Cheapest month to stay with an average 57% drop in price.
Most expensive month to stay with an average 30% rise in price.
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When to book a hostel in Cape Town
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Top tips for finding Cape Town hostel deals
If you’re looking for a cheap hostel in Cape Town, you should consider going during the low season. You’ll generally find lower-priced hostels in Cape Town in September and November.
Hostel room prices vary depending on many factors but you’ll likely find the best hostel deals in Cape Town if you stay on a Monday. The most expensive day for hostel bookings is Tuesday.
If you want to ensure you grab a bargain, try to book at least 90 days before your stay to get the best price for a Cape Town hostel.
Don’t know how much time you need to see all the sights? KAYAK users usually book their hostel in Cape Town for 100 days.
FAQs when booking a hostel in Cape Town
Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital is a popular area in Cape Town and there are many hostels closeby. Check out Hippo Pod Hostel - Adults Only or 13@thibaultsquare for hostels recommended by KAYAK that are within walking distance of Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital.
Hostel prices in Cape Town can vary depending on a number of factors. The average price for a hostel in Cape Town is $22 but KAYAK users have found hostels for as cheap as $10 in the last 3 days.
In the last 72 hours, KAYAK users have booked Cape Town hostel for this weekend for as low as $10. Users have also found 3 star hotels from $10 and 4-star plus hotels from $66.
The average price for a night in a hostel in Cape Town is $22 compared to $149 for a night in a hotel.
Hostels are safe environments for travellers as long as they properly implement sanitary measures in response to coronavirus (COVID-19). However, we recommend getting in touch with the local authorities regarding safety procedures for hostels in Cape Town. For more advice, please view our information page on what to know about coronavirus (COVID-19) and travel.
Where to find the best hostels in Cape Town?
Our map will help you find the perfect hostel in Cape Town by showing you the exact location of each hostel