Cape Town has got a wide selection of accommodation to suit all budgets; from backpackers’ hostels to five-star hotels. There are establishments scattered all over town so you can choose in which part of Cape Town you want to live.
There is plenty of information about the many accommodation options in Cape Town on the Internet. In addition, Cape Town Tourism offers an accommodation accreditation system that will ensure that each establishment under the scheme meets the required quality standards. These establishments can be found online or by contacting a Cape Town Tourism office.
As with travelling in any other location it pays to follow these general safety tips: Do not leave your luggage unattended, even if it is in the lobby of a hotel or a guesthouse. Remember to leave your room key at the reception. Do not open your door to strangers.
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