River Lodge offers the best of both city and country living. A fantastic backpackers – self catering, clean & homely, high ceilings, wooden floors – cozy in winter, cool in summer. In our large spacious kitchen you can indulge in your favourite pastimes, chilling at the bar, lazing by the fireplace, prepare your favourite meal while watching DSTV, or enjoy our spacious braai facilities.. We boast of having one of the largest in city camp sites in Cape Town, catering for vehicle and tents, safe and secure. It’s Organic with bee-keeping courses, horse riding, organic gardens, and farm stall. The Backpackers dorms are perfect for Volunteer Accommodation (60 pax), sporting groups, school groups, group stays, business and self drives -- we are regularly used by Volunteering Organizations such as Habitat For Humanity, ect. We offer a range of accommodation: 2 bed, 4 bed, 8 bed, doubles and family rooms. Configuration of sleeping facilities can be adapted to specific needs. Camping facilities, Ample parking for busses or your hired vehicle, Hot showers, Laundry Service, Info Centre, Public -phone, Tour bookings, E-mail facilities, Car rentals, 24-hour security, 2 min from public transport, Bazz / Backpackers bus route pickups. Our talented, resourceful, friendly staff will ensure that both your nights and days are filled with fun activities. Get them to answer your questions and point you in the right direction. Wine lands Day Trip Peninsula Tours Baz Bus Ticket Sales Abseiling Table Mountain Guided Table Mountain Walk Car Hire Great White Shark Cage Diving Aquarium Diving Deep Blue Shark Diving Scuba Diving and more We exchange foreign currency Euro, British Pound, US Dollars, ect. This is the place to base yourself and explore Cape Town as we are centrally situated, 12km away from both Cape Town International Airport and City Centre, as well as a 2min walk from Pinelands railway station. Heartbeat away from the N1 and N2.