Conference language

The conference language is English and ISL interpreters will be available.

We encourage you to check out the related International Congress of Linguists conference also in Cape Town.


The backpackers accommodation is to be booked directly with the respective accommodation. In order to book your accommodation, click on the link for the chosen accommodation.

Ashanti Lodge

Ashanti was one of the first backpacker hostels in South Africa more than 20 years ago and now is a well-known Cape Town establishment offering great budget accommodation.

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The Big Backpackers Greenpoint

The Backpackers in Green Point (or “B.I.G” for short) is perfectly situated between Cape Town’s iconic mountains and the beautiful Atlantic Ocean, in one of the city’s most stylish, vibrant and beautiful suburbs.

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A Sunflower Stop

A Sunflower Stop luxury backpackers hostel, is nestled beneath the picturesque Signal Hill, in Cape Town.

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House on the Hill

The two fully renovated Victorian townhouses next to each other are arranged in its own African decoration. We are located in a quiet and safe Cul-de-sac with lots of parking.

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