About The Hippo Backpackers
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.
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.
The Hippo Backpackers Rooms
Reviews for The Hippo Backpackers4 guest reviews Reviews of
4.5 out of 5 stars
Brilliant...stayed for 6 nights the staff, amazing. Will go back there
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.
Very good place to visit when with friends. Everyone stays together but with some sort of privacy. Great place.
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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