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Albergo for Backpackers

Dirección: 8 Church street


Albergo for Backpackers is situated in the centre of Plettenberg Bay. We offer very comfortable and affordable accommodation. A variety of Camping, Dorms and private rooms with communal bathrooms is on offer. Our smartly decorated communal area is very cosy. There is free coffee and tea and in winter we make the fire to keep you warm. In our big water-wise garden are lots of hammocks and hanging chairs for the lazy days. You can order a drink in the fully licensed bar. Enjoy a nice glass of wine, beer or cocktail at the daily fire in the garden. Every night is bonfire night.If you want you can have your own braai (bbq). Our super friendly staff will gladly help you! We offer free wi-fi and internet. In our activity centre you can book all activities in and around Plettenberg Bay and we can also organize a shuttle.


  • Adaptadores
  • Bar
  • Barbacoa
  • Parking para Bicicletas
  • Tv por cable
  • Sala común
  • Mapas Gratis
  • Acceso a Internet gratuito
  • Parking Gratuito
  • Wifi Gratis
  • Nevera/Congelador
  • Tabla de planchar
  • Cocina
  • Servicio de Lavanderia
  • Ropa de Cama Incluida
  • Candados
  • Consigna
  • Microondas
  • Parking
  • Caja Fuerte
  • Kit para Té y Café
  • Toallas Incluidas
  • Utensilios


Traveler Reviews

“Helpful staff but could be improved”

Rating: 3 Reviewed on December 06, 2019

Enjoyed our stay. Our double room was really well presented. Enjoyed the bed and the windows and the decor. The bathrooms and showers were the best I’ve ever experienced in a hostel!! The kitchen and...

“Place to be in the coast ”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on November 24, 2019

Albergo is an excellent located hostel in Plett. The best part is the Braai in the garden, you can cook your own dinner and everyone gathers around the fire for a drink and a lot of stories. The...

“Perfect example of how a good hostel should be.”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on November 11, 2019

The hostel is absolutely superb, staff are friendly, helpfull and the rooms are clean. This is the perfect example of how a good, clean hostel should be. Perfect location, good wifi and a good...

Como llegar

- Car: It doesn’t matter from which direction you travel. On the N2 you will see a big traffic circle (at the Shell Ultra petrol station). Follow the “Plettenberg Bay Centre” signs. At the roundabout with the dolphin statue (on Marine way), you turn left into Main Street. Take the 3rd street to the left into Church Street. Drive up the hill and you will see the Albergo for Backpackers sign after 25 meters on your right hand side.
- Baz Bus: The bus will drop you off or pick you up in front of Albergo
- Mainliners: Pick up and drop off from 9 AM until 9.30 PM available (a telephonic reservation is essential). Sometimes transport is not available. In that case we are happy to explain you how to walk (1.5 Km) or to phone a taxi for you (at your own cost).


- Less than 30 days prior to scheduled date of arrival will result in a cancellation fee of 50% of the value of the entire booking.
- Less than 15 days prior to scheduled date of arrival will result in a cancellation fee of 100% of the value of the entire booking.
- “No show” and “early check-out” will result in a cancellation fee of 100% of the value of the entire booking.