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CREW OF THE MONTH – DECEMBER 2019

Every single one of our crew members deserve a Hi-5, a hug or a pat on the back for all their hard work throughout 2019, however only one employee and one manager can win our monthly crew awards With this in mind, please join us in congratulating the individuals mentioned below for their outstanding [...]

2020-01-13T21:02:26+02:00Jan 9th, 2020|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CREW OF THE MONTH – DECEMBER 2019

TOP NOTCH NYE PARTIES

There’s a New Year’s Eve party for someone somewhere in the Cape this year. Actually there is so much choice that you might find it a little overwhelming. To narrow the long list down and make deciding a little easier, we have created a list of our favourite events that [...]

2019-12-30T12:54:42+02:00Dec 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on TOP NOTCH NYE PARTIES

ORIGIN FESTIVAL 2020

Origin Festival is the largest psytrance festival in South Africa (and Africa for that matter). Expect a weekend of conscious partying with techno music, shaded dance floors, an art gallery, forest camping, chill zones, fresh rivers for swimming, food stalls with vegetarian options, and licensed bars. The festival features an [...]

2019-12-30T12:18:44+02:00Dec 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on ORIGIN FESTIVAL 2020

JAZZ AT THE V&A

The Cape Town Jazzathon celebrates its 23rd anniversary at the V&A Waterfront, featuring four days of live music performances. Fondly known as the People’s Festival, this landmark event is the longest running South African jazz showcase in South Africa and will once again feature four days of live music performances [...]

2019-12-30T11:24:29+02:00Dec 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on JAZZ AT THE V&A

TWEEDE NUWE JAAR PARADE

Tweede Nuwe Jaar, which literally means “Second New Year”, is rooted in the slave history of Cape Town. Slaves were only allowed a single day off work a year, and they used the opportunity to celebrate. The tradition is alive and kicking today, and the annual event sees Cape Town [...]

2019-12-30T11:02:53+02:00Dec 30th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on TWEEDE NUWE JAAR PARADE

CHRISTMAS DAY BRAAI AT THE RANDY

Forget about doing the dishes after your X-Mas lunch and join us at our friendly bar and grill, the Randy Warthog this Christmas. We will be celebrating this years occasion with a yummy South African Braai (BBQ), fun games and drinks by our pool! Braai includes: A welcome drink, steak, [...]

2019-12-23T09:15:16+02:00Dec 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CHRISTMAS DAY BRAAI AT THE RANDY

OFFICIALLY A 5 STAR HOSTEL!

We are excited to announce that we have officially been certified as a 5 star backpackers/ hostel by the Tourism Grading Council of South Africa! Making us the ONLY 5 star backpackers in central Cape Town and one of only four 5-star graded hostels in the whole of South Africa. [...]

2019-12-23T08:58:45+02:00Dec 23rd, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on OFFICIALLY A 5 STAR HOSTEL!

NEW TO THE CREW – ANNIE

We are excited to be able to introduce you all to our BRAND NEW Events and Activities Coordinator, Annie. Annie will be running some exciting new events for our guests to experience including walking tours, games nights, group hikes and cooking classes to name but a few. Annie will also [...]

2019-12-07T16:50:22+02:00Dec 7th, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on NEW TO THE CREW – ANNIE

CREW OF THE MONTH – OCTOBER 2019

October was a month for exceeding expectations! Usually known for one of the quieter months in Cape Town, we were pleasantly surprised by the busy stream of eager guests that we welcomed to the hostel. That combined with another month of great reviews about the hostels impeccable cleanliness and awesome [...]

2019-10-31T16:11:32+02:00Oct 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on CREW OF THE MONTH – OCTOBER 2019

KIRSTENBOSCH SUMMER CONCERTS 2019/2020

The summer sunset concerts are back! And, as usual, the magnificent gardens of Kirstenbosch provide the backdrop for these open-air gigs – the perfect place to spend a lazy Sunday afternoon. It’s also a fantastic picnic location, so bring along a blanket and a hamper of goodies. THE 2019/2010 LINE [...]

2019-10-31T12:08:38+02:00Oct 31st, 2019|Uncategorized|Comments Off on KIRSTENBOSCH SUMMER CONCERTS 2019/2020
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