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About Tube 'n Axe Backpackers Lodge

Tube 'n Axe is situated in the quaint Storms River Village, surrounded by the fantastic mountains and forested gorges of the Tsitsikamma.
The lodge boasts a range of comfortable and affordable accommodation with inviting double rooms, an elevated bush camp, large dorm beds and plenty of secluded camp sites.
A vibey African bush style restaurant, entertainment and bar area equipped with big screen satellite TV, pool table, table soccer and bungee chords for those about to jump, will ensure that evenings are filled with fun!
On quiet nights you can nestle up in a quiet garden hammock or curl up on the couch in front of the fireplace. Or play a game of Cluedo, Pictionary, Scrabble, 30 Seconds, Monopoly, Pick-up-stix...
Friendly staff will point you in the right direction as you prepare to take on the Blackwater Tubing, World’s Highest Bungee, Waterfall Zip Slides, Canopy Tours, Snorkeling, Mountain Biking and a host of other fantastic adventures that the Tsitsikamma has to offer.

  • Response Rate: 100%
  • Response Time: 25 hours
  • Type: Backpacker
  • Includes: Self-catering
  • Sleeps: 707
  • Check-in: 02:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 10 Reviews


  • Laundry Facilities*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Braai/Barbecue

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Dutch
  • German
  • Xhosa (isiXhosa)
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

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                                                                      Reviews for Tube 'n Axe Backpackers Lodge

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                                                                      Shane Hodges, South Africa
                                                                      12 August 2015

                                                                      I have stayed at Tube & Axe a number of times. It is always clean and pleasant. I really like their new addition of the swimming pool and deck area as well as the protected fire pit area, although this tends to get very smokey at night.The staff are always friendly and helpful at Tube 'n Axe. 

                                                                      Jenna Bowden, South Africa
                                                                      13 January 2015

                                                                      Our ensuite room was very nice and clean, but the communal kitchen was an absolute unhygienic mess which was very off putting to use. We would not stay here again.

                                                                      malene loots, South Africa
                                                                      14 December 2014

                                                                      We thoroughly enjoyed it, beautiful view and room very nice as well as staff. will definitely stay there again.

                                                                      monika Jooste, Australia
                                                                      14 January 2014

                                                                      The room with en suite for the family was sufficient.The booking did have a hiccup. They don't seem to be using safari now anymore. Had to pay in due to this which added to the initial cost. But it was not too excessive.

                                                                      Wynand Killian, South Africa
                                                                      03 September 2012

                                                                      One of the best weekend getaways we had in a long time, nice clean facilities, good people and lots of activities to do! We had a great stay! Thank you tube and axe!

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                                                                      Tube 'n Axe Backpackers Lodge Map

                                                                      Tube 'n Axe Backpackers Lodge is 0.3km from the centre of Stormsriver Village , the nearest airport 166.9km (George Airport).
                                                                      *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling

                                                                      Things to do in and around Stormsriver Village

                                                                      The Big Tree

                                                                      (1.8 km from Stormsriver Village)

                                                                      1 review

                                                                      The Big Tree in the Tsitsikamma stretches its distinctive yellowwood leaves skywards, towering over the other trees in the canopy. This tree is estimated to be between 600 and 800 years old, and stands 36,6 m tall with a trunk circumference of 9m. A...

                                                                      Otter Trail

                                                                      (6 km from Stormsriver Village)

                                                                      1 review

                                                                      South Africa’s most frequently hiked trail is so popular that bookings need to be made at least a year in advance – but don’t let that stop you. The dramatic setting of luxuriant Tsitsikamma forest meeting the rugged Indian Ocean coastline in the...

                                                                      Kayak and Lilo Adventure

                                                                      (6 km from Stormsriver Village)

                                                                      1 review

                                                                      The two-hour Kayak and Lilo Adventure takes guests up the Storms River and under the famous Storms River Suspension Bridge. The trip offers magnificent views of the gorge, river and ocean in the marine protected area. This fun adventure is...

                                                                      Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours

                                                                      (0.9 km from Stormsriver Village)

                                                                      2 reviews

                                                                      Monkey about and zip between the tree tops for a unique forest experience. Situated in the magnificent Tsitsikamma Forest, the Tsitsikamma Canopy Tour was the first tree top canopy tour to be developed in South Africa. Combining a generous shot...