The B.I.G Backpackers


18 Thornhill Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa


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About The B.I.G Backpackers

The B I G Backpackers provides a comfortable setting when in Cape Town. It also offers a concierge, an outdoor pool and free Wi-Fi.

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To Downtown

2.3 mi


Check-in time

2:00 PM

Check-out time

11:00 AM


Free Wi-Fi

Payment & Cancellation

Policies vary by room type and provider.

Front desk number

+27 214 340 688

Amenities at The B.I.G Backpackers

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi
Pet friendly


  • Safe
  • Laundry facilities
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available


  • Airport shuttle
  • Laundry service

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Where is The B.I.G Backpackers

Most Popular Landmarks

Green Point Market0.3 mi
Green Point Stadium0.4 mi
Cape Town Stadium0.5 mi
Cape Quarter0.6 mi
Victoria & Alfred Waterfront0.7 mi
The Company's Garden1.2 mi

Getting Around

Cape Town Train Station1.2 mi
Cape Town Cape Town, Wc1.2 mi
Cape Town Central Station1.3 mi
Cape Town Intercape Depot11.2 mi
Cape Town Durbanville15.1 mi
Cape Town Simon's Town19.6 mi

FAQs when booking at The B.I.G Backpackers

How close is The B.I.G Backpackers to the nearest airport, Cape Town Intl?

There are 12 mi between the closest airport, Cape Town Intl, and The B.I.G Backpackers. The drive to the airport from the hotel should take you 0h 23m with a normal traffic flow. It’s important to take high traffic times into consideration, especially in metropolitan areas.

What is the best way for guests to get from Cape Town Intl to The B.I.G Backpackers?

One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Cape Town Intl to the hotel. This option is often cost effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

How close is The B.I.G Backpackers from the Cape Town city center?

The B.I.G Backpackers is just 0 mi away from the center of Green Point, Cape Town. From The B.I.G Backpackers you can easily get to other popular landmarks such as Cape Town Stadium.

What is the The B.I.G Backpackers phone number?

You can reach the front desk of The B.I.G Backpackers at +27 214 340 688.

Does The B.I.G Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, The B.I.G Backpackers has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at The B.I.G Backpackers?

11:00 AM. If you require a later check-out we advise discussing it with the front desk as soon as you’re able to. Check-in time is 2:00 PM.

Does The B.I.G Backpackers have a laundry service?

There’s a laundry service at The B.I.G Backpackers that can be used by guests.

How far is The B.I.G Backpackers from South African National Gallery?

The B.I.G Backpackers is a walkable distance (1 mi) from South African National Gallery, Cape Town.

Is The B.I.G Backpackers close to Sea Point Pavilion?

Walking distance - there’s 2 mi between Sea Point Pavilion and The B.I.G Backpackers.