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Riverlodge Backpackers Hostel

Oude Molen Estate, Alexander Road, Pinelands, Cape Town, South Africa

River Lodge offers the best of both city and country living. A fantastic backpackers – self catering, clean and homely, high ceilings, wooden floors – cosy in winter, cool in summer. Read more

83% Overall Rating 7 out of 9 customers would recommend this property based on 9 reviews

Atmosphere 90%

Cleanliness 85%

Facilities 80%

Location 70%

Safety 78%

Staff 93%

Value 88%

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What's Included

  • Linen

Facilities

  • Lockers
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Currency Exchange
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Mini Supermarket
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Steam room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Telephone Fax Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels for hire
  • Wheelchair Friendly

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 11.04USD
  • Towel 2.21USD

Important Information

A non refundable 50% deposit of your entire accommodation bill,would be required to secure your reservation, since we operate on a first come first serve basis. Balance of payment to be made on check-in. Confirmation of booking will follow upon receipt of deposits.
After booking you will receive an email with instructions on how to pay this.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 00:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Pet Friendly"
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cape Town?

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River Lodge offers the best of both city and country living. A fantastic backpackers – self catering, clean and homely, high ceilings, wooden floors – cosy in winter, cool in summer. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 14 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 14

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 22 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 22

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic 10 Bed Female Dorm

Sleeps 10

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 16 Bed Male Dorm

Sleeps 16

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe 5 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 5

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Standard 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Twin Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Riverlodge Backpackers

In our large spacious kitchen you can indulge in your favorite pastimes, chill at the bar, laze by the fireplace, and prepare a meal while watching DSTV. Or you can use our spacious brae (barbeque) facility. Relax on the enormous stoop (porch) or climb into a quiet hammock on one of our lawns. Our campsite caters for vehicle or tents and is safe and secure.

We have a selection of rooms and accommodation types; two and four bed dormitories, double rooms and a family room. Configuration of sleeping facilities can be adapted to specific needs.

The lodge is also ideal for large groups.

We are 2 minutes away from public transport and shops and ATM's are 15 minutes away.

Deposits are non-refundable.

Accommodation Information

We offer a range of accommodation: 2 and 4 bed dorms, double and family rooms.
Configuration of sleeping facilities can be adapted to specific needs.

We have: 6 rooms sleeping 2 people each
7 rooms sleeping 4 each
2 double rooms
1 family rooms (double bed + triple bunk) - with own TV and toilet

All ablution (bathrooms toilets etc) are communal as are the kitchen and the lounges.

2 campsite to choose from which accommodate tents and 4x4

We have a warm, inviting, colorful and clean lodge.

Location Information

The Oude Molen Village
Need a reason to get to this happening, alternative village? Try these for starters!
It oozes Soul in its diverse, eclectic community who live on the old working farm and mill site.
It’s Organic with bee-keeping courses, horse riding, organic gardens, farm stall and a wetland bird sanctuary.

Our talented, resourceful, friendly staff will ensure that both your nights and days are filled with fun activities. Get them to answer your questions and point you in the right direction.

Wine lands Day Trip
Peninsula Tours
Baz Bus Ticket Sales
Abseiling Table Mountain
Guided Table Mountain Walks
Car Hire
Great White Shark Cage Diving
Aquarium Diving
Deep Blue Shark Diving
Scuba Diving and more.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day 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.