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The Knoll Guest House and Backpackers

12 Reviews
Sleeps 28 in 9 rooms

The Knoll Guest House and Backpackers is situated at the gateway of the Midlands Meander close to...
The Knoll Guest House and Backpackers is situated at the gateway of the Midlands Meander close to Pietermaritzburg. Knoll Guest House offers travellers comfortable accommodation on their beautiful farm.

Set on a hill where it’s cool and airy in summer and mysterious and misty in winter, Hilton is home to hedgehogs, hobbits and the odd myth. Experience history and culture in the land of the Zulus as you gaze down into the valley and across the distant Drakensberg.

We offer a variety of accommodation options to suit all guests in peaceful surroundings. We also offer meals on request. All the rooms are tastefully decorated with stunning views over the forest and mountains.

Relax in our beautiful garden or go for a forest walk on the property. For the adventurous traveller, the area offers many different activities such as mountain biking, horse riding, canopy tours, fishing, golf and birdwatching.
from R360

Albergo for Backpackers

3 Reviews
Sleeps 65 in 33 rooms

Albergo for Backpackers is situated in the most amazing spot in Plettenberg Bay. The beach, shops, restaurants and nightlife are all...
Albergo for Backpackers is situated in the most amazing spot in Plettenberg Bay. The beach, shops, restaurants and nightlife are all within easy walking distance. Nothing can beat our stunning views from the balcony where dolphins and whales are often spotted cruising the beautiful bay of Plettenberg Bay.

We make a bonfire every night. Here we will teach you to master the art of a traditional South African outdoor braai. Our television room, with its satellite TV for movie and sport addicts, bar and pool table are located away from the sleeping areas.

At Albergo’s One Stop Action Shop we offer information about all the activities in the area. A shuttle service is available for transport to the various activities.

Plettenberg Bay has the most gorgeous beaches, and idyllic surf spots. We have surfboards for hire and body boards available for free. Then come back to relax in our huge garden with its swinging hammocks and luscious green grass.

We run our own Internet Cafe with a fast ADSL connection, Wi-Fi, VOIP, Webcams and much more.
from R260

Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm

2 Reviews
Sleeps 29 in 8 rooms

Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm is nestled in the fertile valley of Dwarsriver, 10 minutes’ drive...
Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm is nestled in the fertile valley of Dwarsriver, 10 minutes’ drive from Ladismith at the foot of the legendary Towerkop, the second highest mountain peak in the Western Cape, and surrounded by spectacular fruit orchards and wine and table grape vineyards.

Oaksrest Vineyards Guest Farm welcomes the tired soul of the travelling guest. The unhurried pace of country life, splendor and natural beauty of the Klein Karoo, great hospitality and the crisp feel of fresh air will again invigorate and awaken the fire inside.

Oaksrest Vineyards is a three star graded working wine and table grape guest farm and is a versatile venue. It doesn’t only cater as accommodation, but is also a superb venue for different functions; from weddings, birthdays and reunions to seminars and year \-end functions.

The farm has also played host to several successful school leadership and youth camps, and offers a choice of bed and breakfast, self-catering and back packing accommodation which caters for up to a group of 42.
from R300

Forty8 Backpackers Hotel

3 Reviews
Sleeps 54 in 49 rooms

Welcome to Forty8 Backpackers Hotel. It is a luxurious and affordable backpackers hotel located right in the heart of Cape Town's Central...
Welcome to Forty8 Backpackers Hotel. It is a luxurious and affordable backpackers hotel located right in the heart of Cape Town's Central Business District. It is located near to Long Street in Cape Town, which is renowned for it's abundance of street shops, cafe's, bars, pubs, clubs and restaurants.

Forty8 Backpackers is well known for its unique elegance, you won't find trendier economical accommodation near Cape Town's hotspots than our comfortable backpackers hotel. We cater for all travellers from solo or groups visiting Cape Town domestically or internationally as we have rooms to accommodate up to 50 people.

Our backpackers hotel is newly refurbished and modernized. We focus on great service, a clean space, safety and a friendly attitude. When you travel to Cape Town make sure to visit us.

We cater for adventurers of all ages including backpackers, students and groups and we have taken special care to cater for our guests needs. You will find a well-catered for environment to make your stay hassle free. We have a snack bar, free internet access, including Wi-Fi, a communal lounge and kitchen, laundry facilities and free tea and coffee.

Forty8 Backpackers has six Dormitories ranging from four-beds, six-beds, 10-beds and 12-beds in a bedroom and three Private Double bedrooms. A Dormitory room consists of double bunk beds and the Double Room with double beds. The bathrooms are shared one for the females and the other for the males.

We are open 24-hours, 365-days a year. At the reception you can obtain travel information, tour bookings, safety boxes and there is a laundry service. We have our own shuttle services that offer door-to-door pick-up and drop-off, meet and greet services at Cape Town International Airport, tours and transfers to and from different places and destinations.
from R440

Cape St Francis Resort – Club Break

7 Reviews
Sleeps 116 in 26 rooms

Cape St Francis, with it's historic Seal Point Lighthouse, is a tranquil Eco destination. This...
Cape St Francis, with it's historic Seal Point Lighthouse, is a tranquil Eco destination. This pristine beach, the mild temperature and the longest sunshine hours on the South African Coast ensure a relaxed all year round destination. Action or leisure, the choices are varied, exciting and endless. Explore the canals by boat, venture onto the Kromme River, experience a game of golf on one of the surrounding golf courses, the St Francis Bay Golf Club or the recently opened St Francis Links, surf the endless summer, charter a fishing vessel or do it on the rocks.

This area is the ideal base camp enabling you to visit nearby Addo Elephant Park, Baviaans Wildernes Area, Shamwari Game Reserve, Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours, and the Kouga Cultural Centre or experience the ultimate thrill of Bloukrans bungy jumping. From this most southern point one is centrally situated to experience all the Eastern Cape has to offer. Experience it's charm and you will want to return again and again.
from R900

Monzi Safaris

3 Reviews
Sleeps 52 in 13 rooms

Monzi Safaris Tented Camp offers 13 luxury tents with en-suite bathrooms. Cool down in our large pool while the fire is going in the...
Monzi Safaris Tented Camp offers 13 luxury tents with en-suite bathrooms. Cool down in our large pool while the fire is going in the barbecue area.

Prepare your meal in our fully stocked outdoor kitchen or dine at one of the many restaurants surrounding our camp. Experience St Lucia at its best.

All guests share the large kitchen which is fully equipped with gas stoves, hotplates and crockery. Wi-Fi access is available through the tented camp.
from R806

The Suntouched Inn

8 Reviews
Sleeps 16 in 5 rooms

Offering unique Bed and Breakfast style accommodation in the tranquil country village of Napier, The Suntouched Inn is the ideal base from...
Offering unique Bed and Breakfast style accommodation in the tranquil country village of Napier, The Suntouched Inn is the ideal base from which to explore the Cape Overberg region.

The Suntouched Inn offers stylishly decorated double en-suite, twin and family rooms, inspired by our travels. We provide delicious breakfasts, which are included in our rates. We also have wonderful old barn, which has been converted into a self-catering cottage on the premises, sleeping up to six people. Guests are welcome to relax by our swimming pool and make use of our braai facilities or dine in our fully licensed restaurant and lounge bar.

The Suntouched Inn is truly a place to relax, feel at home, yet away from it all, less than two hours’ drive from Cape Town, and only 30 minutes to the beautiful beaches of Arniston, Struisbaai, and Cape Agulhas. Hermanus and Gansbaai are 40 minutes’ drive away. Our local activities include horse riding, hiking, and mountain biking, or just sitting on the verandah and watching the country life roll by. We are also very proud of our village's very own Napier Brewery.
from R650

Mac Mac Forest Retreat

29 Reviews
Sleeps 284 in 41 rooms

Mac Mac Forest Retreat is centrally situated between Sabie, 15 km away from Mac Mac, Graskop and Pilgrim's Rest, in the picturesque...
Mac Mac Forest Retreat is centrally situated between Sabie, 15 km away from Mac Mac, Graskop and Pilgrim's Rest, in the picturesque Mpumalanga Escarpment area. The resort used to be a forestry station, but in 1999 Coen and Sonja Vermaak took over Mac Mac and started renting out the self-catering forestry houses.

The view of Mauchberg, the tranquil atmosphere, beautiful surroundings, and a central base to explore the popular escarpment area and Kruger National Park became known with time. The accommodation became more and more popular, and Mac Mac Forest Retreat underwent constant upgrading. A cosy and intimate bar was added, a swimming pool was put in, and some activities were added.

The self-catering houses feature a kitchen with cutlery, crockery, stove, fridge, an indoor fireplace, and outdoor barbecue facilities. Bedding is supplied, however guests will have to supply their own towels. The houses do not have TVs inside, but there is a warm, cosy pub on the premises equipped with DStv.
from R140

St Lucia Accommodation

Sleeps 14 in 9 rooms

Situated within the Monzi Golf Estate, St Lucia Accommodation offers guests a comfortable and affordable stay in Monzi which is just 10...
Situated within the Monzi Golf Estate, St Lucia Accommodation offers guests a comfortable and affordable stay in Monzi which is just 10 minutes away from St Lucia. It is the perfect stopover on your way to exploring the North Coast.

There are three comfortably furnished rooms available, of which some have views of the tropical garden. Rooms have single-, bunk- and double beds. There is a distinctive African-inspired design which can be seen in the natural stone floors and the neutral colour décor in the rooms.

There is a fully equipped kitchen available for all your self-catering needs, but meals can be provided on request at an additional cost. A large outside braai area provides the ideal space to appreciate the weather and enjoy a delicious meal. Relax with a drink from the bar while unwinding in the Jacuzzi or in the rock pool.

Nature lovers are in for a real treat as your hosts will organise a variety of activities such as a boat cruises to observe hippos and crocodiles, game drives to view a variety of bird- and wild life, and cultural tours. Water sport activities can also be arranged and these include kayaking and deep-sea fishing. Seasonal whale-watching and turtle-viewing excursions are not to be missed and will prove to be a highlight of your stay.
from R340

Isinkwe Backpackers Bushcamp

8 Reviews
Sleeps 56 in 37 rooms

Isinkwe Backpackers Bush Camp is nestled within 22 hectares of lush, indigenous coastal bush, 15 Km...
Isinkwe Backpackers Bush Camp is nestled within 22 hectares of lush, indigenous coastal bush, 15 Km from Hluhluwe-KwaZulu Natal.

As you arrive at Isinkwe Backpackers Bush camp, you are greeted by friendly, shady trees, forming a tranquil hide-away, as well as an excellent base from where to explore the many famous wildlife destinations in the area, including Hluhluwe/Imfolozi Game Reserve and the Greater St. Lucia Wetlands Park.

Accommodation options include a Self-Catering Tree Cabin, ensuite double rooms, standard double rooms, family rooms, dormitories and camping.

We offer dinners and breakfasts, served from our canteen next to our swimming pool and BBQ area.

Note: The point shown on the map is the entrance to Isinkwe Backpackers Bush camp and there is a large entrance-way with signs. From there they will drive along our entrance road to the camp.
from R250

Misty Mountain Reserve

31 Reviews
Sleeps 47 in 13 rooms

Experience the unique transformation from busy city life to the place of "many waters", as the Tsitsikamma is so aptly named by the...
Experience the unique transformation from busy city life to the place of "many waters", as the Tsitsikamma is so aptly named by the Khoisan. The Tsitsikamma on the Garden Route, one of the world’s most beautiful coastlines, harbors a delicately balanced marine ecosystem. Misty Mountain Reserve nestles within the heart of this area, bordering the famous Tsitsikamma National Park, the largest marine reserve in South Africa.

Misty Mountain Reserve, easily reached in a one and a half hour drive from Port Elizabeth on the Garden Route, is situated 230m above sea level on the edge of a dramatic escarpment. Misty boasts uninterrupted, breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean, Tsitsikamma Mountains and indigenous forest. The beauty of the area, with our chalets nestled on the edge of the indigenous forest overlooking magnificent sea views, has enhanced our reputation as the perfect break away. Whether it’s a family holiday, honeymoon, think tank or adventure breakaway, we will ensure to make your stay a most memorable one.

Misty Mountain Reserve and the surrounding area offer you:-

Mountain biking:Ride our four well-marked jeep track routes through the forest. These range from a 8.7km family ride to a 65km adventure challenge with breathtaking scenery, diverse conditions and technical sections for those who are really enthusiastic about mountain biking.

Tranquility yet Adventure - Get the best of both worlds: River tubing, bungee jumping, flying fox slide, canopy tours and much more. Ideal for the adventurous team building and staff breakaways. Misty Mountain Reserve and surrounding area provides a wide range of activities for individuals, the whole family or groups. Enjoy relaxing scenic walks, bird watching, fishing, excursions to Monkeyland and Birds of Eden, or your choice of more energetic activities. Please peruse our attraction page to view all the attractions at Misty and the surrounding area.

Hiking: The Dolphin Trail is a magical three day coastal hike through the Tsitsikamma Forest. No need for heavy rucksacks, your gear is transported between overnight stops for your convenience. Experienced guides help you derive the maximum interest from this unforgettable experience.

Accommodation: Misty Mountain Reserve has a range of elegantly equipped wooden chalets ranging from luxury, superior and family, all with panoramic views of the Indian Ocean, Tsitsikamma Mountains and indigenous forest. Ideal for honeymoons and conferences! Additional facilities include a restaurant/bar, lounge, dining room, swimming pool, braai facilities and so much more.
from R1000

Bushwhacked

2 Reviews
Sleeps 11 in 4 rooms

Bushwhacked is a self-catering house in Barberton, focused on accommodating wildlife orientated people, especially guides and lodge staff...
Bushwhacked is a self-catering house in Barberton, focused on accommodating wildlife orientated people, especially guides and lodge staff as a place to recuperate on their time off. Bushwhacked is situated on the edge of town backing onto an uninhabited valley, with spectacular views.

Accommodation is offered in basic, clean and comfortable double rooms, all of which have access to a communal kitchen, lounge and dining area. The rooms each have a name, so once you know Bushwhacked you can request the room that you prefer. Linen and bath towels are provided.

The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering, and the lounge area features a TV and a DVD player. There is also a braai area with amazing views over the valley. Your hosts live on the property, in ‘The Woodshed’ in the back garden. There are two mountain bikes available for guests to use, as well as an air-rifle so guides can practise on the homemade range.

Bushwhacked is situated just outside the old gold rush town of Barberton which has a rich history, a lot of which can still be seen and explored. The house is set in the foothills of the Makonjwa Mountains just 40 minutes from Nelspruit. This is a welcoming, comfortable and affordable place for likeminded people to relax on their time off, or use as a stopover on your way to a destination.

If you walk about the back door of Bushwacked and up the mountain you’ll have a wooded valley all to yourself where you can spot a variety of animal species and bird life. There is also a well-known birding area, a pocket of indigenous forest, known as 'Pedlars bush', close by.
from R350
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Backpacker Apartments

Sleeps 33 in 7 rooms

Secret Season   Backpacking with a difference, the Backpacker Apartments is in Plettenberg Bay and comprises five apartments. Here a 100m stroll leads you...
Backpacking with a difference, the Backpacker Apartments is in Plettenberg Bay and comprises five apartments. Here a 100m stroll leads you to the shops, restaurants and pubs of Plettenberg Bay’s Main Street. While Central Beach is a short walk away.

For the more private traveller or those who want some me time, our double apartments are just what you need. For those who do not mind sharing we have three dorm style apartments fitted with bunk beds.

Each apartment has a private entrance, a fully equipped for self-catering kitchen, a bathroom, Satellite TV, free Wi-Fi and tea and coffee.
from R320

Altona Lodge

11 Reviews
Sleeps 39 in 16 rooms

Relax, refresh and revive at this vibrant hostel in the heart of Cape Town’s lively Green Point area. In addition to having a unique vibe,...
Relax, refresh and revive at this vibrant hostel in the heart of Cape Town’s lively Green Point area. In addition to having a unique vibe, it is also only five minutes from the City Centre and is ideally located close to some of Cape Town’s most famous beaches and attractions.

Nestled in the shadow of Signal Hill and Table Mountain, this 19th-century lodge provides two areas for relaxing and socializing, as well as a palm-lined front garden. An easy-going atmosphere and friendly staff will help you make the most of your Cape Town experience.

The Cape Town Stadium is a mere 800 m from us with the V & A Waterfront and Sea Point only a 15 to 20-minute walk away.
from R450

Jacobs Bay Backpackers "The Plot"

3 Reviews
Sleeps 36 in 13 rooms

Jacobs Bay Backpackers "The Plot" is situated at Jacobsbaai on the Cape West Coast, 160 km north of...
Jacobs Bay Backpackers "The Plot" is situated at Jacobsbaai on the Cape West Coast, 160 km north of Cape Town.

We can sleep up to 30 people in Double Rooms and dorms. Our facilities include a fully equipped kitchen, a lapa with a big screen TV, indoor and outdoor braai areas and an indoor bar. We are a great venue for bachelors, birthday parties, small weddings and team building. There is a projector and music system available; and hot showers and bedding are included.

Jacobsbaai is situated midway between Vredenburg and Saldanha Bay and is an isolated traditional Cape West Coast village. Most of the roads are gravel roads which keeps traffic at a snail's pace; this has resulted in a peaceful little resort town ideal for a weekend getaway or relaxing holiday.
from R280

African Array Backpackers Lodge

4 Reviews
Sleeps 46 in 28 rooms

African Array Backpackers Lodge is nestled between a biometry of fynbos on a high cliff overlooking...
African Array Backpackers Lodge is nestled between a biometry of fynbos on a high cliff overlooking a beautiful valley with spectacular mountain and ocean views. Relax on the deck and enjoy the beautiful view while watching the fish eagles dive into the Roodfontein Dam.

The sunsets and sunrises are not to be missed while staying at African Array; you feel like you are miles from civilization even though town is close by. Laze in the hammocks scattered around the garden under trees and hidden from everyone else, so you can have a nice relaxed time without being bugged. We offer free Wi-Fi on the whole property. For those guests who don't have their own laptop or smart phone, we have a terminal in the reception you are welcome to use.

Breakfast, lunch and dinner can be ordered off a menu at the bar and the beers are always cold. We will serve traditional meals at night and must be ordered before 4 pm that day to provide good food at a reasonable time. Should you like to cater for yourself, we have a fully equipped kitchen making it easy and comfortable.

Activities at African Array include bungee jumping from the highest bridge in the Southern Hemisphere, swim with seals, dive with sharks, skydive over one of the world's most beautiful drop zones, sea kayaking or rent a boat and picnic on the side of the Keurbooms River and hiking. Go horse riding in a game reserve or visit one of the many world-renowned animal sanctuaries.
from R320
Located on the first floor, up a flight of stairs, the Cape Dutch Quarters Tulbagh Travellers Lodge...
Located on the first floor, up a flight of stairs, the Cape Dutch Quarters Tulbagh Travellers Lodge offers guests spacious accommodation in clean, well-decorated, bright and sunny rooms.

For your convenience and pleasure, there is a large open-plan communal kitchen and lounge with sofas, satellite TV and CD/MP3 player, as well as cards, board games and free wireless Internet access.

The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering. Our comfortable spring mattresses are complemented by good quality linen and bedding, which is changed according to the season. All linen is provided, as are both bath and pool towels. A light continental breakfast of toast, cereals and fruit is served either in the kitchen upstairs or at the pool lapa.

Laze the day away at the Quarter's swimming pool or catch a tan on the roof terrace before enjoying a sundowner while watching Tulbagh's Witzenburg mountain range turn from pink to purple.
from R500

Step-Aside George Conference Centre

5 Reviews
Sleeps 68 in 62 rooms

Ideally situated 2 km outside of George, this beautiful conference centre is located at the foot of...
Ideally situated 2 km outside of George, this beautiful conference centre is located at the foot of the majestic Outeniqua Mountains.

Although only a few minutes drive from the center of George and only 10 minutes from the airport, one immediately picks up on the tranquil and relaxed farm feeling. We cater for weddings and conferences of up to 150 guests. Also on offer are self-catering functions for school and sports groups.

Accommodation comprises three dormitories and a flat that can sleep up to 60 guests, and one family chalet that can sleep up to nine guests and also contains a fully-equipped kitchen and living area. An upmarket twin suite with DStv is also on offer.
from R320

Hodge Podge Lodge Backpackers

9 Reviews
Sleeps 162 in 31 rooms

Hodge Podge Lodge Backpackers is set against the Magaliesberg Mountain Range and offers...
Hodge Podge Lodge Backpackers is set against the Magaliesberg Mountain Range and offers accommodation for tourists looking to relax in a tranquil environment.

The wooden cottages and dorms are styled to meet the needs of individual guests and groups. The backpackers has a very unique bar in the communal lapa called the Middle Of The Road Taste. The bar blends a bit of old and new as well as the comfort of Rhodesian Teak tables with directors’ chairs. With pool and poker table, Wi-Fi access, and a swimming pool, Hodge Podge is a backpacker's paradise.

Surrounded by a beautiful garden, Hodge can accommodate up to 130 guests. Meals are catered for upon request. African food is a specialty including the traditional potjiekos, all prepared on an open fire.
from R370

Vicbay Surfari Lodge & Backpackers

16 Reviews
Sleeps 48 in 25 rooms

Vicbay Surfari Lodge & Backpackers is situated on the way to the famous Victoria Bay beach near...
Vicbay Surfari Lodge & Backpackers is situated on the way to the famous Victoria Bay beach near George along the Garden Route. From here you can discover the whole Garden Route area up to Oudtshoorn in the Klein Karoo.

There are plenty of activities to keep you entertained, both indoors and out. Take advantage of Victoria Bay’s great surfing beach to learn how to surf or master your technique. Situated in a coastal forest, within walking distance from the beach, it is a unique experience which will appeal to the adventurous traveller, nature lover, surfer, and families.

At the end of the day, watch TV in the lounge or challenge your friends and family to a game of pool or table tennis.

We are currently undertaking building and renovations at Vicbay Surfari.We are building a new lounge, bar and entertainment area. Expected completion will be end of June 2014. The building is not disruptive for the current entertainment areas, the problem exist from building noises from time to time during working hours. We apologize for any inconvenience.
from R450
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