Addo Members

The Aardvark

Eco friendly self-catering accommodation offering the discerning budget traveller a comfortable and sociable stay. Stay in our en-suite dorm rooms or safari tent. Prepare your meals in the well-equipped communal kitchen or enjoy our outdoor braai facilities or enjoy a fantastic meal on the premises at Hazel's organic restaurant. ..more

Woody Cape Backpackers & Holiday Resort

Come and relax, enjoy a slice of unspoilt unadvertised nature with a friendly smile and warm welcome. We are here to make your stay special. ..more

Bulungula Members

Bulungula Lodge

Bulungula is an eco-friendly backpackers lodge run in partnership with a vibrant, traditional community. We run on solar power and wind power. ..more

Chintsa Members

Areena Riverside Resort

Wildly peaceful and where good friends meet! ..more

Buccaneers Lodge

Buccaneers is considered by many to be the best backpackers in South Africa. If Buccaneer's doesn't get to your soul, there's something wrong with your karma. ..more

Coffee Bay Members

Coffee Shack Backpackers

Coffee Shack has a fun relaxed vibe and are partners with the Tshezi Community who are 30% shareholders. If you need to do something, join one of our 2 hour surf lessons, for only R40 (With professional instructors & equipment included), else join one of our amazing day trips. Alternatively relax in the hammocks, or head down to the beach. ..more

East London Members

Santa Paloma Guest Farm and Eco-Centre

Kick back, relax and replenish your soul with awesome views, farm-style living and warm hospitality. This is where friends leave as family. ..more

Sugarshack Backpackers

It is a really easy place to hang out with its exciting daytrips and great night life. We specialise in personalized attention from our friendly African staff. ..more

Hogsback Members

Away With The Fairies

Hikes to waterfalls, mountains and indigenous forest. Incredible nature combines with a vibey bar and superb food.  Shuttle from Cintsa and East London. ..more


Sometime true gems are a little further off the trodden track. Terra-Khaya (Earth Home) is an eco-backpackers that runs off renewable energy, recycles everything and the innovative comfortable rooms are all built with salvaged and natural materials. ..more

Jeffreys Bay Members

Cristal Cove

Cristal Cove is excellent value for money. Clean, luxury style accommodation at budget friendly prices. We are passionate about turning your dreams into great memories. ..more

Island Vibe Jeffreys Bay

Island Vibe is a must-see destination. This is the perfect place for all. Friendly staff, loads of adventure and fun all the way. ..more

Lubanzi Members

Wild Lubanzi Backpackers

We are an owner-run backpackers lodge focused on community development and sustainability on the Wild Coast. ..more

Mdumbi Members

Mdumbi Backpackers

Just have some faith!

Mthatha Members

Mthatha Backpackers & Tours

Mthatha Backpackers caters for every aspect of the backpacking traveller with dorms, private rooms with en suite, self catering or meals on request.

Port Elizabeth Members

Island Vibe Port Elizabeth

Island Vibe PE is a spacious house with a lush garden, huge swimming pool and a jacuzzi for relaxing. Flashpackers will love the luxurious accommodation, in-house tours and free wifi! ..more

Kwantu Private Game Reserve

Kwantu is a Big 5 game reserve where you can experience five star hospitality. We offer 3-hour morning or afternoon game-drives. Transfers from Port Elizabeth to Kwantu available on request. ..more

Lungile Backpackers

Lungile is an upmarket beachfront backpacker lodge with a great vibe and plenty to do. It's offers good value for money and is a popular spot in PE. ..more

Port St Johns Members

Amapondo Backpackers Lodge

Amapondo offers tours to rural villages, sangoma trance dancing & drumming. The sardine run, whales, dolphins & warm Indian Ocean makes it a perfect paradise. Breathtaking waterfalls, coastal hikes & horserides (the Coffee Bay hike starts here). ..more

Jungle Monkey & The Island Backpackers

The undeveloped and traditional Xhosa villages will give you a true African experience. Come and enjoy the friendly, vibey village, while Jungle Monkey will supply your basic needs. ..more