91 Loop represents all the modern traveller is looking for in a hostel. It’s clean, it’s safe, it's modern and it’s a hub of backpacker activity, right in the heart of Cape Town. With super friendly staff putting on a load of fun activities, you’d be forgiven for not making it out the door, but when you do, the central location will cater to your every need.
We’re a few blocks up from Central Station and one block away from both trendy Bree Street and backpacker favourite Long Street. Green Market Square is right down the road, and V&A Waterfront is about a 15 minute walk. And if you don’t feel like walking, Cape Town’s excellent public bus system, My Citi, stops just opposite the building.
Our chic hostel has a 24-hour front desk, a restobar (The HoneyBadger) and a courtyard with outdoor seating and murals by C.M Artist. With minimalistic and modern design, the hostel offers en-suite private and dormitory rooms as well as unique air-conditioned pod accommodation. Features include extra long beds, reading lights, electric plugs and keycard lockable storage space. Linen and towels are provided.
* A good free breakfast, every day
* Free fiber speed WiFi, throughout the building
* Free city walking tours
* Towels and linen
* Discounts on food in the Honey Badger Bar & Restaurant
We host a range of activities to keep you entertained all week long. Our bar often hosts live music and DJ's and on quieter evenings board games and other amazing activities hosted by our Customer Experience Arnoldt, loads of fun. Or join in on one of our super popular beer pong championships (with a Cape Town Twist!) and join in various drinking games like flip cup and coinage. We also arrange excursions exclusively for our guests up Lions head and to the beach! Keep an eye on our social media for more details!
FOOD & DRINKS
A local favourite, The Honey Badger Bar & Restaurant is located on the ground floor and serves simple seasonal cuisine using locally sourced and fresh produce to tempt your tatstebuds, Keep an eye out for food and drink specials during your stay!
We have a full-service in-house travel agent offering over 100 tours and adventures for everyone's tastes, whether that is laid back wine tours or adrenaline rushing shark cage dives. Our tour desk also hosts regular free walking tours around the city as well as being able to book the next leg of your trip
Stay in the Loop by booking today; we promise you won’t regret it!
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Reception
- 24 Hour Security
- Age Restriction
- Airport Transfers
- Bicycle parking
- Board Games
- Free Breakfast
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free City Maps
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hair Dryers For Hire
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Internet Access
- Iron / Ironing Board
- Key Card Access
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- Meals Available
- No Curfew
- Non Smoking
- Outdoor Terrace
- Pool Table
- Reading Light
- Shuttle Bus
- Taxes included
- Tours/Travel Desk
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 7 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Cancel more than 7 days before you were meant to arrive = NO charge from our side.
Cancel within 7 day and we will charge you for the first night of your stay.
Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
We reserve the right to charge a deposit for any bookings that are for long periods (over 14 days), for a total of more than R 5000, or in extremely busy periods such as around New Years, 2 Oceans or Argus. Failure to charge your card may result in your booking being cancelled.
This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival.
Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 11:00 .
Upon check in we will require the following:
- Full name and surname
- A copy of a valid ID document or passport
- Residential address
- Residence status in South Africa
No one under the age of 18 unsupervised by an adult may stay at 91 Loop. Linen and towels are included and additional pillows are available at reception for hire. The Honey Badger Bar does not serve alcohol to guests under the age of 18 years of age. For group bookings we will try our best to accommodate you in the same dorm room but we cannot guarantee this.
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BY PUBLIC TRANSPORT
From the Airport take the My CitI bus A101 departing to 'Civic Centre' then take Bus 101 'Vredehoek Gardens' and climb out at the stop 'Longmarket'. Make sure you have the FNB bank on the left hand side and then walk up one block to Loop Street. Cost is approximately R80.
If you are driving from the airport: Take Airport Approach Road to Settlers Way (4km). Follow signs for the N2 where you will merge onto Settler Way/N2 and keep right to continue onto De Waal Drive/N2. Take De Waal Drive exit (11.6km) towards M3/Cape Town. Continue on De Waal Drive (3.1km), slight left onto Jutland Avenue (250m) continue onto Mill Street (750m). Slight right onto Annandale Street (200m), continue onto Orange Street (750m) and turn right onto Loop Street where you will find us on the right about 700m away.
There is parking right across the road from us at the Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital. The rates start at R5.50 per hour for 1 day and go up to R12.50 for just one hour.
Contact us and we'll sort out a driver to pick you up. The cost is R180pp
BY TAXI OR UBER
There are regular taxis as the airport. The cost is typically around R300 (depending on time of day), but be aware that a lot of these will not accept payment by card. Uber is also a popular means of transport in Cape Town. An Uber from the airport costs somewhere between R150 and R300 depending on the time of day.
Nestled between hipster Bree Street with its thriving cafes and restaurants and long time backpacker party destination, Long Street, Loop Street delivers the best of both worlds, while letting you catch some shut eye when you have had enough. If you have had enough of the city, the MyCiti bus stops directly on our doorstep, giving you cheap access to all the best beaches and mountains Cape Town has to offer. Airport transport? Central Station is a short ride away or let our shuttle sort you out.