Welcome to our hostel
Located in Cape Town city centre, The Backpack features a café and an outdoor pool with panoramic Table Mountain views.
The hostel provides stylishly decorated Afro-chic rooms offering superior comfort and quality, with shared or en-suite bathrooms, private electronic lockers, in-house ATM and unlimited free Wi-Fi. Some rooms have in-room tea and coffee facilities. The on-site souvenir shop features locally made handicraft as well as artworks.
The shops of Long Street and Kloof Street are just a 10-minute walk away. The Backpack is 5 km away from the beach activities at Camps Bay. In addition, you can also enjoy the V&A Waterfront which is famous for its spectacular views, the buzz of a working harbour and world-class restaurants. Staff can recommend you city tours and outdoor activities, such as paragliding and shark-cage diving.