King's Beach Backpackers Port Elizabeth
was a former family home and today it still has the feeling of "home from
Home". It is situated in the suburb of Humewood opposite Kings Beach which is
the first beach from the City. Establishment is 150 m away from the beach and Windermere
Road is the second road off the main Beach Road. The suburb is quiet and
secure and in safe walking distance to many of the restaurants, pubs, clubs on
our beachfront. King's Beach is the closest hostel in Port Elizabeth to the
Boardwalk/Casino complex. A 5 min walk down to Beach Road takes you to our
Bayworld complex comprising the main Museum, Oceanarium and Dolphinarium.
Kings Beach Backpackers offers their guests clean, comfortable and friendly accommodation right on Port Elizabeth's Beachfront. Hosts have 4 dormitory rooms with three double bunks accommodation 6 people to a room; so in total they have 24 dorm beds. Each bed is fitted with a bottom sheet, pillow + case and a rolled up blanket at the end of the bed. We do have extra linen and blankets but for large groups our guests bring their own sleeping bags/duvets. We have two double rooms sharing bathrooms and these rooms are fitted out with full linen. We have a twin room comprising two beds also with linen supplied and sharing bathrooms. Our en-suite double room is also a family room with a ¾ bed as well as a double bed - all fitted with linen. We offer campers space in our back garden which is safe and secure.
The kitchen is fully equipped for self-catering. Hosts have an outside BBQ/entertainment area and there is free wood available. Hosts offer laundry, internet and lock up safe facilities. Our lounge is comfy with DSTV, CD player, video and various games for those spending the evening relaxing. Our manager David is always available to cook outside; he caters for groups offering a traditional South African braai (BBQ) or potjiekos (meat and vegetables cooked in a three legged pot over the coals) and in the evening we have sundowners on the verandah or at the outside pub. Our guests also enjoy hammock breaks in the garden.
Establishment offers off street parking in our front garden. Hosts have a full travel desk and are agents for the Baz Bus and Intercape buses but assist with all bus bookings, car rentals, overland safaris and our own local tours. We offer tours to the Addo National Elephant Park, to a private game park Schotia for night drives to experience close encounters with wild lion. Hosts arrange outings to Kraggakamma Game park and also to Seaview Lion Park. Hosts offer township tours which introduce our visitors to the local people and a different culture; visit schools, artists, Nelson Mandela museum, shebeens (taverns) Activities such as sandboarding, sea kayaking, boat cruises to St. Croix and Bird Islands for whale, dolphin and penguin viewing can be arranged.
Rates per room per night, specials, seasons, meals, children policy: on request
|Double/ twin sharing bathroom|
Contact & reservations:
1) you can e-mail us requesting information and/or rates
Reservations are only accepted in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Final availability confirmation: in writing: by fax or via e-mail.
Terms & conditions, Payment options and Cancellation policy
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