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1 room, 2 adults

Lusaka Backpackers

2-star2 stars
Great for families

Good to know

  • Cribs/infant beds available
  • Free WiFi
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Shared/communal kitchen access
161 Mulombwa Close, Lusaka, Zambia

Lusaka hostel with outdoor pool and restaurant
  • Free WiFi and free parking
  • Great for families

    Good to know

    • Cribs/infant beds available
    • Free WiFi
    • Rollaway/extra beds available
    • Shared/communal kitchen access
  • Nice staff. Hotel has a nice pool and relaxing area. But it all goes away when you you…Oct 11, 2019
  • The price on expedia is wrong. Also there are no towels and the staff is absent all the…Sep 1, 2019

Lusaka Backpackers

  • Twin Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Shared Dormitory (4 Beds )
  • Shared Dormitory (8 Beds)
  • Triple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Family Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Twin Room, Private Bathroom
  • Double Room, Private Bathroom

What’s around Lusaka Backpackers


  • Lechwe Trust Art Gallery - 13 min walk
  • Chilenje House - 19 min walk
  • Lusaka National Museum - 22 min walk
  • Freedom Statue - 23 min walk
  • Lusaka City Market - 35 min walk
  • Soweto Market - 2.4 mi / 3.8 km
  • National Assembly of Zambia - 2.5 mi / 4.1 km
  • Independence Stadium - 4.4 mi / 7 km

Getting around

  • Lusaka (LUN-Kenneth Kaunda Intl.) - 47 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 6 rooms


  • Check-in time 2 PM-10 PM
  • Check-out time is 11 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 10 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed

Extra people

  • Rollaway beds available, charges may apply*


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking on site

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Cooked-to-order breakfast daily (surcharge)
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee shop/café
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
Working away
  • Computer station
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
  • Picnic area
  • Terrace
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Home comforts
  • Ceiling fan
Freshen up
  • Shared bathroom
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

Lusaka Backpackers’s small print

Also known as

  • Lusaka Backpackers Hostel
  • Lusaka Backpackers
  • Lusaka Backpackers Hotel Lusaka
  • Lusaka Backpackers Lusaka
  • Lusaka Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation
  • Lusaka Backpackers Hostel/Backpacker accommodation Lusaka


The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

Optional extras

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Lusaka Backpackers

  • Does Lusaka Backpackers offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Lusaka Backpackers does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered on site at Lusaka Backpackers?
    Yes, there's free self parking.
  • Is there a pool at Lusaka Backpackers?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Lusaka Backpackers?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Lusaka Backpackers?
    You can check in from 2 PM to 10 PM. Check-out time is 11 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Lusaka Backpackers?
    Yes, there's an onsite restaurant.
  • Is airport shuttle service offered by Lusaka Backpackers?
    Yes, an airport shuttle is available.

Lusaka Backpackers

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