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Hout Bay Backpackers

Corner of Harbour and North Shore, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Cape Town
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We (10 of us) walked the "Tour du Mont Table" around Table mountain, 5 days 88 km. We stayed over in 4 Backpackers along the way. Cape Town, Hout Bay, Muizenberg and Claremont. Houtbay Backpackers was a highlight of the trip. Sarah did everything right. We paid via EFT and did not have any annoying paperwork to complete.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for three weeks in November. Sarah was an incredible host and went out of her way to make sure myself and the group I travelled with were comfortable. She was a great help in booking us extra activities as well. Rooms offer magnificent views of the beach and nearby Mariner's wharf and bathrooms are super clean! Thank-you... More 

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Parktown, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

My boyfriend and I spent our holiday exploring different parts of Cape Town and stayed at different backpackers. Hout Bay Backpackers was by far our best experience. The rooms are large, fully equipped and overlook the beach. An extremely comfortable and enjoyable stay! Would definitely go back!!

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White River, South Africa
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

We booked in for the weekend and found a friendly host who showed us to our room. Four of us stayed in a room that had a beautiful view over the dunes and on to the beach with Chapmans peak in the background. We felt very much at home and enjoyed the easy going backpackers environment.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014 via mobile

I stayed here for many nights with my boyfriend. We couldn't have asked for a nicer stay. The rooms are fully equipped and so nice! It's in a great location just next to the beach and close to shops and restaurants etc. We were made to feel so welcome and it has a lovely relaxed feel to it. I would... More 

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Struisbaai, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Stayed at the backpackers for more than two months whilst working on a contract in Hout Bay. It was a really enjoyable stay with very nice rooms and a friendly atmosphere. Sarah and Becky are always helpful. I highly recommend the backpackers for any person looking to stay in Hout Bay.

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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Sarah, I'm writing to thank you for the sublime stay which we recently enjoyed at your facility. Outside of your excellent rates, the rooms were superb and we lacked for nothing during our visit. Thank you for your incredible hospitality and assistance throughout and we are looking forward to seeing you again very soon!

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

It was the most comfortable backpackers I have ever stayed at. The people were friendly, the room was well equipped and I slept like a baby. I had a sore foot from doing a charity walk and Sarah helped me out with a walking stick, which I took all the way to ou kaapse weg. Without that walking stick I... More 

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Saint-Leu, Reunion Island
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We spent 3 days. The Backpacker is bright and well equiped. The rooms downstairs are big, calm and with a very beautiful sight. The owners are very nice and gave us good advises. Hout bay is a very nice place to visit Cap Town area. We recommend for everyone who want to stay in a pleasant and quiet place.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Really clean with good facilities, and an idyllic location. Plenty of things to do around the area, and loads of decent restaurants around it. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. Overall, I had a very pleasant stay and would recommend it.

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Address: Corner of Harbour and North Shore, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Hout Bay
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Number of rooms: 4
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