48 Hostels in Le Cap, Afrique du Sud

Welcome to your detailed guide for hostels in Le Cap, Afrique du Sud. You can choose from 48 Le Cap hostels. In total, there are 89 cheap places to stay in Le Cap such as guesthouses and bnbs. Prices start from $9 for a dorm.

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Le Cap Hostel Cheatsheet

Above we list every single hostel there is in the city. Let us take a broader look at what you can expect - and what not. We created this cheatsheet for you to get a more complete picture of the hostel quality in Le Cap, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

Total number of hostels


Average dorm price


Average private room price


Cheapest hostel in Le Cap


(SaltyCrax Backpackers & Surflodge is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Le Cap


(Atlantic Point Backpackers is the best rated)

Most Le Cap hostels are located in

Green Point, Observatory, Tamboerskloof

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Le Cap for all Traveller Types

Below you can discover the best hostels to suit every traveller type. All of our recommendations are based on information shared by genuine travellers, the hostels and data that has been calculated from the system. Don't forget to check the ratings and see how these compare with the rates.

Best Hostels in Le Cap for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Le Cap? Fabulous!

Pick a great hostel designed with solo travellers in mind, and you're bound to meet plenty of like-minded people who have also dared to venture to Le Cap alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Le Cap. We've also highlighted which hostel offers special perks you, as a solo traveller, will love. Each hostel offers great social spaces to meet fellow backpackers and wonderful opportunities for making new friends. You'll soon realise that travelling on your own definitely does not mean travelling alone.

Get to know Le Cap (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Le Cap here. This guide is only available in English. Please click the link to read our handwritten guide.

Other Nearby Cities
Green Point Green Point (3 Km / 2 mi.)
Muizenberg Muizenberg (20 Km / 12 mi.)
Simon's Town Simon's Town (28 Km / 17 mi.)
Simonstown Simonstown (30 Km / 19 mi.)
Somerset West Somerset West (41 Km / 25 mi.)
Stellenbosch Stellenbosch (41 Km / 25 mi.)
Gordon's Bay Gordon's Bay (49 Km / 30 mi.)

FAQ about Le Cap Hostels

There are plenty of frequently asked questions about hostels in Le Cap. We've collected the most common questions and doubts when it comes to picking your preferred accommodation in Le Cap. The more you know, the better you can plan with confidence and ease, right?

Find your quick answer here
FAQ about Le Cap Hostels

A hostel in Le Cap costs on average $18 for a dorm. A hostel in Le Cap with private rooms costs on average $136.

Hostelz.com shows all 48 Hostels in Le Cap. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

CURIOCITY Cape Town and Once in Cape Town are the best rated hostels in Le Cap for female solo travellers.

Hostelz.com compares prices for 48 hostels in Le Cap, Afrique du Sud. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Le Cap such as

  • 9 hotels
  • 22 guesthouses
  • 10 apartments

This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Le Cap.

Atlantic Point Backpackers is the best rated hostel for partying in Le Cap.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Le Cap - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Le Cap

Hostel? Check! Now let's have at your hostel packing list for Le Cap and Afrique du Sud.

You may wonder what to pack when staying in hostels? There is a few absolute basics you always have to pick. Other items are more optional and depend more on your location. Here is the must-packing items when staying in hostels:

  1. Padlock
  2. Earplugs
  3. Sleeping Mask
  4. Quick Dry Travel Towel
  5. Head Lamp

These are the basics, yet there is more. We wrote a big, detailed guide on what to pack, tech gear and things you won't need.

Get your full Packing List here

Your Packing List for Le Cap