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    Cape Agulhas Backpackers

    C/O Main and Duiker Street, Struisbaai 7285, South Africa
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    Traveller (104)
    Dining (18)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    • Excellent74%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “private room” (8 reviews)
    “cape agulhas” (12 reviews)
    “pool table” (7 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Room Service
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 124 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    It's wise to understand that Backpackers are not hotels and therefore you know you will be paying less, but also getting theoretically less. I decided to go Cape Agulhas and despite very mixed opinions about this place, I decided to give it a shot but...More

    1  Thank ira909
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Our tour brought us to this hostel. We arranged for "en suite" lodging, at a reasonable extra cost. The location is very convenient. It is a secure facility. We visited during the tourist off season. It was not crowded. Some customers enjoyed the billiard table....More

    Thank Robert_Larson72
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    The beds were comfortable, braai was great and staff were accommodating! Loved the bar area, really enjoyed our drinks and hanging out around the pool. The option to have breakfast was also a nice touch..staff was very helpful with our questions as well. Thanks for...More

    Thank mollimcgee58
    Reviewed 11 August 2017

    The accomodation is furnished in a very basic way, however you feel very comfortable and welcomed. We got amazing insider tips by the two hosts (unfortunately I cannot remember their names). Not only what to do and how to best use our time (only one...More

    Thank Nanied_123
    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    Overall great hostel. We only stayed for one night, but we're satisfied with our stay. The common areas (pool, lounge area) were quite nice and accommodating, also very comfy! The vibe and atmosphere was also really chilled out and welcoming. Rooms/staff/toilets were adequate as well....More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
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    • Pool
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    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$9 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Overberg District >
    • Cape Agulhas >
    • Struisbaai
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    Traveller (104)
    Dining (18)
    Pool & Beach (13)
    Room & Suite (7)
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    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "You just never know how you could be treated..."
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    "Try to choose a room in the back, they are nice and very quiet!!"
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    "All are basic but its a Backpackers."
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    "The new building across the main street has a good kitchen, big common area with tv and a great garden..."
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