rooms with a view

All our Private Rooms have stunning sea-views, several with private balconies to soak up the waves, whales, sunrises & scene of Surfer's Corner!


Surf & Yoga Camp

Join us on a variety of camps to Learn to Surf & Discover Yoga

Single Rooms

3 x Single/Double rooms, all with private balcony and stunning views

Double Rooms

7 x Double rooms, all with great sea-views, smaller ones with private balconies. Some have additional beds to accommodate Family bookings.

Family Rooms

Family rooms all have sea-views & consist of a Double bed plus 1-2 extra Single beds.

Ladies Dorm Room

We have a spacious 6-bed dorm that is reserved just for the lady-folk.

Standard Dorms

For those on a tight budget we have a range of 4-6 bed dorms available, Mixed or Female only options


Pay & Stay for a week and get the 7th night FREE!

We are located in the ‘Kent Building’, next door to Lifestyle Surf Shop. An historic landmark, this majestic triple-story-building, is included on the list of Cape Town’s earliest & finest. A heritage site & founding member of the greater Muizenberg community, it was established in 1916 on prime beach front property.

Gifted by the setting & an elevated position, with an acquainted ‘old school’ presence, African Soul Surfer sits high, overlooking the illustrious & fabulously famous False Bay.

Modest & unpretentious…Immense & spacious, we offer variety, providing for everyone including family, couples, individuals & groups, for just about anyone seeking a new experience right by the sea.

Surf Camp Packages

surf-lessons-muizenbergWe have one of the best beaches in the world for Learning to Surf! Packages available that include accommodation, meals and daily surf lessons.

Group Bookings

group-accommodation-cape-townAre you a University Group, Sports Team, or other Large Group looking for a nice place that can host you in Cape Town, without breaking your budget? We can sleep up to 55 guests comfortably, with options to include meals and excursions. Special  discount rates apply.

Ultimate Location

Surfers-Circle-front-viewAfrican Soul Surfer has without doubt the best location on the entire Muizenberg beachfront. Surfers Circle below us is world-famous and is the heart of where all the action takes place.

 Accommodation Rates

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Double RoomBest Value

ZAR 665

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Wood floors, high ceilings

Triple Room

ZAR 855

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Double bed + Single bed

Family RoomMost Popular

ZAR 1045

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Larger room
  • Double bed + Bunk-bed


ZAR 580

Per Night
  • Two single beds
  • Budget room

Single BalconyMost Popular

ZAR 580

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Private balcony
  • Smaller room
  • Single bed

Double Balcony

ZAR 665

Per Night
  • Private balcony
  • Double bed
  • Smaller room

6-bed Private Dorm

ZAR 1020

Per Night
  • Private room
  • 6 Bunk Beds

Ladies Dorm

ZAR 190

Per Person
  • Ladies only
  • 6 Bunk Beds

Standard Dorm

ZAR 190

Per Night
  • Shared room
  • 4-sleeper and 10-sleeper
  • Bunk Beds

'Weskus' Double/Family Room

Sleeps 2-4, larger room with full sea-views.

'Mozambique' Double Room

Additional single bed, full sea-views

'Boland' Double Room

Double room with full sea-views

Stayed here for a week last month and it was hands down the best experience I have had at a backpackers anywhere in the world. You can't beat the beachfront location & the accommodations were all excellent as well. However it was the staff that made our experience here so great.

Lilah, TripAdvisor

Very pleasant, clean & amazing service. One can relax andenjoy the beach view, drink good coffee and chat to the people. When your day is done you can rest your head in a nice room with clean linen. You guys are awesome, thankyou for everything!


Best backpackers so far! Great rooms, we enjoyed our stay very much