Big Blue Backpackers Lodge

Address: 7 Vesperdene Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Green Point area of Cape Town, is near Two Oceans Aquarium, Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, and Cape Point.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsBig Blue Backpackers Lodge Cape Town

      Reviewed by anetka

      Nice Hostel

      Reviewed Feb 14, 2014
      by (1 review) Kraków , Poland Flag of Poland

      Great location (10 minutes walk from the Waterfront and Stadium) , friendly staff, nice bar and pool, clean room, free WIFI , Baz Bus stop :)

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by aandameetworld


      Reviewed Aug 19, 2013
      by (3 reviews) Calgary , Canada Flag of Canada

      Friendly staff, clean, COLD! Great location. A bitt run down. Would have given it a better rating but our toilet was broken and sounded like a waterfall despite their attempts to fix it (they did try!)

      Did find a nicer place a few blocks away for cheaper

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by missholland


      Reviewed Jan 25, 2013
      by (12 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      Very clean, lovely room, only downside is that desk staff arent that helpful with activities in the area even though they have a big board with prices

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      Reviewed by charmedlife

      Great place to unwind and socialize

      Reviewed Jan 9, 2007
      by (11 reviews) Greenland , United States Flag of United States

      Loved the Big Blue! Met so many new friends here. Showers could be better, but the pool, the bar, the travel desk, the proximity to the waterfront and the friendliness of the staff made it ultra awesome. I want to go back - tomorrow!

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      TripAdvisor Reviews Big Blue Backpackers Lodge Cape Town

      3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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      A travel blog entry by anetka on Feb 14, 2014

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      Anetka stayed here on Feb 14, 2014 during their trip titled: Namibia.

      Weekend in Cape Town

      A travel blog entry by kristendoberer on Jun 19, 2014

      5 photos

      Our weekend in Cape Town started out with a rainy journey to the taxi stop to Fish Hoek and then a train ride to the city. We checked into our hostel (Big Blue Backpackers, 7 Vesperdene road). This was my first time being in a hostel and I was impressed by how nice it was (compared to what common stereotypes of hostels are). Our team of 7 got our …

      The last lands and sadness

      ... and each entrance had its name, Wine Tasting or Wine Cellar, painted in black. Inside was a big open room with the bar on one side and the gift shop where you could purchase wine perpendicular to it. We sat down at the bar, the seven of us, and Wayne introduced us to Ted, our wine connoisseur. He explained how the tasting would go, that we could choose any six wines we wanted to try, and to eat crackers in between to cleanse the palate. I discovered that I'm ...

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