About Hout Bay Backpackers
Hout Bay Backpackers is a quiet and comfortable backpacker lodge in the beachside suburb of Hout Bay. Just 20 minutes from Cape Town, and easily accessible by public transport, our hostel suit budget travellers wanting to explore Hout Bay (restaurants, harbour, beach, Seal Island, World of Birds) and discerning backpackers looking for a place from which to hike Table Mountain National Park or bike Chapman’s Peak, surfers wanting to surf Llandudno and travellers interested in township tours and meeting interesting international volunteers working on community development projects.
Situated in the beautiful fishing village of Hout Bay, a 20 minute scenic drive along the coastal road from the Victoria and Alfred Waterfront, Hout Bay Backpackers is the most upmarket backpacker lodge in Cape Town.
Large house set right over the road from Hout Bay beach, with a large communal lounge with fire place and fully equipped communal kitchen with panoramic views all across Hout Bay with a fenced and gated car park.
Double Room / Family Room:
We have large double rooms both with extra sleeping room for children or friends, very large en suite bathroom, sea views, tea and coffee and access to inter leading balcony.
We have luxury four bed en-suite dorm rooms with sea views with access to an inter leading balcony and two ground floor en-suite dorms.
With panoramic views of Hout Bay, Chapman’s Peak and the beach there is no better place to enjoy a glass of wine on the deck, or breakfast in the sun.
Secure on-site parking, WiFi access, DStv, daily servicing, in house tours service, WiFi internet access, BBQs, linen provided, Local volunteer projects and language courses are also available.
The house is also available for exclusive private rentals and venue hire for functions such as weddings, parties corporate events and meetings. Catering and decorations can be organised on request
Activities and Attractions
Hout Bay Backpackers is conveniently located within walking distance to the beach and shopping centre, where a variety of activities are offered. These include: surfing, fishing, diving, sailing, sea kayaking, hiking trails, top restaurants, wine and township tours, and if that's not enough there's loads of live entertainment!
Our in house tours service is available to help you book your daily excursions at no extra cost, with the best prices on activities such as Winelands tours, Cape Point excursions, shark cage diving, fishing charters, local township tours, Garden Route adventures, game drives and anything else you may require.