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House on the Hill Backpackers Reviews

5 Norman Road, Green Point 8001, Cape Town, South Africa

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54 Total Reviews
  • 92%Value For Money
  • 92%Security
  • 92%Location
  • 96%Staff
  • 84%Atmosphere
  • 92%Cleanliness
  • 88%Facilities

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Exellent staff, very friendly and helpfull. We had good time at your hostel

  • 8th Oct 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • Germany
  • Couple, 18-24
  • (1 review)


The location was superb with many restaurants in easy walking distance. The neighbourhood was pleasant & very central. About a 30 minute walk in to CBD. About a 15-20 minute walk to Bokaap district. Staff super friendly, efficient & helpful. Rooms and kitchen area were very clean but a bit old.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear Vincent thanks for leaving a review and we are very glad you enjoyed your stay. Yes its an old victorian, always needs attention but very charming :-) After we have done all the floors, kitchen will be next for a bit of upgrade. So next you come it will be all shiny, promised. regards claudi


Cozy stay.

Owner Comment (Hide)
Hey thanks for leaving a review. And I am glad that it was better than expected, as you said :-) greetings from Cape Town claudi


We stayed a week and it was home from home for us. Very relaxed atmosphere and great staff. Great location as well. Could have stayed another week easily. Highly recommended by us.

  • 16th Apr 2015
  • Novice Nomad
  • Anonymous
  • England
  • Couple, 41+
  • (1 review)

Owner Comment (Hide)
Dear Sian thank you so much for leaving a response and we are very glad, that you enjoyed your stay. So hopefully we will see you again. Best regards claudi

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