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About Cape Town Backpackers

Spread over three buildings, Cape Town Backpackers has a fantastic atmosphere and plenty of style. We offer all of the facilities you would expect from a top-quality backpackers, including Wi-Fi, Internet access, a café and a self-catering kitchen. We also offer a comprehensive travel desk and a great bar to meet fellow travellers.

Located halfway between the V&A Waterfront and Table Mountain, and only a five-minute walk from Long Street, Cape Town Backpackers is perfect for exploring everything that Cape Town has to offer. Situated just off Park Road and Kloof Street, the area is renowned for delicious restaurants, busy cafés and trendy drinking spots. Museums, shops and ATMs are all within walking distance and the beautiful beaches are a five-minute drive away.


  • Response Rate: 87%
  • Response Time: 19 hours
  • Type: Backpacker
  • Sleeps: 116
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Reviews: 1 Reviews


  • Airport Shuttle
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises

Languages Spoken

  • English
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

WE WILL TRY ACCOMMODATE YOU IN THE ROOM REQUESTED, HOWEVER SHOULD THIS NOT BE POSSIBLE WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SUBSTITUTE AND ALTERNATIVE ROOM OF OUR CHOICE. No unaccompanied children are allowed. No pets are allowed. No smoking in the rooms. All facilities described are subject to availability.

Cape Town Backpackers Rooms

Reviews for Cape Town Backpackers

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Anneke Worst, South Africa
04 February 2013

As a backpacker it is really very nice and clean and well furnished and will definitely recommend it to others. In terms of noise level - on one particular night two people sat and chatted quite loudly right through the night until 7h30 the next morning - maybe a little bit too much!

Cape Town Backpackers Map

Cape Town Backpackers is 1km from the centre of Cape Town , the nearest airport 21.4km (Cape Town International Airport).
*Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

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