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

Ensuite Rooms

Several rooms have Ensuite Showers & washbasins for your comfort. All toilets are in communal bathrooms.

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

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

Single Rooms

3 x cute Single/Double rooms, small in size but great in view from the private balcony.

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.

Ensuite Double RoomVery Popular

from R 750

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Ensuite Shower & Washbasin
  • Wood floors, high ceilings

Ensuite Triple Room

from R 950

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Ensuite Shower & Washbasin
  • Double bed + Single bed

Family RoomMost Popular

from R 1150

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Larger room
  • Ensuite Shower & Washbasin
  • Double bed + Bunk-bed


from R 600

Per Night
  • Two single beds
  • Budget room

Single BalconyMost Popular

from R 600

Per Night
  • Sea-view

  • Private balcony
  • Smaller room
  • Double bed

Double Balcony

from R 700

Per Night
  • Private balcony
  • Double bed
  • Smaller room

'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