Backpacker Apartments

Backpacker Apartments in Plettenberg Bay

Welcome to Backpacker Apartments in Plett – a backpackers with a difference!  These Apartments consists of 5 self-catering apartments across from the Plett Taxi rank (closes at 6pm weekdays, 3pm Saturdays and does not operate Sundays) and 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 (+- 800m).

For the private traveller, our double apartments are just what you need and for those who do not mind sharing we have 2 dorm style apartments fitted with bunk beds.  Please note that is you book a bed/s in one of our dorm apartments you may be sharing with other guests.

Each apartment has the following facilities:

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


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

Check-in is at Amakaya Backpackers, 15 Park Lane (200m away).

Adventures and things to do while in Plett

For the not so timid adrenalin junkie!

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

Want to go wild?

  • Monkeyland
  • Birds of Eden
  • Deep-sea fishing – keep some of your catch for a fish braai
  • Elephant experiences
  • Game parks – buffalo, lion, rhino, elephant, leopart (see the BIG 5!)
  • Nature reserves
  • Tenikwa Wild Cat Sanctuary
  • Whale/dolphin trips
  • Jukani Wild cats

Taking it slow and leisurely

  • Plett Winelands
  • Horse riding
  • Sea kayaking
  • Hiking
  • 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.