The Hippo Backpackers

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  • Description
  • Facilities
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.
  • Type: Backpacker, Bed and Breakfast
  • Sleeps: 26
  • Check-in: 01:00 PM
    Check-out: 10:00 AM
  • Reviews: 3
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Swimming Pool
  • Satellite TV*
  • Wi-Fi
  • No Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans
* Please enquire for further details.

3 Reviews on The Hippo Backpackers

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.


04 January 2013

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


01 December 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.


30 November 2011

Room information


Dormitory Rooms x 3

Includes: Room Only

There are three six-bed dormitory rooms. Rates include a free breakfast of toast with spreads, tea and coffee.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities Shared bathroom
Beds Bunk beds
Other No Smoking in Rooms, Self-catering

Double En-suite Rooms x 2

Includes: Room Only

We offer two spacious and private double rooms, with en-suite bathrooms.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Double beds
Other No Smoking in Rooms

Twin En-suite Rooms x 2

Includes: Room Only

We offer two spacious and private twin rooms, also with en-suite bathrooms.

Features available

Bathroom Facilities En-suite
Beds Twin beds
Other No Smoking in Rooms

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