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Bohemian Lofts Backpackers

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Bohemian Lofts Backpackers overlooks OBS Lower Main Road, and from the balcony, you can sit and people-watch, or just soak up the hustle and bustle of this eclectic artsy neighbourhood. Each room is artistically themed after a different neighbourhood in Cape Town, and offers all the amenities you need for a great stay.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport transportation
Non-smoking hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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Family Rooms
Non-smoking rooms
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Great location above a strip of restaurants and close to a supermarket, the staff was very helpful and so friendly. There is a nice balcony where you can hang out and read or chat or eat, it has a very homey feeling.
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I stayed at Bohemian lofts for 2 weeks. The workers are super friendly, the rooms are spacious and there is a a lovely balcony where you can sit and relax observing the street. Hygiene standards are good and strategic location nearby to shops, restaurants and bars. Also
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Response from b0hemianl0fts, Owner at Bohemian Lofts Backpackers
Responded Feb 10, 2019
Hello, Thank you for taking the time to post a review! We are really happy you enjoyed your stay at Bohemian Lofts. I am very pleased the home feel came through as we always like our guests to feel part of a family. Regards The Boho Team
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Super friendly and welcoming, beautiful historic building, nice large rooms, great art everywhere, very chilled and relaxed, awesome central Obs location... we spent hours just chilling on the balcony watching the world go by....
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Response from b0hemianl0fts, Owner at Bohemian Lofts Backpackers
Responded Aug 8, 2018
Thank you for taking the time to post! We are really glad you enjoyed your stay at Bohemian Lofts. We love sharing Obs,even if it's from the calm space of the balcony! Hope to see you both sometime soon! The Boho Team
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This hostel is a truly great place to stay. Fabulous friendly owner and helpful staff. It's clean and safe, has a decent kitchen, and a wonderful location in Observatory. It is a little out of the CBD but transport to town is easy and the area has all the necessary amenities,
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Response from b0hemianl0fts, Owner at Bohemian Lofts Backpackers
Responded Feb 14, 2018
Hi there! Thank you so much for your review :) We do try for the homely feel, so it's really great when that comes across to the guests. The proof is in the pudding when a guest arrives for a short stay but lands up there for a month or two. Safe travels! Bohemian Lofts Team x
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I stayed in one of the dorms for a great price. The location was very relaxed, but it was easy and cheap to get to the center of town. The staff is very friendly and are willing to go the extra mile to help. For example, the manager (Jenny) called another hostel in a different
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Response from b0hemianl0fts, Owner at Bohemian Lofts Backpackers
Responded Dec 21, 2017
Hello, Thank you so much for taking the time to leave a review! I am really happy to know the staff was able to help where they could. I hope the rest of your trip has been great, have a wonderful season wherever you may be! Regards Boho Team
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"good variety of rooms. The front can be noisy on the weekends."
"Constantia room is spacious with a nice bathroom"
"I guess the rooms towards the busy street Lower Main are more noisy, but we never had any problems falling asleep/waking up by noise."
"Get a room upstairs! The heat is much less up there. Also, a balcony room is WORTH it."
"My favourite rooms are Constantia as it quite spacious with a king size bed and Camps Bay with the beachy theme."
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PRICE RANGE
$31 - $53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
South AfricaWestern CapeCape TownObservatory
NUMBER OF ROOMS
10
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