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Hout Bay Backpackers

Rated 4.3 in 19 Reviews

Hout Bay, Cape Town, Western Cape
R 560
Avg per night for 2 guests

Hout Bay Backpackers is a lodge located in close proximity to Hout Bay Beach, offering unobstructed views of the beach, harbor, and the majestic Chapman's Peak. The lodge is situated in a quiet and comfortable setting, approximately 20 minutes away from Cape Town, and is accessible via public transportation.

The hostel caters to budget travelers seeking to experience the offerings of Hout Bay, including its restaurants, harbor, beach, Seal Island, and the World of Birds. It also serves as a base for discerning backpackers interested in hiking Table Mountain National Park, biking Chapman's Peak, or surfing in Llandudno. Additionally, the lodge accommodates travelers interested in township tours and meeting volunteers involved in community development projects. Local volunteer and language courses are also available.

The dormitories are equipped with en-suite bathrooms, accommodating a maximum of six people per dorm. The communal lounge area features DStv and a large fireplace. Knowledgeable staff members are available to advise and assist in planning a wide range of activities, including surfing, fishing, diving, sailing, kayaking, hiking trails, top restaurants, wine and township tours, pubs, and live entertainment.

All rooms lead onto private wooden decks with views of Hout Bay Beach, harbor, and the majestic Chapman's Peak. The house can serve as a wedding venue or accommodate guests, with a capacity to sleep up to 35 people in a combination of private and dorm-style rooms, all of which are en-suite.

The lodge is conveniently located next to the beach and in close proximity to South Africa's renowned big wave surfing spot, Dungeons. It is also situated near the harbor and Seal Island. The beach is family-friendly and dog-friendly. Each dorm room features two bunk beds and an en-suite bathroom, accommodating four people. Wardrobe space is available.

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