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Once in Cape Town

Hostelworld.comUS$ 43*
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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 15 March 2017

It was super nice there! Nice staff, clean rooms. The bar was fun in the evening. The area was also nice with a lot of restaurants around. I would reccomend it to everyone. Iwas staying in 5 different hostels in Cape Town and i liked this one the most.

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Pretoria, South Africa
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I met great people that shared a dorm with me. That is always welcome when you are travelling alone. Breakfast is good, the rooms are neat and it is good value for money. The staff is friendly and I can recommend Once to anyone looking for accommodation in Cape Town

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Cairo Governorate, Egypt
Reviewed 15 March 2017

Great location with walking distance restaurants and lively area. As well nice spirit in the hotel with music, nice coffee shop yours truly and you'll meet diverse people exploring the city so you'll be able to catch all the tips and it will definitely add value to your trip

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Montreal, Quebec
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This backpacker offers the best experience! I found the security service very spectacular and of course this place is clean and friendly and in the center of everything! Whether you go for a drink or a night stay, you will remember Once in Capetown!!

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Godalming, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 March 2017

On arrival and throughout, the reception staff were very friendly, helpful and provided a good restaurant recommendation! We walked down to the local Spar, but did get harassed by a couple of beggars, both inside the shop and on the walk back which I found slightly disturbing. The hostel has a cool looking bar and we enjoyed breakfast there in...

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Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

For a two week vacation a friend and I overall stayed 8 amazing nights in different private rooms and dorms. We loved it so much because of the vibe of this place, which is created by its incredibly friendly and fun staff of which some of them became our friends! Thank you to the whole team and in particular to:...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 2 March 2017

I stayed here after visiting it's sister hostel in Joburg, and had such a great time. The room was clean, with great bedding and the staff were amazing and efficient. The location is unbeatable. This truly is an all-star hostel.

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Reviewed 28 February 2017

Very amazing trip from the oldest wine farm,to red bus tour with my girlfriend etc. Once in cape town was organized from the very first day. The breakfast was good except that the croissant was too crusty. i look forward to another trip to cape town and will choose to stay there. My room was 211 and the view was...

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Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

Once in Cape Town... what do we need to say?! We definitly wanted to start our trip here. Just because we had the feeling we would meet nice people, get the right tips and immediatly would get that South Africa - Cape Townian vibe from the second that we'd arrive. And it was the good choice. Lovely crew, helpful, good...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 February 2017

The dorm I stayed in was tiny, with beds very close together. The location is fantastic and the vibe is good for those who want to party, unfortunately that didn't make up for the fact that our dorm (and quite a few others, I heard) was riddled with bed bugs. To be fair, one staff member did try to find...

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  • Free Internet
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Situated at the foot of the world-renowned Table Mountain, in the centre of Cape Town City and located in the upmarket suburb of Gardens. Comfort at a most affordable price! Step out our front door and find yourself on vibrant Kloof Street, showcasing an array of world class restaurants including Kitchen Kink Boutique, Asoka, Yindees and our sister restaurant Hudsons Burger Joint. Once in Cape Town welcomes you with attentive staff that take pride in providing personalized service. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Once in Cape Town

Address: 73 Kloof Street | Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa (Formerly Saasveld Lodge)
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central > City Bowl
Price Range: ₹ 1,351 - ₹ 5,982 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Once in Cape Town 4*
Number of rooms: 47
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Also Known As:
Saasveld Hotel Cape Town Central
Saasveld Lodge
Once In Cape Town South Africa
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Rooms on the Parking area of the Hotel is quieter than rooms facing the street. I stayed on 3rd floor, which I would recommend.”
Wilddogsafaris, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Avoid the bar at all costs!”
J2853XRalih, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“choose a room that is far away from the bar”
AndiTime, 3 Apr 2017 | Read review
“3rd floor if you want to be away from the bar noise”
iopo, 2 Apr 2017 | Read review
“With a view of the table mountain”
Catherined855, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
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