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    African Heart Backpackers

    27 Station Road, Observatory 7925, South Africa
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$45
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          Overview
          • Excellent57%
          • Very good23%
          • Average13%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible3%
          4 weeks ago
          “Recommend!”
          16 Apr 2017
          “FriendCation”
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Fitness centre
          Pets Allowed
          2.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 24 April 2015

          loved our stay at African Heart. The place is in a good location close to shops and restaurants, and we enjoyed using public transport to access the city's sights, mostly by train. The area is busy, lots of students, quirky cafes and really cool to...More

          Helpful?1  
          Reviewed 23 April 2015

          The staff, though laid back, were friendly and very helpful when it came time to book excursions and call a cab. The hostel is neatly decorated. The location is not great as the neighborhood is sketchy with some shady characters hanging around as well as...More

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          Reviewed 21 April 2015

          I was volunteering in Cape Town, and stayed at the hostel for 2 months. The service was absolutely amazing, whenever I had any questions, the receptionists could find an answer. The people I met there, became my family while I was in Cape Town, and...More

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          Reviewed 23 December 2014

          After reading so many reviews about this place saying things like "perfect" and "professional staff," maybe our expectations were just too high. Our room "Treetop" was quite comfortable, breakfast was cereal, white bread and margarine, location near many great restaurants and an awesome natural foods...More

          Helpful?1  
          Response from Jamie-Owner, Owner at African Heart Backpackers

          Hi Jim & Julie, I'm sorry to read that you did not receive a satisfactory level of service from our evening staff. The points you raise are fair, and not acceptable, and we apologise the girls did not perform to their expected standard. We strive...More

          Reviewed 22 December 2014

          The hostel was perfect for little budget. I booked and payed for a quad room. I got a twin room and had the luxuary to sleep with out a room mate. Thanks again! The hostel was almost fully booked. I was lucky. Showers are fine....More

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          Green Elephant
          148 reviews
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          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
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          • US$33 - US$43 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • 7
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          • Observatory
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