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Knysna Backpackers Hostel

42 Queen Street, Private Bag X31, Knysna, South Africa

Imagine a beautiful Victorian House, perfectly situated on a slope, overlooking the Knysna Town and Lagoon. Knysna Backpackers is a place where you can put your feet up and admire the view or take a two minute stroll to town and explore the hot-spots of Knysna. Read more

Facilities

  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Adaptors
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Board Games
  • Common Room
  • Cooker
  • Cots available
  • DVDs
  • Dryer
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Fridge Freezer"
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Iron / Ironing Board"
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Meals available
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Shuttle Bus
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Not Included"
  • Towels for hire
  • Utensils
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi

Important Information

Knysna Backpackers Policies & Conditions:

Cancellation policy: 72 hours before arrival.

Check in from 14:00 to 23:00 .
Check out before 10:00 .

Payment upon arrival by cash.

Taxes included.
Breakfast included.

General:
Reception: 07:30 to 23:00.
No curfew.
Child friendly.
No animals in public rooms.
The maximum period of stay is of 14 days.

Check-in / Check-out

Earliest check-in: 14:00

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Included

Group booking?

Group of 15 or more traveling to Knysna?

Contact us directly

Imagine a beautiful Victorian House, perfectly situated on a slope, overlooking the Knysna Town and Lagoon. Knysna Backpackers is a place where you can put your feet up and admire the view or take a two minute stroll to town and explore the hot-spots of Knysna. Read more

Shared Rooms

Basic 6 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 6

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

Basic 12 Bed Mixed Dorm

Sleeps 12

Room types

Shared Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Basic

Private Rooms

Standard 4 Bed Family Room Ensuite

Sleeps 4

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Private Bathroom

Grade

Standard

Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom

Sleeps 2

Room types

Private Room

Bathroom

Shared Bathroom

Grade

Standard

About Knysna Backpackers

Knysna Backpackers offers superior budget accommodation in the heart of Knysna. Just a short walk into town this centrally located, home from home is the ideally situated to explore Knysna and all it's quirkiness.

Our historical building gives our guests the opportunity to step back in time as it was built pre-1900 boasting typical high ceilings, original fire places and yellow-wood floors.

We love our town and we want our guests to experience everything she has to offer, so after a continental breakfast take part in one of many activities offered in the area - one of our friendly and knowledgable staff will make recommendations of where to eat, shop and play!

Welcome to Knysna Backpackers. We hope you enjoy your stay!

Accommodation Information

At Knysna Backpackers, we offer a range of budget friendly accommodation including dormitories, a double room and an en-suite family room. All of our rooms are spacious and light, with large windows and high ceilings. The shared bathrooms have showers and are cleaned daily.

Location Information

Knysna Backpackers is set in an established garden, only a 2 minute walk from town central. From our veranda you can see the lagoon and Knysna heads.

There are also a number of art galleries, coffee shops and curio shops within walking distance from the backpackers.

The waterfront is also a short distance from the backpackers where you can hire a canoe, get on a guided boat tour, go whale watching or sip wine, eat sushi and watch the sun go down!

Cancellation Policy

Customers can cancel their reservation free of charge up to 3 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.