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Hout Bay Backpackers

Corner of Harbour and North Shore, Hout Bay 7806, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
schalkrl Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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, Western Cape, South Africa
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

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 1 week ago

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
1 review
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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Harare Province, Zimbabwe
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

What an awesome place to stay :) was like my home away from home!! Very lovely place! So welcoming :) very clean and neat and tidy !! Thank you to Sarah and her team :) would recommend to everyone!! The house is very big and lots of space! Such amazing views from the windows :) enjoyed every moment there :)... More

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Cape Town
12 reviews 12 reviews
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Light and airy. Large windows in the dorm. The view from the deck is wonderful. We bought some chicken and wood at a big Spar close by. We cooked up a large stew in the well stocked kitchen. The Dorm bathroom is the best I have ever seen. We made a fire in the lounge while the rain was pelting... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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6 reviews 6 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014

This place was the best! Amazing view from our room. Such good value for money - the room (No. 3) was huge, clean and was so quiet I thought we were the only ones staying there. There is secure parking and the staff are so friendly. Perfect location!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014 via mobile

I had the privilege to stay at Hout Bay Backpackers for 3 nights and would absolutely recommend it to anybody. The location is stunning, the atmosphere is tranquil and soothing to the soul. I will definitely go back again and again!

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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

I stayed at the Hout Bay Backpackers for six nights in April 2014. Completely loved the experience here. Things that stood out for me : + Location: I was looking for a quite and peaceful place away from the city, and this is exactly where I wanted to be. With the amazing view of the Hout Bay Harbour, Chapman's peak... More

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Oxford, England, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Lovely clean hostel, good price,comfortable beds, well situated close to bus routes and the sea. Very friendly and supportive staff. We felt very safe there. Much better than many hotels we've stayed in. Depending on time of year the nearby fish canning factory can be a bit whiffy at times.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We stayed here during our wedding in South Africa and thought that 'back packers' sounded quite basic and were not expecting too much but my goodness we were so pleasantly surprised, the place was lovely, clean and so very friendly, we are booking again for our next trip back (my husband is South African) and can't wait to go back... More

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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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