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We are South Africa's original backpacker, established in 1990. We are an award winning, Fair Trade hostel that invests in people and communities,…Read more giving meaningful and relaxed, travel experiences. There is a variety of room types, from private en suites to social dormitories, each individually styled for this trendy city hostel. We also have free WiFi, a cafe/bar, and a travel centre so that you can experience Cape Town and its surroundings to the fullest!from 18.09 USD
Located in the City Bowl, close to all the main attractions, Cape Town Backpackers offers affordable accommodation and a fun, friendly atmosphere.…Read more All of your tours and travels throughout Africa can be arranged, whatever your budget. Cheap airport transfers can be organised. We have all of the facilities you would expect from top quality backpackers including FREE Wi-Fi and internet access, cafe and a self-catering kitchen, travel desk, and a great bar to meet fellow travellers.from 12.06 USD
HostelBookers Award for Excellence 2013- Best in Africa for Atmosphere. Every room has been uniquely decorated and designed to ensure that you…Read more have all the comforts of home in a safe and friendly environment. We can accommodate 47 guests in private rooms and dorms, some of which are en-suite and have their own entrances for extra privacy and convenience. Each room is equipped with reading lights, heaters, ceiling fan and private lockers (big enough to fit your backpack and any other valuables).from 10.45 USD
BazBus Stop - The friendliest small hostel, with great staff who enthusiastic about Cape Town and South Africa. Mountain hikes, sundowners, township…Read more tours with our own staff member and all the welcome you would expect in South Africa. Proudly South African.from 12.40 USD
Graded 4* by Tourism Grading Council, offering free internet and Wi-Fi and known for its cleanliness and friendly staff we are proud to be of…Read more constant assistance to all our guests, always going the extra mile.from 11.06 USD
never@home represents the next generation of hostels. We are one of the biggest, hippest and most modern in Cape Town. Our management has travelled…Read more the globe searching for the coolest ideas to create a hostel that is fun and exciting, yet professionally managed by a team with extensive working experience in some of the best international hostel and hotel brands around the world.from 9.65 USD
River Lodge offers the best of both city and country living. A fantastic backpackers – self catering, clean and homely, high ceilings, wooden…Read more floors – cosy in winter, cool in summer.from 6.03 USD
Located in trendy ‘Long Street’ in a Victorian building, ‘Carnival Court’ is in the middle of all the action with lots of bars, clubs and restaurants…Read more lining the street. If you enjoy city life, this is the place to be!from 12.06 USD
Brand new and fully renovated, we are situated in the heart of Cape Town on The famous Long Street. Long Street is renowned for its vibe, abundance…Read more of street shops, cafe’s, bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants. Note Reception open 9am to 5pm Please email hostel to request later arrivals if not there will be no manager to check you in All No shows will be charged for full accommodation costfrom 10.05 USD
Cheers from the newest backpackers hostel in Obs! We're all new, freshly painted, and right next door to all the excitement you could ever need.…Read morefrom 12.06 USD
The Kimberley Hotel Backpackers, on the corner of Roeland and Buitenkant Street, has been restored. This Cape Town landmark was built in 1895,…Read more and was the starting point for horse-drawn carriages leaving Cape Town for the mining town of Kimberley.from 8.04 USD
Our recently refurbished Victorian mansion boasts clean, comfortable rooms and handy innovations like individual reading lights, personal safes…Read more and international plug points.from 12.73 USD
Mountain Manor is the ultimate choice in accommodation within the Cape Town city bowl. From a period style three star rated guesthouse where…Read more comfort is key to the choice of a variety of quality and comfortable self catering and luxury apartments. This is our boutique back packers lodge which is hugely popular with sports groups and university study groups - and for a quiet, restful stay where you can meet many other people - and walk into the noise of the city - come to stay with us!from 11.73 USD
Walking distance to Blouberg Beach, Kite Beach, Restaurants, Shopping centers, transport terminals and rolling distance from local Bars/Pubs.…Read morefrom 10.72 USD
The Surf Shack creates the perfect setting for meeting new & interesting people from all over the world. People that want to live out their passions…Read more for extreme sports, traveling and exploring the amazing places and adventures this beautiful city Cape Town, has to offer. A Surf House & Backpackers, the ultimate place for, extreme sports enthusiasts, travelers, holiday goers and people who are young at heart & chasing the thrill of living free.from 9.95 USD
A Victorian Mansion situated at the foothills of Signal Hill in the trendy tourist suburb of Greenpoint, a safe 10 minute walk from the world…Read more famous V & A Waterfront....and a few minutes stumble from pubs, restaurants and Capetown's nightlife.from 8.71 USD
The Bay Hotel is superbly designed with only 78 rooms and suites offering luxury in an unsurpassed setting. No less than four hotel pools with…Read more expansive sun decks offer superlative views of the Atlantic Ocean and majestic Lion’s Head.from 107.21 USD
Split over two beautifully restored town houses, each decorated in its own African style, House on the Hill offers luxurious, intimate accommodation.…Read morefrom 11.73 USD
Daddy Long Legs has 5, stylish, self-catering, fully furnished apartments. Spacious and recently refurbished these funky apartments have retained…Read more their old world feel with Oregon wooden floors, exposed brick and ceiling beams and decorated with a hint of contemporary vibrant Africanism.from 26.80 USD
Our beautiful guest house in peaceful settings is conveniently situated in the Helderberg area – only 18 min. to the airport – the perfect base…Read more for touring. It offers B&B and a SC unit. Free high-speed-internet. Large Pool. Children welcome. Secure parking, Wheelchair friendly. Beaches nearbyfrom 23.45 USD
Set against the backdrop of the Twelve Apostles Mountain Range and a stones throw from the most beautiful beaches in Cape Town, Camps Bay Resort…Read more is perfectly located for your dream holiday in this idyllic location.from 36.85 USD
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