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

Leisure/ TV room

24-Hour

24-hour reception

Luggage storage

Overview

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel is a 4-star property only 3.4 km from Table Mountain National Park, Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium and Cape Town Science Centre.

A 10-minute walk to the center of Cape Town. Guests can share a meal in Savoy Cabbage and Bukhara Restaurant, located about 250 meters away.

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

Rooms

The hostel offers 9 rooms featuring individual climate control, a balcony and a closet. Shared bathrooms are provided.

Eat & Drink

Guests can benefit from a communal kitchen.

Services

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel boasts a luggage storage and a designated smoking area for guests' needs providing airport transfer, 24-hour reception and housekeeping.

Relax

A shared lounge area provides free Wi-Fi and satellite TV.

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

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Off-site parking
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Luggage storage

Services

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

Dining facilities

  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bottled water
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10 am

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

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
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 Exterior Hotel information
Double Room - 10 - Non-refundable
Bed type: Double bed
Size: 325 sq. feet
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    How to reach hostel

    hostel Forty8 Backpackers Hotel - Cape Town Cape Town location
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    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
    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

    Forty8 Backpackers Hotel Location

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions

    • Cape Town Parliament - 2000 ft
    • Grand Parade - 2700 ft

    Popular areas

    • City Center - 1400 ft

    Places of interest

    • MyCiTi Station Adderley Street - 1000 ft
    • Malay Quarter - 1000 ft
    • MyCiTi Station Thibault - 1400 ft
    • MyCiTi Station Civic Centre - 1700 ft
    • South African National Gallery - 2700 ft
    • MyCiti Bus Stop Foreshore - 3300 ft
    • Good Hope Centre - 3700 ft
    • Gardens Shopping Centre - 4300 ft
    • MyCiTi Station Gardens - 4300 ft

    Convention centers

    • Long Street - 2300 ft
    • CTICC - 3000 ft

    Shopping areas

    • Castle of Good Hope - 3000 ft

    Monuments and Landmarks

    • Greenmarket Square - 400 ft
    • Parliament - 2000 ft

    Museums

    • Iziko - Slave Lodge Museum - 700 ft
    • Bo-Kaap Museum - 1700 ft
    • The Company's Garden - 2000 ft
    • District Six Museum - 2300 ft
    • South African Jewish Museum - 3000 ft
    • South African Museum And Planetarium - 3000 ft

    Theaters

    • Fugard Theatre - 2300 ft
    • Artscape Theatre - 3000 ft
    • Labia Theatre - 3700 ft

    Business areas

    • Cape Quarter - 2000 ft

    Golf courses and Country clubs

    • Grand Parade Square - 2700 ft

    Public parking

    • Christiaan Barnard Hospital - 700 ft
    • Cape University of Technology - 4300 ft

    Local attractions

    • Signal Hill - 1.0 mi
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Cape Town Stadium - 1.4 mi
      Vlei Road, Cape Town Central
    • Iziko South African Museum and Planetarium - 2.1 mi
      Between Government Avenue and Queen Victoria Street, Cape Town Central
    • Cape Town Diamond Museum - 1.1 mi
      1st Floor, The Clock Tower, Cape Town Central
    • Lion's Head - 1.7 mi
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa

    Near the hostel

    • Gold of Africa Museum - 900 ft
      96 Strand Street, Cape Town Central
    • Bo-kaap - 1100 ft
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Khayelitsha Township - 1100 ft
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Iziko Bo Kaap Museum - 1700 ft
      71 Wale St., Cape Town Central
    • Bloubergstrand Beach - 1100 ft
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • Kommetjie - 1100 ft
      Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
    • St. George's Cathedral - 1300 ft
      5 Wale Street, Cape Town Central

    Restaurants nearby

    • Fork - 500 ft

      Address: 84 Long Street
      Phone: 021 424 6334

      77% likes this, based on 454 reviews

    • Mr Pickwick's - 300 ft

      Address: 158 Long Street

      60% likes this, based on 38 reviews

    • The DISH - 400 ft

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

    • Roberto's - 200 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
    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