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Anzac Backpackers

11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

The hostel is located a bit outside of the city center in an area where I wouldn't feel comfortable walking around as a tourist. The woman at the reception was quite friendly, but she was smoking non-stop so the whole house was smelling of smoke. Although there were quite a few beds, I was almost the only person sleeping in...

Thank Alina W
Hamburg, Germany
Reviewed 26 February 2017 via mobile

the hostel is in the very center of capetown. on the terrasse u hv a perfect view to the table mountain. it s a perfect place to meet the real locals. everyone helped me from the first moment where to go in the city and they are just so lovely guys. i booked first one night only to arrive in...

Thank drumtony
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Located in an area of town a few blocks from long street - the first piece of advice we got on arrival from the people who worked there was NEVER to leave the hostel after dark as its too dangerous an area. The hostel itself is above a dingy pub with no reception. We went through the pub upstairs to...

Thank SophieABlackett
Reviewed 16 December 2016 via mobile

It is impossible to sleep. The bass is so loud that you can't keep the sound away with earplugs and even if you could, it won't take away the fact that the room and the bed is literately shaking! So unless you sleep at day and stay awake at night, don't go. I don't have anything positive to say, other...

Thank Andreas Horsfel... J
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 19 September 2014

I stayed here in March of 2013. This hostel seemed like it was in sort of a sketchy neighborhood… according to word of mouth it use to be a stripclub. The place smelled like cigarette smoke. The room is nothing to look at, looks like a prison cell with zero comfort, zero charm or anything to help it a little...

Thank Stjarna15
Wellington, NZ
Reviewed 23 August 2014 via mobile

I would not recommend this backpackers for most people. Firstly, there is no real reception, you enter a door next to a pub. If the door is locked you have to either call the number, or try to get someone in the pub to help you. Quite inconvenient. We stayed over a weekend and there was a very loud party...

Thank SamfromNZ
Reviewed 29 May 2014

This is my final stay overseas after traveling for 11 months and this hostel is completely worth everything you get for the cost of it! It's clean. It's friendly and it's right near everything!! I totally recommend it!!

Thank Nikki F
Grahamstown, South Africa
Reviewed 7 May 2013

We stayed at Anzac for about a week in March 2013. It is a bit hard to find and not well marked. It is above a bar and a dance club which can prove to be quite loud on Friday nights. However, we absolutely loved our time at Anzac. We met some really great people. It is an extremely small...

Thank ChelseaMarie_13

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Additional Information about Anzac Backpackers

Address: 71 Hope Street Gardens, Cape Town Central 8001, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Price Range: £8 - £27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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