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Anzac Backpackers

71 Hope Street, Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Los Angeles, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

I stayed here in March of 2013. This hostel seemed like it was in sort of a sketchy neighborhood… according to word of mouth it use to be a stripclub. The place smelled like cigarette smoke. The room is nothing to look at, looks like a prison cell with zero comfort, zero charm or anything to help it a little... More 

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Wellington, NZ
14 reviews 14 reviews
9 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014 via mobile

I would not recommend this backpackers for most people. Firstly, there is no real reception, you enter a door next to a pub. If the door is locked you have to either call the number, or try to get someone in the pub to help you. Quite inconvenient. We stayed over a weekend and there was a very loud party... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

This is my final stay overseas after traveling for 11 months and this hostel is completely worth everything you get for the cost of it! It's clean. It's friendly and it's right near everything!! I totally recommend it!!

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Grahamstown, South Africa
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

We stayed at Anzac for about a week in March 2013. It is a bit hard to find and not well marked. It is above a bar and a dance club which can prove to be quite loud on Friday nights. However, we absolutely loved our time at Anzac. We met some really great people. It is an extremely small... More 

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