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Hotel Description

3-star hostel near University of Cape Town

In Cape Town

Within 3 miles (5 km) of this hostel, you'll find University of Cape Town and Castle of Good Hope. Cape Town Science Centre and Groote Schuur Hospital are also within half a mile (1 km).

Free perks

This hostel features a seasonal outdoor pool and a bar/lounge. Guests will appreciate free perks like free self parking and WiFi in public areas. A garden, luggage storage, and laundry facilities are also on offer.

Free WiFi

Guestrooms offer free WiFi and safes.

Standard Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom (Dorm Bed in 6 Sleeper Female Dorm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Comfort Room, 1 Bedroom (En-Suite Twin Bed Private Room)

Bed Count 2 Twin Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Triple Room, Multiple Beds

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 3 Max

Standard Room, 1 Bedroom (Private Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Standard Shared Dormitory, 1 Bedroom (Dorm Bed in 6 Bed Mixed Dorm)

Bed Count room.options.bedSize.BunkBed Maximum Occupancy 6 Max

Comfort Room, 1 Bedroom ( En-Suite Double Bed Private Room)

Bed Count 1 Full Bed Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

About the Green Elephant Backpackers

Location 57 Milton Road, Cape Town, Western Cape 7925

Property Features

You can enjoy a drink at the bar/lounge. Free breakfast is available. Public spaces have free WiFi. A seasonal outdoor pool, tour/ticket assistance, and barbecue grills are also featured at Green Elephant Backpackers. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. Free self parking is available. Smoking is allowed in designated areas at this 3-star Cape Town hostel.

  • 22 guestrooms or units
  • 5 buildings
  • Breakfast available (free)
  • Bar or lounge
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Self-service laundry
  • Front desk (24 hours)
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Smoking in designated areas

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Free self parking , Free parking nearby

Transport

  • Train station: Cape Town Station (7 km / 4.3 mi)
  • Metro station: Observatory Station (0.7 km / 0.5 mi)
  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Green Elephant Backpackers offers 22 accommodations with safes. Guests can surf the web using the complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Safe

Food & Drink

Guests are served free breakfast.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hostel include a seasonal outdoor pool.

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 1 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to get details.

Airport transportation is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. For details, please contact the property in advance.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 12 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 12 are welcome.

Pets

  • No pets allowed

Policies

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

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit 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.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card, or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification are required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 360 per vehicle (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

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You should know

  • The seasonal pool will open in November and close in April.
  • Children 12 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.

National Rating

Quality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.

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*Price based on the lowest price found within past 24 hours and based upon one night stay for two adults over the next thirty days. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.