Wish U Were Here


445 Albert Road, Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa

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S$ 31

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Wish U Were Here Information

Wish U Were Here Lodge and backpackers provides a comfortable setting while in Cape Town. Those staying at the property can also take advantage of complimentary wireless internet throughout their stay...

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To City Centre1.6 km


Check-in time15:00
Check-out time10:00
InternetFree Wi-Fi
Payment & CancellationPolicies vary by room type and provider.
Front desk number+27 214 470 522

Amenities at Wish U Were Here

Top Features

Free airport shuttle
Free Wi-Fi


  • Wine glasses
  • Electric kettle
  • Non-smoking rooms available
  • Terrace/Patio
  • Family rooms
  • Linens
  • Towels
  • Fan
  • Grill
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Laundry facilities
  • Ironing service
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Free toiletries
  • Shared bathroom
  • Shared kitchen
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Room service
  • Smoke alarms
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Shared toilet
  • Heating
  • Shower
  • Iron and ironing board
  • Physical distancing in dining areas
  • Physical distancing rules
  • Adapter
  • First-aid kit
  • Property is cleaned by professional cleaning companies
  • Process in place to check health of guests
  • Microwave
  • Snack bar
  • Socket near the bed
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Balcony
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Bathtub
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas
  • Express check-out
  • Body soap
  • Hairdryer
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Screens or physical barriers placed between staff and guests in appropriate areas
  • Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus
  • Mountain view
  • Air-conditioned
  • Toaster
  • Refrigerator
  • Non-feather pillow
  • Toilet
  • Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays
  • Toilet paper
  • Guest accommodation sealed after cleaning
  • Outdoor dining area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • City view
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Cleaning products
  • Dustbins
  • Food can be delivered to guest accommodation
  • Guests can opt out of accommodation cleaning
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs
  • Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities
  • Desk
  • Dining area
  • Dining table
  • Private bathroom
  • Garden
  • Private check-in/check-out
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Designated smoking area
  • Private entrance
  • Storage available


  • Bicycle hire


  • Fax/photocopying
  • Concierge service
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Mini-market on site
  • Contactless check-in/check-out
  • Tour desk
  • Face masks for guests available
  • 24-hour security
  • Airport shuttle

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Cape Town Intercape Depot12.9 km
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Cape Town Durbanville21.1 km
Cape Town Simon's Town29.4 km
Cape Town Central Station3.1 km
Cape Town Train Station3.3 km

FAQs when booking at Wish U Were Here

Is pricing at Wish U Were Here comparable to 3 star hotels in Cape Town?

In Cape Town, the average nightly rate for 3 stars hotels is S$ 78. The expected nightly rate for Wish U Were Here is around S$ 35; a price that is 68% cheaper than the city average. HotelsCombined considers Wish U Were Here to be a good deal if you’re looking to stay at a 3 stars hotel in Cape Town.

How close is Wish U Were Here to the nearest airport, Cape Town Intl Airport?

With no traffic, the 14.1 km drive between Wish U Were Here and Cape Town Intl Airport (the nearest airport) will generally only take about 0h 10m. If you’re staying in a metropolitan area, you may see your drive time increase due to busy roads.

What is the best way for guests to get from Cape Town Intl Airport to Wish U Were Here?

One of the more popular options today is to take a taxi or ridesharing service directly from Cape Town Intl Airport to the hotel. This option is often cost-effective, but guests must keep a lookout for peak time rates.

How close is Wish U Were Here from the Cape Town city centre?

The centre of Salt River, Cape Town, is just 0.4 km away from the front doors of Wish U Were Here. You can find many fellow tourists at places such as Green Point Stadium, which you can get to from Wish U Were Here using any means of transportation.

What is the Wish U Were Here phone number?

For questions about Wish U Were Here and your reservation, contact the front desk directly at +27 214 470 522.

Does Wish U Were Here have Wi-Fi available?

Yes, Wish U Were Here has Wi-Fi available to hotel guests.

What is the check-out time at Wish U Were Here?

Wish U Were Here has a normal check-in time of after 15:00, and check-out time of before 10:00.

How much does it cost to stay at Wish U Were Here, Cape Town?

On average, guests have been paying S$ 35 per night to stay at Wish U Were Here. Some users have found rooms as low as S$ 24 per night. Enter your dates in the form above to see the price rates available for your stay.

Is there a restaurant at Wish U Were Here?

Wish U Were Here does have a restaurant. They also have a bar service for drinks.

Does Wish U Were Here have a laundry service?

Wish U Were Here does have a laundry service. Contact the property for details. The property also has irons and ironing boards available for guest use.