Carnival Court Hostel is situated on the popular Long Street in the city centre of Cape Town. The building was originally built in the 1890s as a hotel and in 1993 a new owner took over and turned it into a backpackers.


 New owners have currently taken over since March of 2018 in which a new vision has been sought for the establishment. Carnival Court is now a contemporary backpackers with a laid back vibe for your adventurous traveler looking for a real Cape Town experience. The new owners have plans to revive the live music heritage and to bring in the best local bands while providing an entertaining bar where guests can enjoy themselves. 


"Our hope is to serve as a friendly and affordable place to stay and help make your stay in Cape Town an unforgettable experience" - Carnival Court Hostel

255 Long Street, Cape Town South Africa 

Tel: + 27 (0)71 225 8807