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Amber Tree Lodge

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10 Kloof Nek Road, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I stayed at Amber tree lodge for a few nights to explore Cape Town with a friend . We were immediately greeted and shown around the lodge and it made us feel very at home. The decor was brilliant, cleanliness outstanding and I was very impressed with how they could organise a rental car for me, shark cage diving and... More 

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Port Alfred, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Denititely a good choice for our week in Cape Town. A 5 minute walk to the city centre, and staff that was helpful at all times off day. After a busy and active day in the city, the showers and the beds were amazing and very comfortable. I would recommend this place for sure to every guest that wants to... More 

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Kyoto-shi, Kyoto, Japan
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

great place, nice atmosphere. nice quiet place to hang out. Staff was really nice too. really close to all the nice stuff on long street. The view from balcony and back garden area alone make it worth staying there

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136 reviews 136 reviews
84 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

My 2nd stay here, 19 days last August, and now 17 days this March. ATL is located on a quiet street, but near everything, just a couple minutes walk away. Excellence is in the details and ATL nails it every day, day after day. Steve, Wayne, Jo and all the Amber Tree Lodge staff get all the little things right.... More 

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New York City, New York
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8 reviews 8 reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

I spent 5 nights at Amber Tree from late February into March. From the moment I stepped foot into the lodge I was greeted with a big smile from Stephen. He made sure I was familiar with the set up of the lodge and the surrounding neighborhood. He directed me with a map and assisted me with booking tours. I... More 

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Davie, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The location is great! I liked waking up to my coffee and looking at Table Mountain while readying myself for my adventure of the day. All the action is nearby but far enough away to get a good night sleep. The design of the hostel is great. You can tell the owner takes great care in his design work. The... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

Location: Amber Tree is a small hostel located in a safe area in the heart of Gardens. There are a couple of good restaurants and bars just around the corner. Taxy from the airport (20-30minutes) costs you some 250-300R. Also walking distance from lively Long Street and less than 10 minutes by taxy (60R approximately) from the Water Front which... More 

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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2015

I might be a bit less ovrrly enthusiastic as other reviewers but I am anyway very pleased with the place and the stay. it is a well groomed deeply cared gor backpackers lodge. The dorms are very well organised, could be improved only on details and only if you really want to look at things to suggest. The kitchen is... More 

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7 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Stayed here for 8 nights in Jan. Hostel is in a great location off Kloof St in close proximity to shops and restaurants. Hostel is about a 30mins walk to the waterfront. Dorm rooms are clean and comfy. Lovely lounge with outside area! Also a nice balcony with a hammock with views of table mountain. Stephen and Wayne were great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

Upon arrival I received a warm welcome and all the information needed to get familiar with Cape Town. The accommodation was perfect, especially the garden and the balcony were amazing. Definitely worth recommending to others!

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