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The Backpack - Hostel
Top Economy Hotel

74 New Church Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 214 234 530

Rp 297,298+

Tue 6/12 Check in
Wed 7/12 Check out

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 609 reviews

Review highlights

  • 9.4
  • 9.4
  • 8.8
  • 4.0

Good to know

  • Friendly service
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Clean rooms

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    About

    With a stay at The Backpack - Hostel, you'll be centrally located in Cape Town, convenient to Company Gardens and Victoria and Alfred Waterfront. This eco-friendly hostel is within close proximity of Cape Town Holocaust Centre and Great Synagogue.

    Rooms

    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.

    Amenities

    Enjoy recreational amenities such as an outdoor pool and bicycles to rent. This hostel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and gift shops/newsstands.

    Dining

    Satisfy your appetite at a coffee shop/café serving guests of The Backpack - Hostel. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

    Business, Other Amenities

    Featured amenities include complimentary newspapers in the lobby, dry cleaning/laundry services, and luggage storage. Guests may use a roundtrip airport shuttle for a surcharge, and free self parking is available onsite.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Complimentary breakfast
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • ATM on-site
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Gift shop
    • Outdoor pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • Safe
    • Pool table
    • Designated smoking area
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry service
    • Coffee shop
    • Pets not allowed
    • Grill
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    Reviews

    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 609 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.4 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.8 "Great service."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.7 "Average value."
    • 4.0 "Internet is poor."

    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 249 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      7.4 "Great parking, according to 74%."
    • 9.2 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.7 "Great service."
      8.8 "88% found the staff to be very friendly."
      7.3 "73% thought the service was very professional."
    • 8.7 "Bar is amazing."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 4.5 "Internet is poor."
      3.6 "64% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 66 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.3 "Excellent amenities."
    • 9.3 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.0 "90% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.9 "Vibe was good."
      9.1 "91% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."

    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 292 reviews
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
    • 9.5 "Excellent breakfast."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      8.7 "87% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 8.4 "Vibe was good."
      8.7 "87% enjoyed the friendly atmosphere."
    • 6.6 "Rooms are ok."
      5.4 "For only 54%, the bathroom was ok."
      6.3 "Only 63% said rooms were big enough."
    • 5.8 "Average value."
    • 3.7 "Internet is poor."
      2.6 "74% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Friendly service"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Clean rooms"
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