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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 car park

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

TV

Flat-screen TV

Adults only
Luggage storage

Luggage storage

Locker room

Overview

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel lies within 2.1 km from V&A Waterfront.

The hostel is conveniently placed minutes away from Cape Town train station. Within 50 meters from the venue, Roberto's and Fork serve a wide selection of meals.

25 minutes' drive from Cape Town International airport.

Rooms

The property provides rooms with individual climate control, satellite TV, a private balcony, a trouser press and a work desk. Rooms include access to private bathrooms.

Eat & Drink

Guests can benefit from a communal kitchen. It comprises options like a dishwasher and a pantry.

Services

The hostel offers a luggage storage and a designated area for smoking for general needs.

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 car park
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Adults only
  • Luggage storage
  • Locker room

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Bar/ Lounge area

Business

  • Fax/Photocopying

Spa & Leisure

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • Flat-screen TV

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 10 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

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

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Airports
Train
  • Woodstock Railway Station
    1.5 mi
  • Salt River Railway Station
    2.5 mi
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Fork
    500 ft
  • Roberto's (cuisine: Central European)
    200 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
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  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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 A
City view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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 B
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
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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 C
City view
  • Room size:

    435 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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

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  • General:Wardrobe
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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

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  • General:Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Towels
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Linen
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
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
  • Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
Room Description:

Rooms are 10 square metres.

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel Location

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Local attractions

  • Signal Hill 1.1 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Irma Stern Museum3.5 mi
    Cecil Rd.
  • Ratanga Junction5.4 mi
    Centry Boulevard
  • Clifton Beach2.8 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden4.7 mi
    Rhodes Drive

Near the hostel

  • Greenmarket Square400 ft
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Long Street2100 ft

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
Airports
Train
  • Woodstock Railway Station
    1.5 mi
  • Salt River Railway Station
    2.5 mi
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    1.6 mi
Restaurants
  • Fork
    500 ft
  • Roberto's (cuisine: Central European)
    200 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10 am
  • Number of rooms:
    9