Breakfast included
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    Harry T
    23 May 2017|
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    Response from BIGBackpackers | Property representative |
    Thanks for your answer Chikku!
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    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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    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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    "We stayed in the Madiba room, which sleeps 4 (this worked well for our family)"
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    "Rooms on the second floor are only accessible by stairs."
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    "The private room Sailor is lovely."
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