Cape Town
179 Main road green point
Welcome to
A SunFlower Stop

Established in 1996, we’re a locally run Backpackers Hostel situated in a vibrant and trendy Cape Town suburb, Green Point, nestled beneath picturesque Signal Hill, Lions Head and Table Mountain.

Our typical guests include:

•   Solo travellers looking to explore the city with like-minded individuals.
•   Yachties seeking accommodation while doing local courses.
•   Couples seeking privacy but also a global, communal environment.
•   Groups looking for budget-friendly private or shared dorms.

Experience Cape Town with us and
Live Like A Local

Whether you're seeking a leisurely stroll along the Promenade, moments of serenity at the nearby Green Point Park, or uncovering the charm of Bo-Kaap's Instagram-worthy nooks, let us be your home away from home in the heart of the Mother City.

Count on our approachable and well-informed management team to provide valuable advice on the best local sights to see, transportation tips, and insider knowledge about the hidden gems waiting to be explored in the area.

Accommodation Tab
Our thoughtfully designed rooms cater to the modern needs of the 21st century traveller.
Sunflower Stop Backpackers Hostel
What you need to know
24 hour power

We’re not affected by the national power outages.

Cancellation policy

Unique to your booking type.

Direct booking discounts

10% discount for direct bookings. Promo code: Sunflowerhostel23

Check in, 2pm - 12am

Provide a valid ID & extra R100 for the Key Dep.

Check out, 10am

Please come to reception.

Airport transport

Shuttles can be pre booked through us.

Sunflower Stop Backpackers Hostel
Facilities & Amenities
Onsite laundry

Affordable washing & drying services.

Communal kitchen

Fully kitted, spacious kitchen.

Fully stocked bar

Enjoy local beer around the pool.

Communal living room

Comfortable couches and a satellite tv.

Swimming pool

Amazing outdoor swimming pool.


Enjoy free street park or nearby secured parking.

Complimentary guest wifi

High speed wifi available throughout the hostel.

Great Location

In the heart of Cape Town.

A Sunflower Stop Backpackers
  • Do you have female only dorms?
    Unfortunately not, we only offer mixed dorms.
  • Is there a curfew?
    No, once receiving the gate code you can come and go freely.
  • What time is check in and check out?
    Check in from 2pm-8pm, late check ins can be arranged in advance. Kindly check out by 10am.
  • Can you bring your own alcohol onto the premises?
    Unfortunately not as we have a fully licensed onsite bar with affordable prices!