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Hotel Options in Cape Town

    Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport

    Road Lodge Cape Town International Airport

    Adjoining BP Service & Filling Station, at Cape Town International Airport, Cape Town, Western Cape
    The price is $38 per night from Dec 12 to Dec 13
    per night
    Dec 12 - Dec 13
    4/5 Very Good! (1,004 reviews)
    Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers

    Cape Town Marriott Hotel Crystal Towers

    Corner Century Boulevard & Rialto Road, Century City, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7441
    The price is $110 per night from Dec 17 to Dec 18
    per night
    Dec 17 - Dec 18
    4.5/5 Wonderful! (237 reviews)
    The Onyx Apartment Hotel by NEWMARK

    The Onyx Apartment Hotel by NEWMARK

    57 Heerengracht Street, Cape Town, Western Cape, 8001
    The price is $126 per night from Jan 6 to Jan 7
    per night
    Jan 6 - Jan 7
    4.5/5 Wonderful! (233 reviews)


Book a hostel in Cape Town
Life is an adventure, and you can experience it all—without breaking the bank. Don’t ignore your free spirit when you travel: stay spontaneous with hostels in Cape Town. They’re flexible, fun and never have a dull moment, just like you. Plus, the budget friendly nature of a hostel means you can stay longer and check out everything Cape Town has to offer.

Find your tribe and maximize your good times at Cape Town hostels. Backpackers, students, and young travelers flock to hostels for their community feel. They’re a great place to meet fellow travel junkies from all over the world and make new friends that will help you get the most out of Cape Town.

Hostels let you really see Cape Town
A hostel is your ticket to a great trip in Cape Town. Some include private rooms, while others offer double beds or bunk beds, so your whole crew can split the cost. If you’re traveling alone, hostels are the perfect way to find your Cape Town family and maybe even pick up a trail buddy.  

Youth hostels in Cape Town are the best way to see the sights without losing your savings. Perks can include free Wi-Fi, free breakfast, and options for private rooms and bathrooms. Some hostels also include common areas where you can cook and share meals together, reheat leftovers, or just gather around to swap stories. The manager is likely a local who will be able to suggest new spots in Cape Town for you to visit. Take your new best friends and get going. Cape Town isn’t going to explore itself.