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Kings Beach Backpackers Hostel

41 Windermere Rd, Humewood, Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Our hostel was a former family home and today it still has the feeling of “Home from Home”. All dorms and private rooms share the communal kitchen, lounge, BBQ and outside bar area, patio and balcony. Our breakfast is a 'backpackers' help yourselves breakfast consisting of white, brown bread, butter, 2 jams, peanut butter and syrup. Tea, coffee, sugar and milk available at all times in the kitchen. Our kitchen is fully equipped for self catering. Read more

83% Overall Rating 35 out of 39 customers would recommend this property based on 39 reviews

Atmosphere 78%

Cleanliness 79%

Facilities 74%

Location 88%

Safety 85%

Staff 92%

Value 84%

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What's Included

  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Luggage Room
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Airport Transfers
  • BBQ
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Cable TV
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Steam room
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Towels Included
  • Washing machine

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 11:00

Latest Check-out: 10:30

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Non Smoking
  • Pet Friendly"
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Port Elizabeth?

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Our hostel was a former family home and today it still has the feeling of “Home from Home”. All dorms and private rooms share the communal kitchen, lounge, BBQ and outside bar area, patio and balcony. Our breakfast is a 'backpackers' help yourselves breakfast consisting of white, brown bread, butter, 2 jams, peanut butter and syrup. Tea, coffee, sugar and milk available at all times in the kitchen. Our kitchen is fully equipped for self catering. Read more

Shared Rooms

Standard 12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Superior Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Superior

Twin Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

About Kings Beach Backpackers

We are situated in the suburb of Humewood opposite Kings Beach which is the first beach from the City. We are 150 m away from the beach and Windermere Road is the second road off the main Beach Road. Our suburb is quiet and secure and in safe walking distance to many of the restaurants, pubs, clubs on our beachfront. We are the closest hostel in Port Elizabeth to the Boardwalk/Casino complex.
A 5 min walk down to Beach Road takes you to our Bayworld complex comprising the main Museum, Oceanarium.
Kings Beach Backpackers offers their guests clean, comfortable and friendly accommodation right on Port Elizabeth’s Beachfront. We have 4 dormitory rooms with three double bunks accommodating 6 people to a room; so in total we have 24 dorm beds.

Each bed is fitted with a bottom sheet, pillow+case and a rolled up blanket at the end of the bed. We do have extra linen and blankets but for large groups our guests bring their own sleeping bags/duvets. We have two double rooms sharing bathrooms and these rooms are fitted out with full linen. We have a twin room comprising two beds also with linen supplied and sharing bathrooms. Our ensuite double room is also a family room with 2 x double beds – all fitted with linen.

We arrange outings to Kraggakamma Game park and also to Seaview Lion Park. We also offer daily trips to Addo and Schotia game parks for day and night safaris.We offer township tours which introduce our visitors to the local people and a different culture; visit schools, artists, Nelson Mandela museum, shebeens (taverns) Activities such as sandboarding, surfing, horseriding, seakyaking, boat cruises to St. Croix and Bird Islands for whale, dolphin and penguin viewing can be arranged.

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 2 days before arrival. After this date, charges will be applied by the property up to the first nights cost of the reservation, unless otherwise stated in the property’s conditions. Deposits paid are non refundable.