Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens

Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens

11 Hof Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 214 238 721

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About Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Wi-Fi for free

Ashanti Lodge Backpackers is situated in Cape Town and offers free Wi-Fi. It also provides a 24-hour reception, an airport shuttle and an outdoor pool.

A variety of personalised services are available for guests of Ashanti Lodge Backpackers, such as a car rental desk and a currency exchange. Guests can take advantage of the recreational facilities available, such as bicycle rental and billiards.

Recently refurbished, the hostel has 21 comfortably furnished rooms.

The hostel features a convenient café where guests can unwind with a drink before exploring the area. A selection of dining options are also found in the area.

Ashanti Lodge Backpackers is surrounded by the area's well-known sightseeing attractions, including Parliament of South Africa and Company Gardens, which are within walking distance. Table Mountain is a short drive away.

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Amenities at Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens

  • Snorkelling
  • Outdoor pool
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Tea/coffee maker
  • Coffee shop
  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV

Health and safety

  • Daily housekeeping
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • 24-hour security
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • First-aid kit
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property

Things to do

  • Bicycle hire
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Cycling
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Evening entertainment
  • Horse riding
  • Pool table
  • Windsurfing
  • Hiking


  • Wi-Fi available in all areas
  • Internet
  • Fan
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Heating
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Shampoo
  • Adapter
  • Body soap
  • Dustbins


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Packed lunches
  • Breakfast included
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Coffee shop
  • Shared kitchen
  • Snack bar
  • Tea/coffee maker

Services and conveniences

  • ATM on-site
  • Wake-up service
  • Car hire
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Ticket service
  • Safety deposit box


  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper


  • Garden view
  • Lockers
  • Storage available
  • Seating area
  • Carpeted

Media and entertainment

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable or satellite TV
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • TV

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Non-smoking rooms available


  • Picnic area
  • Garden
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products


  • Computer use available
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Desk

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Laundry facilities
  • Laundry service

Family friendly

  • Kid-friendly buffet


  • Tennis


  • Outdoor pool

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11 Hof Street, 8001 Cape Town, Western Cape

What's nearby

  • District Six Museum1.2 km
  • Bo Kaap Museum1.3 km
  • Greenmarket Square1.4 km
  • Castle of Good Hope1.7 km
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront3.1 km
  • Green Point Stadium3.2 km
  • Table Mountain3.3 km
  • Clifton Beaches3.5 km
  • Camps Bay Beach3.7 km
  • Old Biscuit Mill4.2 km
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens6.4 km
  • Newlands Stadium6.7 km



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens

  • Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens is located at 11 Hof Street in Gardens, 2,9 km from the centre of Cape Town. District Six Museum is the closest landmark to Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens.

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens.

  • Yes, Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens offers free Wi-Fi.

  • Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens is 18,2 km from Cape Town Intl.

  • Yes, Ashanti Lodge Backpackers Gardens has a pool on-site.

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Distance to city centre

2,9 km

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Nearest airport

Cape Town Intl

Distance to airport

18,2 km