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Obviouzly Armchair Backpackers & Pub

Hostel

135 Lower Main Road,, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa

We are situated in the heart of vibrant Observatory. The recently refurbished landmark red building is now the home of Obviouzly Armchair Backpackers and Pub - the funky, fun, and cool place to be.

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Atmosphere 64%

Cleanliness 64%

Facilities 60%

Location 56%

Safety 80%

Staff 76%

Value 80%

What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Internet Access
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire

Important Information

“PLEASE NOTE : If you book your stay for the World Cup 2010 (June – July 2010), you will be contacted by the property management within 72hrs of making the booking. You will be required to pay a further 40% of your booked stay as pre-payment. Only then will your booking be officially confirmed by the property. The agency 10% deposit is non-refundable.”

3 day minimum stay
Non refundable 50% deposit.
Full payment by 1 May 2010.
A 10% discount applies if you either stay for 30 nights or 2

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cape Town?

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We are situated in the heart of vibrant Observatory. The recently refurbished landmark red building is now the home of Obviouzly Armchair Backpackers and Pub - the funky, fun, and cool place to be.

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Shared Rooms

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

People 8

Room details

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

People 2

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Single Private Shared Bathroom

People 1

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

People 4

Room details

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Obviouzly Armchair Backpackers & Pub

You can chill on the upstairs balcony or lounge, enjoy the outside cafe area, or be entertained in our vibe 'old school pub' with unique features, eclectic décor and amazing music. Whilst relaxing in your favorite armchair or sitting around the bar watching live sport you can enjoy local dishes from our restaurant or chat to the locals and travelers.

We offer a welcoming free drink on arrival, friendly service, 24 hour security, internet access, transport, tours, in-house events and many more great offers. Our rooms are comfortable and spacious and we are a five minute walk from the train station. We look forward to meeting you and making your African travel experience memorable.

Accommodation Information

Special booking conditions for Fifa World Cup
Non refundable 50% deposit..
A 10% discount applies if you either stay for 30 nights or 2 weeks

Location Information

Table Mountain 10 km
University of Cape Town 4 km
Robben Island 12 km
V and A Waterfront 8 km
Newlands Rugby Stadium 8 km
Newlands Cricket Grounds 8 km
River Club Golf Course 2 km
Cape Town CBD 8km
Beaches 12km

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the full cost of the reservation. Deposits paid are non refundable.