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Hippo Pod

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0.8km from city centre - Show on Map
9.4
Superb 1
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

With a great location, Hippo Pod offers shared dorms in Cape Town, South Africa, with affordable prices.... More...

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Observatory Backpackers

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4.8km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

With restaurants, bars, theatre and nightlife.... More...

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Simon's Town Backpackers

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30.1km from city centre - Show on Map
8.7
Fabulous 115
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Excellent Cleanliness

This hostel (Only 40 km from Cape Town city) is close to everything Simon's Town has to offer. It's the last town before you reach Cape Point, and offers centralised access to all the best attractions... More...

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Light House Lodge

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6.8km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 55
  • Wonderful Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Sustainable Eco Village at the foot of Table Mountain, Cape Town. Great tours,Best Car Hire & Travel Advice(Travel Desk )Table Mountain, Robben Island,Cape Point,Winelands.
Overland Safari's, Nam... More...

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Awesome Backpacker

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1.9km from city centre - Show on Map
7.1
Very good 27
  • Wonderful Location
  • Marvellous Staff
Free WiFi

Awesome Backpacker offers great accommodation and communal spaces in Cape Town for backpackers.... More...

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Cape Capsules Backpackers Muizenberg

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20.9km from city centre - Show on Map
8.3
Fabulous 4
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Welcome to Cape Capsules Backpackers a small upmarket Backpackers overlooking the magnificent Muizenberg beach..... More...

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Two Oceans Backpackers

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0.4km from city centre - Show on Map
7.3
Very good 316
  • Marvellous Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Brand new and fully renovated, we are situated in the heart of Cape Town on The famous Long Street.... More...

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Daddy Long Legs Art Hotel

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0.2km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 45
Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

It all started from humble beginnings, one simple idea - offer travellers, spacious, creative, spotless... More...

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V&A Waterfront Apartments

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0km from city centre - Show on Map
2.0
Rating 1

Marina Residential offers a collection of one, two and three-bedroom luxury waterfront apartments.... More...

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InnerSpace Backpackers

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2.6km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi

InnerSpace Backpackers has a friendly atmosphere and your comfort is our priority. We offer shared dorms with affordable prices.... More...

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Stone Cottages

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5.1km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0
Free WiFi

Camps Bay Village offers modern furnished accommodation with kitchen facility in the cottage or studio.... More...

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Wish U Were Here Lodge and Backpackers

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4.1km from city centre - Show on Map
8.6
Fabulous 3
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
Free WiFi

Wish U Were Here Lodge and Backpackers offers lodging in Cape Town.... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

The Charles

Bed and Breakfast
0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 1

Positioned opposite the gorgeous al fresco styled Cape Quarter piazza and the flamboyant crowd at Manhattan's Restaurant and bar... More...

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Bed and Breakfast

Rachel's Home from Home

Bed and Breakfast
3.4km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 8
Free WiFi

Rachel's Home from Home offers spacious rooms or self-catering.... More...

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Backpackers on Castle

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0.4km from city centre - Show on Map
  • Perfect Location
  • Marvellous Staff

Castle Street Backpackers is situated in the heart of the City, just one block away from the Cape Town Tourist Information Centre and within walking distance of train & bus stations, shops, restau... More...

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De Waterkant House

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0.7km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating 1
Free WiFi

De Waterkant House is centrally located, just few minutes from the Cape Quarter Shopping Centre, the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. Enjoy your Holidays with us!... More...

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106 On Adderly Student Accomodation

Hostel
0.4km from city centre - Show on Map
0.0
No rating
0

106 on Adderley Student Accommodation is a popular pick for both business and leisure travelers. From here, guests can make the most of all that the lively city has to offer..... More...

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It’s easy to see why travellers flock to Cape Town, the most popular city to visit in the whole of South Africa. With an epic mountain backdrop, this coastal city is the meeting point for the cool crisp waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the warmer Indian Ocean. Stunning views are plentiful and nature lovers are in their element with beaches, hikes, gardens, nature reserves and tidal pools. Cape Town has even more to offer, with lively neighbourhoods, a thriving creative scene and so much history.

There’s a huge choice of high quality hostels in Cape Town. You will find hostels with common areas and balconies that overlook the mountains, swimming pools, delicious breakfasts and so much style! The city welcomes backpackers and the Cape Town hostels are full of travellers from all around the world, so it’s easy to make new friends and maybe explore the city together.

Cape Town’s hostels are located in the city centre, around the gardens, and in adjoining neighbourhoods. The more central locations offer the liveliest social scene, but another good option is Green Point, a central suburb between Signal Hill and the ocean, where you’ll enjoy incredible views. The hostels in the Observatory neighbourhood are perfect for those looking for a more bohemian location, with many stylish coffee shops, clubs and restaurants.

Finding things to do in Cape Town won’t be a problem, especially if you love nature. Climb Table Mountain and Lion’s Head for amazing views, walk along the coast visiting the many small beaches, enjoy the upbeat vibes of Long Street and get to know the country’s history in the South African Museum and Robben Island – where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated. Head out of the city and visit a vineyard to taste delicious South African wine and save some time to explore the Cape of Good Hope.

Cape Town’s airport receives flights from all around the world and it’s the main way of getting to the city. Renting a car is the best option for getting around the city, especially if you are planning to explore further, visiting the vineyards and beaches, or even an amazing South African road trip. Taxis are not that cheap and the public transport is affordable but not widely accessible. Many hostels offer bus tours and various exploring options, which doubles up as a great way to meet your fellow travellers. Ask your hostel staff for the easiest way to get to places and they will be glad to help!

We have 47 hostels in Cape Town with an average rating of 8.4 based on 2,772 reviews 47 of 47 properties available in Cape Town

About Cape Town

It’s easy to see why travellers flock to Cape Town, the most popular city to visit in the whole of South Africa. With an epic mountain backdrop, this coastal city is the meeting point for the cool crisp waters of the Atlantic Ocean and the warmer Indian Ocean. Stunning views are plentiful and nature lovers are in their element with beaches, hikes, gardens, nature reserves and tidal pools. Cape Town has even more to offer, with lively neighbourhoods, a thriving creative scene and so much history.

There’s a huge choice of high quality hostels in Cape Town. You will find hostels with common areas and balconies that overlook the mountains, swimming pools, delicious breakfasts and so much style! The city welcomes backpackers and the Cape Town hostels are full of travellers from all around the world, so it’s easy to make new friends and maybe explore the city together.

Cape Town’s hostels are located in the city centre, around the gardens, and in adjoining neighbourhoods. The more central locations offer the liveliest social scene, but another good option is Green Point, a central suburb between Signal Hill and the ocean, where you’ll enjoy incredible views. The hostels in the Observatory neighbourhood are perfect for those looking for a more bohemian location, with many stylish coffee shops, clubs and restaurants.

Finding things to do in Cape Town won’t be a problem, especially if you love nature. Climb Table Mountain and Lion’s Head for amazing views, walk along the coast visiting the many small beaches, enjoy the upbeat vibes of Long Street and get to know the country’s history in the South African Museum and Robben Island – where Nelson Mandela was incarcerated. Head out of the city and visit a vineyard to taste delicious South African wine and save some time to explore the Cape of Good Hope.

Cape Town’s airport receives flights from all around the world and it’s the main way of getting to the city. Renting a car is the best option for getting around the city, especially if you are planning to explore further, visiting the vineyards and beaches, or even an amazing South African road trip. Taxis are not that cheap and the public transport is affordable but not widely accessible. Many hostels offer bus tours and various exploring options, which doubles up as a great way to meet your fellow travellers. Ask your hostel staff for the easiest way to get to places and they will be glad to help!