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Off The Wall Backpackers

117 Roscommon Street, Claremont, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014
Benjamin Z Brussels, Belgium
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Brussels, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014 via mobile

Brand new, colourful, clean, quiet, safe... a very nice 2 day stay. I was with a car but there's a railroad and bus station right next door and a large shopping centre across the road. Excellent quality for a backpackers.

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We stayed in the Deluxe Double suite and used Off The Wall for a night out in Claremont. Off The Wall seems brand new and in a very good condition. The room was very clean and the Deluxe Suite gives you the required privacy. The kitchen is clean. Hudson’s restaurant is a 5 min walk away. All in all an... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

This place is very modern and very clean and staff are extremely helpful and make you feel at home. Its in a good location next to the train station and is just off a bustling high street with shopping centres,restaurants and bars galore! Only negative is that the walls are paper thin and it can become noisy in the evenings... More

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

I've been to a few backpackers in and around Cape Town, and South Africa, normally the accommodation is acceptable but nothing to write home about. Off The Wall backpackers has raised the bar in every way possible - admittedly it is a bit more expensive than most backpackers but definitely worth it. The rooms are spacious and come with a... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

perfect area, nice location, staff and the owners are such great people. the place is brand new with everything inside is beautiful designed and arranged for your comfort. you will know everything the mint you walk in, i just felt like home. there is lots of space and the rooms, bathrooms are very comfortable. all the furniture is new,tv,wifi and... More

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Stellenbosch, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

Wow - what a great place - I have stayed in many backpackers and have inspected a lot without staying - this is one of the best I have seen. the surprise is after you arrive down the very grey and unimpressive side street is the entrance - it absolutely blows you away. It is much better than a B&B... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2013

First time @ a backpackers pretty cool vibes, clean,safe, comfortable........only three words to describe this place OFF THE WALL Great great experience will definitely try this again. Was a bit skeptical about staying at a backpackers but it's not ur typical packers people should check it it out.....cool staff and it is clean clean clean most important thing for me

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Jeffreysbaai, Eastern Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013

They may be "Off the Wall" but they are definitely on the map!! Beautifully furnished, clean and cosy. Situated in the heart of Claremont - there no shoratge of things to do all in walking distance (including the metro!). Although the place itself doesn't have many activity facilities it is in no way lacking!! We took a school tour down... More

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Address: 117 Roscommon Street, Claremont, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Claremont
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Jam packed with funkiness, good vibes and great rooms, Off The Wall Backpackers Hotel is located in the urban hub of Claremont, which is brimming with shops, night life and restaurants. - Centrally located between the city centre, Muizenberg beach and Constantia Winelands- A few minutes away from Cavendish Centre, Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, Newlands Rugby Stadium and Cricket Ground- A selection of dorms, and private rooms with shared and en suite bathrooms- Self-catering communal kitchen with DSTV - Heavenly spring mattresses and percale linen- Free wi-fi in all the rooms- Digital safes in the private rooms and lockers in the dorms- Travel & tourist information and bookings- Close to the train and bus station, taxi rank and Jammie Shuttle bus stop ... more   less 
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