All Hostels in Cidade do Cabo

Welcome to your detailed guide for Cidade do Cabo hostels. We share all the juicy information you need to know to discover safe, fun and memorable hostels! All that's left for you to do is choose your favourite hostel in Cidade do Cabo, África do Sul. Compare prices for Cidade do Cabo hostels in one easy click - simple. Add your travel dates and watch as all hostel booking sites, including Hostelworld, Hostelsclub and, highlight their best price and room availability during your stay.

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Cidade do Cabo 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 Cidade do Cabo, average prices and types of hostels to choose from.

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Cheapest hostel in Cidade do Cabo


(Urban Hive Backpackers is the cheapest)

Party hostels in Cidade do Cabo


(Atlantic Point Backpackers is the best rated)

Most Cidade do Cabo hostels are located in

Green Point, Observatory, Tamboerskloof

Average rating of all hostels


Hostels in Cidade do Cabo 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 Cidade do Cabo for Solo Travellers

Travelling on your own to Cidade do Cabo? 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 Cidade do Cabo alone. Here are the top hostels for solo travellers in Cidade do Cabo. 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 Cidade do Cabo (no more "I wish I knew this before")

We wrote a complete guide about backpacking Cidade do Cabo 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.)
Kommetjie Kommetjie (26 Km / 16 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.)

FAQ about Cidade do Cabo Hostels

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

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FAQ about Cidade do Cabo Hostels shows all 47 Hostels in Cidade do Cabo. Simply filter by neighborhood and price to find your perfect budget place to stay.

The B.I.G Backpackers is the best hostel in Cidade do Cabo for families.

CURIOCITY Cape Town and Once in Cape Town are the best rated hostels in Cidade do Cabo for female solo travellers. compares prices for 47 hostels in Cidade do Cabo, África do Sul. We list for you other cheap places to stay in Cidade do Cabo such as

  • 9 hotels
  • 22 guesthouses
  • 10 apartments
This makes this very website the best place to find cheap accommodation in Cidade do Cabo.

Atlantic Point Backpackers is the best rated hostel for partying in Cidade do Cabo.
It offers: Bar.

Travel Tips for Cidade do Cabo - from the Community

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Your Packing List for Cidade do Cabo

Hostel? Check! Now le0t's have at your hostel packing list for Cidade do Cabo and África do Sul.

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.

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Your Packing List for Cidade do Cabo