• Free Wi-Fi in all rooms

  • Wi-Fi in public areas

  • Daily housekeeping

  • Bar

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Distances and essentials

  • Airports
    • 17.87 km
    • Cape Town International Airport (CPT)
    • 139.16 km
    • Robertson Airport (ROD)
  • Bus and rail stations
    • 1.02 km
    • MyCiti Bus Service Roeland Bus Stop
    • 1.47 km
    • Cape Town Station
  • Hospitals and clinics
    • 0.88 km
    • Christian Barnard Hospital
  • Drug stores
    • 0.56 km
    • Blooms Chemist
  • Convenience stores
    • 1.48 km
    • Spar Supermarket
  • ATM
    • 0.02 km
    • ATM

More about The Backpack Hostel

An overview

The Backpack Hostel, located in Tamboerskloof, Cape Town, is a popular choice for travelers. Only 1.3 Km from the city center, the hotel's strategic location ensures that guests can quickly and easily reach many local points of interest. With the city's main attractions such as Kloof Street Baptist Church, african Story Tours, Downhill Adventures within close reach, visitors to the hotel will just love its location.

The Backpack Hostel also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Cape Town. Top features of the hotel include free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, daily housekeeping, fax machine, fireplace.

Hotel accommodations have been carefully appointed to the highest degree of comfort and convenience. In some of the rooms, guests can find television LCD/plasma screen, internet access – wireless, private pool, internet access – wireless (complimentary), non smoking rooms. The hotel offers an excellent variety of recreational facilities, including outdoor pool, garden. Enjoy unparalleled services and a truly prestigious address at the The Backpack Hostel.
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What they offer

Internet access

  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms
  • Wi-Fi in public areas

Getting around

  • Airport transfer
  • Rental car
  • Taxi service
  • Car park (free)
  • Shuttle service
  •  

Things to do, ways to relax

  • Garden
  • Swimming pool [outdoor]
  • Tours

Dining, drinking, and snacking

  • Bar
  • Shared kitchen
  •  
  • Coffee shop
  • Vending machine
  •  

Services and conveniences

  • ATM
  • Dry cleaning
  • Luggage storage
  • Concierge
  • Fireplace
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Currency exchange
  • Gift/souvenir shop
  • Shops
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Laundry service
  • Smoking area

For the kids

  • Family room

Access

  • Pets allowed
  • Security [24-hour]

Available in all rooms

  • Complimentary bottled water

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French
  • Greek
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Guest policies

Children can only be accommodated in a private room or in the Family Room and must be accompanied by an adult. Children are not allowed to be accommodated in dormitories.

South African citizens will only be accommodated in private rooms unless prior arrangements are made.

Child and extra bed policy
Children 0-1 year(s) Must use an extra bed
  • Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.
When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.
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Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out

Check-in from: 02:00 PM
Check-out until: 10:00 AM

Getting around

Distance from city center: 1.3 Km
Distance to airport: 22.3 Km
Travel time to airport (minutes): 20

The property

Non-smoking rooms/floors: Yes
Number of bars/lounges : 1
Number of floors: 1
Number of restaurants: 0
Number of rooms : 33
Room voltage: 220
Most recent hotel renovation : 2014

Parking

Daily parking fee: 00 ZAR
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Verified traveler reviews

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Excellent
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  • Cleanliness 9.2
  • Facilities 9.0
  • Location 8.8
  • Room comfort and quality 8.7
  • Service 8.8
  • Value for money 8.8
  • Food and dining 8.3
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