Amakaya Backpacker Apartments

Amakaya Backpacker Apartments in Plettenberg Bay

Welcome to Amakaya Backpacker Apartments in Plett – a backpackers with a difference! Centrally located 200m from Amakaya Backpackers and right in the centre of Plettenberg Bay. These Apartments consists of 5 self-catering apartments – only 100m from the centre of town and the vibrant shops, restaurants & pubs that make up Plett’s Main Street. Plettenberg Bay’s Central Beach is also within walking distance.

No need to walk to far for a meal as The Skaf’Tin Pizzeria & Take Away is conveniently located downstairs.

For the private traveller, our double apartments are just what you need and for those who do not mind sharing we have 3 dorm style apartments fitted with bunk beds.

Each apartment has the following facilities:

Own kitchen, fully equipped for self-catering.
Own bathroom.
Satellite TV.
Free wi-fi.
Free coffee/tea.


Apartment 1:  2 bedrooms that each sleeps 4 guests in bunk beds, veranda.
Apartment 2:  Double bed.
Apartment 3:  Double bed, single bed veranda.
Apartment 4:  Sleeps 8 in bunk beds.
Apartment 5:  Double bed, 2 bunk beds.

Adventures and things to do while in Plett

For the not so timid adrenalin junkie!

High speed adventure boat rides
Bungy @ 216m
Scuba diving
Swim with seals
Jet skis

Want to go wild?

Birds of Eden
Deep-sea fishing – keep some of your catch for a fish braai
Elephant experiences
Game parks – buffalo, lion, rhino
Nature reserves
Tenikwa Wild Cat Sanctuary
Whale/dolphin trips
Jukani Wild cats

Taking it slow and leisurely

Horse riding
Sea kayaking
Township tour
Boating on the river
Anything else?
Just ask.

Important:  Car hire can be arrange while in Plett for as little at R200.00 per day.