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    Rocky Road Backpackers

    Loredo South, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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    Traveller (60)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (3)
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    Overview
    • Excellent89%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “luxury tents” (12 reviews)
    “hot tub” (11 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Airport Transportation
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
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    The Plettenberg Hotel
    554 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Tsala Treetop Lodge
    548 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    Hunter's Country House
    255 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    746 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
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    21 - 25 of 95 reviews

    Reviewed 7 November 2015 via mobile

    visited there a few months ago. felt like im visiting family gave us a genuine feeling that thay care about us and thay do! beautiful place definitely worth trying something different looks like tents on the outside but inside its everything but. loved the showers...More

    1  Thank David G
    Response from Rocky R, Manager at Rocky Road BackpackersResponded 9 November 2015

    Thanks for the compliments. I like what you say about friendliness - interesting that its something you can't pretend...... Just saying 'have a nice day', and really meaning it are 2 different things!

    Reviewed 21 October 2015

    There is no need to repeat everything said in favor of this place itself (cleanliness, type of accomodation and so on) in the previous reviews- simply because every single part is true! But to emphasize two other important points: People- The crowd it generally attracts...More

    1  Thank janik919
    Response from Rocky R, Manager at Rocky Road BackpackersResponded 22 October 2015

    Thank you for your kind words! Interesting what you said about the staff - I think the secret is that we all genuinely enjoy the generally wonderful folk who come to stay with us here. Our guests become our friends - not just a way...More

    Reviewed 19 September 2015

    We just stayed for one night in that hostel, so we cannot say anything about the cooking and the social life that was so good rated in the reviews before. We stayed in a double room outside of the main building with shared bathroom. The...More

    Thank Niki B
    Response from Rocky R, Manager at Rocky Road BackpackersResponded 25 September 2015

    Thank you for your honesty! Lets first address the water issue. The brown colouration in the water is from tannins in the vegetation through which rainwater moves into rivers and dams. All the natural water on the Garden Route is that colour. Although it doesn't...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2015

    This review is long overdue! I cannot recommend Rocky Road enough! I’ve had the pleasure of spending time at this special place during three trips to South Africa. Rocky, Mac, Mareike and the staff have created such a beautiful and welcoming space where each guest...More

    1  Thank Sarah J
    Response from Rocky R, Manager at Rocky Road BackpackersResponded 17 July 2015

    Thank you, Sarah! Yes, one of the good things here are social evenings around the fire in the lounge, while tempting smells waft through from the kitchen. After a day hiking in the bracing air of Nature's Valley, horseriding, skydiving or enjoying the surf at...More

    Reviewed 23 June 2015

    it has been such a great visit at Rocky Road Backpackers. from the most beauty too the fresh breeze in the morning... rocky has an ideal accommodation for people who is interested in having endless fun with friends and family. from the beds we lade...More

    1  Thank noSleeep
    Response from Rocky R, Manager at Rocky Road BackpackersResponded 29 June 2015

    We're so glad you enjoyed your stay! Yes, the nature around here is wonderful. There is something very special about being surrounded by really fresh air and unspoiled nature. Just being here is enough to make you feel better!

    The Plettenberg Hotel
    554 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Tsala Treetop Lodge
    548 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    Hunter's Country House
    255 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    746 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$27 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 11
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Plettenberg Bay >
    • The Crags
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    Traveller (60)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Bathroom (4)
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    Room Tips
    "Request a tent near to the forest to stay as far from the noise as possible"
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    "Make sure to shower outside"
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    "Luxury tents were my favourite!"
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    "The luxury tents are awesome"
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