Riverlodge Backpackers

Oude Molen Eco Village Alexandra Road., 7925 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 214 480 526

based on 60 reviews

Riverlodge Backpackers
Mon 18/10
Tue 19/10
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About Riverlodge Backpackers

  • Hostel Room
    An affordable stay with shared facilities
  • Clean and Tidy
    This stay has listed several different cleanliness practices.
  • Freebies
    This stay includes Parking for free

Rooms available at Riverlodge Backpackers

Mon 18/10
Tue 19/10
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Amenities at Riverlodge Backpackers

  • Snorkelling
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free parking
  • Airport shuttle
  • Wi-Fi
  • Laundry facilities
  • Express check-out
  • Golf
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Car hire

Health and safety

  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • First-aid kit
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Thermometers for guests provided by property
  • All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised
  • Delivered food is securely covered
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities

Things to do

  • Hiking
  • Bicycle hire
  • Golf
  • Canoeing
  • Scuba diving
  • Diving
  • Snorkelling
  • Horse riding
  • Table tennis
  • Pool table


  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared toilet
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Toilet paper
  • Private bathroom


  • Family rooms
  • Interconnected room(s) available
  • Lockers
  • Carpeted
  • Tile/marble floor
  • Storage available

Services and conveniences

  • Car hire
  • Safety deposit box
  • Currency exchange on-site
  • Tour desk
  • Express check-out
  • 24-hour front desk

Accessibility and suitability

  • Entire unit located on ground floor
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Designated smoking area


  • Shared kitchen
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Vending machine (drinks)
  • Vending machine (snacks)


  • Wi-Fi
  • Linens
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Smoke alarms
  • Dustbins

Parking and transportation

  • Airport shuttle
  • Free parking
  • Private parking
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)


  • Reading light
  • Socket near the bed
  • Cleaning products
  • Wardrobe or closet


  • Terrace/Patio
  • Grill
  • Garden


  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service

Media and entertainment

  • Shared lounge/TV area


  • Fax/photocopying

Family friendly

  • Playground

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Oude Molen Eco Village Alexandra Road., 7925 Cape Town, Western Cape

What's nearby

  • Old Biscuit Mill2 mi
  • Newlands Stadium2.5 mi
  • Newlands Cricket Ground2.6 mi
  • Castle of Good Hope3.7 mi
  • District Six Museum3.9 mi
  • Greenmarket Square4.2 mi
  • Bo Kaap Museum4.5 mi
  • Victoria & Alfred Waterfront4.5 mi
  • Kirstenbosch National Botanical Gardens4.7 mi
  • Table Mountain4.8 mi
  • Green Point Stadium5.2 mi
  • Camps Bay Beach6.5 mi



Check in anytime after 14:00, check out anytime before 10:00


Cancellation/pre-payment policies vary by room type and provider.

FAQs when booking at Riverlodge Backpackers

  • Check-in time is 14:00 and check-out time is 10:00 at Riverlodge Backpackers.

  • Yes, Riverlodge Backpackers offers free parking.

  • No, Riverlodge Backpackers does not offer free Wi-Fi.

  • Riverlodge Backpackers is located in the neighbourhood of Maitland Garden Village, 2.8 miles from the centre of Cape Town. Old Biscuit Mill is the closest landmark to Riverlodge Backpackers.

  • No, Riverlodge Backpackers does not have a pool on-site.

  • Riverlodge Backpackers is 6.9 miles from Cape Town Intl.

  • No, Riverlodge Backpackers does not offer free airport shuttle service.

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Value for money


Distance to city centre

2.8 mi

Location rating


Nearest airport

Cape Town Intl

Distance to airport

6.9 mi