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Offering affordable self-catering accommodation in Ballito, since opening in 2009!

Welcome to Ballito Backpackers, situated in the heart of Ballito with quick and easy access to the King Shaka International Airport being just 15minutes away, located right across the road from the beautiful beaches, local shops, popular night clubs & restaurants serving a variety of local and international cuisines. Ballito Backpackers offers affordable accommodation with a 24-hour front desk, free Wifi, communal lounge, kitchen and braai area.

With a variety of self-catering accommodation options available there is something to suite every traveler’s needs. The dorm rooms are ideal for larger groups whilst the twin and double rooms are suited to couples or friends travelling. The new premier double rooms are ideal for ultimate privacy for couples or corporate travelers. All rooms are decorated in a minimalistic style with simple furnishings.

Although we strive to please guests of all ages and walks of life we are most popular amongst the youngsters who enjoy the wide range of night life that surrounds us and also dedicate to hosting students during the Matric Rage. If it’s a more relaxed stay you looking for, you simply stroll across to the beach where you may set eyes on our local dolphins that feed along the stunning coast line. Nearby attractions include the beach, fishing, golf, bars, night clubs, shopping centers, hiking, animal farms, horse riding, safaris and so much more! An action-packed itinerary can be arranged on your behalf with all the activities booked through our offices. King-Shaka International Airport is a quick 22 km drive from the property and transfers can be arranged through our reputable service providers.

With so much on offer in Ballito, our backpackers is the place to be.

What is happening in Ballito?

Very affordable rates in the original Ballito VillageWhat we offer…

  • Basic affordable, clean accommodation
  • Large communal kitchen / dining area
  • Big dorms, smaller rooms or premier ensuite double
  • Walk to the beach, shops, restaurants, bars & nightclubs
  • Ample showers & toilets
  • TV
  • Sleeps up to 100 people
  • Daily / monthly rates
  • Pick up and drop off facilities