The B.I.G

18 Thornhill Road, Green Point8051Cape TownSouth Africa
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About The B.I.G

The Backpackers in Green Point (or “B.I.G” for short) is perfectly situated between Cape Town’s iconic mountains and the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, in one of the city’s most stylish, vibrant and beautiful suburbs.

The B.I.G is walking distance from Cape Town’s City centre and only a few kilometers from the pristine beaches of Camps Bay & Clifton Beach. The B.I.G boasts modern, newly renovated, comfortable accommodation, in the relaxed atmosphere that makes Cape Town’s hospitality world famous.

A selection of single, double, triple, dormitory and family rooms.
Daily room-cleaning and laundry services available.
Free delicious continental breakfast served every morning.
Three fully equipped kitchens available for your cooking convenience.
FREE WiFi and computer facilities.
Travel desk offering the best tours, adventures and activities in Cape Town.

A swimming pool to keep cool in Cape Town’s summer sunshine.
Braai (BBQ) facilities for eating the traditional South African way (an absolute must!)
Comfortable library and book-swapping area.
Two games rooms with big-screen TV.
Beautiful garden to relax in.
Parking for guests.


18 Thornhill Road, Green Point, 8051, Cape Town, South Africa
Telephone: +27 214340688 |

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Airport shuttle
  • Beach / Sun umbrellas
  • Car park
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • PC with internet
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Cosmetic mirror
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms


  • Accessible parking

For children

  • Child / Baby cot

Arrival / Departure

  • Check-in: 15:00
  • Check-out: 11:00

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 337 reviews across the web
9.4 /10
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    9.7 /10
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    9.2 /10
9.4 out of 10 based on 337 reviews