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African Heart Backpackers - Cape Town

27 Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa, 7925  show map
 2 stars
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African Heart Backpackers - Cape Town

Wi-Fi
Parking

ZAR 15 per day

Kitchen facilities

Shared kitchen

Air conditioning
TV

Leisure/ TV room

Breakfast
Facilities for kids

Board games

No pets allowed

Overview

African Heart Backpackers Hostel is situated in Observatory district of Cape Town, close to a theater and a museum. Such amenities like a designated smoking area, a safety deposit box and a tour desk are provided.

Table Mountain is 7 km from the hostel and V&A Waterfront is about 6 km away. Offering Japanese and healthy meals, 1890 House Sushi is situated 200 meters of the property.

20 minutes' drive from Cape Town International airport and 5 minutes' walk to Observatory Railway train station.

Rooms

The hostel offers rooms like Twin Room, Standard Double Room and Family Room featuring a writing desk, an iron with ironing board and a separate toilet. The rooms also have a hardwood floor. Some rooms feature beds with feather pillows and linens. There are private bathrooms appointed with guest toiletries and towels.

Eat & Drink

A complimentary breakfast is served every morning. The terrace bar serves barbecue and grills. This hostel features a shared kitchen.

Services

The on-site bicycles and cars are available for rent.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hostel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at ZAR 15 per day.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining

  • Breakfast
  • Free breakfast

Business

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Board games

Spa & Leisure

  • BBQ facilities
  • Leisure/ TV room

Room features

  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Shared kitchen

Media

  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 1 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 3 years
Existing bedding FREE
Extra bed 100% of the room stay
Children above
3 years or adults
Extra bed 100% of the room stay
There are no cots provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cots and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hostel

hostel African Heart Backpackers - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hostel Address:

27 Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa, 7925

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Airports
Train
  • Observatory Railway Station
    1700 ft
  • Mowbray Railway Station
    3700 ft
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    4.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Pancho's (cuisine: Mexican)
    700 ft
  • 1890 House Sushi (cuisine: Japanese)
    600 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am

Rooms and availability

African Heart Backpackers photos Room
Standard Double Room
  • Room size:

    175 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Fan
  • Parquet floor
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Guest toiletries
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Rooms are 26 square metres.

African Heart Backpackers photos Room
Family Room Shower
  • Room size:

    220 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • + More
  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Rooms are 28 square metres.

African Heart Backpackers photos Room
Twin Room
  • Room size:

    100 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds

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  • General:Ironing facilities
  • Wardrobe
  • Entire unit situated on ground floor
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Bedding:Non-feather pillows
  • Linen
  • Media:Universal AC/DC adapters
  • Socket near the bed
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Rooms are 18 square metres.

African Heart Backpackers Location

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Local attractions

  • Greenmarket Square2.9 mi
    Cape Town CentralSouth Africa
  • Cape Quarter Mall3.2 mi
    72 Waterkant Street
  • Ratanga Junction3.7 mi
    Centry Boulevard
  • Long Street3.1 mi
  • Cape Town Diamond Museum3.4 mi
    Level 1 The Clock Tower V&A Waterfront

Restaurants nearby

  • Pancho's700 ft

    Address: 127 lower main road, Observatory
    Phone: 0214474854

    72% likes this, based on 62 reviews
    Cuisine: Mexican
    Price Range: USD 5 - USD 10

  • Hello Sailor700 ft

    Address: 86 Lower Main Road

    67% likes this, based on 17 reviews
    Cuisine: Contemporary

  • Mango Ginger700 ft

    Address: 105 Lower Main Road
    Phone: 0214482500

    75% likes this, based on 32 reviews
    Cuisine: Healthy
    Price Range: USD 7 - USD 17

  • 1890 House Sushi600 ft

    Address: Lynton, Trill Road
    Phone: +27 21 447 1450 ‎

    76% likes this, based on 33 reviews
    Cuisine: Japanese

  • Linko Restaurant700 ft

    Address: 88 Lower Main Road Observatory
    Phone: 27 21 447 6509

    74% likes this, based on 37 reviews

Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
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How to reach hostel

hostel African Heart Backpackers - Cape Town Cape Town location
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Hostel Address:

27 Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town, South Africa, 7925

Get directions
Airports
Train
  • Observatory Railway Station
    1700 ft
  • Mowbray Railway Station
    3700 ft
Underground
  • Metropolitan Golf Club
    4.2 mi
Restaurants
  • Pancho's (cuisine: Mexican)
    700 ft
  • 1890 House Sushi (cuisine: Japanese)
    600 ft
Hostel information
  • Check-in:
    from  1 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am