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Green Elephant Backpackers Dorm Bed

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Green Elephant Backpackers Dorm Bed

6 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
6 guests
1 bedroom
1 bed
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The space

Dorm Bed in 6 bed Dorm
Close to Groote Schuur Hospital and University of Cape Town

Amenities

Breakfast
Wireless Internet
Kitchen
Dryer
Washer

House Rules

Not safe or suitable for children (0-12 years) - Unfortunately we don't have sufficient child-friendly spaces.
Not suitable for pets
No parties or events
Check-in is anytime after 1PM
Check out by 11AM

Availability

26 Reviews

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Gavin User Profile
Gavin
April 2018
I was on a medical placement in the local hospital for 6 weeks and needed a home away from home. If you are in a similar boat or you are thinking of staying in Observatory for your stay in Cape Town then this is an excellent, friendly and good value option. The environment is f…
Jaco User Profile
Jaco
December 2017
Really nice stay. Had a reservation mix up, but hosts fixed it with a room upgrade! Very nice sociable atmosphere and also super cool staff!
Gertrude User Profile
Gertrude
October 2017
Great place and convient to university
Lancy User Profile
Lancy
August 2017
Great host and great location!
Greg User Profile
Greg
August 2017
The Green Elephant is great place to meet fellow travelers and Cape Town locals. I wouldn't recommend a dorm bed for an extended stay because it's sort of annoying and tiresome to have 5 roommates, but other than that it's a good experience. The staff is very friendly even if som…
Waly User Profile
Waly
March 2017
Nice and warm. Feeling home very easily. The staff is very nice and helpful.
Nikhil User Profile
Nikhil
April 2016
The staff is very friendly and helpful. Howard himself is very helpful. The hostel itself is in observatory which is close to townships and which have a very high crime rate. The hostel is cheaper than other places but you will end up taking taxis if you stay up late @ night and …

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Cape Town, South AfricaJoined in May 2011
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I am Howard from The Green Elephant Guesthouse and Backpackers in Observatory Cape Town. We would love to have you stay with us.
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