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    Green Elephant

    57 Milton Road, Observatory, South Africa
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    “Clean, comfortable and friendly service”
    Free Wifi
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    Reviewed 20 June 2015

    We just stayed for one night and checked in after 10pm so we didn't really get to look around the place, especially because or room was in a different building. The night-guard was very friendly and the beds were good.

    Thank Micah L
    Reviewed 7 June 2015 via mobile

    Really nice staff and a cool accommodation. Everyone is friendly and helpful. Feels like they really love their job. The only one thing is, there wasn't enough warm water for all of us in the morning. So I had a refreshing ice cold shower almost...More

    1  Thank Indermaur S
    Reviewed 26 May 2015
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    Geweldig hostel met super vriendelijk en behulpzaam personeel, zeer bereid om je te helpen en ze denken met je mee!...More

    1  Thank Brigitte V
    Reviewed 6 May 2015

    In internship in Cape Town I stayed in this backpacker 10 nights before find an accommodation. It was perfect, clean and the staff was very friendly and helpful. You can met a lot of people and take a beer at the bar inside the backpack....More

    1  Thank Fanny T
    Reviewed 20 March 2015

    Green elephant is an excellent backpackers, one of my favourite ones ever! The service is great, the rooms are clean, but most of all: the staff is brilliant!! You will feel like at home - don't miss one of their team meetings every Tuesday where...More

    1  Thank alaixA
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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
    6 June 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?
    18 September 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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