Wish U Were Here  Verified Listing

Cape Town City Bowl Woodstock Cape Town Western Cape South Africa

Excellent Rating: 5.0 / 5
Based on 4 verified guest reviews

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Member since: 28 Aug. 2015

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Braai/BBQ Area
Parking on Premises
WiFi
Fireplace
Balcony
Bar
Fridge
Kitchenette
Linen
Microwave
No smoking
Oven
Stove
Tea and coffee facilities

This building has been lovingly restored using materials sourced within a mile's radius of the building. It has a central courtyard with a funky bar, fire pit and pizza oven. We offer a range of accommodation from en-suite private rooms to private rooms with shared bathrooms, triple room and 4 sleeper dormitories. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building.

In Room Facilities:

The communal bathrooms offer privacy with excellent fittings and loads of hot water, with all the bedrooms leading out onto private balconies.

Area Information:

Woodstock is 4 kilometers from the center of Cape Town and 6 km to the V&A Waterfront. Its is famous for it large size graffiti artworks and hosts Cape Town's most famous market at the Old Biscuit Mill. This up and coming area boasts many quirky shops, art studios, vintage stores and is home to 6 craft beer breweries and many cafes and restaurants.

MyCiti bus service , Cape Town's new rapid transport bus system, has a stop just a minutes walk from the lodge. The area is also serviced by local mini buses as well as metered taxis.

Property Facilities:

Wish U Were Here is run by super friendly staff who can cater to all your needs and supply you with travel information and tips to make the most of your Cape Town stay. A delicious continental breakfast is included in the price and the bar area is a wonderful area for meeting all the other guests in the lodge. Wi-Fi is free throughout the entire lodge and we offer secure off street parking. Our chill lounge is a warm and cosy place with loads of magazines. Our bedrooms are all individually decorated with creative items and many original works of art.

Attractions:

Staying in Woodstock gives the visitor a real sense of inner-city living, whilst positioning one close to the city centre, bustling Long Street, the museums, galleries, trendy Kloof Street and the V&A Waterfront. Table Mountain looms in the background and one has a sense of the city as it really is.
Woodstock's image has drastically changed and an urban renewal has seen a number of warehouses and Victorian cottages converted into trendy character spaces to encourage commercial investors such as the Neighbour Goods Market in the refurbished Old Biscuit Mill - an extremely popular Saturday morning meeting place, where buying local food has taken on new meaning.

Young professionals are snapping up Victorian semis and taking advantage of these still affordable homes. Add to this a couple of neighbourhood restaurants and cafés and Woodstock’s acquired village atmosphere makes it a suburb to be reckoned with.

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Extra Info

Property Type Backpackers, Bed and Breakfast
Conditions Show
Cancellation Policy Strict
Can Be Used For Film Location, Still Shoots
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Reviews

Belinda Jones-Utesch
28 June 2018

You guys are the best!

Superb. 5 out of 5
Belinda Jones-Utesch
28 June 2018

Best b&b ever thank you guys great service. Take care God bless.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Genovefa Gertse
11 June 2018

It was the most amazing stay. I will gladly book at Wish U Were Here backpackers anytime...
The staff are so friendly, helpful and hands on.
Anyone looking to stay somewhere in Cape Town, Woodstock. I recommend this place.
Thank you.

Superb. 5 out of 5
Fairoza Williams
10 December 2017

Thanks, the stay was great, they were friendly and welcoming and the food was amazing.

Superb. 5 out of 5

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