Cat and Moose Backpackers Lodge

305 Long Street, Cape Town


Established in 1995 they are housed in a historical building circa 1792, one of the original Central Cape Town dwellings. Their old-charm character buildings against the backdrop of the majestic Table Mountain enclose a leafy, sunny and private courtyard with splash-pool.

Nested on the upper end of Long Street their backpackers lodge is conveniently situated between the Harbour/Waterfront and Table Mountain. The Cat & Moose is within walking distance from the Train Station and Central Bus Terminus.

They neighbour the famous Turkish Baths and early 20th century historical indoor Swimming Pool. Historical Dutch Company Gardens, South African Museum, Planetarium, National Gallery and Holocaust Museum are a block away.

24-hour Convenience Shop, supermarkets, bars, a variety of restaurants and shopping malls are within five minutes walk from the Cat & Moose. This is a safe area within City Improvement District.

They are open 24/7/365. Reception is open 7am-10pm where you can also obtain travel information, tour bookings, safety box and a laundry service.