Hostel vacation rentals in South Africa

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Top-rated hostel rentals in South Africa

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Superhost
Shared room in Cape Town
Green Point Pod
Fresh. Hip. Connected. Rate is per room, which can accommodate up to 4 people in single pods. Welcome to our oasis in the heart of vibrant Green Point. Connect in our shared spaces, & retreat to your own private, pod bunk for privacy. Super-comfy single pods, each with remote controlled ambient LED lighting, charging port, laptop stowage & fan. Kitchenette & Terrace to chill. Complimentary WiFi throughout. Vanity & dressing area. Separate toilet & shower.
May 6 – 13
$15 per night
$123 total
4.5 out of 5 average rating, 6 reviews
Superhost
Hotel room in Cape Town
A Sunflower Stop - Bed in 8-Bed Dormitory Room
We offer luxury budget accommodation at affordable prices. Each room is equipped with fans as well as individual secure lockers to keep your belongings safe while you explore all that Cape Town has to offer. Not only do we provide clean and comfortable accommodation but there is a sparkling blue pool set within our private garden for you to make use of, as well as a poolside bar and braai (BBQ) where you can kick back, relax and just soak up the African sun.
Jan 23 – 30
$20 per night
$138 total
4.61 out of 5 average rating, 38 reviews
Hostel in COFFEE BAY
Traditional Thatched Rondavel2 @Coffee Shack
Coffee Shack Backpackers is idyllically located right on the Bomvu beach. The rondavel huts are situated across the beach from the main backpackers, giving you the privacy you want when you need it, but the opportunity to join the fun social vibe when you want to. You will use the clean communal bathrooms and have access to the self-catering kitchen. All meals are available, as well as excellent coffee and there is a full restaurant and bar available
Dec 9 – 16
$34 per night
$270 total
4.69 out of 5 average rating, 36 reviews

Popular amenities for South Africa hostel rentals

Family-friendly hostel rentals

Hostel in Cape Town
Standard Room
Jul 1 – 8
$99 per night
$696 total
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 3 reviews
Hostel in Umtentweni
The Spot Backpackers - Double Room 1
Jun 4 – 11
$31 per night
$250 total
4.17 out of 5 average rating, 30 reviews
Hotel room in Johannesburg
Deluxe Suite with private bathroom
Nov 4 – 11
$52 per night
3.4 out of 5 average rating, 5 reviews
Hostel in Cape Town
Cosy Apartment Room in Blouberg
Apr 17 – 24
$97 per night
$778 total
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Hotel room in Johannesburg
6 Bed Mixed Dorm A, rate for 1 person
Oct 2 – 9
$14 per night
$96 total
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Shared room in Cape Town
Umoyo private budget room that sleeps 2
Sep 5 – 12
$57 per night
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Shared room in Cape Town
Phefo private budget room that sleeps 2
Jul 23 – 30
$57 per night
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Hostel rentals with a washer and dryer

Shared room in Cape Town
CURIOCITY - A bed in a 8 Sleeper Shared Suite
Oct 18 – 25
$32 per night
$223 total
3.88 out of 5 average rating, 8 reviews
Shared room in Berea
Old Student Hostel with a little extra comfort
Jul 30 – Aug 6
$52 per night
$415 total
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Superhost
Hotel room in Cape Town
A Sunflower Stop-Twin Room with Shared Bathroom
Sep 24 – Oct 1
$45 per night
5.0 out of 5 average rating, 3 reviews
Superhost
Hotel room in Cape Town
A Sunflower Stop -Double Room with Shared Bathroom
Feb 20 – 27
$60 per night
$423 total
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Superhost
Shared room in Cape Town
A Sunflower Stop - Bed in 6-Bed Dormitory Room
Apr 26 – May 3
$18 per night
$126 total
2.6 out of 5 average rating, 5 reviews
Superhost
Hotel room in Cape Town
A Sunflower Stop -Twin Room with Bathroom
Dec 7 – 14
$69 per night
$481 total
3.33 out of 5 average rating, 3 reviews
Superhost
Hotel room in Cape Town
A Sunflower Stop -Double Room with Bathroom
Jan 16 – 23
$69 per night
$481 total
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Shared room in Berea
Old Student Hostel with a little extra comfort R2
Apr 12 – 19
$52 per night
$415 total
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Shared room in Berea
Old Student Hostel with a little extra comfort -R3
Apr 14 – 21
$52 per night
$415 total
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Monthly hostel rentals

Hostel in Cape Town
Buchanan Hostel - 8 -Single rooms -SHARING
Apr 9 – May 7
$364 per month
3.43 out of 5 average rating, 7 reviews
Hostel in Table View
Quad (Shared Bathroom)
Jan 5 – Feb 2
$950 per month
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Hostel in Johannesburg
Stukhaya
Jun 27 – Jul 25
$256 per month
4.35 out of 5 average rating, 17 reviews
Hotel room in Johannesburg
Hotel Room in the Heart of Jozi
Mar 13 – Apr 10
$578 per month
4.5 out of 5 average rating, 12 reviews
Hotel room in Johannesburg
10 Bed Mixed Dorm, rate for 1 person
Nov 30 – Dec 28
$338 per month
4.2 out of 5 average rating, 5 reviews
Hotel room in Johannesburg
The Loft
Jan 6 – Feb 3
$998 per month
3.0 out of 5 average rating, 4 reviews
Hostel in Coffee Bay
Traditional Thatched Rondavel1 @Coffee Shack
Feb 1 – Mar 1
$801 per month
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Hostel in Port Shepstone
The Spot Backpackers - Double room 2
Apr 25 – May 23
$873 per month
4.47 out of 5 average rating, 15 reviews
Hotel room in Johannesburg
8 Bed Mixed Dorm, rate for 1 person
Feb 20 – Mar 20
$404 per month
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Hotel room in Johannesburg
8 Bed Women's Dorm, rate for 1 person
Aug 24 – Sep 21
$361 per month
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Hotel room in Johannesburg
10 Bed Women's Dorm, rate for 1 person
Sep 7 – Oct 5
$705 per month
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Hotel room in Johannesburg
Urban 4 Bed Dormitory
Apr 6 – May 4
$213 per month
3.67 out of 5 average rating, 3 reviews

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