Green Elephant is situated in Cape Town’s student area – Observatory. We are the closest residence to Groote Schuur Hospital and a 5-minute bus ride from the University of Cape Town. Public transport, shops, bars and restaurants are all a short walk away.
Green Elephant offers budget accommodation to medical interns, volunteers, students and working folk needing accommodation for 1 month or longer.
We have been running since 1994 and have 3 houses. The main house has the triple rooms, a BBQ area and a swimming pool. The other two houses have the twin and single private rooms. All the houses have unlimited Wi-Fi.
Rooms & rates
At Green Elephant we believe that quality of sleep is important and all beds have good mattresses. Linen is provided and cleaned fortnightly, just bring your own towels.
|Single Bed in a Triple Room Sharing||R3 300|
|Single Bed in a Twin Room Sharing||R4 000|
|Private Room for one person||R5 000|
|Private Room for two people||R6 000|
|Double / Twin||R7 000|
Paperwork: Here below is the application form (only to be completed after we have corresponded to confirm that we have space) that will be required to be completed and the lease and house-rules. Please read them to be sure that this is the kind of residence that would suite you before making inquiry and application.
- Free unlimited Wi-Fi
- Linen supplied and changed fortnightly
- Plunge pool
- Communal kitchen
- Braai area
- Not a party residence, most of our guests are working or studying, so we enforce a quiet respectful environment.