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    Green Elephant

    57 Milton Road, Observatory, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent66%
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    • Average11%
    • Poor1%
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    Free Wifi
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
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    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 131 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Everything fine. First class backpacker hostel (double rooms). Fast and easy to use WIFI. Special homemade Pizza-day. Cheap breakfast, but for free. Kind personal and super safe. Supermarket nereby. I will go there again next time.

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    Thank dino156
    Reviewed 8 August 2017

    Just spent a wonderful week at Green Elephant! Very comfortable rooms, speedy quick free wifi, always things going on or people to hang out with - but never too much noise keeping you up at night... it definitely has the basics covered. But it goes...More

    Thank Brendan A
    Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

    The staff at this hostel were incredible. Everyone from the super friendly receptionists to the lovely cleaning ladies knew us by name by the first day and we had inside jokes by the end of the week. The free breakfast is uh-mazing (fresh muffins, cereal,...More

    Thank Ann K
    Reviewed 28 July 2017

    I stayed for 6 weeks at The Green Elephant in March - May 2016, during a medical elective at Groote Schuur Hospital. I was initially attracted by the proximity to the hospital and student hub in Observatory. Having travelled to South Africa alone, I felt...More

    Thank O_Goldie_G
    Reviewed 16 May 2017

    Very clean room - we stayed in the place across the street. Nicely finished house and lots of amenities in the kitchen Good wifi connection. Didn't meet many others in that side and it was pretty quiet. Security could have been a little better but...More

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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • US$14 - US$53 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    Peejay2212
    6 June 2016|
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    Response from N3324KYmarios | Reviewed this property |
    To answer your first question yes it is safe, I just would not walk around the area at night. Would recommend either catching a taxi or Uber should you wish to go out at night. Regarding the air conditioner I don't remember... More
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    18 September 2015|
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    Hi, Please our cancellation policy bellow. Cancellation Policy Less than 7 days - 100% of deposit is forfeited. 7 to 21 days - 50% of deposit is forfeited. Over 21 days - 25% of deposit is forfeited.
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    "If you're going to sleep in a dorm room, ask for the all girls dorm room - you'll feel a little safer."
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