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Tsitsikamma - Tsitsikamma Backpackers

54 Formosa Street, Tsitsikamma, South Africa

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Located in Stormsriver vilage, a true activity hub and all close by to the hostel.

  • Dorm
    From $13.14
10 or more people?

Tsitsikamma Hostel

Hostel Tsitsikamma

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

Tsitsikamma Backpackers is a 4 star eco friendly backpackers situated in Stormsriver Village. We pride ourselves with our Greenliner accreditation, green initiatives at our backpackers, friendly and locally employed staff and big, clean, spacious rooms! 2 of our staff are FGASA Level 12 guides and offer free on site star gazing at night. In house we also offer meals, guided hikes and a 10% disocunt on the Tsitsikamma Canpy tours.


Prices are members' prices

Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 10:00 and 21:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 17:00
  • Children under the age of 16 are unable to be accommodated under all circumstances.
  • Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Children under the age of 12 are unable to be accommodated in shared dormitories
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Garden
  • Pool table / snooker table
  • Terrace / patio


  • Not suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Licenced Bar/Pub
  • BBQ
  • Self-catering kitchen
  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi - Free
  • Internet Cafe Nearby - 1 to 2km

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel - Free
  • Booking Centre for HI hostels worldwide
  • Cycle Rental
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Library / Book Swap
  • Lockers Available - In Room
  • Smoking Area
  • Travel / Tour Desk
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 08:00 to 23:00
From 08:00 to 23:00
From 12:00 to 20:00
From 14:00 to 18:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +27 (42) 281 1868

Fax. +27(0)86 580 9301

Main attractions

Main attractions

  • Tsitsikamma National Park (At or next to the hostel)
  • Tsitsikamma Segway tours (At or next to the hostel)
  • Bloukrans Bungy jump (More than 10km)

See the full list of attractions



The hostel is nice and well located in the village however the manager is rude and unhelpful and the staff don't always seem to know what is happening. This has been mentioned to the owner so hopefully things will improve.


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Tue 23 Apr 2013

Beaucoup de bruit venant des chambres à coté et du rez-de-chaussée. Cadre superbe avec petit jardin


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Mon 22 Apr 2013


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Beach (More than 10km)
  • City Centre (1 to 2km)
  • Cycle trails (1 to 2km)
  • Golf course (More than 10km)
  • Hiking / Walking trails (1 to 2km)
  • Local market (1 to 2km)
  • Mountainous Area (1 to 2km)
  • National / State Park (2 to 3km)
  • Parks / Green Area (1 to 2km)
  • Restaurants (1 to 2km)
  • River / Harbour / Lake (More than 10km)
  • Swimming pool (2 to 3km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Wooded Area (1 to 2km)
Getting to us

Getting to us

160km from the George and Port Elizabeth airport. You can use the Baz Bus stop to get to the hostel.
5km from the local bus stop Tsitsikamma Petro Port. We offer a free shuttle during office hours.
Alternate Transport
We are located in the small village known as Stormsrover Village. This area is surrounded by indigenous forest and borders the Tsitsikamma National park. We have a host of local activities self and guided hikes as well as well known activities such as the Tsitsikamma Canopy tours Bloukrnas Bungy jump. We have secure on site parking. The property is monitored by CCTV cameras.
We have secure on site parking. The property is monitored by CCTV cameras.
The closest railway stop is in Port Elizabeth which is 16km from the hostel.
Sports & activities

Sports & activities

  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Golf
  • Horse riding
  • Scuba / Snorkelling
  • Team-Building
  • Walking / Hiking
  • Whale Watching

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