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1 room, 2 adults

Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel

3-starQuality Graded by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa (TGCSA) – South Africa's official quality assurance organization.
445 Albert Road, Woodstock, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7925, South Africa

3-star Cape Town hostel with bar/lounge
  • Free WiFi
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Fantastic service
Great location
Great room
Food could be better

Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel

from ZAR 450
  • Double en-suite Room
  • Basic Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds, Shared Bathroom
  • Comfort Triple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Single Room, Shared Bathroom
  • 4 Sleeper Dorm Room
  • Twin En-suite Room
  • Deluxe Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Deluxe Double en-suite
  • Self Catering
  • Twin Banagalow with shared bathroom
  • Basic Twin Room, 2 Twin Beds

What’s around Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel


  • Castle of Good Hope - 41 min walk
  • Old Biscuit Mill - 3 min walk
  • District 6 - 14 min walk
  • Cape Town Science Centre - 19 min walk
  • Groote Schuur Hospital - 26 min walk
  • South African Astronomical Observatory - 26 min walk
  • Cape Peninsula University of Technology - 37 min walk
  • Golden Acre Shopping Mall - 43 min walk

Getting around

  • Cape Town (CPT-Cape Town Intl.) - 18 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 4 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 27 min drive
  • Salt River Station - 6 min walk
  • Woodstock Station - 17 min walk
  • Esplanade Station - 20 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 20 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 10:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM *


  • Self parking *

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Self-serve breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Barbecue grills
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Terrace
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English

In the room

Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Full-sized refrigerator/freezer
  • Microwave
  • Daily housekeeping

Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel’s small print

Also known as

  • Wish U Were Here Lodge Cape Town
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  • Wish U Were Here Lodge Hostel Cape Town
  • Wish U Were Here Lodge Hostel
  • Wish U Were Here Lodge
  • Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel Cape Town
  • Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel Hostel/Backpacker accommodation


For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Self parking costs ZAR 20 per day

Self-serve breakfast is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 30 per person (approximately)

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 180 per vehicle (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel

  • Are pets allowed at Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed, but service animals are welcome.
  • Is parking offered at Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel?
    Yes. Self parking costs ZAR 20 per day.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available from 7:00 AM to 10:00 PM on request. The charge is ZAR 180 per vehicle one-way.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 10 PM. Check-out time is 10:00 AM.

Recent reviews

Very good 8,2 From 9 reviews

Exceptional 10,0
Awesome did not want to leave
Chantell, za5 night romance trip
Exceptional 10,0
We had an amazing stay in an amazing hotel with amazing people and amazing everything.
Bruce, za1 night romance trip
Good 6,0
One night stay
I only stayed one night so it is a limited experience but the place was decent, a lot of traffic noise as it is right on a round about but overall it is a decent spot for a stay.. The manager or owner was extremely helpful with helping me organize my future plans with my vacation..
Daniel, us1 night trip

Wish U Were Here Lodge - Hostel

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