Simon's Town Backpackers
AddressPrince Alfred Building, 66 St. Georges Street Cape TownSee nearby area
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Lonely Planet review
The shipshape rooms at this relaxed backpackers are spacious, with several overlooking the harbour. There is bike hire for R120 per day and friendly staff can help you arrange a host of activities in the area. Rates don’t include breakfast.
Our independent authors have visited Simon's Town Backpackers and selected this as one of our recommended hostels in Southern Peninsula.
Services & facilities
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle Hire
- Cable TV
- Common Room
- Bicycle Parking
- Linen Included
- Luggage Storage
- Outdoor Terrace
- Tours/Travel Desk
Description provided by property
This hostel (Only 40 km from Cape Town city) is close to everything Simon's Town has to offer. It's the last town before you reach Cape Point, and offers centralised access to all the best attractions of the Cape Peninsula.
Surfing, fishing, diving, sailing, sea kayaking, hiking trails, pub crawls, top restaurants, cycle rentals, Boulders Beach Penguin Colony, whale-watching, beach horse riding, caving expeditions, wine and township tours and if that's not enough theres loads of live entertainment daily!
We also give the best travel tips in the business - for free!
There's lots to do at this awesome spot so check it out - Simon's Town is Great!
Interesting places nearby
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Simon’s Town Boat Company
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