33 South Boutique Backpackers
Address48 Trill Rd Observatory Cape TownSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
Not exactly boutique but certainly imaginative, this cosy backpackers in a Victorian cottage has sought inspiration from different Cape Town suburbs as themes for its rooms. There’s a delightful shared kitchen and a pretty courtyard. Staff conduct free tours of Observatory. Rates don’t include breakfast.
Our independent authors have visited 33 South Boutique Backpackers and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in East City Corridor.
Description provided by property
The fun doesn't start on the weekend..we make the most of our week days too. Stay with us 4 week days & get the 5th day free!! Friday is BBQ day so come join us for some tasty meat and great people.
'Forget everything you once thought or believed about backpacking and join us on a new and unique journey in Cape Town'
33 South is a 'Boutique Backpackers' - not only because of our individually themed rooms, percale linen and safe per person (the list continues... free breakfast... free internet! etc) - but also, because we care - and we want you to enjoy your stay in Cape Town. Our staff are here 24 hours a day to help you with questions, queries, tips.
Observatory (Affectionately called 'OBS' by it's locals) is the student neighbourhood of Cape Town. It is characterized by cheap beer and good food topped off with an array of artists and musicians that leave you begging for more. It has been compared to Fitzroy in Melbourne, or Palermo in Buenos Aires. There are daily specials available - and you can discover OBS on our DAILY FREE TOUR!
At the reception you'll not only find a selection of tours, activities and great music, but also insider-info on the best restaurants, surf spots, music festivals and loads of 'off-the-beaten-track' adventures.
IN-HOUSE SURF SCHOOL
The 'Stoked School of Surf' is now operating from 33 South - beginners to advancxed will find their surfing legs with Michelle - our gorgeous in-house surf-coach extraordinaire!
Email home, post your pics on facebook! Free Wireless Internet and a computer in the reception area - free for you to use.'
NEW! NEW! NEW!
33 South is now a Bookcrossing venue - exchange your travel books, and watch their journey around the world through this awesome online tracking system
For news and events, join our group on Facebook or Twitter
SAWUBONA! We hope to welcome you soon.
Services & facilities
- Free Parking
- Free Breakfast
- Board games
- Book Exchange
- Common Room
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Wheelchair Friendly
- Outdoor Terrace
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals available
- Airport Transfers
Bureau de Change/ATM
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Internet Access
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