We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Cat and Moose Backpackers

Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (2)
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
  • Excellent33%
  • Very good54%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“long street”(30 reviews)
“stayed here”(7 reviews)
“kloof street”(5 reviews)
Free Internet
Non-Smoking Rooms
All hotel details
You may also like
See all
Nearby Hotels
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (74)
Filter reviews
60 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviewslong streetstayed herekloof streetgreat locationbook tourstable mountainhostel
Updating list...
1 - 5 of 60 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found Cat and Moose Lodge after staying first night in very noisy place down the Long street and wanted to find quiet comfortable place within our budget. After 5 days at Cat and Moose we were leaving our new home from home! John and...More

Thank troi506
Reviewed 18 February 2018

If you want to be in the middle of the action, consider staying at the Cat and Moose. John and Frank have been so nice, I booked a couple tours out of here and even rented a car. Sad their isn't sufficient water for the...More

1  Thank CFEIII
Reviewed 15 February 2018 via mobile

Thank you for letting me crash at you’re backpackers. Friendly wipe and very secure. Wish I could have stayed longer. What I liked about you’re place was that its not a party hostel and the security you provide by giving access to lockers and safes...More

1  Thank TNT B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

This review is so overdue but I just have to thank John for all his help when I stayed here back in May. I often overlook reviews where management is praised but in this one case I cannot stress enough how much this one single...More

1  Thank isabellapraha
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Stayed for 8 days, booked a private room Pros: -fantastic for solo to group/couple traveling -price -spacious private room -clean shared bathroom, daily cleaning -accommodation -Friendly, helpful & very accommodating staff -location (close to: public parking lots, grocery & retail shopping, loop and bree street...More

Thank Sol V
View more reviews
Most Booked Properties in Cape Town Central
See allSee all
Top amenities
Free Internet
Price range
US$13 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Reservation Options
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your Cat and Moose Backpackers reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
South Africa > Western Cape > Cape Town > Cape Town Central
Also Known As
Cat And Moose Backpackers Cape Town, South Africa
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (17)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (2)
Pool & Beach (1)
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
12 June 2015|
Response from snubblaraldrig | Reviewed this property |
I think we payed 150-200R per person and night for a dorm!
Room Tips
"The best is the balcony room or the courtyard room"
Read review
"If you like a more quiet room, request the ones in the back of the hostel"
Read review
"Our room was all the way to the right, by the kitchen, and was great."
Read review
"Downstairs is more quite. You meet more people upstairs. The downstairs room is a private room and upstairs..."
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing