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    Green Elephant

    57 Milton Road, Observatory, South Africa
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    07/05/2017 07/06/2017
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          $44
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          Overview
          • Excellent65%
          • Very good21%
          • Average12%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
          May 16, 2017
          “Good neighborhood and friendly staff”
          May 11, 2017
          “Best Hostel ever”
          Free Wifi
          Pool
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Laundry Service
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Restaurant
          3.0 Star Hotel
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          1 - 5 of 148 reviews

          Reviewed May 16, 2017

          Very clean room - we stayed in the place across the street. Nicely finished house and lots of amenities in the kitchen Good wifi connection. Didn't meet many others in that side and it was pretty quiet. Security could have been a little better but...More

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          Thank 52zachariasa
          Reviewed May 11, 2017

          Love this Place and stuff is so friendly and helpful! Great rooms and great location! I will come back for sure! Lovely private rooms and gold selection at the bar. Really good Restaurants around the corner!

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          Reviewed May 4, 2017 via mobile

          Everyone is very friendly at the Green Elephant. The rooms are clean and are a lot more than one would expect for a backpackers. There is everything that you need in the vicinity and an uber to town cost around 3 to 4 dollars.

          1  Thank Garret B
          Reviewed April 25, 2017

          We stayed in a private twin room w bathroom. It was decorated to a high standard and looked like a much more expensive hotel room. The other guests were quiet and did their dishes and kept the kitchen clean. The desk staff were very friendly...More

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          Reviewed April 7, 2017

          I had a great time, everything was pefect, staff, location, facilities. I ha a great time with everybody there. I enjoyed watching foot ball at the bar, whenever I had a problem it wasa solved promptly and with a smile. I was happy to rurn...More

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          33 South Backpackers
          192 reviews
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          About
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          Amenities
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          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • $15 - $50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 13
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Western Cape >
          • Cape Town >
          • Observatory
          • Also Known As
          • Green Elephant Observatory, Cape Town
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          Traveler (51)
          Pool & Beach (8)
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          Hotel & Grounds (29)
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          Peejay2212
          Good day. I would like to know if the place is safe for a lady travelling alone. Also would like to know if the en-suite room has air conditioner and it's own private bathroom and toilet, the en-suite double bed to be precise. As well as wifi internet. Your response will be highly appreciated. Thank you. Peejay
          June 6, 2016|
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          Response from N3324KYmarios | Reviewed this property |
          To answer your first question yes it is safe, I just would not walk around the area at night. Would recommend either catching a taxi or Uber should you wish to go out at night. Regarding the air conditioner I don't remember... More
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          jsl3494
          What is the cancellation policy?
          September 18, 2015|
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          Response from Nyasha H |
          Hi, Please our cancellation policy bellow. Cancellation Policy Less than 7 days - 100% of deposit is forfeited. 7 to 21 days - 50% of deposit is forfeited. Over 21 days - 25% of deposit is forfeited.
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          "En-suite rooms are great"
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          "Six person bedrooms are fine, if you require more privacy there are two person rooms and singles"
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          "If you're going to sleep in a dorm room, ask for the all girls dorm room - you'll feel a little safer."
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          "Book early as very popular especially if you want a room"
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