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Albergo for Backpackers

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Overview
8 Church Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Laundry Service
1 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Ideal spot on Church St, in the heart of town, well placed for moseying down to the marvellous beach (and even handier for the best pie shop in the southern hemisphere). Lovely open areas, comfy dorm beds & friendly staff (Rachelle is very welcoming). Seemed...More

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love visiting this backpackers, and as a tour guide (someone who has travelled and stayed in most backers in SouthAfrica) this has to be my favorite. The decor of the place, the little nooks&crannies give you a sense of feeling right at home. All...More

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really well designed place with spacious dorms, great kitchen and dope communal areas. The pictures don't do it justice (@hostel owners: please but better images on hostelworld, you'll get a lot more bookings, your place looks great ;))

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Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Discover59405116710
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The staff are friendly and helpful, they even helped me carry all my luggage. The owner is unbelievably accommodating, caring, friendly and helpful. Lovely outdoor area where you can relax on the hammocks or have a nice time meeting new people. Thank you.

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Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a nice place! Lovely rooms and lounge, everything is clean and cosy and very nice staff...i think i could have stayed there forever! :P ps: don't miss robberg, you can call a shuttle from here :)

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Date of stay: October 2018
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Description
Albergo for Backpackers Hostel Plettenberg Bay is situated in absolutely the best spot in our beautiful little town. The beach, shops, restaurants and nightlife are all within easy walking distance. We More offer the following accommodation: Camping Dorm beds (10 and 12 bedded dorm rooms) Private rooms with shared bathroom for 1 to 6 persons Nothing can beat our stunning views from the balcony. Dolphins and whales are often spotted cruising the beautiful bay of Plettenberg Bay. For those who just want to have a lazy day, you can relax in our beautiful garden. Swinging hammocks and hanging chairs are waiting for you. The Garden is set around our communal area. Free Tea and Coffee is available for our guests. At Albergo for Backpackers Hostel Plettenberg Bay, every night is a bonfire night. We can teach you the art of traditional South African outdoor cooking. In South Africa that is called a "Braai". At Albergo's One Stop Action Shop (our activity center) we offer all information about activities in the area. Our helpful staff will gladly assist you with bookings. (always ask for the special backpacker prices). A shuttle service is available for transport to the various activities. It is also possible to reach some of the activities by local taxis. Ask for the nearby Taxi rank. Plettenberg Bay has gorgeous beaches. It is also possible to practice your surfing skills. We have surfboards for hire. Use of Body Boards is for free. The beach is in walking distance of the backpackers. Albergo for Backpackers Hostel Plettenberg Bay offers FREE Wi-Fi and internet. In our reception we have a computer available for our guests. Our reception is open until 10.00 p.m. Our Bar Albergo for Backpackers has a liquor licence.Our bar is fully stocked. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$25 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
7
Price range
US$25 - US$98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (12)
Dining (1)
Pool & Beach (1)
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21 January 2017|
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Room Tips
"Big dorm - make new friends and awesome view!"
annikad454
03 Jan 2017
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"if the outdoor area has a party no one will rest; rooms on south side would be quieter"
JANEFLOWER11
08 Sep 2016
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"# 5 is spacious - king size bed and an extra twin bed"
Soubriquet2000
14 Jul 2016
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"If choosing a dorm, ask for the 6bed dorm with ocean view! :)"
482alessar
19 Sep 2014
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