Lion House Student Accommodation

Address: 57 Trill Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7925, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Observatory area of Cape Town, is near Lion's Head, District Six Museum, Castle of Good Hope, and Bo-kaap.
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Travel Blogs from Cape Town

Driving on the left side of the road.....

A travel blog entry by winjacklinc on Nov 24, 2014

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... for Paul who, it turns out, has a fear of heights). Parking turned out to be fairly easy thanks to a tip from Reggie, the concierge of our house, but when we walked up to the ticket gate we were informed that they were shutting down for the day due to windy conditions (after the group in front of us has just gone). Bummer. We were all pretty disappointed (Paul may have secretly been doing a slight happy dance inside) but figured we would make another trip ...

We made it! (just)

A travel blog entry by charlottesmith on Jun 29, 2014

... was no minibus. By now proficient in "African time", we sat on the floor in the middle of the border control and waited. And waited. After an hour and a half, a minibus turned up. The story was that one of the drivers had left his glasses at their accommodation from the previous night and they had to go back to fetch them. How it took him 90 minutes to drive 20km remains a mystery, but judging by the speed we drove for the rest of the day it was hardly surprising. Within ...

We Love Cape Town!!!

A travel blog entry by smithsontour on Apr 08, 2014

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... much in our lives & I thought my heart was going to pop out if my chest at one point (again to clarify not an euphemism of my love but physical exhaustion!!). But...after a heck of a climb we made it to the top and boy it was worth it! The views were stunning. We then took a scenic cable car ride down!! We followed this with a trip to the wanting to shop, ...

Wrong turn

A travel blog entry by dgandj9 on Jan 16, 2014

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... some shopping and some lunch. To me it felt very similar to the Auckland waterfront with a load of really nice shops, bars, cafés and restaurants.

One thing I have noticed here is that the infrastructure is very well maintained. Talking to the locals it would appear the political party (the DA) which governs the Western Cape are on a mission to demonstrate that they can run Cape Town well and therefore should be trusted to ...

South Africa - Cape Town

A travel blog entry by tereza-gonzalo on Dec 29, 2013

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... midnight to have a nice view of all fireworks in Cape Town. In one point we were even thinking about going to the top of Table Mountain because we liked the idea of a stunning view of Cape Town. This seemed to be a perfect free solution.

At 22.00 five of us (a guy from South Africa joined us) took a taxi in direction to the Signal Hill. Unfortunately we arrived too late so they didn´t allow the taxi to drive us to the top of the hill. The place was just too crowded. ...