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The B.I.G Backpackers

18 Thornhill Road, Green Point, Cape Town, South Africa 8005 (Show on map)

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Formerly : The Courtleigh Guest House
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Area: Green Point Number of Rooms: 6
Free Wi-Fi

location to Waterfront shopping /dining ...

Diane, Australia April 15, 2014

What customers say:

Nearest transport:

MyCiti Bus Service (1.6 Km / 20 min walk)

Area recommended for:

nightlife

restaurants

sightseeing

Distance to airport:

Cape Town International Airport (18.5 Km)

Top attractions in the area:

Two Oceans Aquarium (0.8 Km / 10 min walk)

Waterfront Craft Market (0.9 Km / 11 min walk)

Victoria Wharf (1.2 Km / 15 min walk)

Victoria and Alfred Waterfront (1.3 Km / 16 min walk)

Note: Distances are measured as a straight line, calculated from a starting point to a destination point.

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1 Bed in a Female Dormitory Room
Family Room
Twin/ Double
1 Bed in a Mixed Dormitory En-suite Room
Triple Room

 

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Mixed Dormitory En-suite Room
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Female Dormitory En-suite Room
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1 Bed in a Female Dormitory Room
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Pool Area
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Patio and Stairs to Dormitory
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Guest Lounge and Kitchen Area
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Library and Reading Room
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Kitchen and Dining Area
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Surroundings
Features of The B.I.G Backpackers
Facilities

airport transfer

car park

family room

laundry service

safety deposit boxes

 
Sports and Recreation

garden

outdoor pool

 
Internet

free Wi-Fi in all rooms

Wi-Fi in public areas

 
Parking

car park

  

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Well-positioned in Green Point, The B.I.G Backpackers is the ideal point of departure for your excursions in Cape Town. Set 1.0 Km from the excitement of the city, this 3-star hotel commands an excellent location and provides access to the city's biggest attractions. A haven of rest and relaxation,The B.I.G Backpackers is perfectly perched at the foot of Signal Hill, a short walk to shops and the buzzing promenade, Stadium or Waterfront.

At TheThe B.I.G Backpackers, every effort is made to make guests feel comfortable. To do so, the hotel provides the best in services and amenities.With newly decorated rooms all en suite, hotel provides fresh free brekkie and wi-fi safety deposit boxes, family room, airport transfer, laundry service/dry cleaning, car park to ensure our guests the greatest comfort.

All guest accommodations feature thoughtful amenities to ensure an unparalleled sense of comfort. The hotel offers wonderful recreational facilities such as a tropical pool/braai area and mountain bikes for hire,garden, outdoor pool to make your stay truly unforgettable. The B.I.G Backpackers is a smart choice for travelers to Cape Town, offering a relaxed and hassle-free stay every time.
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The property does not take groups bigger than 8 pax.



Children and extra beds:
Infant 0-1 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding. Note, if you need a cot there may be an extra charge.
Children 2-3 year(s)
Must use an extra bed

Guests over 3 years old are considered as adults.

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose, please check the individual room policy for more details.

Airport Transfer Fee
180 ZAR

Check-Out
11:00 AM

Distance from City Center
1.0 Km

Distance to Airport
21.9 Km

Earliest Check-In
2:00 PM

Internet Usage Fee
00 ZAR

Non-Smoking Rooms / Floors
Yes

Number of Floors
2

Number of Rooms
6

Parking Fee (per day)
00 ZAR

Room Voltage
220

Time to Airport (Minutes)
21

Year Hotel Built
2012

Year Hotel Last Renovated
2012


Recent customer comments

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Fantastic

8.8

from 11 reviews

Value for Money
8.9
Location
8.5
Staff Performance
9.5
Hotel Condition/Cleanliness
9.1
Room Comfort/Standard
8.9
Food/Dining
7.6
All reviews (11)
Diane T. Couples Australia, April 15, 2014
Friendly Helpful knowledgeable Staff

location to Waterfront shopping /dining friendliness of staff tours available
9.3
variety of food offered for making your own breakfast was excellent Cape Tour day was arranged for us was excellent Helpful advice of what to see in Capetown Friendliness of staff and other guests meant a great atmosphere in this lodge
Moty L. Couples Israel, February 23, 2014
not only for backpackers

freindly staff, good atmosphere, effective service
8.7
cape town is not only for rich and b.i.g backpackers not only for backpackers
Weesit T. Couples Thailand, October 26, 2013
Relax and very happy.

Staff, Canteen and Pricing
8

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What's nearby? / Directions

What's nearby?
  • Beachfront Promenade
  • Biodiversity Showcase Garden
  • Cape Medical Museum
  • Waterfront
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
  • Village Market at Cape Quarter
  • Green Point Urban Park
  • Green Point Lighthouse
  • Two Oceans Aquarium
  • Noon Gun
  • Signal Hill
  • Robben Island Museum

Nearest major airport
  • Cape Town International Airport

Directions
From Cape Town International Airport: Head south and make a slight left toward Airport Approach Road. Turn left onto Airport Approach Road and travel for approximately 1.6km. Merge onto Settlers Way/N2 via the ramp to Cape Town . Travel for approximately 11.2km and merge onto De Waal Dr ive. Continue onto Nelson Mandela Boulevard . Proceed for approximately 5km and continue onto Buitengracht Street. Turn right onto Riebeek Street and continue onto Somerset Road/M61, continue to follow M61. Now travel for approximately 1.1km and turn left onto Upper Portswood Road . Upper Portswood Road turns right and becomes Thornhill Road; the destination will be on the left hand side.

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