DS Backpackers Hostel

Self Rated: 2.0 out of 5
6 Braemar Rd, Cape Town, 8051, South Africa
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Property Details

Property Location

With a stay at DS Backpackers Hostel in Cape Town (Cape Town City Centre), you'll be a 3-minute drive from Kloof Street and 6 minutes from South African National Gallery. This hostel is 2.2 mi (3.5 km) from Greenmarket Square and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Castle of Good Hope.


Make yourself at home in one of the 160 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring refrigerators and microwaves. Rooms have private balconies or patios. Prepare your meals in the shared/communal kitchen. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms feature bathtubs or showers with rainfall showerheads.


Take advantage of recreation opportunities such as an outdoor pool or take in the view from a rooftop terrace and a garden. Additional amenities at this hostel include complimentary wireless Internet access, a television in a common area, and tour/ticket assistance.


Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, a 24-hour front desk, and multilingual staff. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Table Mountain National Park - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Cape Town Medi Clinic - 1.2 km / 0.7 mi
Kloof Street - 1.5 km / 1 mi
Table Mountain Aerial Cableway - 1.7 km / 1.1 mi
South African Jewish Museum - 2.1 km / 1.3 mi
Long Street - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
South African National Gallery - 2.2 km / 1.4 mi
South African Museum and Planetarium - 2.3 km / 1.5 mi
Company's Garden - 2.5 km / 1.5 mi
Parliament of South Africa - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
South Africa Library - 2.6 km / 1.6 mi
Cape Town Museum - 2.7 km / 1.7 mi
Slave Lodge - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
St. George's Cathedral - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi
District 6 - 2.8 km / 1.7 mi

The nearest major airport is Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 21.2 km / 13.2 mi

Check-in time starts at 12pm. Check-out time is 10am.
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.

  • No onsite parking is available.

Important Information

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

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • Breakage deposit: ZAR 500 per stay

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

  • -Free WiFi
  • -Smoke-free property
  • -24-hour front desk
  • -Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • -Bar/lounge
  • -Free newspapers in lobby
  • -Television in common areas
  • -Barbecue grill(s)
  • -Multilingual staff
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Lockers available
  • -Outdoor pool - 1
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Rooftop terrace
  • -Garden
  • -Picnic area
  • -Dock
  • -Street parking
  • -Outdoor furniture
  • -Walkway to water
  • -Outdoor entertainment area