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Amakaya Backpackers & Apartments, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
15 Park Lane, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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Did you know... you can book up to 31 nights in this property?
PLEASE NOTE, Prices are per person per night in ZAR
Room Types 24th
No. Of guests
Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite   275.00 275.00
Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom 210.00 210.00 210.00
Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom   210.00 210.00
Standard 4 Bed Family Room Ensuite 275.00 275.00 275.00
Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite   160.00 160.00
Standard 4 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite 160.00 160.00 160.00
Standard 6 Bed Mixed Dorm 150.00 150.00 150.00
Deluxe 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite 160.00 160.00 160.00
Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite 160.00 160.00 160.00

Property description

Free self-help mini breakfast included in rates.

Welcome to Amakaya Backpackers & Apartments, your ‘home away from home’. We cater for the traditional type ‘backpacking’ experience and also offer our nearby Backpacker Apartments as a ‘private’ option.

We will make your stay as comfortable and enjoyable as possible and help you with as much information as we can about the local activities and attractions.Here you can exchange experiences with fellow travelers and keep in touch with family and friends.

Enjoy a complimentary self-help mini breakfast, FREE wi-fi and internet facilities and FREE coffee and tea at both Amakaya Backpackers and Amakaya Backpacker Apartments.

Amakaya Backpackers: A clean, friendly and homely place where you can relax after an exhilarating day in the area. We have hot showers (electric and gas), relaxed atmosphere, comfortable beds and a good breakfast on offer. Sip on a drink at our upstairs bar while you relax on the veranda and take in the view of the Tsitsikamma Mountains, the lagoon and the sea.

We are a 300m walk to the shops, restaurants and bars of Plettenberg Bay’s Main Street and 800m from the popular Central Beach (beware of the steep uphill walk back that will certainly build up an appetite!).

For the ‘private’ traveler or those who want some ‘me’ time, our range of double and twin private rooms and 2 sleeper private dorms are just what you need. For those who do not mind sharing we have a selection of standard and en-suite dorms that sleep 4, 8 and 12 guests respectively.

All guests have the use of our fully-equipped kitchen facilities, free tea & coffee, complimentary self-help mini breakfast, free wi-fi, a sitting room to read or watch TV/DVDs and an upstairs bar and braai (BBQ) with outside veranda.

Parking is on the premises and is accessed by an electric gate.

Amakaya Backpacker Apartments:
5 Apartments situated 200m from Amakaya Backpackers and 100m from Main Street. Each Apartment has its own entrance, kitchen, bathroom, satellite TV, free Wi-Fi and complimentary self-help mini breakfast.

To keep yourself busy in Plett visit our Adventure Centre where we will help arrange things to do, including tours to get you out and about in the Garden Route area. We will also arrange transport to these activities if you do not have your own and also do your forward accommodation bookings.

Half day and full day tours are also available and can be planned to suite your requirements. Our Adventure Center will tell you what is available and help you plan your personalized tour.

Car and scooter hire/rental is also available on our website.

Getting out and about:
Our Adventure center will arrange bookings and transport to an endless number of activities. Some of those within 25km of Plett are:
Bungy jump - world's highest
Whale/dolphin watching
Mountain biking
Eagle Encounters
Wolf Sanctuary
Snake sanctuary
Robberg Nature Reserve - enjoyable hikes and 2 beaches to relax on.
Adventure Land
Birds of Eden
Elephant Sanctuary
Wine tours
Swim with seals/high speed boat ride
...and many more!

Venturing further afield:
Half day and full day tours are available and can be planned to suite your requirements. Our Adventure Centre will tell you what is available or help you plan your personalized tour.

Please Note: No rooms will be held after 6pm unless an arrangement has been made for a late arrival.
  • Free of Charge
Sport & Leisure:
  • Common Room
  • Outdoor Terraced Area
In Room Facilities:
  • Linen Included
Food & Drink:
  • Included
  • Bar
  • BBQ Area
  • Airport Transfers
  • Parking
  • Free Parking
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Luggage Storage
  • Tours Desk