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The B.I.G Backpackers

Star Rating
2 out of 5

Information

Reviews

4.6 / 5Exceptional
40 reviews

Amenities

  • Pool
  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Free Parking

Map

What's nearby

  • Popular Location
    Cape Town Stadium
    12 min walk
  • Popular Location
    Two Oceans Aquarium
    3 min drive
  • Popular Location
    Signal Hill
    17 min drive
  • Airport
    Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.)
    23 min drive

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    About this area

    Cape Town

    The B.I.G Backpackers is located in Cape Town's Green Point neighborhood. Greenmarket Square and Castle of Good Hope are notable landmarks, and travelers looking to shop may want to visit V&A Waterfront and Long Street. Check out an event or a game at Cape Town Stadium, and consider making time for Two Oceans Aquarium, a top attraction not to be missed.

    What's nearby

    • Popular Location
      Cape Town Stadium - 12 min walk
    • Popular Location
      V&A Waterfront - 19 min walk
    • Popular Location
      Long Street - 2 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Two Oceans Aquarium - 3 min drive
    • Popular Location
      Signal Hill - 17 min drive

    Getting around

    • Cape Town Station - 2 min drive
    • Woodstock Station - 5 min drive
    • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 23 min drive

    About this property

    The B.I.G Backpackers

    This guesthouse features an outdoor pool, a bar/lounge, and concierge services. Free continental breakfast, free WiFi in public areas, and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, dry cleaning, laundry facilities, and a library are onsite. All 19 rooms offer free WiFi, ceiling fans, and hair dryers. Safes, showers, and free toiletries are among the other amenities that guests will find.

    Property amenities

    Internet

    • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
    • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

    Parking and transportation

    • Free self parking
    • Free nearby parking
    • Limited parking spaces
    • 24-hour roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge)

    Food and drink

    • Free continental breakfast available daily 8 AM–10 AM
    • 1 bar

    Things to do

    • Outdoor pool

    Family friendly

    • Dry cleaning service
    • Free cribs/infant beds
    • Laundry facilities
    • Outdoor pool

    Conveniences

    • Front-desk safe
    • Library

    Guest services

    • Concierge services
    • Daily housekeeping
    • Dry cleaning service
    • Front desk (limited hours)
    • Laundry facilities
    • Luggage storage
    • Tour/ticket assistance

    Languages spoken

    • Afrikaans
    • English
    • French
    • Hebrew

    Outdoors

    • BBQ grill(s)
    • Garden
    • Terrace

    Accessibility

    • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.
    • Accessible bathroom
    • In-room accessibility

    More

    • Designated smoking areas

    Room amenities

    Bedroom

    • Ceiling fan
    • Free cribs/infant beds

    Bathroom

    • Free toiletries
    • Hair dryer
    • Shower

    More

    • Safe
    4.6

    Exceptional

    5 - Excellent
    27
    4 - Good
    12
    3 - Okay
    1
    2 - Mediocre
    0
    1 - Poor
    0
    4.6
    Cleanliness
    4.7
    Service and Staff
    4.3
    Amenities
    4.6
    Property condition

    5/5 Excellent

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 5 nights in Jun 2019

    4/5 Good

    This traveler didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 21 nights in Jun 2019

    5/5 Excellent

    Far exceeded expectation. Staff were acceptional. Would stay again.

    Stayed 7 nights in Mar 2019

    4/5 Good

    BIG Backpackers

    BIG Backpackers is very homey-it really does feel like a home away from home. The location is really good and the staff are really cool. They have 2 nights where they take groups out on the town. The only downside is the breakfast is really basic.

    Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2018

    5/5 Excellent

    Maybe the best hostel I been to ?

    These people redefine hostel stay. Cannot believe I even made new friends. The place is neat and nice - friendly team and staff. More or less like a family. We even had a dinner together. Totally recommended. Safe, etc etc. Go for it if you are in CT and looking for a place to crash. Great washrooms, and wifi and breakfast and ..

    Stayed 1 night in Jul 2018

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