The Kimberley Hotel Circa 1905
Conveniently located in Cape Town, The Kimberley Backpackers is a great base from which to explore this vibrant city. The city centre is merely 1km away and the airport can be reached within 20 minutes. With its convenient location, the hotel offers easy access to the city’s must-see destinations. The Kimberley Backpackers also offers many facilities to enrich your stay in Cape Town. To name a few of the hotel’s facilities, there is free Wi-Fi in all rooms, 24-hour security, a restaurant, daily housekeeping, and a laundry facility. Hotel accommodation comprises of comfort and convenience. In some of the rooms, guests can find television LCD/plasma screen, free welcome drink, linens, locker, mirror. We also have an onsite ATM machine onsite should you wish to withdraw cash.
As well as specialising in group bookings, we also have various options available for budget conscious travellers. Our 12 rooms offer a range of accommodation: Dorms and private rooms with shared bathrooms, family, and private en suite rooms. All our guests staying in our rooms are offered a free welcome beverage upon arrival to enjoy whilst taking in the views of Cape Town’s beautiful Table Mountain. Free Wi-Fi and a complimentary Sunrise breakfast Dinky’s Diner and coffee shop are included in our accommodation rates. Great pub lunches and dinners are also available on their menu.
Please note that our pubs downstairs offer a vibrant atmosphere during happy hour, over weekends and during some events like South African Rugby days! As a result, some may find the rooms a bit noisy. We recommend to our guests that they join in, meet some of our local and international travellers and be part of the fun. The bar closes at around 4am, in time for the more committed to hit the clubs that are in walking distance.
A full range of sports and leisure equipment is available for rent, including: bicycles, kayaks, surfboards, long boards, skateboards, shark shields, snorkelling gear, golf clubs, stand up paddle boards, etc.
The hotel offers fantastic facilities to help you unwind after an action-packed day in the city. Enjoy friendly service and a truly convenient address at The Kimberley Backpackers Hotel.
- All rooms and dorms are Non-Smoking
- Free WiFi
- Linen included (with towels included in private rooms)
- Lockers in dorms
- Laundry service
- Complimentary tea and coffee facilities
- Airport transfers need to be arranged with reservations prior to arrival and/or reception upon departure
- On-Street Parking (Pay for private parking bay needs to be pre-arranged/booked with reservations prior to arrival).
- Tours and travel desk
- Restaurant/coffee shop
- Pool room for guests
- Free WiFi
- Bicycle and leisure equipment hire
Triple Room 1
Large triple with en-suite shower, double bed, single bed, TV, tea/coffee station. Very comfortable room with view of Table Mountain from spacious balcony.
King Quad 2: 4 Sleeper
This room features a King size bed, bunk bed, with access to the main balcony, colour TV, Tea/Coffee Station, en-suite with shower.
Female Dorm 4: 6-sleeper
This 6 Sleeper Dorm Room with en-suite shower which is private for this rooms, basin, non-smoking. Also feature a refrigerator, 6 built in storage spaces.
Double Room 6
This sunny and comfortable double room features a double bed, shower,
toilet, tea/coffee station, TV and refrigerator.
Four-Sleeper Room 7
This four-sleeper room with double bed, 2x single beds, shared bathroom shower with 2 other rooms, ideal for travelling students.
Double Room 10
This sunny and comfortable double room features a double bed, shower, toilet, tea/coffee station, TV and refrigerator.
Male Dorm 12: 8 Sleeper
This dorm room which is situated on our first-floor sleeps 8 comfortably, with 8 built in lockers and a fan. Also has a shower dedicated for this room only.