Rooms and Rates


Spanish Reed

(1 room)

Room information


  x 9 (main is Single)
  Communal Bathroom


Description: Spanish Reed is the name of a local indigenous bamboo. Our dorms are designed in a unique African theme. They are very spacious and comfortable, and there is a ceiling fan in each. These airy rooms share a common balcony overlooking the ocean. They are situated close to our shower and toilet facilities, and you are welcome to make use of our well-stocked communal kitchen. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fan
  • No Smoking
  • View
  • Bed Linen supplied

Shakti & Shiva Cottage

(2 rooms)

Room information


  x 1 (Double)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)


Description: Shakti & Shiva stand side-by-side near the top of the hill at Amapondo. They boast incredible ocean views especially from the private balcony. Each cottage is self-catering. Open the sliding doors from the balcony into a comfortable bedroom with a large double bed, and an ensuite bathroom just behind. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Bar Fridge
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied

Terraced Camp Site with Stunning Ocean Views

(1 room)

Room information


  x 1


Description: We have a great campsite set on a terraced hill surrounded by dense African jungle. Find your ideal spot, with a view of the beach of course, and ideally near one of our garden lights. Pitch your tent close enough to our communal shower and toilet block, and close enough to the bar so you don’t have far to walk. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • View

Family Room

(2 rooms)

Room information


  x 3 (main is Double or Twin)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)


Description: Our family rooms are each designed in their own unique Africanised-Style. They are spacious and each have one double bed and two single beds.There is a wall fan in each room. These airy rooms share a common balcony overlooking the ocean. They are situated close to the shower and toilet facilities, and you are welcome to make use of our well-stocked communal kitchen. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fan
  • Bed Linen supplied

Double Room

(2 rooms)

Room information


  x 1 (Double)
  Communal Bathroom


Description: Our double rooms are each designed in their own unique Africanised-Style. They are spacious and each have a double bed. There is a wall fan in each room. These airy rooms share a common balcony overlooking the ocean. They are situated close to the shower and toilet facilities, and you are welcome to make use of our well-stocked communal kitchen. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • No Smoking
  • Bed Linen supplied

Wamkilekile Dorm

(1 room)

Room information


  x 1 (Single)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)


Description: Wamkilekile means ‘Welcome’ in the local indigenous language of Xhosa. Our comfortable spacious Wamkilekile dorm is designed in a quirky African theme. This airy room share a common balcony overlooking the ocean. It is situated close to our shower and toilet facilities, and you are welcome to make use of our well-stocked communal kitchen. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • View
  • Bed Linen supplied

Crystal House

(1 room)

Room information


  x 3 (main is Double or Twin)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)


Description: Crystal House will align your chakras and refresh your soul with its breath taking views, fresh ocean breeze and spectacular 180° panoramic glass frontage. Prepare to be blown away by the awesome view from up here. Crystal House has been designed with a crystal in mind, and is hexagonal in shape. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • Fan
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied

Turtle Cove Cottage

(1 room)

Room information


  x 1 (Queen)
  Ensuite Bathroom (Bath and Shower)


Description: The Turtle Cove is our most magnificent cottage. The upstairs master bedroom contains a bath with a view that would be hard to match anywhere. This impressive double-story house sleeps up to 5 people comfortably. It boasts stunning ocean views both from the upstairs master bedroom as well as downstairs from the living room and balcony. Read More ›
Facilities:
  • Balcony
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied

Reviews of Amapondo Backpacker Lodge

(See all 10 reviews)

"Good reviews "

(South Africa) Sunilduth | 28 December 2018

"The place is wonderful we loved the scenery and the trips we had around the area the traffic was busy put the police was always there to guide the traffic it has beautiful beaches and reserves to go to it was a beautiful place.
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"Awesome backpackers"

(South Africa) Steven Cooke | 25 June 2014

"Awesome place, awesome vibe, awesome hosts. We really enjoyed our stay there!

We arrived after the shops closed so the hosts arranged charcoal, braai meat etc for us which was great!

Just watch out for the speed bumps going into Port St Johns itself, they are dangerous and not marked ..."

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"Awesome place, awesome vibe, awesome hosts. We really enjoyed our stay there!

We arrived after the shops closed so the hosts arranged charcoal, braai meat etc for us which was great!

Just watch out for the speed bumps going into Port St Johns itself, they are dangerous and not marked at all!"

Facilities


Languages:
English Afrikaans Xhosa
Environment:
At the Beach Forest
Dining:
A la carte Menu offered Restaurant on premises Caters for Vegetarian
Leisure facilities:
Bar on premises Braai / Barbecue Horse Riding Pool Table Walking / Hiking
General:
Laundry Service Pets permitted by agreement Parking available Safe available
In some rooms:
  • Balcony
  • Bar Fridge
  • Fan
  • No Smoking
  • Safe
  • Tea and Coffee
  • View
  • Fully Equipped
  • Bed Linen supplied
  • Towels

Policies


Check-in:
14:00
Check-out:
10:00
Kids policy:
Children are charged as adults.
Pets:
Pets are allowed on prior arrangement

Contact Details


Contact Amapondo Backpacker Lodge directly. Send them an email.


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