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Hout Bay Backpackers

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  • Excellent77%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Paid Wifi
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

The location is very good. Beach & harbour across the street, stores & hout bay harbour market within short walking distance. The staff is super friendly and helpful. It is a place where I met some very nice people and would go back to any...More

Thank lucatellialpha
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Spent 1 week there, instead of the intended two weeks there . I've been to many backpackers and this really wasn't the greatest. However choices are limited . I met lovely people there but the organizing and cleaning was below average. Great view and great...More

Thank Lea S
Response from Sarah G, Manager at Hout Bay BackpackersResponded 6 March 2017

Hi Lea Thank you for the review. We take this as constructive criticism and we will do our best to improve our standards. It's a pity that this was not brought to our attention sooner. We apologise that you did not have the greatest experience...More

Reviewed 12 February 2017

I was extremely well attended by the people working at the house, the location is great with a beautiful view and the house is very cozy, I had the opportunity to meet amazing people at the backpackers and would definitely go back.

Thank Vitoria P
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Even though we've travelled back to Europe since our 3 day stay at the Hout bay backpacker, I'm still enjoying it with my souvenirs and with the good that place and the setting did to me. Very well managed backpacker, all round windows, a real...More

Thank Philippe d
Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is backpacker accommodation at its best. Beautiful, spacious rooms with ocean and mountain views. Plenty of shared common room for chatting and cooking. Walking distance to restaurants. Fast wifi. Knowledgeable, friendly host. Truly, a place to relax and unwind.

Thank Mark N
Response from Sarah G, Manager at Hout Bay BackpackersResponded 9 December 2016

Hi Mark Thank you so much for the review. We hope you will stay with us again soon. Cheers,

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Bar/Lounge
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Price range
US$19 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$19 - US$121 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (32)
Room & Suite (10)
Pool & Beach (5)
Dining (4)
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"Tip: Splurge for a single or double room, comfortable and quiet."
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"Upper floor rooms have the better views, of course"
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"for families the family room!!"
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"The rooms on the top floor have a nice view over the bay."
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