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Two Oceans Backpackers

47 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed for 3 nights and would definately recommend this Hostel to everybody who want to stay in the Centre of Cape Town! Great atmosphere, great people and very good location! Special thanks to Carol!!! You made our stay so comfortable and funny, awesome time! :-)

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed here for the festive season and it was just delightful! Everyone working there made my stay during December 2014 really pleasant, especially the one manager named Carol, he offered me really good service and was on point when it came to advice on what to do in Cape Town! Big ups Two Oceans and Carol! Keep up with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2014

I stayed here in August for a few nights and the owners were lovely. It's not the most hygienic and organised place but its definatley vibrant. We even had a pre-drinks party before a night out and loved it. You get your money's worth. Its so cheap for travelers and on Long street, what more could you ask for

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Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

It is cheap, but you pay for what you get. The other good thing is they will do a load of laundry for you (R40 if I remember correctly) A large proportion of long term residents, so it isn't the place to meet other travellers. Wifi is poor, only worked well in the morning when there weren't many people around.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Since the beginning you find friendly staff. Place really nice and welcome to host you. Located in the parties street, Long Street. The hostel is also a party place. The song Doc shebeleza was and it's a must to listen there. Thank you very much for everything. So remember, if you go to Cape Town, book to sleep in this... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

The place is not so well kept, we were there in a double room for 6 nights Slightly smaller room and closets which were broken, No access to the Wi-Fi from bedrooms. The place is located at one of the main streets of cape town, the stay was very cheap comparing to most of the backpackers lodge that we checked... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I went with a group of 4 girls (21 years old) and we had a great time. everyone is super nice and the workers are great! very welcoming and highly recommended for people who are looking to travel n meet new people! i don't know if paul is still there, but he's the best!!!

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salt lake city
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

Two oceans backpackers is an amazing place. It is located pretty close to train and bus station. There are several coffee shops and pubs, right in the neighborhood. And of course, because of Paul. He is a fun guy and a very good host.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Stayed here for four days in my brief time in cape-town. Didn't spend much time in the hostel, just used it as a bed for the night, however from my brief time there the service was excellent. Jacques was extremely helpful and welcoming. The pool table and balcony was cool, as were a lot of the long time guests. I'd... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2014 via mobile

Good location. We had a double room, The room is very small, there is a double sagged bed a cupboard and that's it. The key got stuck in the lock. The bathroom wasn't clean. It's not a typical backpackers for most guest were long stay guests. It's an ok budget choice but The next time we rather pay a bit... More 

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Address: 47 Long Street, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
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