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The B.I.G

18 Thornhill rd, Green Point, Cape Town, South Africa

97%Rating

  • 98%Value For Money
  • 97%Security
  • 92%Location
  • 99%Staff
  • 97%Atmosphere
  • 99%Cleanliness
  • 98%Facilities

Property Information:

This beautiful boutique backpackers has been transformed into the most special and inviting space - showing off Cape Town's unique characteristics.

The B.I.G has a sparkling pool, garden and braai for comfort and relaxation. It has single, double, twin, triple, dorm and family rooms available for those passing through and others who want to stay a while and just unwind. All dorm rooms have been fitted with extra plugs and hooks for convenience and comfort. The backpackers is self-catering with a continental breakfast and free high speed wifi included. Guests can also enjoy the latest addition to The B.I.G - its very own PIZZA OVEN!

The B.I.G is perfectly perched in Green Point allowing its guests easy access to the best that Cape Town has to offer.
Situated in a tranquil street, nestling below Signal Hill, The B.I.G is within a 10 minute walk of the vibrant Victoria & Alfred Waterfront, Cape Town Stadium, local shops, restaurants, clubs and bars as well as a gym and fitness centre. Also within easy reach are beaches, promenades, the Mother City's Central Business District and convenient transport to the city bowl as well as Table Mountain, museums and galleries.

Please note:
Cancellation policy: 7 days advance notice
Payment upon arrival by cash, credit or debit card
Check in from 15.00
Check out before 11.00
We do not have a 24hr reception but are happy to make a plan if there are late check-ins.
Breakfast Included
Taxes not included

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    Great staff , organise you tours and do ask their restaurant recommendations ! How showers , great breakfastcommunal hostel. Was thinking of staying at the other hostel in he areaglad we didn't.
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Facilities

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Board games
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Kitchen
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Swimming Pool
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included


Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Pet Friendly
  • Taxes Not Included


Cancellation Policy

This property has a 7 day cancellation policy.
Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay, unless otherwise stated below (see 'Things to Note' information).

Things to Note

Please note: Cancellation policy: 7 days advance notice Payment upon arrival by cash, credit or debit card Check in from 13.00 Check out before 10.30 We do not have a 24hr reception but are happy to make a plan if there are late check-ins. Breakfast Included Taxes not included Groups no bigger than 6 pax can make a booking. If you wish to make a group booking bigger than 6 pax please contact us directly





The B.I.G Located at 18 Thornhill rd, Green Point, Cape Town.
The B.I.G
South Africa
Cape Town Cape Town 8001 18 Thornhill rd, Green Point
97% 177
-33.9104928 18.4100174
The B.I.G
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