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Stopped in for a few sundowners with mates and ended up staying longer than anticipated. Owner Amanda was an amazing host. The vibe and the atmosphere was truly Wild Coast hospitality. I would stay here in a heart beat.
The private rooms are basic- nothing fancy- but reasonable for the price. Everything was fine except for the absurdly loud music. We stayed high on the hill but the music started blasting at 9 pm. We assumed that it might stop at 10, or 11,...More
We stayed with a group of 11 hikers. Amapondo Backpackers was our starting point after a hectic drive through the Transkei from PE. The accommodation is simple yet comfortable and the staff were welcoming. The site gives the place a tropical feel. The pub area...More
A hidden gem in Port St Johns! Awesome vibe, friendly locals and helpful staff made the trip so great we decided to stay an extra few days hanging out with Thebs and the crew at the backpackers. Thanks so much guys and I'll see you...More
My two mates and I planned to spend 1 night at Amapondo ...however the vibe, the people and Tebz kept us here for the sheer thrill , fun and beauty of this place for a weeks stay. We've had a trip of a lifetime and...More
Thank Cody d
Response from Amapondo, Owner at Amapondo Backpackers LodgeResponded 19 June 2017
What a great review. So glad Tebs looked after you so well. Tebs is an absolute star and we all love him to pieces.
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US$21 - US$34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Response from Amapondo | Property representative |
Firstly, thanks Sandra P for your answers. Brian, please check our website, which is very comprehensive. PSJ is pretty safe and crime is rare, but we have security on site and a perimeter fence too. We can accommodate up... More
Firstly, thanks Sandra P for your answers. Brian, please check our website, which is very comprehensive. PSJ is pretty safe and crime is rare, but we have security on site and a perimeter fence too. We can accommodate up to 74 people, excluding camping. We have 5 self-catering units, plus a good restaurant and bar on site. You can contact us by email and phone 0833153103. Speak to the receptionist who can advise. Thandi and Tebs are the managers. Neil and Amanda are the owners. Hope to see you next year.