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from R120 Single
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Response Time
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Description

The Hippo Backpackers is an owner-managed lodge situated on Richmond Hill in Port Elizabeth. Homely and hearty, the Hippo is located in a central area of town, within easy reach of trendy restaurants and pubs.

The Hippo Backpackers offers accommodation in three six-bed dormitory rooms, three twin rooms and two double rooms. The twin and double rooms contain en-suite bathrooms.

The Hippo Backpackers features braai facilities, a swimming pool, a pub and entertainment area with a pool table and DStv. We have a laundry service, and broadband Wi-Fi internet connection. Secure parking is also available.

Facilities

  • Satellite TV*
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

We do not accept guests under 18 without prior arrangement with management.
All rates include a free breakfast of toast with spreads, tea and coffee.
Please provide your expected time of arrival.
No single rooms available in high season.
No camping facilities.
No dogs please.

ON REQUEST
Thursday 11th September
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  • R450
  • Per Person:
  • R600
  • Per Unit:
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  • Minimum Stay:
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We offer two spacious and private double rooms, with en-suite bathrooms.
Bathroom Facilities En-suite Beds Double beds Other No Smoking in Rooms
 
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There are three six-bed dormitory rooms. Rates include a free breakfast of toast with spreads, tea and coffee.
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Reviews for The Hippo Backpackers

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04 January 2013

Thanks for the hospitality was a good experence for us,did enjoy staying at your facilities you make us feel very welcome. Thanks for all.

01 December 2011

Very good place to visit when with friends. Everyone stays together but with some sort of privacy. Great place.

30 November 2011

Great place for friends to enjoy each other's company. It opened our minds towards backpackers! We will surely recommend it to friends and colleagues.

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The Hippo Backpackers is 0.7km from the centre of Richmond Hill , the nearest airport 3km (Port Elizabeth Airport).

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