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    Carnival Court Backpackers

    255 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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    • Excellent8%
    • Very good21%
    • Average48%
    • Poor15%
    • Terrible8%
    9 Oct 2017
    “Lovely staff and a solid night's sleep”
    4 Jan 2017
    “Lively Backpackers in Central Cape Town”
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    1 - 5 of 38 reviews

    Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

    I stayed for 3 nights in early Ocrober 2017 and would highly recommend this hostel. Vibrant central location, very close to major bars and the staff are always at hand to assist with any questions. There is a fair amount of traffic and partying noise...More

    Thank Jesse C
    Reviewed 5 January 2017

    This is a fantastic hostel right in the centre of Cape Town with a fantastic atmosphere and amazing staff. Positioned in the heart of the nightlife on Long Street this is a perfect location if you are looking to party while in Cape Town. It's...More

    1  Thank SophieABlackett
    Reviewed 30 March 2016 via mobile

    I found this place month ago, where was the trance party on thursday. So I decided to stay here for this time. Rooms are bit old but clean, washrooms and showers are shared and there are no more trance parties, bar was empthy. There are...More

    Thank Martin H
    Reviewed 10 February 2016

    An ideal place to go if you intend to get fully involved in the party spirit of Long Street. It’s located right in the heart of the lively end of Long Street next door to the Dubliner - a very popular bar that quite often...More

    1  Thank Nathy B
    Reviewed 8 December 2015 via mobile

    The hostel is different compering to the others... The staff is the best, they have a nice bar inside, the rooms are good and also the price. The problem is the location, long street is very dangerous and people that come around sometimes are hard...More

    3  Thank Victortarik
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    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$ 14 - US$ 30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 5
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Cape Town >
    • Cape Town Central
    • Also Known As
    • Carnival Court Backpackers Cape Town, South Africa
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    "Rooms that are 2 floors up and not facing long street will be a little quieter"
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    "Grab a top floor room or you wont sleep on a Wednesday, Friday or Saturday"
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    "Upper floor"
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    "Not for anyone seeking a quiet trip. Get a single room if you're traveling solo. Your stuff might get..."
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