Welcome to Riverlodge Backpackers

Situated in the middle of an eco-village, we provide our guests with peaceful accommodation, just a short 10 minutes away from Cape Town city centre.

We're famous for our capacity to host large groups of guests, as well as solo individuals - at the BEST prices you'll find in Cape Town!


We offer a wide range of facilities for your comfort and pleasure. Click the button below to find out about our WiFi, parking, security, laundry, entertainment & more!

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Make your stay in Cape Town fun, exciting or educational with these must-do tours and activities! Click the button below to browse available bookings.

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What our guests say..


"Thank you so much for accommodating us, and provide the exceptional service beyond our expectations. Your friendly reception staff made our stay more like "a home away from home" type of an experience. "

Nduduzo Miya

"Was there on Saturday for the first time and I must say, I was highly impressed with the friendly staff and high maintenance of the place. Bedrooms and bathrooms are so neat and tidy. Will go back there any day."

Monique Schuller

"Thank you for hosting us and accommodating us for few days! We enjoyed our stay at Riverlodge Backpackers, really backpackers with a difference! Comfortable rooms, awesome lounge, and garden to relax in! A BIG thank you to all the friendly staff"

Hendriette Krause