Big Blue Backpackers


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

ExcellentBased on 634 reviews


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Reviews for Big Blue Backpackers

ExcellentBased on 634 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness7.8
  • Comfort7.6
  • Location9.2
  • Services7.7
  • Staff8.6
  • Value for money8.3
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travelers 

About Big Blue Backpackers

Big Blue Backpackers is located in Cape Town and is close to Table Bay. It also offers a swimming pool, free Wi-Fi and a 24-hour reception.

Big Blue Backpackers has 21 bright rooms offering a...

Good to Know

Distance to city centre

2.1 mi

Location rating




12:00 PM


11:00 AM


Mobile hotspot device, Internet, Free Wi-Fi


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


Policies vary by room type and provider.

Contact Number

+27 214 390 807

Amenities at Big Blue Backpackers

Top Features

Free parking
Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


Entire unit located on ground floor, Family rooms, Fan, Feather pillow, Fire extinguisher, Laundry facilities, Garden view, Smoke alarms, Hardwood or parquet floors, Heating, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing rules, Inner courtyard view, Process in place to check health of gue...


Board games/puzzles, Golf, Books, DVDs, music for children, Evening entertainment, Table tennis, Pool table, Water sport facilities (on site), Hiking, Library


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

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FAQs when booking at Big Blue Backpackers

  • Is pricing at Big Blue Backpackers comparable to 3 star hotels in Cape Town?

    There is a 57% difference in the average nightly rate of 3 stars hotels in Cape Town and the average nightly rate at Big Blue Backpackers. The rate at Big Blue Backpackers is just $38/night and is considered a very good deal when staying in Cape Town.

  • Is Big Blue Backpackers considered pet-friendly?

    Big Blue Backpackers is pet friendly. Feel free to bring your household pet if you’re staying at Big Blue Backpackers.

  • What is the Big Blue Backpackers phone number?

    For questions regarding your hotel or your stay, call +27 214 390 807.

  • Does Big Blue Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

    Yes, Big Blue Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

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