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Riverlodge Backpackers Reviews

Oude Molen Estate, Alexander Road, Pinelands, Cape Town, South Africa

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51 Total Reviews
  • 60%Value For Money
  • 70%Security
  • 50%Location
  • 30%Staff
  • 50%Atmosphere
  • 80%Cleanliness
  • 70%Facilities

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The hostel and the room was clean and suitable however there is nothing really around the area the hostel is situated. A train is needed (which is opposite the hostel) to get to the waterfront/main area of Cape Town. Some staff members were also very unhelpful


The staff helped us printing some documents - thanks for that! But they were not very nice and didn't act if the guests were important! We booked via hostelworld and got one price there - but that was wrong -!! - so We had to pay double! Maybe this was hostelworld who made the misstake - but We think that was something between the two of them - We had made no misstake! The staff didn' t care ...

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