Get an overview of this hotelSuburban Cape Town hostel in Bloubergstrand with free parking

Popular property highlights

Free self parking
Free WiFi
Outdoor pool

Location

Located in Bloubergstrand, this hostel is 2.1 mi (3.4 km) from Dolphin Beach and 2.4 mi (3.8 km) from Big Bay Beach. Sunset Beach and Milnerton Medi-Clinic are also within 6 mi (10 km).

Property Features

Along with an outdoor pool, this hostel has coffee/tea in a common area and a seasonal outdoor pool. Free WiFi in public areas and free self parking are also provided. Additionally, tour/ticket assistance, a garden, and barbecue grills are onsite.

Room Amenities

All 9 individually decorated rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, flat-screen TVs come with satellite channels, and guests can also appreciate conveniences like microwaves and coffee makers.

Hostel Amenities

Hostel Amenities

The Surf Shack - Hostel features an outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills. Public areas are equipped with complimentary wireless Internet access. For a surcharge, the property provides a roundtrip airport shuttle (available on request) and a beach shuttle. This Art Deco hostel also offers gift shops/newsstands, a garden, and coffee/tea in a common area. Limited complimentary onsite parking is available on a first-come, first-served basis. A total renovation of this property was completed in August 2013.

The Surf Shack - Hostel has designated areas for smoking.

  • Barbecue grill(s) 
  • Coffee/tea in common areas 
  • Shopping center shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Designated smoking areas (fines apply) 
  • Beach shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Front desk (limited hours) 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Free self parking 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Pool sun loungers 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Outdoor seasonal pool 
  • Area shuttle (surcharge) 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Gift shops or newsstand 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Parking (limited spaces) 
  • Total number of rooms - 9 
  • Number of floors - 3 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Garden 
  • Fireplace in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking, Parking (limited spaces)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Premium bedding 
  • Microwave 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer (on request) 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • Individually decorated 
  • Shared/communal kitchen 

Nearby Things to Do

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Water skiing nearby 
  • Safari nearby 
  • Ecotours nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 
  • Parasailing nearby 
  • Surfing/boogie boarding nearby 
  • Mountain biking nearby 
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby 
  • Skydiving nearby 
  • Windsurfing nearby 

Hostel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Check-in time ends at 5 PM

Minimum check-in age is 18

Special check-in instructions:

If you are planning to arrive after 5 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request during limited hours. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.
The property is located on the corner of Stirling and Watsonia Road in Westbeach, Blouberg. Guests driving to the property should contact this property in advance to ensure they have driving directions. Please contact the office using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.

Check-out

Check-out time is 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.
  • Cribs (infant beds) are not available.

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.
No cribs (infant beds) available
Debit cards not accepted

Fees

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 400 per vehicle (one way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 400 (one-way), (from 12 to 18 years old)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hostel Name

  • Surf Shack B&B
  • Surf Shack B&B Cape Town
  • Surf Shack Cape Town
  • Surf Shack Backpacker Hostel Cape Town
  • Surf Shack Backpacker Hostel
  • Surf Shack Backpacker Cape Town
  • Surf Shack Hostel Cape Town
  • Surf Shack Hostel
  • The Surf Shack Backpacker

We should mention

This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details 72 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. Children 12 years old and younger are not permitted at this property. Alcohol is not served at this property.


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