The Backpack - Hostel
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With a stay at The Backpack - Hostel, you'll be centrally located in Cape Town, within a 10-minute drive of Table Mountain and South African National Gallery. This eco-friendly hostel is 1 mi (1.6 km) from Greenmarket Square and 1.6 mi (2.5 km) from Cape Town International Convention Centre.
Make yourself at home in one of the 35 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms have showers and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes and irons/ironing boards, and housekeeping is provided daily.
Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a terrace and a garden. This hostel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.
Satisfy your appetite at the hostel's coffee shop/café. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge.
Business, Other Amenities
Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and a library. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available on request), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy. Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges. Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed. Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property. Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Due to drought conditions, water restrictions apply at this property until further notice. Guests can expect periodic water supply outages or reduced water pressure during their stay. For more details, please contact the property using the number provided on the booking confirmation email.
Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.
Know Before You Go
- This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
- Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 280 per person (one way)
- Self parking fee: ZAR 50 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.
- -Free WiFi
- -Concierge services
- -Gift shops or newsstand
- -Airport transportation (surcharge)
- -Barbecue grill(s)
- -Coffee shop or café
- -Dry cleaning/laundry service
- -Designated smoking areas
- -Billiards or pool table
- -Tours/ticket assistance
- -Self parking (surcharge)
- -Luggage storage
- -Outdoor pool
- -Television in common areas