Big Blue Backpackers

Big Blue Backpackers


7 Vesperdene Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

GoodBased on 527 reviews


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About Big Blue Backpackers

Big Blue Backpackers provides a comfortable setting while in Cape Town. It also offers an outdoor pool, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

Big Blue Backpackers offers 21 comfortable rooms th...

Good to Know

To Downtown2.1 mi
Nearest airportCape Town Intl
Distance to airport11.8 mi


Check-in time12:00 PM
Check-out time11:00 AM
InternetFree Wi-Fi
PolicyPets allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+27 214 390 807

Amenities at Big Blue Backpackers

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Private pool
  • Quiet street view
  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Safety deposit box
  • Feather pillow
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Seating area
  • Laundry facilities
  • Shared bathroom
  • Garden view
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Adapter
  • First-aid kit
  • Inner courtyard view
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Snack bar
  • Outdoor pool
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Soundproofing
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Landmark view
  • Hand sanitizer in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitized
  • Cleaning products
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Clothes rack
  • Trash cans
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool view
  • Desk
  • Pool with a view
  • Dining table
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • 24hr front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available


  • Hiking
  • Board games/puzzles
  • Golf
  • Books, DVDs, music for children
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table


  • Car rental
  • Wake-up service
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Grocery deliveries
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • Key access
  • 24-hour security

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Reviews for Big Blue Backpackers

GoodBased on 527 verified guest reviews

Pros +
  • Friendly staff and stay was fantastic (in 87 reviews)
  • "Friendly and welcoming staff, definitely one of my favorites." (in 84 reviews)
  • Great stuff and perfect location! (in 64 reviews)
Cons -
  • There's was no breakfast. (in 23 reviews)
  • To get a TV in the room (in 19 reviews)
  • There is nothing bad to say. (in 9 reviews)

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Where is Big Blue Backpackers

Most Popular Landmarks

Green Point Stadium0.4 mi
Cape Quarter0.5 mi
Cape Town Stadium0.5 mi
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront0.6 mi
The Company's Garden1.2 mi
South African National Gallery1.3 mi

Getting Around

Cape Town Cape Town, Wc1.1 mi
Cape Town Central Station1.1 mi
Cape Town Intercape Depot11.0 mi
Cape Town Durbanville14.9 mi
Cape Town Simon's Town19.5 mi
Cape Town Quebec 13.4 mi

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