Urban Hive Backpackers

208 Long Street, Cape Town, South Africa, Distance from city centre: 0.4km

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We are Urban Hive Backpackers and we have recently opened our doors and would like to welcome you. Situated in the pulsating heart of Cape Town on the best part of the infamous Long Street. Pubs, restaurants and various boutique style shops are just beyond our door step!

Our hostel is located within a beautiful victorian style heritage building.
We have two panoramic balcony’s with a 180 degree view overlooking upper Long Street, where all the nightlife is happening.

We are located just minutes away from beaches, malls, Table Mountain and all of the great attractions. We are also on the „myciti“ bus route and have cabs awaiting just outside the premises.
You can expect a safe, clean and relaxed environment with experienced staff ready to help you get the best experience out of what Cape Town has to offer.

We offer an adventure tour desk where we will help you plan your life-time experience in Cape Town. Wether you like free walking tours, museums, recommendations for a night out or if you are more into adrenalin rush we offer extreme sports like skydiving or white shark diving.

Cold Beers and Softdrinks are available 24 hours a day.
On weekends we open up our bar where you can get several cocktails, longdrinks and shots. Every Sunday we have a Bring & Braai where we all cook, drink and enjoy our unique panoramic balcony view of long street.

We offer dorm style accommodation and private rooms for 2 in our Twin and Private rooms and also Single private rooms. In our Dorms we have bunk beds going 3 levels high fitted with custom stairs making it safer for occupants.


Urban Hive Backpackers Policies & Conditions:

Check in from 13:00.
Check out before 10:00.
Reception is open 24h

Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival.

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.
Airport transfers upon request.
Self-catering accommodation.
No curfew.

We look forward meeting you.

Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • 24 Hour Reception
  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Airport Transfers
  • ATM
  • Bar
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Café
  • Card Phones
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • DVDs
  • Free City Maps
  • Free City Tour
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Games Room
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hot Showers
  • House Keeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Key Card Access
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Late check-out
  • Linen Included
  • Security Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Microwave
  • No Curfew
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Taxes included
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Utensils
  • Wi-Fi

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 3 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Urban Hive Backpackers Policies & Conditions:
Check in with valid photo identification from all guests
Check in from 13:00.
Check out before 10:00.
Reception is open 24h
Payment to be made strictly upon arrival

Cancellation policy: 72h before arrival.

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.

Taxes included.
Breakfast not included.

General:
No curfew.

Directions
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From the Airport - Take Airport Approach Rd to Settlers Way/N2 in Kanana
7 min (4.0 km)
Continue on N2 to Cape Town City Centre
13 min (16.4 km)
Continue on Buitengracht St/M62. Drive to Long St

From Bus stop - Head west on Old Marine Dr
67 m
Turn right to stay on Old Marine Dr
750 m
At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto Adderley St
800 m
Adderley St turns slightly right and becomes Wale St
240 m
Turn left onto Long St
Destination will be on the right

Located Near

Around the hostel there are plenty of restaurants, bars and clubs for the night life lovers. We are also a 5min drive from Table Mountain, Lions head and Signal Hill.

15min away is Camps bay beach and the V&A Waterfront.

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