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    Carnival Court is the classic Cape Town hostel, featuring contemporary architecture with a chill-out vibe.  We offer dorm style and private accommodation as well as two large balconies overlooking the rustle and bustle of long street. Get your night started by enjoying a drink at our bar or join us for our live bands. Live sport televised daily or challenge a buddy to a game of pool or  foosball.


    Book Your Stay

    We offer four and six bed dorm-style rooms, as well as singles , twins (these are bunk beds) and double private rooms. Our rooms are equipped with the most basic necessities for your convenience. All rooms come standard with linen and pillows. Click make a booking  to check availability and see our rates and T&C's.

    *A  R150 REFUNDABLE key deposit is taken at check in.


    Have A Drink

    Enjoy a drink at our bar, The Scary Canary,  while mingling with other travelers, guests and South African locals. We offer a full bar focusing on South African spirits, and special selected craft beers from the best breweries in Cape Town including Atlantic Storm and Devils Peak. Live folk music three nights a week, help yourself popcorn machine, and random game nights to keep you entertained. 


    The city of Cape Town offers some of the best sights to see. Spend the day by checking out the various shops and award winning restaurants in the city. Take a walk to Green Market Square and experience south african culture. Take a hike up lions head or table mountain. Try surfing or sand boarding! You won't run out of things to see or do here in Cape Town. During your stay we connect you to Cape Xtreme, one of the top adventure agencies in South Africa, so if you are looking for more extreme adventure we've got you covered. 



    At Carnival Court we provide our guests with the most basic amenities along with some perks including two balconies overlooking long street, a fully equipped kitchen, free wifi, access to 24 hour reception, full bar, and events such as live music and games.  

    Guests are welcome to check in from 1pm. Early arrivals may be granted upon request. 

    Late arrivals are welcome, please give our team a heads up.

    Departure time is 10am, we will happly store your luggage whle you chill out or go sight seeing.

    255 Long Street, Cape Town South Africa 

    Tel: 021-423-9003

    Acoustic and folk music

    Acoustic and folk/folk rock music at Carnival Court Hostel music venue on Long Street in Cape Town. Live music three nights a week.