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Carnival Court Backpackers

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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good24%
  • Average43%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible8%
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Reviewed 30 May 2015

The building is one of the grand old ladies of Cape Town, glad to see it still accessible to everyone. Inside it is wood and bricks, full of character, although the rooms could do with some work. The bar offered a different type of entertainment...More

Thank Captain_Condor
Reviewed 18 April 2015

Everybody else has already pointed out the loud music aspect so that doesn't need to be touched on. Though, I would like to add that granted you are tired enough and have the courtesy earplugs you can pick up from reception properly inserted into your...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2015

It's easy to spend a lot of money in Cape Town, so staying somewhere cheap like this is great, it's in a great location for bars and restaurants and the staff are a lot of fun and helpful, not the cleanest or most modern place...More

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Reviewed 4 February 2015

At first I was a little worried how the stay would end up due to so many reviews saying that its all party and noicy but i ended up being happily surpriced. Sure the music was a bit loud some evenings but nothing to worry...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2015

Right in the heart of long street... this place offers a morning headache to anyone who attempts to go to bed before 3am. I stayed there one night before moving down the street 2 blocks to one of the many other equally priced hostel options...More

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US$ 14 - US$ 37 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette
Number of rooms
10
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South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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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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