Big Blue Backpackers

Big Blue Backpackers


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

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Reviews for Big Blue Backpackers

GoodBased on 532 reviews
Rating Summary
  • Cleanliness7,8
  • Comfort7,6
  • Location9,1
  • Services7,6
  • Staff8,7
  • Value for money8,2
Who stays here?
  • Families 
  • Couples 
  • Groups of friends 
  • Solo travelers most popular!
  • Business travellers 

About Big Blue Backpackers

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

Big Blue Backpackers features bright rooms equipped...

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Distance to city centre

3,4 km

Location rating








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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 airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • 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 guests
  • Outdoor pool
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • No smoking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Landmark view
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Hairdryer
  • Lockers
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Free parking
  • Pool towels
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Pool view
  • Disinfection of high-touch surfaces
  • Pool with a view
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Storage available
  • Private pool
  • Quiet street view
  • Reading light
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Beach towels
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Safety deposit box
  • Grill
  • Seating area
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shower
  • Adapter
  • First-aid kit
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • Sofa
  • Soundproofing
  • Body soap
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Cleaning products
  • Cleaning products
  • Dustbins
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Desk
  • Dining table
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Drying rack for clothing


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


  • Car hire
  • 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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Where is Big Blue Backpackers

Most popular landmarks

Victoria & Alfred Waterfront0,9 km
Table Mountain5,8 km

Getting around

Cape Town Cape Town, Wc1,7 km
Cape Town Train Station1,7 km
Cape Town Central Station1,8 km
Cape Town Quebec 15,5 km
Cape Town Bakoven Susan 16,6 km
Cape Town Hout Bay13,1 km

FAQs when booking at Big Blue Backpackers

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

    The average rate for a night at Big Blue Backpackers is 61% less than the Cape Town average for similarly rated 3 stars hotels. The nightly rate at Big Blue Backpackers is typically R400, which is considered to be a good deal for a quality hotel room in Cape Town.

  • Is Big Blue Backpackers considered pet-friendly?

    Yes. Most house pets, such as dogs, are welcomed guests at Big Blue Backpackers.

  • Is there a pool at Big Blue Backpackers?

    Yes. HotelsCombined users travelling to Cape Town often look for hotels with a pool available. Most hotels have pool hours, so be sure to ask the front desk at Big Blue Backpackers for pool rules and guidelines.

  • What is the Big Blue Backpackers phone number?

    For questions about Big Blue Backpackers and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +27 214 390 807.

  • Does Big Blue Backpackers have Wi-Fi available?

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

  • What is the check-out time at Big Blue Backpackers?

    Check-out should be before 11:00. For checking in at Big Blue Backpackers, guests should plan for any time after 12:00 on the day of their scheduled arrival.

  • How much does it cost to stay at Big Blue Backpackers, Cape Town, South Africa?

    R153 per night is the best price found recently for a room at Big Blue Backpackers, with average deals around R400 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see current prices.

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