Observatory Guesthouse Accommodation - Green Elephant Backpackers - Southern Suburbs, Western Cape

Tollfree in South Africa: 0800 222722
Phone: +27-21-4486359
Free unlimited wi-fi
57 Milton Road, Observatory
Cape Town, South Africa

Friendly Backpackers since 1994 in the heart of vibey student area Observatory, Champion recycler and king of the urban jungle. Close to Groote Schuur Hospital and trendy Lower Main Road. BazBus Stop. 5 minute bus ride from University of Cape Town.
We have 3 houses, the main house with 24 hour
reception, bar, swimming pool and FREE UNLIMITED WI-FI lounge. The dorm rooms are housed in the main house. The other houses are home to our quiet private rooms.

The Green Elephant is situated in the lively student area of Observatory. Close to pubs and restaurants, public transport, shops, movies, sports grounds and theatres it is well placed for a base in Cape Town while you enjoy the benefits the Cape has to offer. Being in a student area, the pubs are full of young people and prices are low.

We are not in the centre of the city!
Because we understand travelling on a budget, we continuously offer you the best deals in Cape Town. There is no compromise on quality, only affordability. We are here to enjoy ourselves too, so join us when we go parachuting, sailing, hiking or just out partying!
Laid back atmosphere with frequent
sundowner trips (sunset drinks) and braais (BBQs)
Swimming pool for those hot days
Top quality Double rooms with 4 poster beds
Beach and mountain walking trips
Free tea and coffee
Clean and hot showers
Spacious living area with local information,
tourist information and local subscriptions to
The Mail and Guardian, Out There Magazine,
Getaway Magazine for the best Action sports
and current SA news
Pool table, drinks and music
Views of Devil's Peak, Table Mountain and
Lion's Head, plus to the beach at Milnerton
International phone/fax service plus Internet
and email facilities
VISA and MASTERCARD and American
Express accepted
Airport pick-up service – R160 for up to 3 pax
!!A Crazy Dog!! to make you feel homesick...
FREE UNLIMITED WI-FI in our lounge

Dormitories R130
Private rooms shared with bathroom R340
Double/Twin R440
Triple R570
Quad R700
5 - sleeper R830
Private En-suites
Single R380
Double R480
Triple R610
Camping(small tents) R80 per person

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