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1 room, 2 adults

Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge

2-star2 stars
A1, Oude Molen Eco Village, Alexandra Road, Pinelands, Cape Town, Western Cape, 7405, South Africa

No-frills Cape Town hostel with outdoor pool
  • Free WiFi and free parking
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Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge

from ZAR 440
  • Basic Shared Dormitory
  • Family Room
  • 4 Bed Mixed Dorm
  • 6 Bed Mixed Dorm Room
  • Double Room
  • 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Room
  • Twin Room
  • 4 Bed Female Dorm
  • 4 Bed Male Dorm

What’s around Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge


  • On the riverwalk
  • Vincent Pallotti Hospital - 13 min walk
  • South African Astronomical Observatory - 21 min walk
  • Cape Town Science Centre - 35 min walk
  • Groote Schuur Hospital - 38 min walk
  • Table Mountain National Park - 40 min walk
  • Old Biscuit Mill - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • Cape Town City Ballet - 2.6 mi / 4.2 km

Getting around

  • Cape Town Intl. Airport (CPT) - 10 min drive
  • Cape Town Station - 9 min drive
  • Cape Town Bellville Station - 16 min drive
  • Pinelands Station - 24 min walk
  • Ndabeni Station - 26 min walk
  • Observatory Station - 26 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 20 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time 11 AM-8:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 8:00 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.
Airport shuttle service is available on request from 9:00 AM to 3:00 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

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM *


  • Free self parking

  • RV/bus/truck 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
  • Continental breakfast (surcharge)
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • Meeting rooms
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Special features


Know thy Farmer - Overlooking the garden, this family restaurant specializes in soul food and serves breakfast, brunch, lunch, and light fare. Guests can enjoy drinks at the bar. A children's menu is available.

Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge’s small print

Also known as

  • Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge Cape Town
  • Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Cape Town
  • Lighthouse Farm Backpackers
  • Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge Cape Town


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

Optional extras

RV/bus/truck parking is available for an extra charge

Rollaway beds are available for ZAR 160.0 per day

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of ZAR 200 per person (one-way)

Airport shuttle for children between the ages of 6 and 12 costs ZAR 100 (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 Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge

  • Is there a pool at Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • Is parking offered at Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM on request. The charge is ZAR 200 per person one-way.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge?
    You can check in from 11 AM to 8:00 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM.

Lighthouse Farm Backpackers Lodge

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