The Surf Shack
Cape Town, South Africa - "a place like no other!"

The Surf Shack,Surf House & Backpackers & Private Self Catering Accommodation, is located in a sought after area close to various shops, restaurants, clubs and the kite surfing paradises of Blouberg beach and Big Bay (home of the Red Bull King of the Air world kite surfing competition).

Welcome to our Paradise.... We created the ultimate place for extreme sports enthusiasts and travelers, people who are young at heart & chasing the thrill of living free. The Surf Shack creates the perfect setting for meeting new & interesting people, that want to live out their passions for extreme sports or just enjoy the relaxed way of the beach culture in a chilled out environment.

We offer accommodation for everyone who just wants to have a fun time during their stay in Cape Town, close to the beach for kite surfing, surfing, wake boarding, stand up boarding, windsurfing or just traveling or in Cape Town for a holiday or business. With so many things to do and places to go to in Cape Town is surely one of the best places in the world to visit, and Blouberg is perfect setting to explore this beautiful wonder from. Our home is your home away from home!

Accommodation at The Surf Shack:
The communal area outside, consists of an open patio decorated with rustic looking hand-made patio furniture, build in braai facilities, tanning chairs & hammocks in the summer for just hanging around and relaxing and
a Fabulous Pool with a hot tub which is heated seasonally!
R440.00 per unit

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  • The Surf Shack - Deluxe room: The Tower
  • The Surf Shack - Deluxe room: The Kite Den
  • The Surf Shack - Standard room: The Chill Pad
  • The Surf Shack - Standard room: The Crash Pad
  • The Surf Shack - Standard room: The Travelers den
  • The Surf Shack - Communal bathroom on 2nd Floor
  • The Surf Shack - Lounge in communal area
  • The Surf Shack - Communal area Pool Table.
  • The Surf Shack - View of the garden from the patio

Facilities & Services:

  • Honeymoon Couples
  • Airport Shuttle Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Limited Room Service
  • Wine Tasting
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Other
  • Other
  • Internet Access
  • Tourism Information Desk
  • Parking (open and off-street)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Parking (off-street - open)
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Swimming Pool


    All the Private suites have en-suite or in suite bathrooms, the budget rooms some have a en-suite and others use the shared communal bathrooms. Then the Dorms use the shared dorm bathrooms or communal bathrooms. All the rooms and dorms have full access to all the communal areas, the lounges, pool area braai/patio area and gaming are and best of all the Communal Kitchen for making awesome breakfasts, lunches and dinners with new people you met at The Surf Shack or friends you came with.

    The Surf Shack Activities:

    Kite surfing, surfing, wake boarding, stand up boarding, windsurfing, Sight Seeing, visiting Table Mountain either by hiking up or going up via the Cable Car.

    Various beautiful beaches you can enjoy, lots of wine farms to visit, interesting historical buildings and museums, beautiful landscapes and nature scenes and lots more to do.

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    Clothing & Accessories:

    You can wear what ever you want, in the winter you can be cozy in front of the fireplaces and in summer you can lie in the sun next the pool with as little as possible or not just as you wish... The Surf Shack - Surf House & Backpackers is a relaxed chilled place where people can have fun, relax, chill and have a good time in cape town.

    Health & Climate:

    No health precautions in this place it's paradise. Climate wise a good jacket is always a must you never know when the rain just blows past in the winter and in the summer nah, but still bring it along sometimes the cold can come along for a day or two.