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Cat and Moose Backpackers

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

This is where I would stay again if coming to Capetown. It's right on the Long Street strip, but just up the road so a little quieter. The desk staff were knowledgeable and helpful. The room was okay, if not a bit cold in the...More

Thank nimblenomad
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Enjoyable stay at Cat & Moose. Rooms are spacious although very cold at this time of year. Location is excellent - on Long Street but still very quiet in the rooms. Staff are very friendly and helpful - thanks! Nice atmosphere and a variety of...More

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Reviewed 17 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed here for three weeks over the Xmas period last year. What I like about this place is that compared to the other hostels in the area it has a more chilled out and mellow vibe yet it's in the centre of everything. John,...More

Thank NicholasPeart83
Reviewed 21 May 2016

This was my first hostel in South Africa and in Cape Town. I enjoyed the week I stayed there. Its location on Long Street is very good: walking distance to supermarkets, shops, bars, restaurants, and some historical places like the St George Cathedral and the...More

Thank Eduardo F
Reviewed 29 November 2015

We stayed here a total of four nights and would highly recommend this hostel. Our first night was spend in a double on the first floor facing Long Street, which was unfortunately very noisy (being a saturday night). We requested a different room for the...More

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12 June 2015|
Response from snubblaraldrig | Reviewed this property |
I think we payed 150-200R per person and night for a dorm!
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"The best is the balcony room or the courtyard room"
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"If you like a more quiet room, request the ones in the back of the hostel"
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"Our room was all the way to the right, by the kitchen, and was great."
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"Downstairs is more quite. You meet more people upstairs. The downstairs room is a private room and upstairs..."
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