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The Baobab on Lower Main Reviews

377a Lower Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa

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10 Total Reviews
  • 20%Value For Money
  • 60%Security
  • 20%Location
  • 60%Staff
  • 20%Atmosphere
  • 40%Cleanliness
  • 20%Facilities

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The hostel is located in a seedy end of town, be sure to park IN FRONT of the hostel, not on side street. I was harassed by my car. The building seems to be a converted warehouse, the rooms small and basic, the walls separating the bedroom from the toilet do not go all of the way to the ceiling. Walls are paper thin, we were not staying anywhere near the common room but still heard the TV clearly at night. The walls shudder and shake all night long, rooms are hot, opening the window didn't help.

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