Nothando Backpackers Lodge
Welcome to Nothando Backpackers Lodge, a 5 Star Lodge sSituated in the beautiful Plettenberg Bay on the Garden Route of South Africa.

Nothando Backpackers Lodge is a must visit for the discovery, adventure, beach and home away from home seeker. A luxury award winning backpackers run by the Dreyer family for over 19 years, Nothando Backpackers Lodge has established itself as the choice place to stay in the world renowned Plettenberg Bay.

Come enjoy another superb day in the Bay.

Accommodation at Nothando Backpackers Lodge:
¬ĚNothando caters for travelers seeking luxury double rooms, dorms and twin rooms. Crisp white linen and warm blankets are provided for, small luxuries like hairdryers, reading lights and guest amenities are standard at our 6 Star graded lodge.

At Nothando Backpackers Lodge our service and facilities are of the highest standard and a belief in quality, value and creature comforts are the starting point for all we have to offer.
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  • Nothando Backpackers Lodge - Double en-suite
  • Nothando Backpackers Lodge - Family Room
  • Nothando Backpackers Lodge - Twin en-suite
  • Nothando Backpackers Lodge - Garden
  • Nothando Backpackers Lodge - Garden

Facilities & Services:

  • Babies
  • Children under 12 years
  • Elderly
  • Self-Braai / Barbecue
  • Dining room
  • Bar on the Premises
  • Internet Access
  • Tourism Information Desk
  • Parking (open and off-street)
  • Wi-Fi
  • Fireplace on the Premises
  • Garden
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • Xhosa / Zulu
  • Communal Satellite TV

Nothando Backpackers Lodge Activities:

Whale and dolphin watching - Plettenberg Bay offers fantastic boat based whale and dolphin watching. Experience the magic of encountering whales, dolphins, seals and pelagic birds in their natural habitat.

Face adrenalin - This is the ultimate thrill! Come and jump off the world's highest (commercial) bungy bridge. We secure you in a full body harness and proceed to walk along a specially designed catwalk, which is suspended beneath the road surface, which will then lead you to the top of the arch - 216 meters above the.

Monkeyland - Monkeyland has as one of its aims, to create awareness about the plight of primates and to show that with a greater understanding of our primate cousins, that we can all live in harmony.

Birds of Eden - is the largest free-flight aviary in the world. The sanctuary encompasses 2.3 ha of partly forested land, covered by a 3.2 ha mesh and criss-crossed by a 1.2 km walkway. Visitors are welcome to explore at their own pace, with the use of Birds of Eden's specialised guidebook.

Elephant Sanctuary - We offer guest and elephant driven programs where the most important part of our operation is happy elephants and satisfied guests. Our programs offer one of a kind elephant interaction and are unique to the Elephant Sanctuary.

Tenikwa Wildlife Awareness Centre - at Plettenberg Bay offers a truly unique Wildcat Experience. Guests are taken on a guided tour to meet captive-bred furry felines, living in a semi-natural environment. So close, you can hear them purr.

Dolphin Adventures - Experience the sea in a new and different way. Imagine setting sail in a specially made kayak into an impossibly blue bay, where distant mountains are outlined against the sky and dolphins arrive to join in the fun. Memories are made of this special offering in the sheltered waters of Plettenberg Bay.

Keurbooms River Ferry - Explore the Keurbooms River Nature Reserve in the comfort of one of our 30 seaters crafts. Relax and enjoy as we guide you through the history of this incredible area.

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