Address235 Lower Main Road Observatory Cape TownSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
There's a funky African theme to this very appealing backpackers, just a short walk away from the heart of the Obs action further down Lower Main Rd. The spacious, shady backyard and lounges are a plus. Breakfast is excluded but Dolce Bakery is right next door.
Our independent authors have visited Observatory Backpackers and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in East City Corridor.
Description provided by property
With restaurants, bars, theatre and nightlife right on your doorstep, our freshly painted, all new, backpacker welcomes you to Observatory!
We've got the university, Table Mountain, beaches, and waterfront all easily accessible, and an up to the minute travel desk at your service. Observatory Backpackers hostel makes a great place from which to explore Cape Town!
Observatory, locally known as 'Obz', has gained its status as an alternative and artsy neighbourhood. Whether you want to head to a local bar for a drink, listen to live music, visit a trendy shop, or fire up the braii and relax at home, we've got it all here.
We offer a variety of accommodation. Free Wi Fi and internet. Airport transfers on request. We have a 24 hour check in but bookings are essential. Dstv. Communal kitchen has all the equipment one requires. We do offer longer stays at favourable rates. This is done on a length of stay basis on request. Bedding and towels provided. Coffee and tea provided.
Check In Time: 1.00pm
Check Out Time: 10.00am
Cancellation Policy: 48h
Credit Cards Accepted
Services & facilities
- Free Parking
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Towels Included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Security Lockers
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
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