The B.I.G Backpackers

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
18 Thornhill Road, Green Point, Cape Town, 8005, South Africa
4.6 out of 5 rating 39 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 4.6

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Property Details

Property Location

Located in Cape Town (Green Point), The B.I.G Backpackers is within a 15-minute walk of Victoria and Alfred Waterfront and Cape Town Stadium. This guesthouse is 1.2 mi (1.9 km) from Two Oceans Aquarium and 1.3 mi (2.1 km) from Greenmarket Square.

Rooms

Make yourself at home in one of the 19 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Private bathrooms with showers feature complimentary toiletries and hair dryers. Conveniences include safes, housekeeping is provided daily, and cribs/infant beds (complimentary) can be requested.

Amenities

Take in the views from a terrace and a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access. Additional amenities at this guesthouse include concierge services and barbecue grills.

Dining

A complimentary continental breakfast is served daily from 8 AM to 10 AM.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, luggage storage, and laundry facilities. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

Attractions

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Victoria and Alfred Waterfront - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Greenpoint Market - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Cape Town Stadium - 1 km / 0.6 mi
Cape Quarter Lifestyle Village - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Green Point Park - 1.4 km / 0.9 mi
Union Castle House - 1.5 km / 0.9 mi
V&A Waterfront - 1.6 km / 1 mi
Bo Kaap Museum - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Two Oceans Aquarium - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Clock Tower - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
Cape Town Diamond Museum - 1.8 km / 1.1 mi
Africa Centre - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Christian Barnard Hospital - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Long Street - 1.9 km / 1.2 mi
Golden Acre Shopping Mall - 2 km / 1.2 mi

The nearest major airport is Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 22 km / 13.7 mi

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 11am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.


The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11 PM.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.


The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 220.00 per person (one-way)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Features
  • -Free self parking
  • -In-room accessibility
  • -Accessible bathroom
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Laundry facilities
  • -Concierge services
  • -Outdoor pool
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free breakfast
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Terrace
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Library
  • -Parking (limited spaces)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Free parking nearby
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Garden
  • -Wheelchair accessible path of travel
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking