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backpackers on castle

Hostel | 57 Cnr Of Castle & Long St, Cape Town, South Africa 8000

56.1% Overall Rating

3 out of 8 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (04/10/2011)

Charles Steele thinks…

"Backpackers on Castle is situated on the upper end of Long Street - the busiest street in Cape Town. Most of the hostels in this area can be rowdy but this one was an oasis of calm. It is great…"

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  • Bar
  • Credit cards accepted
  • Self-catering Facilities
  • No curfew
  • Games room
  • Secure lockers
  • Lounge area
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • Safety deposit
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Washing machines

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Linen
  • Towel

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 1 day before arrival (local time). Payments made to HostelBookers are non-refundable.

Check-In/Out Details

Earliest check-in: 10:30
Latest Check-out: 10:30

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cape Town?

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About backpackers on castle

While you have the luck of being smack in the middle of Cape Towns entertainment and sights, you also have the luxury of being towards the lower end of Long Street where you can still enjoy some peace and get a good nights sleep.

Accommodation Information

•Full kitchen & laundry facilities
•Travel information, advice & bookings
•Comfortable lounge, bar & satellite
•Clean loos & hot showers (serviced daily)
•In city centre
•Double, twin & dorm accommodation
•Phone, fax & internet facilities
•Free tea & coffee
•Clean bedding (duvets) provided
•Clean towels provided
•Close to Waterfront & tourist attractions
•Close to shops, restaurants, clubs
•Minutes walk from bus & train stations

Location Information

We are situated in the heart of Cape Town on Castle Street (Just off the famous Long Street). Long Street is renowned for it’s vibey abundance of street shops, cafe’s, bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants.