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Cape Town's best known Backpackers goes Eco-Active!


According to the Lonley Planet, The Backpack sets the gold standard for Cape Town's backpackersis. Three spacious houses combined to create a relaxed hostel with something for everyone, be it a lively time at the Thursday night African drumming sessions or just chilling out in the chic rooms. Never one to rest on their laurels, the Backpack recently received Fair Trade in Tourism accreditation too!












Bike & Saddle now offers guests and visitors to Cape Town and the Backpack a great choice of rental bikes and guided excursions to explore our award winning city, while staying with one of Cape Town's iconic Backpackers. And the best part, our rates are unbeatable!