From R80 PPS

Kimberley Backpackers Hotel

From R80 PPS

Overview

The Kimberley backpackers hotel, is on the corner of Roeland and Buitenkant Streets. This Cape Town landmark was built in 1895, and was the starting point for horse-drawn carriages leaving Cape Town for Kimberley. If you enjoy a vibrant atmosphere where a lively environment is not an issue then Kimberley backpackers hotel is your place to stay.

You have a choice of joining in the fun in our regular functions in Barnato's function room upstairs to a game of pool or lounging in the coffee shop downstairs. The traditional 110 year old pub with its internet cafe and gaming room is another must do alternative.

From the hotel, guests can quench their thirst admiring Table Mountain, or take a two-minute walk to the District Six Museum. Being on the edge of the city, it is only a five minute walk to Parliament and the Cape Castle, and a further minute to the famous Cableway.

The profile of our customers could be described as the laid back long stay traveller as well as short stay frequent independent traveller .

Facilities

    Room Facilities

  • Internet Access
  • Non-Smoking
  • Room service
  • Safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Small Pets
  • Smoking
  • Television

    On Site Facilities

  • Airport Transfers
  • Bar
  • Children Allowed
  • Conference Rooms
  • Internet Terminal
  • Laundry
  • Restaurant

    Local Facilities

  • Bar
  • Beach
  • Beauty
  • Biking
  • Casino
  • Entertainment
  • Fishing
  • Game Viewing
  • Golf Course
  • Gym
  • Hiking
  • Horse Riding
  • Shopping/Curios
  • Tours
  • Wine Route

Rates

8 Bed Male only dorm

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2015            
February 2015            
March 2015            
April 2015            
May 2015            
June 2015       R 80   R 80
July 2015       R 80   R 80
August 2015       R 80   R 80
September 2015       R 80   R 80
October 2015       R 125   R 125
November 2015       R 125   R 125
December 2015       R 125   R 125

Double En suite

Sleeps 2
Double En suite Room Thumbnail Pic 1

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Double bed with shower =WC in room

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2015       R 400   R 250
February 2015       R 400   R 250
March 2015       R 400   R 250
April 2015       R 400   R 250
May 2015       R 400   R 250
June 2015       R 200   R 150
July 2015       R 200   R 150
August 2015       R 200   R 150
September 2015       R 200   R 150
October 2015       R 400   R 250
November 2015       R 500   R 300
December 2015       R 600   R 300

Double en suite with private balcony

Sleeps 3

1 Double bed, 1 single bed, private balcony with uninterrupted views of Table Mountain.

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2015       R 400   R 250
February 2015       R 400   R 250
March 2015       R 400   R 250
April 2015       R 400   R 250
May 2015       R 400   R 250
June 2015       R 350   R 250
July 2015       R 350   R 250
August 2015       R 400   R 250
September 2015       R 400   R 250
October 2015       R 450   R 250
November 2015       R 600   R 300
December 2015       R 600   R 300

double en suite with Shower

Sleeps 2

1 double bed with a private shower.

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2015       R 350 R 200 R 250
February 2015       R 350   R 250
March 2015       R 350   R 250
April 2015       R 350   R 250
May 2015       R 350   R 250
June 2015       R 200   R 150
July 2015       R 200   R 150
August 2015       R 200   R 150
September 2015       R 200   R 150
October 2015       R 450   R 250
November 2015       R 450   R 300
December 2015       R 500   R 300

Triple en suite with Bath

Sleeps 3

1 double bed & 1 single with en suite bath.

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2015       R 350   R 200
February 2015       R 350   R 200
March 2015       R 350   R 200
April 2015       R 350   R 200
May 2015       R 350   R 200
June 2015       R 250   R 125
July 2015       R 250   R 125
August 2015       R 250   R 125
September 2015       R 250   R 125
October 2015       R 350   R 200
November 2015       R 350   R 200
December 2015       R 350   R 200

Twin non en suite

Sleeps 2

Twin room with shared bathroom

Date Unit Single PP Sharing
Month Year Wkend Daily Wkend Daily Wkend Daily
January 2015       R 300   R 200
February 2015       R 300   R 200
March 2015       R 300   R 200
April 2015       R 300   R 175
May 2015       R 300   R 175
June 2015       R 250   R 135
July 2015       R 250   R 135
August 2015       R 250   R 135
September 2015       R 250   R 135
October 2015       R 360   R 250
November 2015       R 360   R 250
December 2015       R 300   R 250
NOTE: If a search was made without stipulating the month of occupation the rate shown on the search results page is for the lowest cost month and the least expensive room. Where pricing is “per unit” the Average Price Per Person based on maximum occupancy is used for the price range comparison. A search made for Homes and Villas however will always be based on the full daily rate of the unit irrespective of the number of people the unit sleeps.

Rates are deemed correct at time of publication and may fluctuate depending on supply and demand. Establishments maintain their rates online and any differences should be referred to the Establishment’s staff. Quotations once accepted are binding.

Rates last updated: 26 June 2015
  • Booking Reliability
  • Response Rate: 97%
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Location

cnr Buitenkant and Roeland Streets, Cape Town, 8001

Map Kimberley Backpackers Hotel in Gardens  City Bowl  Cape Town  Western Cape  South Africa

Guest Comments

As someone who is not a typical backpacker but needed reasonably-priced central accommodation, I was pleasantly surprised. For the price this definitely is value for money.
- Vernon Openshaw

I had a group of 12 school children at the Kimberley for 5 nights. The venue was perfect as we pretty much took over the whole floor. The rooms are pretty basic but clean. The venue is a little noisy ,particularly on a Friday night but for a teacher who usually has to keep kids quiet on tour, this was a bonus !The hotel is not pretentious and had a relaxed atmosphere to accommodate the children. The venue was extremely central . The staff were extremely helpful especially Bumper and the chap who I think was the owner. The food was outstanding and really cheap. The children raved about the meals.The staff were very flexible and changed meal times according to our program and even did a packed breakfast for us on the day we left. The service was excellent. I will certainly recommend the hotel to all youngsters I know.
Thanks
Jean van Elden

- Jean van Elden

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