Long Street Backpackers

Long Street Backpackers

209 Long Street, 8000 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 214 230 615

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Long Street Backpackers
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Wed 08.12
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About Long Street Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free
With a stay at Long Street Backpackers, you'll be centrally located in Cape Town, a 4-minute drive from V&A Waterfront and 7 minutes from Table Mountain. Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services, multilingual staff, and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.

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Amenities at Long Street Backpackers

  • Adults only
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities
  • ATM on-site
  • Car rental

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Ticket service
  • Car rental
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Internet
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Trash cans

Accessibility and suitability

  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Adults only
  • Multi-lingual staff
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Evening entertainment
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table


  • Ironing service
  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service


  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Lockers
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Library
  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill


  • Shared kitchen
  • Bar/Lounge

Parking and transportation

  • Parking


  • Desk

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209 Long Street, 8000 Cape Town, Western Cape

What's nearby

  • Bo Kaap Museum0.4 km
  • Greenmarket Square0.4 km
  • District Six Museum0.7 km
  • Castle of Good Hope1.1 km
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront2.1 km
  • Green Point Stadium2.3 km
  • Old Biscuit Mill3.8 km
  • Clifton Beaches4.2 km
  • Table Mountain4.2 km
  • Camps Bay Beach4.5 km
  • Newlands Stadium7 km
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens7.2 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 11:00


Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Long Street Backpackers

  • Long Street Backpackers is located at 209 Long Street in Cape Town City Centre, 2.5 km from the center of Cape Town. Bo Kaap Museum is the closest landmark to Long Street Backpackers.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 11:00 at Long Street Backpackers.

  • Yes, Long Street Backpackers offers free Wi-Fi.

  • No, Long Street Backpackers does not offer free parking.

  • No, Long Street Backpackers does not offer free airport shuttle service.

  • Long Street Backpackers is 18 km from Cape Town Intl.

  • No, Long Street Backpackers does not have a pool onsite.

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Distance to city center

2.5 km

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