Elalini Backpackers

2.0 star property
No-frills hostel in Knysna

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Elalini Backpackers

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Living area
Property grounds

Overview of Elalini Backpackers

Property highlights

  • Pet-friendly
  • Free parking
Buffalo Bay Road, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571

Room options

Double Room

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Nguni Dorm Room

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Twin Bed

About this area

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 43 min drive


  • The Bell Pub - 10 min drive
  • Mexican Canteen - 3 min walk
  • Pescado - 7 min drive
  • River Deck Restaurant - 4 min walk
  • Flippin' Knys - 3 min walk

About this property

Elalini Backpackers

Elalini Backpackers is a great choice for a stay in Knysna. Free perks include breakfast and self parking.

At a glance

Hotel size

  • 12 rooms


  • Check-in time from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 11:00 AM

Restrictions related to your trip

  • Check COVID-19 restrictions

Special check-in instructions

  • The front desk is open Monday - Sunday (8 PM - 8 PM)
  • 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


  • Pets allowed


  • Free onsite self parking

Property amenities

Food and drink

  • Free breakfast

Fees & policies

Also known as

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Frequently asked questions

Does Elalini Backpackers offer free cancellation for a full refund?
Yes, Elalini Backpackers does have fully refundable room rates available to book on our site. If you’ve booked a fully refundable room rate, this can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in depending on the property's cancellation policy. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
Are pets allowed at Elalini Backpackers?
Yes, pets are welcome.
Is parking offered on site at Elalini Backpackers?
Yes, there's free self parking.
What are the check-in and check-out times at Elalini Backpackers?
You can check in from 2:00 PM - 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 11:00 AM.
What's the area around Elalini Backpackers like?
Elalini Backpackers is located a short 11-minute walk from Goukamma Nature and Marine Reserve.



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