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Fairy Knowe Backpackers Hostel

1 Dumbleton Road, Wilderness, South Africa

The Backpackers Lodge is set on the Touw River, overlooking the Wilderness National Park Lakes. The old Victorian homestead, built in 1874, is equipped with all of the necessary modern conveniences in a secure beautiful setting, nestled beneath a Milkwood Forest. Read more

91% Overall Rating 7 out of 7 customers would recommend this property based on 7 reviews

Atmosphere 94%

Cleanliness 83%

Facilities 94%

Location 89%

Safety 97%

Staff 91%

Value 97%

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What's Included

  • Linen
  • Towel

Facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bar
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Cable TV
  • Cafe
  • Children's Play Area"
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Currency Exchange
  • DVDs
  • Express check-in / out
  • Foosball
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Games Room
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Internet café
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Meals available
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Pool Table
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Restaurant
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Vending Machines
  • WiFi

Purchasable Extras

  • Airport Pickup 10.43USD

Important Information

Payment is to be in cash on arrival.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 10:00

Policies

  • No Curfew

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Wilderness?

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The Backpackers Lodge is set on the Touw River, overlooking the Wilderness National Park Lakes. The old Victorian homestead, built in 1874, is equipped with all of the necessary modern conveniences in a secure beautiful setting, nestled beneath a Milkwood Forest. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 8

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Basic Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Basic 4 Bed PRIVATE Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Standard 3 Bed Family Room Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 3

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard 4 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Fairy Knowe Backpackers

Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge is nestled beneath an indigenous Milkwood Forest overlooking the lakes of the peaceful and safe Wilderness Village. It is located in the heart of the many adventure activities available in the area. Fairy Knowe is close to the local shops and offers self catering facilities of a modern full communal kitchen or enjoy a delicious “Traditional South African Meal Of The Day”.

Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge offers quality facilities ensuring a memorable stay:
• Travel Information Centre and Adventure Tour Bookings
• Broadband Internet
• Valuables Safe in all rooms
• Full Bar and Pool Table
• Telephone and Fax Facility
• Lounge, Library and Fire Place
• Big Screen Cinema Television, Satellite Television and DVD player
• Housekeeping and Laundry facilities
• Braai or BBQ facilities
• Outside Fire Pit
• Well positioned camping sites with seperate new ablutions
• Braai or BBQ facilities

The fabulous communal living, entertainment and outdoor area is surrounded by forest and a haven to local birdlife and a great place to meet and mingle with fellow travellers.

The Famous Healthy Energy Breakfasts are served between 8h00 and 10h00 daily.

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.