Forty8 Backpackers Hotel

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Welcome to Forty8 Backpackers Hotel. It is a luxurious and affordable backpackers hotel located right in the heart of Cape Town's Central Business District. It is located near to Long Street in Cape Town, which is renowned for it's abundance of street shops, cafe's, bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants.

Forty8 Backpackers is well known for its unique elegance, you won't find trendier economical accommodation near Cape Town's hotspots than our comfortable backpackers hotel. We cater for all travellers from solo or groups visiting Cape Town domestically or internationally as we have rooms to accommodate up to 50 people.

Our backpackers hotel is newly refurbished and modernized. We focus on great service, a clean space, safety and a friendly attitude. When you travel to Cape Town make sure to visit us.

We cater for adventurers of all ages including backpackers, students and groups and we have taken special care to cater for our guests needs. You will find a well-catered for environment to make your stay hassle free. We have a snack bar, free internet access, including Wi-Fi, a communal lounge and kitchen, laundry facilities and free tea and coffee.

Forty8 Backpackers has six Dormitories ranging from four-beds, six-beds, 10-beds and 12-beds in a bedroom and three Private Double bedrooms. A Dormitory room consists of double bunk beds and the Double Room with double beds. The bathrooms are shared one for the females and the other for the males.

We are open 24-hours, 365-days a year. At the reception you can obtain travel information, tour bookings, safety boxes and there is a laundry service. We have our own shuttle services that offer door-to-door pick-up and drop-off, meet and greet services at Cape Town International Airport, tours and transfers to and from different places and destinations.
  • Type: Backpacker
  • Sleeps: 50
  • Check-in: 01:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 3
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

3 Reviews on Forty8 Backpackers Hotel

Staff is very friendly, I had my privacy. Rooms could just be a bit more clean. But all in all very fun environment.

Don-Jeanne Sinden
13 February 2013

Spent 3 nights there, will probably rate is 1 of the best and cleanest backpackers I've stayed at in cape town . Great staff! Only problem is that the kitchen sometimes gets a bit cramped. Will definitely go back.

Theo Makhathini, South Africa
05 January 2013

We really enjoyed our stay and we will definitely be back. Thanks for everything Forty8!

cyndi echardt, South Africa
11 August 2012

Price & Availability

ON REQUEST
Thursday 11th September
  • Per Person Sharing:
  • R450
  • Per Person:
  • R600
  • Per Unit:
  • R1350
  • Minimum Stay:
  • 2 Nights
 
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A room consisting of five double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Balcony/patio, Upstairs
 
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Includes: Room Only
A room consisting of six double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Upstairs
 
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4 Sleeper Mixed Dorm X 1
Includes: Room Only
A room consisting of two double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Balcony/patio, Upstairs
 
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6 Sleeper Mixed DormX 1
Includes: Room Only
A room consisting of three double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Upstairs
 
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6 Sleeper Mixed Dorm BX 1
Includes: Room Only
A room consisting of three double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Upstairs
 
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6 Sleeper Mixed Dorm CX 1
Includes: Room Only
A room consisting of three double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Balcony/patio, Upstairs
 
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Double Room 7X 1
Includes: Room Only
Bedroom with double beds and shared bathroom facilities.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Double beds
Other Upstairs, Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms
 
Double Room 7
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Double Room 8X 1
Includes: Room Only
Bedroom with double beds and shared bathroom facilities.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Double beds
Other Upstairs, Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms
 
Double Room 8
Sleeps 2 Price:
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Double Room 9X 1
Includes: Room Only
Bedroom with double beds and shared bathroom facilities.
Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Double beds
Other Upstairs, Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms
 
Double Room 9
Sleeps 2 Price:
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10 Sleeper Mixed Dorm x 1

Includes: Room Only

A room consisting of five double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Balcony/patio, Upstairs

12 Sleeper Mixed Dorm x 1

Includes: Room Only

A room consisting of six double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Upstairs

4 Sleeper Mixed Dorm x 1

Includes: Room Only

A room consisting of two double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Balcony/patio, Upstairs

6 Sleeper Mixed Dorm x 1

Includes: Room Only

A room consisting of three double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Upstairs

6 Sleeper Mixed Dorm B x 1

Includes: Room Only

A room consisting of three double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Upstairs

6 Sleeper Mixed Dorm C x 1

Includes: Room Only

A room consisting of three double bunk beds and shared bathroom facilities. Mixed Male and Female Dorm.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms, Balcony/patio, Upstairs

Double Room 7 x 1

Includes: Room Only

Bedroom with double beds and shared bathroom facilities.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Double beds
Other Upstairs, Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms

Double Room 8 x 1

Includes: Room Only

Bedroom with double beds and shared bathroom facilities.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Double beds
Other Upstairs, Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms

Double Room 9 x 1

Includes: Room Only

Bedroom with double beds and shared bathroom facilities.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Double beds
Other Upstairs, Air-Conditioning, No Smoking in Rooms

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