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About Jacobs Bay Backpackers - The Plot

The Plot provides various accommodation types and each unit is nestled amongst landscaped gardens. Book a double room, an A-frame tent, the Stone Cottage or share a dorm. Ablutions include toilets and showers and the kitchen is also shared. Scattered around the units are ample braai areas and indoor bar and entertainment areas. The Plot is available to be exclusively hired and accommodates up to 43 guests for sleeping. Camping sites are available with electricity provided.

The Plot includes the Jacobs Bay Backpackers, The Pixie and Fairy Village, The West Coast Labyrinth and the Succulent Nursery and is located just 400m from the beach. It is an ideal venue and accommodation for family get-togethers, weddings, weekend getaways and corporate events. There are plenty of private areas for entertaining for groups and couples. Facilities include female and male ablutions and a communal kitchen. There is a play area for kids and our front office can arrange any local tours. The shop sells ice, firewood and the gift and curio shop sell fairies, pixies, dreamcatchers and kiddies’ toys. The Succulent Nursery sells a wide variety of cacti, succulents, native plants and rock art. The new West Coast Labyrinth is free for visitors to walk and enjoy.

Jacobs Bay is situated between popular tourism towns of Langebaan and Paternoster. This authentic West Coast village is wrapped around seven pristine bays and beaches. This area is a favourite amongst, fishermen, surfers, birdwatchers, hikers and nature lovers. The Plot is situated in the Cape West Coast Biosphere Reserve and many wildlife species can be seen along the way in the wild or along the nature reserves and private animal parks. The coastline provides scenic hiking trails with magnificent views of the ocean. Guests enjoy day trips to nearby national parks, towns and historical places such as the West Coast Fossil Park on Langebaanweg. Wine lovers enjoy the Darling Wine Route and nature lovers, the West Coast National Park. Fishermen can fish along the Jacobs Bay coast, the Langebaan Lagoon, Swartriet beaches and the Berg River. The Plot is a perfect stopover for guests traveling to and from Namibia on the N7. Peak flower season is between the 15th of August until 15th September and The Plot is the ideal place to live amongst this incredible display of nature.

Beach: Located only 400m to the beach. Seven scenic bays which are great for hiking, fishing and surfing.

Wedding Venues: Our venue is perfect for intimate weddings up to 100 people. Our lush gardens and entertaining areas provide a natural space for your special day. We can assist with wedding arrangements and hiring of equipment and furniture.

Family friendly: Child friendly areas with a playground and plenty of safe space to run around. On-site is the new West Coast Labyrinth (Free) and The Pixie & Fairy Village (Nominal Charge), a lapa area with a TV and pool table and plenty of braai and picnic areas.

Romantic: Romantic couples love the close proximity to the beach & spending time around campfires under the stars at night. Popular towns to visit are Paternoster & Langebaan. An ideal location for intimate weddings.

Covid Safety Approved: All guests are checked in and temperature checked. Sanitiser is available and all rooms are sanitised between guests.

Facilities

  • Garden
  • Braai/Barbecue
  • Beach
  • Pet Friendly*
  • Indoor Fireplace
  • Hiking
  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities
  • Parking on Premises
  • Romantic
  • Cosy
  • 24H. Check In
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Bathroom
  • Double bed
  • Double/Twin rooms
  • Express check in
  • Fridge
  • Kitchen
  • Shower
  • Special offers
  • Covid Safety Approved
  • Kids Stay Free
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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Afrikaans

Grading

  • No TGCSA Grading
* Please enquire for further details.

Important Information

A 50% deposit is payable upon confirmation and the balance is due at least two weeks before arrival.

Availability and pricing

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  • Chaplin 7 Bed Dormitory Chaplin 7 Bed Dormitory Sleeps 1 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 7 The Chaplin sleeps up to 7 guests. Guests have access to shared bathrooms, the kitchen, braai and entertainment areas,... see more Features:  Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Bunk beds, Single beds, Garden views see more Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Bunk beds, Single beds, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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      • Camping Site Camping Site Sleeps 4 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 7 7 Campsites available for guests who wish to bring their own camping equipment. Electricity is provided and guests have... see more Features:  Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Garden views, Wi-Fi
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          • Charlie 6 Bed Dormitory Charlie 6 Bed Dormitory Sleeps 1 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 6 Charlie Dormitory sleeps up to 6 guests. Guests have access to shared bathrooms, the kitchen, braai and entertainment... see more Features:  Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Bunk beds, Single beds, Garden views see more Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Bunk beds, Single beds, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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              • Birds Nest 4 Bed Dormitory Birds Nest 4 Bed Dormitory Sleeps 1 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 4 The Birds Nest Dormitory sleeps up to 4 guests. Guests have access to shared bathrooms, the kitchen, braai and entertain... see more Features:  Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds, Garden views see more Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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                  • Double Room Double Room Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 3 The Double rooms have a double bed and guests have access to shared bathrooms, the kitchen, braai and entertainment area... see more Features:  Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Garden views, Wi-Fi see more Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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                      • Twin Room Twin Room Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 2 The Twin Rooms sleep up to 2 guests. 2 Single beds and guests have access to shared bathrooms, the kitchen, braai and... see more Features:  Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds, Garden views see more Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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                          • A-Frame Double Glamping Tent A-Frame Double Glamping Tent Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering Rooms / Units: 2 The A-Frame Glamping Tents are situated on their own sites with electricity. Each site has a private entertainment and... see more Features:  Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Garden views see more Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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                              • The Stone House The Stone House Sleeps 3 Includes: Self-catering The Stone House is one of the most popular units with one double bed and one single bed. Guests have access to shared... see more Features:  Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds see more Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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                                  • A-Frame Tent with Ensuite A-Frame Tent with Ensuite Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering This A-Frame tent with Ensuite has a double bed, its own bathroom and braai area. Guests have access to the kitchen,... see more Features:  Double beds, Private bathroom, En-suite, Shower only, Fireplace, Balcony/patio see more Double beds, Private bathroom, En-suite, Shower only, Fireplace, Balcony/patio, Self-catering, Outdoor shower, Garden views, Wi-Fi
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                                      • A-Frame Triple Glamping Tent A-Frame Triple Glamping Tent Sleeps 3 Includes: Self-catering The A-Frame Glamping Tents are situated on their own sites with electricity. Each site has a private entertainment and... see more Features:  Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds see more Double beds, Shared bathroom, Fireplace, Self-catering, Separate toilet, Single beds, Garden views, Wi-Fi, No Smoking in Rooms
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                                          • A-Frame Twin Glamping Tent A-Frame Twin Glamping Tent Sleeps 2 Includes: Self-catering The A-Frame Glamping Tents are situated on their own sites with electricity. Each site has its own private entertainment... see more
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                                              Reviews for Jacobs Bay Backpackers - The Plot

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                                              Alfriddo Jacobs
                                              20 August 2020

                                              Very neat and comfortable. Would definitely book again.

                                              John Marler
                                              13 March 2019

                                              Pleasure to be able to relax albeit just for the evening - we were "lucky" in that nobody else there and we had the place to ourselves.Staff very helpful

                                              Giuliano Giacovazzi
                                              12 August 2018

                                              This place is a gemThe facilities are fantastic and unbelievably uniqueReally something specialOur hosts are new friends and soo welcoming BUT what blew my mind out of my head was the fairy garden after a wake n bakeI’m coming back with reinforcements soon

                                              Milicia
                                              23 April 2018

                                              Thanks so much for a peaceful and serene venue

                                              Mare Ascott
                                              03 April 2018

                                              The overall layout was good. Love the chickens :-)

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                                              Jacobs Bay Backpackers - The Plot is 1.4km from the centre of Jacobs Bay , the nearest airport 136.4km (Cape Town International Airport).
                                              *Distances are shown as the crow flies and not necessarily the actual travelling