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Forty8 Backpackers Hotel

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48 Hout Street, Cape Town Central 8001 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Bar/Lounge
Housekeeping
Free Parking
Breakfast included
4 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

Very beautiful place love the deco, cleanliness and the painting. The stuff was very friendly. It would be nice is the rooms had showers or bathtubs inside the rooms than to go outside to take a bath.

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Response from Al-Jay D, General Manager at Forty8 Backpackers HotelResponded 7 November 2017

Thank you for your valued review it's highly appreciated and you are always welcome at forty8backpackers sincere thanks Forty8backpackers

Reviewed 16 June 2017

I had an excellent stay t Forty8 friendly staff , nice and clean environment . For a backpacker it was quiet no noise friendly guest staying at this backpacker its more like family than strangers . I recommend this backpacker even for a family with...More

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Response from Al-Jay D, Manager at Forty8 Backpackers HotelResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for your valued, review it's truly highly appreciated. forty8backpackers.com

Reviewed 19 April 2017

Excellent stay, Staff helpful its close to a very busy street for those who like the city night life . Forty 8 backpackers guest rocks its more of a family vibe I enjoyed the party they had on the Saturday night . Thank you Forty...More

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Response from Al-Jay D, Manager at Forty8 Backpackers HotelResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you Jadene You are always welcome and do not forget that you always have a home at forty8backpackers. forty8backpackers

Reviewed 13 April 2017

it was my First time staying in a backpacker in the CBD , I must say that i am very surprised about the cleanliness and different backpacker. Its close to long street and not as noisy as I expected I have been to weird backpackers...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2017

Its my third time visiting this hostel. I had a great experience since day one. If one really want to experience the night life of Cape Town , This is the best place to view. Prices affordable and the staff very helpful its home away...More

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Response from Al-Jay D, General Manager at Forty8 Backpackers HotelResponded 17 April 2017

Hi Ms Letticia Thank you for you valued review, We at forty8backpackers would like to tahnk you very much and it's our primary aim to keep our guest feeling comfortable by sharing that "At home feeling" furthermore we can't wait to see you and the...More

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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 More 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 under new Management, 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. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free Parking
Restaurant
Spa
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$34 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Forty8 Backpackers Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
11
Price range
US$34 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Forty8 Backpackers Hotel Cape Town, South Africa
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
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"family room if you alone dormitory room"
nicole48winksdaniels
13 Apr 2017
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"private rooms are quieter"
azolaletticia
13 Apr 2017
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"Private rooms are great value, only a few available."
Mack13007
16 Mar 2017
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"private rooms are quiet"
janelewies
24 Oct 2016
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