Backpacker Apartments

Self Rated: 3.0 out of 5
5 High Street, Plettenberg Bay, 6600, South Africa
3.4 out of 5 rating 5 reviews TripAdvisor Rating: 3.4

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Property Details

Property Location

A stay at Backpacker Apartments places you in the heart of Plettenberg Bay, within a 15-minute walk of Plettenberg Bay Beach and St Peters Anglican Church. This hostel is 0.5 mi (0.8 km) from Old Timber Shed and 2.3 mi (3.7 km) from Radical Raptors.


Make yourself at home in one of the 5 guestrooms, featuring kitchenettes with refrigerators and microwaves. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include desks and coffee/tea makers, and housekeeping is provided on a limited basis.


Make use of convenient amenities, which include complimentary wireless Internet access and tour/ticket assistance.


At Backpacker Apartments, enjoy a satisfying meal at the restaurant.

Business, Other Amenities

Featured amenities include dry cleaning/laundry services and luggage storage. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and free self parking is available onsite.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

St Peters Anglican Church - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Old Timber Shed - 0.9 km / 0.5 mi
Plettenberg Bay Beach - 0.9 km / 0.6 mi
Radical Raptors - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Robberg Nature Reserve - 7.4 km / 4.6 mi
Garden Route National Park - 9.3 km / 5.8 mi
Garden Route Wolf Sanctuary - 11.2 km / 6.9 mi
Knysna Elephant Park - 11.5 km / 7.1 mi
Harkerville Saturday Village Market - 12.6 km / 7.8 mi
Jukani Wildlife Park - 13.5 km / 8.4 mi
Arch Rock - 14.3 km / 8.9 mi
Garden of Eden - 16.8 km / 10.4 mi
Lawnwood Snake Sanctuary - 18.7 km / 11.6 mi
Elephant Sanctuary - 23 km / 14.3 mi
Monkeyland - 23 km / 14.3 mi

The nearest airports are:
George (GRJ) - 102.8 km / 63.9 mi
Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 7.5 km / 4.7 mi

The preferred airport for Backpacker Apartments is George (GRJ).

Check-in time starts at 2pm. Check-out time is 10am.
Property Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

    Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available at scheduled times. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements. Check-in takes place at Amakaya Backpackers, 15 Park Lane (200 meters away). Please note that guests planning to arrive after 6 PM must notify the property in advance. Contact details can be found on the booking confirmation.

Important Information

Please note, there is important information about this property to know before you arrive.

  • This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • No pets and no service animals are allowed at this property.

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 800 per person (roundtrip)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

  • -Free self parking
  • -Free WiFi
  • -Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • -Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • -Designated smoking areas
  • -Tours/ticket assistance
  • -Front desk (limited hours)
  • -Restaurant
  • -Luggage storage
  • -Wheelchair accessible parking