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    Rocky Road Backpackers

    Loredo South, The Crags, Plettenberg Bay 6602, South Africa
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    Traveler (61)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (3)
    The Plettenberg Hotel
    573 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
    10.4 mi
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    11.8 mi
    Conrad Pezula
    840 reviews
    #4 of 30 hotels in Knysna
    25.3 mi
    • Excellent89%
    • Very good8%
    • Average2%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
    Travelers talk about
    “luxury tents” (12 reviews)
    “hot tub” (10 reviews)
    “nature valley” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Airport Transportation
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair access
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 97 reviews

    Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

    There is no word to describe the experience I had at Rocky road backpack. I stayed there for 2 months and since day 1 I felt like home. The people are excellent, the place is wonderful and beautiful. And what to say about the food....More

    Thank Bruno S
    Reviewed October 10, 2017

    Myself and a friend stayed for two nights after Bungee Jumping at Blokrans River (highest in the world) which is 15/ 20 minutes drive from Rocky Road. We stayed in in one of their permanent tents - with beds and fixtures (lamp, plug sockets) and...More

    Thank WheelHeel
    Reviewed September 14, 2017

    I stayed for a month. A very nice backpackers in the midst of nature, very cosy and confortable and worth the stay ! For those who would complain about the accommodation, open your mind a little bit... It's a backpacker not a 5 stars hotel...More

    Thank Hugomouls06
    Reviewed August 13, 2017

    I had the chance to stay 3 months at Rocky Road as I was volunteering at Jukani. I travelled all the way from France and when I arrived Rocky and Mac were very welcoming and very very nice people. I had a really good experience...More

    Thank Clémentine L
    Reviewed May 28, 2017

    We had the honour of staying at Rocky Roads recently and I must say we had such a beautiful time. The location is set amongst the forest and the faries. The luxury tents are just that... luxury. basic, convenient, warm and peaceful accommodation, more than...More

    Thank DreadedRoutes
    Response from Rocky R, Owner at Rocky Road BackpackersResponded May 30, 2017

    Thank you so much for your great review. It is heartwarming to hear our guests enjoying this gorgeous place. It really is "a place apart", and ideal to get away from it all. I always enjoy teaching others the joys of the boule court......preferably with...More

    The Plettenberg Hotel
    573 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
    10.4 mi
    Villa Afrikana Guest Suites
    759 reviews
    #1 of 30 hotels in Knysna
    27.8 mi
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    780 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
    11.8 mi
    Conrad Pezula
    840 reviews
    #4 of 30 hotels in Knysna
    25.3 mi
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • $13 - $41 (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
    • Also Known As
    • Rocky Road Backpackers South Africa/The Crags
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    Traveler (61)
    Room & Suite (9)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (70)
    Family and Play Areas (7)
    Bathroom (4)
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    "All are the same"
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    "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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