Hout Bay Backpackers is a quiet and comfortable backpacker lodge in the beach-side suburb of Hout Bay. Just 20 minutes from Cape Town, and easily accessible by public transport our hostel suits budget travelers wanting to explore Hout Bay (restaurants, harbour, beach, seal island, world of birds), discerning backpackers looking for a place from which to hike Table Mountain National Park or bike Chapman’s Peak, surfers wanting to surf Llandudno and travelers interested in township tours and meeting interesting international volunteers working on community development projects.
4.5 Star Rating 2019
Certificate of Excellence 2017
9.3 Rated Excellent
Best Value Establishment 2017
From private family rooms to 4 and 6 bed dormitories, we offer a variety of options for the leisure traveler …
Ideal for families, couples or individual travelers with en-suite bathrooms.
Great for students, volunteers, small groups or individual travelers seeking a shared dormitory with en-suite bathrooms.
A shared dorm with six single beds with an en-suite toilet and shower.
Besides accommodation we offer a booking office, bar fridge, dining area, lounge and TV room, self-catering kitchen, fireplace and braai area and off-street parking.
Stay 3 nights and get a shuttle to and from the start of the race at specified times!
Take Airport Ring Rd to Airport Approach Rd
Head northeast on Freight Rd toward Airport Ring Rd
Keep right to continue on Airport Ring Rd
Slight left toward Airport Approach Rd
Take Settlers Way/N2, M3 and M63 to Harbour Rd in Hout Bay
Slight left onto Airport Approach Rd
Merge onto Settlers Way/N2
Take exit 6 for M3/Rhodes Drive toward Observatory/Muizenberg
Merge onto M3
Turn right onto Rhodes Ave/M63
Turn right onto Rhodes Dr/M63
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Hout Bay Rd/M63
At the roundabout, continue straight onto Main Rd/M6
At the roundabout, take the 3rd exit onto Princess St
Continue on Harbour Rd. Drive to Northshore Dr
At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto Harbour Rd
Turn right onto Northshore Dr
Destination will be on the right