Cape Town Backpackers

Address: 81 New Church Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001, South Africa | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Gardens area of Cape Town, is near Camp's Bay Beach, Castle of Good Hope, Abseil Africa, and Shark Zone.
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      TravelPod Member ReviewsCape Town Backpackers

      Reviewed by hannahriddoch

      Very noisy in a room above the bar

      Reviewed Nov 19, 2014
      by (2 reviews) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      Great location, but the hostel itself was very noisy and not too clean. Really friendly staff, has a small bar area and a reasonable place to buy breakfast in the morning.

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by sarita.castilho

      The best one

      Reviewed Jun 10, 2014
      by (21 reviews) São Paulo , Brazil Flag of Brazil

      The best hostel that i stayed. Melanie, the manager is amazing, so lovely and carefull

      This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of

      Reviewed by wildwanderer

      All you need

      Reviewed Feb 6, 2012
      by (1 review) , United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom

      It's got everything a traveller needs... beds, showers, toilets, chill area and BAR. That's all you need and it is in a great location, walkable distance to the waterfront but also near to bars and places to eat. The people are cool, mostly just drifters but all with the same mindset of a backpacker and will help with anything, I would recommend this place to anyone looking for good budget - no fuss accommodation.

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      TripAdvisor Reviews Cape Town Backpackers

      4.00 of 5 stars Excellent

      Travel Blogs from Cape Town

      Sorting, Shopping and Eating

      A travel blog entry by hannahriddoch on Nov 17, 2014

      Used the morning to get stuff sent home and washing. We then went to Nandos for lunch, bit different from home (no halloumi, perinaise and had a different way to rank their spices) and a lot cheaper. We then walked around the city, bought some things in Greenmarket square, found company gardens and parliament. For dinner we went to a great burger …

      Last day in Africa

      A travel blog entry by hannahriddoch on Nov 18, 2014

      So for our last day in Cape Town we decided to hike up lions head. Took us just over an hour with some steep bits, where ladders and chains were needed, the views of table mountain, the city and camps bay were absolutely amazing. We then headed to the district 6 museum and learn how the apartheid took it's toll on that area of Cape Town. Headed …

      Agora sozinha | By myself in South Africa

      A travel blog entry by sarita.castilho on Jun 11, 2014

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      Today was my last Friend Nomad though, Ervin. We did a party party in my room last night to end the stock of drinks that our friends left me. Can inform you that probably the end of this trip I will need some time in a spa, losing a few pounds and recovering from alcoholism

      Just me by myself ... Today !!! I feel a bit lost not to say very …

      Leopards, Cheetahs, and Elephants…Oh My!

      A travel blog entry by allisonsee


      Once again, I have fallen in love with another country. I am
      starting to believe that this could be a problem. I think my parents
      are beginning to worry that they may never see me again (or at least
      they should be)… The night before we reached South Africa, I was
      extremely excited to get there. We had been sailing down the...

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