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Knysna Backpackers

Knysna Backpackers

3.0 out of 5.0 42 Queen Street, Knysna, Western Cape
During your stay at Knysna Backpackers , you're just a quick walk from Cape Floral Region Protected Areas. Features include free breakfast and free WiFi in public areas. This 3-star hostel has 5 rooms. All rooms offer free WiFi.
£44
Curiocity Cape Town - Hostel

Curiocity Cape Town - Hostel

2.0 out of 5.0 153 Main Rd, Cape Town, Western Cape
During your stay at Curiocity Cape Town - Hostel, you're just a quick walk from Cape Town Stadium. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas, plus dry cleaning service and a round-trip airport shuttle (surcharge). This 2-star hostel has 25 rooms. Free WiFi and digital TV channels are available in all rooms.
£9
Never at Home Cape Town

Never at Home Cape Town

5.0 out of 5.0 107 Main Road, Green Point, Cape Town, Western Cape
Our customers tell us they enjoy Never at Home Cape Town's good location. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Cape Town Stadium. Free WiFi in public areas, an outdoor pool and a restaurant are available. This 5-star hostel has 48 rooms over 2 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and safes.
£30
Atlantic Point Backpackers

Atlantic Point Backpackers

4.0 out of 5.0 2 Cavalcade Road, Green Point, Cape Town, Western Cape
Our customers tell us that they can't get enough of the helpful staff at Atlantic Point Backpackers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Cape Town Stadium. Free WiFi in public areas, an outdoor pool and a bar are available. This 4-star hostel has 19 rooms. Free WiFi and premium bedding are available in all rooms.
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Amapondo Backpackers

Amapondo Backpackers

2.0 out of 5.0 Second Beach Road, Port St Johns, Eastern Cape
During your stay at Amapondo Backpackers, you're just a quick walk from Second Beach. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus a restaurant. This 2-star hostel has 14 rooms. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi and a furnished balcony.
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Once in Cape Town

Once in Cape Town

2.0 out of 5.0 73 Kloof Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
The comfortable rooms at Once in Cape Town get good marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Kloof Street. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus 2 restaurants. This 2-star hostel has 50 rooms. Free WiFi and premium bedding are available in all rooms.
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Buccaneers Backpackers

Buccaneers Backpackers

3.0 out of 5.0 Chintsa West, Great Kei, Eastern Cape
During your stay at Buccaneers Backpackers, you're just a quick walk from Cintsa Beach. Enjoy features like free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking, plus an outdoor pool. This 3-star hostel has 85 rooms. Enjoy your stay with amenities like a balcony/patio and premium bedding in each room.
£10
A Sunflower Stop - Hostel

A Sunflower Stop - Hostel

4.0 out of 5.0 179 Main Road, Green Point, Cape Town, Western Cape
A Sunflower Stop - Hostel's walkable location gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Cape Town Stadium. Free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking and an outdoor pool are available. This 4-star hostel has 15 rooms over 2 floors. All rooms offer free WiFi and free toiletries.
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91 Loop

91 Loop

2.0 out of 5.0 91 Loop Street, Cape Town, Western Cape
Our customers tell us that they enjoy the free breakfast at 91 Loop. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Long Street. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas, plus a restaurant and a bar. Built in 2015, this 2-star hostel has 31 rooms over 2 floors. Each room includes amenities such as free WiFi.
£30
Big Blue Backpackers

Big Blue Backpackers

7 Vesperdene Road, Green Point, Cape Town, Western Cape
During your stay at Big Blue Backpackers, you're just a quick walk from Greenpoint Market. Enjoy features like free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking. This hostel has 10 rooms. Free WiFi and full-sized fridge/freezers are available in all rooms.
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Blue Moon Backpackers

Blue Moon Backpackers

1.0 out of 5.0 Boekenhoutskloof, Plot 73, Cullinan, Gauteng
During your stay at Blue Moon Backpackers , you'll be close to Premier Mine. Free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking and a bar are available. This 1-star hostel has 4 rooms. All rooms offer free WiFi and deep-soaking bathtubs.
£21
Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge

Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge

2.0 out of 5.0 A1, Oude Molen Eco Village, Alexandra Road, Pinelands, Cape Town, Western Cape
During your stay at Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge, you'll be within walking distance of Vincent Pallotti Hospital. Free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking and an outdoor pool are available. This 2-star hostel has 20 rooms on 1 floor. Free WiFi and safes are available in all rooms.
£7
Fourways Backpackers Lodge

Fourways Backpackers Lodge

79 Albatross Drive, Sandton, Gauteng
During your stay at Fourways Backpackers Lodge, you're just a quick walk from Montecasino. You'll find features such as free WiFi in public areas and an outdoor pool. This hostel has 5 rooms on 1 floor. Free WiFi and deep-soaking bathtubs are available in all rooms.
£23
Santos Express Train Lodge - Hostel

Santos Express Train Lodge - Hostel

2.5 out of 5.0 Mossel Bay, In the heart of The Garden Route, Mossel Bay, Western Cape
Santos Express Train Lodge - Hostel's beach location gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Santos Beach. Free WiFi in public areas, free self-parking and a restaurant are available. This 2.5-star hostel has 34 rooms on 1 floor. Each room includes amenities such as a safe.
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Curiocity Durban - Hostel

Curiocity Durban - Hostel

4.0 out of 5.0 55 Monty Naicker Road, 1st Floor Ambassador House, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
The shopping around Curiocity Durban - Hostel gets good marks from our customers. During your stay, you're just a quick walk from Durban International Convention Centre. Free WiFi in public areas, a bar and breakfast (surcharge) are available. This 4-star hostel has 20 rooms on 1 floor. Enjoy your stay with amenities like free WiFi and a fridge in each room.

Book South Africa Hostels with ebookers

Stay in a hostel during your trip to South Africa and make your travel spend go further. Hostels are the budget-friendly best friend of travellers looking for a fun and relaxed place to stay during their holiday. You can choose to stay in a dormitory with other travellers and share travel tips and stories with holidaymakers from all over the world, or you can have your own private room for a hostel stay with more of a hotel feel, if you need to catch up on your sleep or holiday reading list in your own space.

Make new friends in South Africa Hostels

Hostels are friendly and relaxed places, so the chances are that you'll meet new friends not long after arriving in South Africa and checking in. Most Hostels nowadays are modern and airy, with stylish decor and inviting common areas, so once you've dropped off your bags, head to the bar or outdoor patio area and introduce yourself to your fellow travellers. If you're travelling with a group of friends, these communal spaces are perfect for studying your maps and deciding on your sightseeing plan of action.

Most hostels are located in central locations, so they are the perfect base for those looking to explore their destination on foot or using public transport. If you've got a lot to see in South Africa, you won't have far to go if you're staying in a hostel, and it will be easy to pop back to your room if you need to have a siesta or change your walking shoes. Hostels appeal to young travellers as they are often perfectly positioned for experiencing the nightlife in South Africa, so if this is one of your priority items, look no further than ebookers Hostels for a holiday to remember.

Not only are Hostels fun and interesting places to stay, they also have lower priced nightly rates than other types of accommodation in South Africa, so they are perfect if you're looking to stretch your travel budget and focus your spending on other activities. Whether you're staying for a long weekend or spending a full week or two exploring South Africa, ebookers Hostels will guarantee you a comfortable and affordable stay.

Use ebookers to choose from the range of South Africa Hostels

By using our filters to select the features and amenities most suited to your travel needs, you'll find the right hostel on ebookers.com, with the additional help of our detailed map of South Africa. You can pinpoint the locations of various Hostels, so you know you'll be close to all the sights and attractions on your travel itinerary. Use our search tool to enter your travel dates and see the South Africa Hostels that are available during that period. Book the one that suits you best and start planning your South Africa stay in just a few clicks.

What is a hostel?

A hostel is a short-term, usually shared space accommodation alternative to a hotel. Hostels may include a kitchen, storage lockers, common area, and sometimes private rooms.

How cheap are hostels in South Africa?

Hostels in South Africa start as low as £7.

How much is a hostel per night in South Africa?

Hostels in South Africa range from £7 to £44.

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