Saltycrax Backpackers/ Surf hostel
SaltyCrax Backpackers / Surf Hostel - Cape Town, South Africa is ideal for the water-sports enthusiast.

With a good supply of wind and waves and a variety of sailing locations, either for the eager beginner or the dedicated sailor, there is something for everyone.

We are situated close to the beautiful white beaches of Blouberg and the famous Kite beach. We provide affordable accommodation for tourists wanting to visit the Blaauwberg area and have an experience of a lifetime.

We have 3 to 14 day package tours which include 3 day Kitesurfing tours, 5 day West Coast Experience, 5 day Cedarburg trails and 6 Day Extreme sports packages.

We actively help in community upliftment projects, and have volunteer programs available for guests to help our community, from feeding and educating street children to looking after aids orphans.

Accommodation at Saltycrax Backpackers / Surf Hostel:
Double En-suite:
Large spacious rooms with wooden floors and built in cupboards with lots of luggage space. Own private bath, shower and toilet. Clean Linen and towels are provided. The room also includes a safe, heater, fan, fridge and television.

Private Doubles/Triples and Family Rooms:
Rooms either have only a double bed or a double bed and a bunk. All rooms are private and include clean linen, towel, cupboards, heater, fan and fridge.

All bunks have new Ortho care mattresses and clean linen. The dorm is mixed and has 2 en-suite bathrooms and lockers.

Facilities & Services:

  • Wine Tasting
  • Other
  • Parking (off-street - covered)
  • English
  • Hiking / Walking Trails
  • Communal Television
  • Communal Satellite TV
  • Other

Saltycrax Backpackers/ Surf hostel Activities:

The Blaauwberg area has much to offer from extreme sports like Skydiving, Water-skiing, Wind surfing, Kite surfing, 4 X 4 Tracks to peaceful Horse rides on the beach, Whale watching and Hikes through the West coast nature reserve.

There is a buzz of nightlife and we are only 15 min from the city centre and close to the wine tasting routes. There is something for everyone in Blaauwberg.

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