13 Cheapest Hostels in Cape Town

13 Cheapest Hostels in Cape Town

Looking for an affordable way to explore Cape Town without sacrificing comfort or convenience? Look no further than cheap hostels in Cape Town! These budget-friendly accommodations offer the perfect solution for travelers on a tight budget who want to experience everything this vibrant city has to offer.

Cheap hostels in Cape Town provide an excellent option for solo travelers, backpackers, and groups who are seeking an affordable way to stay in the heart of the city. These hostels offer a range of amenities, from private rooms to shared dorms, free Wi-Fi, and communal spaces to socialize and meet other travelers from around the world.

With their prime locations in the city center or in trendy neighborhoods, cheap hostels in Cape Town also offer easy access to top attractions, including Table Mountain, the V&A Waterfront, and the bustling nightlife scene. Whether you're here for adventure, culture, or simply to relax and soak up the local vibe, cheap hostels in Cape Town are the perfect choice for your next trip to this iconic South African city.

Sorted by Price: The Cheapest Hostels in Cape Town

  1. Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge - from $8.37
  2. The Lenox - from $9.66
  3. The Green Elephant Backpackers - from $9.85
  4. MoTown Backpackers - from $10.14
  5. SaltyCrax Backpackers & Surflodge - from $10.59
  6. Big Blue Backpackers Lodge - from $10.70
  7. Zebra Crossing Backpacker Lodge - from $10.76
  8. Cobern Street Backpackers - from $10.93
  9. Sunset beach backpackers - from $10.94
  10. Table Mountain Inn - from $11.21
  11. Urban Hive Backpackers - from $11.39
  12. Cape Town Surf Hostel & Lodge - from $11.40
  13. Riverlodge Backpackers - from $11.77

Full List of Affordable Hostels in Cape Town

On the map: Hostel Locations in Cape Town

We've got your back when it comes to finding a great hostel location in Cape Town. We've gone ahead and mapped out all the hostels for you so you can get a good idea of where they're all at. This map will make your life so much easier!

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Hostel Haven: Choose Your Character

🤑 Cheapest Hostel:

Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge

🤩 Best Cheap Hostel:

SaltyCrax Backpackers & Surflodge

🎉 Party Hostel:

SaltyCrax Backpackers & Surflodge

🤹 Solo-Traveler:

SaltyCrax Backpackers & Surflodge

How much are hostels in Cape Town?

Let us talk about prices. Here is a graph showing you average prices for a bed in a dorm and for a private room. Simply mouse-over to see rates for each month.

Prices can vary a lot, especially on high-season, weekends, and special holidays such as New Years Eve.

Average Dorm Price per Month in Cape Town

Average Dorm Price Graph

Average Private Room Price per Month in Cape Town

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When to book a hostel in Cape Town?

Let us have a closer look on some statistics and graphics.

  • The cheapest months to travel to Cape Town is May. Hostels in Cape Town cost $13 in May.
  • The most expensive month is December with $16.
  • Total number of hostels in Cape Town: 31
  • Total number of Party Hostels in Cape Town: 16
  • Total number of hostels in Cape Town with a +8.5 top-rating: 18
  • Most hostels are located in the neighborhoods of Gardens, Green Point, Tamboerskloof.

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