Anzac Backpackers

71 Hope Street, Gardens, Cape Town


Anzac Backpackers is nestled below Table Mountain in downtown Cape Town. Adjoining the lively Stags Head Inn on a heritage property, their newly renovated spacious and vibrant hostel in Hope Street is within walking distance of Long Street at the heart of the city bowl.

Their philosophy is simple, they want you to have fun, whilst being comfortable and enjoying their facilities (including the best showers in Cape Town).

From their magnificent balcony and barbeque area with uninterrupted views of Table Mountain, to their massive pool room (6 tables) and bars, they have an awesome party atmosphere. Cook up your own meals in your own fully appointed kitchen and lounge area or check out the specials from their own menu, the choice is yours. They also have internet in their lounge area, as well as ample parking.

Meet locals as well as other travellers over a game of pool, and talk about your ongoing travels with their friendly staff. They can also organise Wine Tours, Cape Point Tours, Shark Cage Diving, Whale Watching, Sky Diving, Pub Crawls plus much more all at rates better than you can find yourself.


Accommodation options are twin rooms, 6 & 8 bed dormitories, all boasting brand new steel frame beds with comfortable mattresses, pillows and duvets included. Each bed has a stand up single locker for your use and ample storage area.

All rooms have a wash basin and near by toilet and shower facilities. Their showers are 5 star, always powerful and hot, you would not want to get out.

The fully appointed kitchen allows you to cook your own meals in comfort, while watching free in house Cable TV or DVDs on their big flat screen, or chilling out on their huge balcony which has stunning uninterrupted views of Table Mountain and Lions Head above. Internet is available in the Matilda lounge adjoining the kitchen area.