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Forty8 Backpackers Hotel

Great hotel for everybody who wants to stay in the near of where it all is in Cape Town, but not to be amongst the party folks of Long Street. Clean, nicely furnished, friendly. I would definitely come again!

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Facilities

  • 24 hour reception
  • Adaptors
  • Air Conditioning
  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Café
  • Common Room
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Parking
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tours/Travel Desk

Communications

  • Fax Service
  • Postal Service

General

  • 24 Hour Security
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Towels for Hire

In Room Facilities

  • Reading Light
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities

Laundry

  • Washing Machine

About Forty8 Backpackers Hotel

Welcome to Forty8 Backpackers Hotel, TGCSA 4 Star - Graded accommodation. It is a luxurious and affordable backpackers hotel located right in the heart of Cape Town's Central Business District next to the famous Long Street. Long Street in Cape Town is renowned for it's abundance of street shops, cafe's, bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants.

Forty8 Backpackers is well known for its unique elegance, you won't find trendier economical accommodation near Cape Town's hotspots than our comfortable backpackers hotel. We cater for all travellers from solo or groups visiting Cape Town domestically or internationally as we have rooms to accommodate up to 50 people.

Our backpackers hotel is newly refurbished and modernized. We focus on great service, a clean space, safety and a friendly attitude. When you travel to Cape Town make sure to visit us.

We cater for adventurers of all ages including backpackers, students and groups and we have taken special care to cater for our guests needs. You will find a well catered for environment to make your stay hassle free.

We have a snack bar, FREE internet access (including Wi-Fi), a Communal Lounge and Kitchen, laundry facilities and free tea and coffee.

Forty8 Backpackers has 6 Bedrooms Dormitory style ranging from 4 beds, 6 beds, 10 beds and 12 beds in a bedroom and 3 Private Double bedrooms.

A Dormitory room consists of double bunk beds and the Double room with Double beds. The Bathrooms are shared one for the Females and the other for the Males.

We are open 24 hours, 365 days a year. At the reception you can obtain travel information, tour bookings, safety box and a laundry service. We have our own shuttle services that offer Door-to-Door pick-up and drop-off, Meet and Greet services at Cape Town International Airport, Tours and Transfers to and from different places and destinations.

Important Information

Conditions

Check in at 1pm (or on arrival if room available)
Check out at 11am
Reception is open 24 hours for check in

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Location

48 Hout Street

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Great hotel for everybody who wants to stay in the near of where it all is in Cape Town, but not to be amongst the party folks of Long Street. Clean, nicely furnished, friendly. I would definitely come again!

Overall
5
Location
5
Cleanliness
5
Value
5
Facilities
5
Service
5

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*  The Customer Satisfaction score is based on a combination of ratings from Travellerspoint and external websites. The score of 83% for this property is based on ratings provided by 8 guests.

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