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Observatory Backpackers Hostel

235 Lower Main Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa

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 more

91% Overall Rating 9 out of 9 customers would recommend this property based on 9 reviews

Atmosphere 91%

Cleanliness 96%

Facilities 87%

Location 78%

Safety 91%

Staff 98%

Value 91%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • BBQ
  • Cable TV
  • Common Room
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 13:00

Latest Check-out: 10:00

Policies

  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Non Smoking
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Cape Town?

Contact us directly

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 more

Shared Rooms

Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Deluxe 4 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 4

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Deluxe

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 3 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

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

About Observatory Backpackers

Observatory Backpackers is right in the heart of Obs, the alternative and artsy student neighbourhood of Cape Town. Right on our street you'll find restaurants, bars, theatre and nightlife. Sit outside and enjoy a nice book or head down for a drink and some live music. With so many options at your fingertips, you won't have a single boring night here!

Observatory Backpackers makes a great place from which to explore Cape Town. Just pop your head out of your bedroom window for a beautiful view of Table Mountain. Or take a short ride to Simon's Town and visit our colony of penguins at Boulder's Beach. Whether you're looking for a relaxing vacation, a fun-filled tour, or an adrenaline pumping adventure, Observatory Backpackers is the place to be. Plus, we've got an up to the minute travel desk who would be eager to help with all your travel needs.

We offer a variety of accommodation for all types of travelers. We're excited to help make this place your home. Stop by or give us a call to come check us out!

Accommodation Information

Free Wi Fi and internet. Airport transfers on request. Not a 24 hour check in so booking essential. Dstv. Communal kitchen has all the equipment one requires. We do offer longer stays at favourable rates. This is done on a length of stay basis on request. Bedding and towels provided. Coffee and tea provided.

Please note:
Check In Time: 1.00pm
Check Out Time: 10.00am
Please specify arrival time when booking!

Cancellation Policy: 48h
Credit Cards Accepted
Taxes included

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 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.