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Kimbo Lodge Hostel

48 Roeland Street, Cape Town, South Africa

The Kimberley Hotel Backpackers, on the corner of Roeland and Buitenkant Street, has been restored. This Cape Town landmark was built in 1895, and was the starting point for horse-drawn carriages leaving Cape Town for the mining town of Kimberley. Read more

75% Overall Rating 14 out of 20 customers would recommend this property based on 20 reviews

Atmosphere 76%

Cleanliness 67%

Facilities 65%

Location 84%

Safety 75%

Staff 79%

Value 78%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Luggage Room

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • ATM
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cafe
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Pool Table
  • Restaurant
  • Tours/Travel Desk

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cape Town?

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The Kimberley Hotel Backpackers, on the corner of Roeland and Buitenkant Street, has been restored. This Cape Town landmark was built in 1895, and was the starting point for horse-drawn carriages leaving Cape Town for the mining town of Kimberley. Read more

Shared Rooms

5 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 5

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

8 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

3 Bed Male Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Basic 7 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 7

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard 5 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 5

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic 3 Bed PRIVATE Ensuite

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Kimbo Lodge

We offer a range of accommodation to suit all needs for the discerning traveler at the most competitive rates. We are situated close to town and a 30 minute walk to the Waterfront .

As well as specializing in large group bookings, we also have various options available for budget conscious travelers.

Be advised that we have a vibrant atmosphere which may be noisy for some.

We operate as an International Backpackers.

Our accommodation establishments offer a wide range of services including: hot breakfasts available from R25
.00 per person, airport shuttle service, laundry facilities, and all linen is provided . We are able to give expert advice on activities and tours from shark cage dives to the best local bars and restaurants. We are a Bazbus agent and can offer tours and activities.

Accommodation Information

The hostel has venues that can offer a conference centers for up to 40 delegates, a coffee shop with internet access, as well as the famous old bar with original woodwork.

From the backpackers, guests can quench their thirst admiring Table Mountain, or take a two-minute walk to the District Six Museum. Being on the edge of the city, it is only a five minute walk to Parliament and the Cape Town Castle, and very close to the famous Cable-way. The backpackers offers 10 bedrooms sleeping 40 people.

All bookings are prepay-able in full over peak periods -please inquire- A refundable R50.00 key deposit is payable on arrival and refunded with the return of your key and receipt

Location Information

Near the City center, close to tourist attractions, night clubs, shopping centers and restaurants.

District Six Museum, Fugard Theater, The Book Lounge, The Cape Town Castle

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 7 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.