We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Nothando Backpackers Lodge

Save
Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (3)
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
Overview
  • Excellent73%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“provide towels”(2 reviews)
“clean kitchen”(3 reviews)
“book excursions”(2 reviews)
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
5 Star Hotel
All hotel details
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
{"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"]},"scriptFlags":null}
Reviews (248)
There are newer reviews for Nothando Backpackers Lodge
See the most recent reviews
Filter reviews
190 results
Traveller rating
139
42
6
3
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
139
42
6
3
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviewsprovide towelsclean kitchenbook excursionssafe place to stayshared bathroomgarden routefew minutes walkmusselstwin roomself catering kitchennice gardenlaundry servicecomfortable staysecure parkingwithin walking distancestayed here for nightsgreat place to stay
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
21 - 25 of 190 reviews
Reviewed 25 November 2017

We stayed for a night. What we expected was a decent backpacking lodge with minimal facilities and simple lodging but it turned out to a fantastic stay. Their rooms and clean, spacious, have ample parking space, good self catering facility, dining area, bbq area, bar....More

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank Bhavya0804
Reviewed 19 November 2017

This is very upscale for a backpacker hostel. It is clean and nicely decorated. Linens on bed were lovely. And Hardy and Lucia at the desk were wonderful. We booked a double and the price was good. It’s walking distance to Main Street and we...More

Thank Rosemary D
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The personal was warm, smiling, client and service oriented. The room was clean, the beds very comfortable. The backpacker is an oasis and it deserves a 6th star. I definitively recommend this place for an unforgettable stay in Plettenberg.

Review collected in partnership with this hotel
Thank leilab565
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

This is a good place to stay especially if you’re on a budget. The staff are very friendly and helpful, and the room was basic but clean. We ate in the bar and the food was good. Nice breakfast too. Good value for money!

Thank Alan F
Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

Nathi is that man! Super friendly and very helpful, he makes you feel at home from the start. The rooms were small and basic, but that's we paid for. There's gated parking, a safe in the room, friendly staff, great breakfast, clean toilets. Basically everything...More

Thank Zahi H
View more reviews
Nearby Hotels
See allSee all
About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$35 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$35 - US$69 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Add Photo Photos
Traveller (22)
Room & Suite (14)
Dining (3)
Pool & Beach (3)
Family and Play Areas (1)
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Nothando Backpackers Lodge staff and past guests.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Room Tips
"Room 3 is the best - on suite, roomy, nice double bed, away from bar/late night noise,"
Read review
"Splash out a little and get a room with an ensuite bathroom"
Read review
"Both the 8bed dorm and the private double were excellent - can't go wrong here."
Read review
"The shared room is very nice! The privetes even better!"
Read review
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing