Albergo for Backpackers is situated in absolutely the best spot in Plettenberg Bay. Beaches, shops, restaurants and nightlife are all within easy walking distance. Nothing can beat our stunning views from the balcony where dolphins and whales are often spotted cruising the beautiful bay of Plettenberg Bay. Every night is a bonfire night, using our braai (BBQ) facilities we can teach you to master the art of traditional South African outdoor cooking.


  • Camping
  • Dorm rooms (from 4 up to 12 persons)
  • Double rooms with shared bathroom


  • Free pick up & drop of at the bus station (Shell Ultra) – booking essential!
  • Baz Bus stop & booking agent
  • Free coffee & tea
  • Laundry service
  • Kitchen
  • Braai area
  • Bar
  • Lockers and safe at reception
  • Wi-Fi & fast internet
  • Off street parking
  • Activity centre

At our activity centre we offer all information about activities in the area and our helpful staff will gladly assist you with bookings. Please ask for the special backpacker prices! We can organize a shuttle to the various activities.

Activities in and around Plettenberg Bay: Skydive, Bungy Jump, Hiking, Whale- & Dolphin watching, Sea Kayaking, Canoeing, Monkeyland, Birds of Eden, Tenikwa, Elephant Sanctuary/park, Surfing and much more……