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SaltyCrax Backpackers / Surflodge

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We offer 5 star accommodation situated close to the beautiful white beaches of Blouberg and the famous Kite beach. We provide affordable accommodation for tourists wanting to visit the Blaauwberg area and have an experience of a lifetime! Our facilities include a Jacuzzi, self catering kitchen, entertainment area etc. We are rolling distance from the beach, restaurants, bars, transport terminals etc.
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Amazing atmosphere and relaxed vibes. The Lapa area is definitely a cosy spot and the fire pit at the back! The backpackers is clean and the rooms are great. Definitely a must visit while in Cape Town!! Shout out to Daniel for the awesome welcome!!
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This fantastic backpackers hostel will sort all your needs when it comes to kite surfing and all that goes with it! Near the beach with an organised and efficient reception that takes care of you like you are family. Food, drinks, sun and sea! Take some time and spend a week or
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We staye in a basic one room chalet, we had everything we needed for a quick stop on a larger journey. Typical cape laid back but friendly service. A little cramped but if your'e in the cape to site see and explore and just need a bed, Bingo! As for Capetown, beautiful from A to
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Stayed here for 9 nights and loved it. The staff are so friendly and helpful. The location is great, just a few minutes walking to the beach, restaurants and shops. The bus into Cape Town is only a short walk away. The rooms are good, most of them with their own bathrooms.
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A friend of mine stayed here which i had the unfortunate experience of spending one night here and then visiting on the rest of the days. Do not stay here if you want to sleep after 6am the double room is next to the kitchen where you will hear the staff eating, chatting and
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The view from the beach, sundowners, only a stones throw away!!
The large dorm room
Photo provided by managementSaltyCrax Backpackers / Surflodge
Photo provided by managementSaltyCrax Backpackers / Surflodge
Hi Elle Thank you for the question. Yes, we are quite busy, but not full at the moment so if any of your friends want to join we can still accommodate them :) Kind Regards Shona
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"The place is a party vibe so often a bit noisy."
"Go prepared for a bit of noise as this is a vibey place"
"Kindness often reaps the best rewards."
"Dorms can be noisy if people arrive late or leave early."
"We stayed in Delwyn and found it fantastic but the gate can be heard opening and closing. not a big deal."
$40 - $69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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