Riverlodge Backpackers

Address: Oude Molen Eco Village, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8000, South Africa | 4 star lodge
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This 4 star lodge, located in the Maitland Garden Village area of Cape Town, is near Lion's Head, District Six Museum, Bo-kaap, and Castle of Good Hope.
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          TravelPod Member ReviewsRiverlodge Backpackers Cape Town

          Reviewed by carlosherbane

          Great place to stay

          Reviewed Aug 7, 2012
          by (35 reviews) Newcastle , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

          I orginially booked this place for a couple of nights and then decided o stay for another. Here are the reasons why:

          1) Great location, easy to get to from the city centre (15 minutes on the train which is really cheap especially if you buy a weekly ticket);
          2) Great mix of people both staff and residents, both long term and short term;
          3) Great facilities (especially the kitchen and the showers);
          4) Quiet (as in no noise from the street. This is difficult to find right inthe city centre;
          5) Price: Well I think that speaks for itself;

          I would go back there in a flash having been to other bakcpacckers in the city centre. Great staff, great facilites. Well run.

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

          TripAdvisor Reviews Riverlodge Backpackers Cape Town

          3.50 of 5 stars Very Good

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