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Durban - Hippo Hide Lodge & Backpackers

2 Jesmond Road, Berea, Durban, 4001, South Africa

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  • Dorm
    From €10.51
  • Private
    From €28.91
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Durban Hostel

Hostel Durban

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

At the Durban - Hippo Hide Lodge & Backpackers we have a Hippo-Cratic Oath: We promise to bring you a friendly, helpful, comfy, cultural and sociable backpacking experience., Hippo Hide Lodge is set in a tropical garden, with our African ethnic theme and décor, you will hardly believe that you have arrived in South Africa’s third largest city ‘Durban’.
A blend of cleanliness and affordability, the Hippo Hide caters for the discerning independent traveler. Our exceptionally friendly and efficient staff can help you plan your trip, organize tours and safaris, provide you with broadband Internet and generally make your stay in Durban an unforgettable experience.


Prices are non-member prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • Swimming pool
  • TV room

Food & Drink

  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Basic Shop
  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Currency Exchange
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Luggage Room - Available during hostel reception times
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:00 to 07:00
From 17:00 to 21:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +27 (0) 31 207 4366

Fax. +27 (0) 31 207 4366


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Museums / Art Galleries
  • Nightlife
  • Parks / Green Area
  • Restaurants
  • Shopping area / Mall
  • Swimming pool
Getting to us

Getting to us

From Airport Take M4 route. We are the corner house of Julia and Jesmond road number 2.
Alternate Transport
Situated in a leafy suburb of Durban near two shopping centres many restuarants and transport routes are easily accessible.

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