About Us

About Us

About Us

Tsitsikamma Backpackers is a four star backpackers situated in Storms River Village, the heart of the Tsitsikamma in the Garden Route. We are a clean, neat and relaxing backpackers lodge in Storms River Village. We pride ourselves as the Storms river backpackers with the most friendly staff, clean and spacious rooms. If you are looking for backpacking accommodation in the garden route this is a perfect stopover!

We have a range of accommodation from double en-suite rooms, family rooms, shared dorm and tented units placed on decks in our indigenous garden. This all at an affordable rate and group bookings welcome.

Please note we are a relaxed and tranquil backpackers, NOT a party vibe. We have a self catering kitchen, wash up area, lounge with DSTV, dining room and a entertainment area that has a pool table.

Meals are provided on request. Wifi For those just wanting to relax. We are on a 1 acre property with plenty of indigenous trees and relaxing spots to sit back and unwind! Tsitsikamma Backpackers is situated in the quaint little village called Storms River Village. On site we offer the super addictive Tsitsikamma Segway tours, we have a range of 1 & 2 hour guided tours.

If you stay with us and book the Segway tours you get a 20% discount. This quaint little village has a very unique and beautiful feel to it. We have a supermarket, coffee shop, Tsitsikamma Canopy tour and adventure centre, Village Inn and Oude Martha restaurant as well as the Marilyn’s Diner restaurant in the main road of the village.

There is also the Tsitsikamma Mountain Spa with the Rafters Restaurant, gallery and bistro all within a 1km walk from the backpackers. In the area we have the Tsitsikamma National Park with the Storms river mouth, Tsitsikamma Zipline Bloukrans Bungy, snorkeling and kayaking with Untouched Adventures.

There is 1 small ATM in town at the supermarket but rather draw cash beforehand if you need to, most activities accept card payment as well. Our backpackers accepts credit card payments. The supermarket is small with limited variety but is open every day from 08:00 till 17:00. Our nearest petrol station is the Tsitsikamma Petro Port which is 5km from the village.

Terms & Conditions

  • Rates subject to change
  • Bookings essential
  • Open 7 days a week
  • This pristine Backpacker Lodge offers luxury double en suite, double, tented garden units and dorm accommodation in acre setting with indigenous trees. Located in the quaint Stormsriver Village where one can find various restaurants, spa, small supermarket and various activities.
  • We cater for the discerning traveler who wishes to relax and unwind in a beautiful setting.
  • Daily breakfast and dinner is served and we have vegetarian friendly options. Our bar and entertainment area is the perfect place to sit back and relax after an adventure filled day!
  • Payment options accepted: Payment may be made via Visa or MasterCard credit cards or by bank transfer into the TSITSIKAMMA BACKPACKERS bank account, the details of which will be provided on request.

Stormsriver Shuttles

  • Shuttles available from the lodge at affordable rates
  • Drop off and pick ups from the local activities
  • Otter trail and Tsitsikamma hiking trail transfers
  • Groups or individuals
  • Call us on 042 2811 868 or WhatsApp us on 078 483 7753 to book, Bookings essential.

Tsitsikamma Backpackers