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Long Street Backpackers

Rental, Adults only

2 stars

209 Long Street, 8000 Cape Town, Western Cape

+27 214 230 615
8.2
Very good

based on 991 reviews

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About Long Street Backpackers, Cape Town

Cleanliness
8.1
Comfort
8.0
Location
9.1
Services
8.1
Staff
9.1
Value for money
8.7
Located on bustling Long Street in the Cape Town City Centre, Longstreet Backpackers features BBQ facilities and sun terrace. Free WiFi is available. Dormitory, single and double or twin room accommodations are offered. Each room has access to a shared bathroom. There is a shared kitchen and lounge area. Guests can enjoy the on-site bar. Car hire is available on site and an airport shuttle service is offered at a surcharge. The Company’s Garden is 300 metres from Longstreet Backpackers, while Long Street Supermarket is 77 metres away. The nearest airport is Cape Town International Airport, 21 km from Longstreet Backpackers.

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Standard Rooms - River view
Hotels.com

$13/night

$13 totalHotels.com
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Double Rooms - Garden view
1 double bed

1 double bed

Travala

$33/night

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Other Rooms - Courtyard view
2 twin beds

2 twin beds

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$31/night

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Hostel Amenities & Facilities

  • Adults only
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room service
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Internet
  • Parking
  • Night club
  • Laundry service
  • Laundry facilities

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Car rental
  • Concierge service
  • Safety deposit box
  • Room service
  • Tour desk
  • 24hr front desk

Bathroom

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

Things to do

  • Karaoke
  • Hiking
  • Table tennis
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Evening entertainment
  • Night club

Basics

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

Accessibility and suitability

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

Laundry

  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service

Dining

  • Bar/Lounge
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Shared kitchen

General

  • Lockers
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Storage available

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Books

Outdoor

  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill

Parking and transportation

  • Parking

Workspace

  • Desk

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping

Long Street Backpackers Reviews

8.2
Very goodBased on 991 verified guest reviews
7.0Families
7.5Couples
8.4Solo
8.1Friends

Pros +
  • "Good value for money, great friendly staff!" (in 81 reviews)
  • "Great location in the center, everything walkable." (in 64 reviews)
  • Great place to stay and very secure. (in 45 reviews)
Cons -
  • The room was dirty with cockroaches. (in 22 reviews)
  • The loud music can sometimes be distracting. (in 3 reviews)
  • A bit dirty and old furniture. (in 2 reviews)


Long Street Backpackers room booking info

Check in/Check out

Check in anytime after 2:00 PM, check out anytime before 11:00 AM

Cancellation/prepayment

Cancellation/prepayment policies vary by room type and provider.


Frequently asked questions

  • How does Long Street Backpackers compare to other 2 star hotels in Cape Town?

    In Cape Town, 2 star hotels have average nightly rates of $59. Long Street Backpackers is $49 cheaper than the city average at just $9/night.

  • How far is Long Street Backpackers from Cape Town Intl?

    Drive distance from Cape Town Intl to Long Street Backpackers and vice versa is 11.2 mi and the overall drive time is about 33min. Driving time can vary based on the time of day and traffic.

  • What is the best way to get to Long Street Backpackers from Cape Town Intl?

    With parking available at Long Street Backpackers, you could always rent a car for as low as $12/day and park it at the hotel. This would give you freedom while visiting Cape Town. If you’re looking for a simple travel option from Cape Town Intl to Long Street Backpackers, consider calling a taxi or rideshare service to take you to the hotel as well as around the city during your visit.

  • Are there food options at Long Street Backpackers?

    Guests staying at Long Street Backpackers are welcomed by hotel staff to order room service directly from the kitchen to their room.

  • Does Long Street Backpackers have a pool?

    Judging by our data, Long Street Backpackers does not have a pool on site, but hotels regularly make additions and changes to their venues and do not always notify us. It would be best to call Long Street Backpackers at +27 214 230 615.

  • How close is Long Street Backpackers to Cape Town city center?

    1.5 mi separate the front steps of Long Street Backpackers and the city center of Cape Town where you can keep busy with restaurants, shopping and of course National Library of South Africa, a very popular landmark in Cape Town.

  • What is the phone number for Long Street Backpackers?

    If you have questions about Long Street Backpackers or your reservation, please call the front desk directly at +27 214 230 615.

  • Does Long Street Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Long Street Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

  • What time is check-out for Long Street Backpackers?

    You can plan to arrive after 2:00 PM for checking in. Check-out time is 11:00 AM. We advise notifying the front desk of any requests as early as possible.

  • How much is a room at Long Street Backpackers?

    Prices may fluctuate based on room type, dates, and availability. You can find great room deals for Long Street Backpackers at the moment between $8 and $28 a night. Enter preferred dates in the form above to see the best-matched deals for you.

  • Is there laundry service in Long Street Backpackers?

    The accommodation features laundry services for all guests.

  • What is the distance from Long Street Backpackers, Cape Town to Green Point Stadium?

  • Is National Library of South Africa, Cape Town close to Long Street Backpackers?

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Places of interest near Long Street Backpackers

Attractions in Cape Town, South Africa curated by momondo

Long Street Backpackers location: 209 Long Street, 8000 Cape Town, Western Cape

Top landmarks

Bo Kaap Museum0.3 mi
District Six Museum0.5 mi
Castle of Good Hope0.7 mi
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront1.3 mi
Green Point Stadium1.5 mi
Old Biscuit Mill2.4 mi
Clifton Beaches2.6 mi
Table Mountain2.6 mi

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Thirty7 Showkitchen - The Westin Cape Town0.9 mi
Louis B's Bar and Lounge - The Westin Cape Town0.9 mi
Raleigh's Bar - The Westin Cape Town0.9 mi
Stonebreakers Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town Waterfront Breakwater Lodge1.2 mi
Shakespeare's Restaurant14.5 mi
Oak Leaf Restaurant - Protea Hotel Dorpshuis & Spa Stellenbosch24.9 mi
Mowbray Restaurant - Protea Hotel Cape Town Mowbray3.7 mi
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