African Heart

27 Station Road, Observatory, Cape Town


The Lodge is run by a team of experienced traveller's and they are focussed on superior service in a relaxed, friendly environment that hopes to be your perfect start to your travels throughout this amazing part of the world.


Set in a historical Victorian building, previously used as a Holistic Health Care Centre (building up lots of good energy), they have revived the original wooden floors, archways and high ceilings with their own blend of contemporary Afro-Chic design.

Vibrant colours, retro furniture, original artworks, spotless modern bathrooms and ultra-comfy beds.They are a small lodge offering a high quality standard of backpackers accommodation and facilities.

They also offer superior guest service from their Reception, taking care of anything you need, from booking adventures and onward travels, to where to find the best local music, entertainment and food.