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Drifters Cape Town Inn

Arthurs Road 9 | Sea Point, Cape Town Central 7530, South Africa
Drifters Cape Town Inn
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Cape Town, South Africa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Terrible smell from the bathroom, small rooms, unhelpful host. Nice breakfast and rest of staff but if you woul not like to feel like teenager again - go to any other place. I am sorry that I did not do the same. I would pay twice as much - in that way I would have a better impression of beautiful... More 

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Cologne, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2014

The Drifters Inn lays central in Sea Point , Stonethrough away from the promenade and the Sea Point Pool , near to Restaurants and public transport !!! It is very good value for money if you can get the one and only best penthouse - self catering with kitchen and all , terrasse with view on the sea and sunset... More 

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Mierlo, The Netherlands
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

nice clean hotel. near the ocean. no restaurant or bar in the hostel. rooms are clean, hot water en good beds. great value for your price. Walk to the city centre is save, and along the beach it is about 45 minutes. great place to start your trip in south Africa or Namibia.

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Rockingham, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2013

The lodge is in a very quiet neighbourhood nestled between apartments and homes and a 2 min walk to the sea. My sister and I were leaving on our safari from Drifters and shared a triple room which had ample space for all of us.The rooms are clean and decorated nicely.The ensuite is modern and we had plenty of hot... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012 via mobile

Location of the lodge is perfect. Its in a quiet neighbourhood but very close (one minute walking) from the seaside. There's also a busstop where u can catch the bus to the waterfront (10minutes). The rooms are clean and quite nicely decorated. The bathroom was modern. Only downside was that the heating system was limited so when its cold outside,... More 

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Aalst, Belgium
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2012

I found it very convenient to have the possibility to book accomodation from the organisation i was going to travel with (Drifters). I travelled solo and did not mind to share a twin room with someone but as i arrived i was the only female in our group travelling solo and so i had a twin room all to myself...... More 

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21 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2012

There is nice staffs and very near from sea. I have good breakfast.

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Denmark
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29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 13, 2011

Stayed in the penthouse apartment as no other rooms were available, got upgraded for free. Spacious apartment with lounge area, kitchen and bed. Big bathroom. Also a.nice balcony with ocean view. Good breakfast with cereals, bread and fruit. Not close to town, you will need to take a bus.

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Oslo, Norway
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2010

Good location on Cape Towns Sea Point a short walk from the beach and shops/restaurant. Very friendly and helpful staff. Will def stay there again next time!

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Oslo
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2010

We had a great time here in there penthouse, with the family, service good people happy and of course a short way to beach walk and the views:)!

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