Forty8 Backpackers Hotel - Cape Town

48 Hout Street, Cape Town, South Africa, 8000  show map
 4 stars
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Forty8 Backpackers Hotel - Cape Town

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

Off-site parking

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Welcome drink

TV

Flat-screen TV

Adults only
Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

Overview

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel is only 2.1 km from V&A Waterfront, Camps Bay Beach and Sea Point Pavilion Swimming.

The center of Cape Town is about 10 minutes' walk away. Guests can enjoy Central European cuisine in Roberto's located 50 meters away.

20 minutes' drive from Cape Town International airport and 10 minutes' walk to Cape Town train station.

Rooms

This property has 9 guestrooms including 4-bed male Dorm, 6-bed male Dorm, 6-bed female Dorm and Double Room appointed with satellite television, climate control, a private balcony, a work desk and a trouser press. Rooms include access to shared bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

A communal kitchen is fitted with a dishwasher and a pantry.

Services

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel offers a luggage storage and a designated smoking place along with airport transfer, dry cleaning/laundry and housekeeping.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Number of rooms:   9.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • No parking
  • Off-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Welcome drink

Dining facilities

  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Terrace
  • Bottled water
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

How to reach hostel

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Hostel Address:

48 Hout Street, Cape Town, South Africa, 8000

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City Center
  • Cape Town
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1700 ft
  • Esplanade
    1.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Fork
    500 ft
  • Roberto's (cuisine: Central European)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    1100 ft
  • Kommetjie
    1100 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    9

Rooms and availability

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Bed 4-Bed Male Dormitory Room
City view
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This bed comes in a 4-bed male dormitory room. The air-conditioned room includes a balcony and access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Bed 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room
City view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Check Prices
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This bed comes in a 6-bed female dormitory room. The air-conditioned room includes city views and access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Bed 6-Bed Female Dormitory Room
City view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Check Prices
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This bed comes in a 6-bed female dormitory room. The air-conditioned room includes city views and access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Bunk bed 6-Bed Male Dormitory Room
City view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This bed comes in a 6-bed male dormitory room. The air-conditioned room includes city views and access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Bed 10-Bed Male Dormitory Room
City view
  • Room size:

    540 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This bed comes in 10-bed male dormitory room. The air-conditioned room includes a balcony and access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Bed 12-Bed Female Dormitory Room
City view
  • Room size:

    650 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Check Prices
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
Room Description:

This bed comes in a 12-bed female dormitory room. The air-conditioned room includes city views and access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Double Room 7
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Wardrobe/closet
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This air-conditioned double room comes with satellite TV. It includes access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Double Room 8
  • Room size:

    325 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Wardrobe/closet
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This air-conditioned double room comes with satellite TV. It includes access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Room
Double Room 9
  • Room size:

    380 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Wardrobe/closet
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This air-conditioned double room comes with satellite TV. It includes access to a shared bathroom and toilet.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Double Room 10
  • Room size:

    90 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

This air-conditioned double room features a TV.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel photos Exterior Hotel information
Double Room 11
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Room Description:

Rooms are 10 square metres.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Cape Town Parliament2000 ft
  • Grand Parade2700 ft
  • Grand Parade Square2700 ft

Popular areas

  • City Center1400 ft
  • Long Street2300 ft

Places of interest

  • MyCiTi Station Adderley Street1000 ft
  • Malay Quarter1000 ft
  • MyCiTi Station Thibault1400 ft
  • MyCiTi Station Civic Centre1700 ft
  • South African National Gallery2700 ft
  • MyCiti Bus Stop Foreshore3300 ft
  • Gardens Shopping Centre4300 ft
  • MyCiTi Station Gardens4300 ft

Convention centers

  • CTICC3000 ft
  • Good Hope Centre3700 ft

Shopping areas

  • Cape Quarter2000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Greenmarket Square400 ft
  • Parliament2000 ft

Museums

  • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum700 ft
  • Bo-Kaap Museum1700 ft
  • District Six Museum2300 ft
  • South African Jewish Museum3000 ft
  • South African Museum And Planetarium3000 ft
  • Castle of Good Hope3000 ft

Parks

  • The Company's Garden2000 ft

Theaters

  • Fugard Theatre2300 ft
  • Artscape Theatre3000 ft
  • Labia Theatre3700 ft

Public parking

  • Christiaan Barnard Hospital700 ft
  • Cape University of Technology4300 ft

Local attractions

  • Signal Hill1.0 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Cape Town Stadium 1.4 mi
    Vlei Road, Cape Town Central
  • Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium2.1 mi
    Between Government Avenue and Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central
  • Cape Town Diamond Museum1.1 mi
    1st Floor, The Clock Tower, Cape Town Central
  • Lion's Head1.7 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

Near the hostel

  • Gold of Africa Museum900 ft
    96 Strand Street, Cape Town Central
  • Bo-kaap1100 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Khayelitsha Township1100 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Iziko Bo Kaap Museum1700 ft
    71 Wale St., Cape Town Central
  • Bloubergstrand Beach1100 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Kommetjie1100 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • St. George's Cathedral1300 ft
    5 Wale Street, Cape Town Central

Restaurants nearby

  • Fork500 ft

    Address: 84 Long Street
    Phone: 021 424 6334

    77% likes this, based on 454 reviews

  • Mr Pickwick's300 ft

    Address: 158 Long Street

    60% likes this, based on 38 reviews

  • The DISH400 ft

    Address: 10 Green Market Square Road
    Phone: 27 21 423 2050

  • Roberto's200 ft

    Address: 44 Long Street
    Phone: 021 424 1195

    78% likes this, based on 93 reviews
    Cuisine: Central European

  • Da Capo!300 ft

    Address: 52 Shortmarket St

    Cuisine: Italian

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    9
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How to reach hostel

hostel Forty8 Backpackers Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
Show big map »

Hostel Address:

48 Hout Street, Cape Town, South Africa, 8000

Get directions
City Center
  • Cape Town
    1700 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Cape Town
    1700 ft
  • Esplanade
    1.5 mi
Underground stations
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Fork
    500 ft
  • Roberto's (cuisine: Central European)
    200 ft
Beaches
  • Bloubergstrand Beach
    1100 ft
  • Kommetjie
    1100 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    9