Afrique du Sud Backpackers

Address: Cnr St Johns and Main Rds, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8005, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located on Cnr St Johns and Main Rds, Cape Town, is near Robben Island, District Six, Slave Lodge, and City Hall.
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          • Beach


          • Breakfast Available
          • Non-smoking rooms
          • Non-smoking hotel
          • Kitchenette
          • Family rooms


          • Airport Transportation
          • Shuttle bus service
          • Multilingual staff
          • Continental Breakfast
          • Laundry
          • Meal plan

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          A travel blog entry by brendalt on Nov 05, 2015

          1 comment, 12 photos

          ... there are two light houses. The large one at the top was closed down and replaced by a smaller one at a lower level because the ships saw the higher one too soon and crashed in the rocks. We climbed the many stairs along with a bunch of other tourists, a few who had selfie sticker that we actually bashing the thighs if the people going down the stairs as the skein people were going up. I get why some buildings ban them. A ...

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          9 photos

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          A travel blog entry by ngyixian1 on Oct 17, 2014

          6 photos

          ... a tribute to the South African flag, which I thought was super cool. I discovered I can swim 60m underwater, which is far more than I thought possible. It was also highly entertaining seeing kids in the swimming pool stare at us like we were aliens. Or watch the kids be startled when we swam several lengths of the pool on one breath, emerging to scare the living daylights out of them. My training buddy was another South African man called L. While chatting with J and L, ...


          A travel blog entry by tdv95 on Sep 20, 2014

          4 comments, 37 photos

          ... attentive readers might remember, we recently introduced Don & Jill T, a couple who view anything less than 5 Star treatment as an extreme sport best avoided. In between Tribal Tradition Body Treatments (a very unique African massage experience where the therapist strokes mimic the beating of African drums), Don & Jill did take in many of the finer wineries in the region. They had just come off a Rovos Rail trip which bills itself as a ...

          Morning City Tour

          A travel blog entry by janehudon on May 04, 2014

          8 photos

          ... city with Kelly providing commentary on the sites. The weather we were experiencing today was typical for Cape Town Winter weather with fog and rain and what the locals consider cool temperature but was actually ~13 degrees celsius. It never get lower than 10 degrees celsius here in the winter. Our hotel is located beside the Victoria and Albert Mall which used to be a Marine depot that was opened by Queen Victoria and her son Alfred.

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