Welcome to George Backpackers

George Backpackers is ideally situated in the heart of George, a charming town along the Garden Route.

The backpackers comprises of five rooms, one dormitory with 4 bunk beds for 8 guests, two dormitories with  2 bunk beds for 4 guests each as well as two private rooms with two single beds each. For stays longer than 1 night a king size bed can be made up. There are two separate bathrooms, both with toilet, one with shower the other one with a bath. A Tv room with selected DSTV programs, as well as a communal kitchen, outdoor covered braai area and an outdoor toilet, are completing the offers for our guests.

250 MB free WiFi per device per day 

George is in the Heart of the Garden Route and offers itself as the central point to start your Garden Route activities from Oudtshoorn to Mossel Bay, Wilderness, Knysna and Plettenberg Bay. In George itself are plenty activities on offer from a visit to the George Museum, the Botanical Garden with the unique Cape Floral Kingdom, and the Outeniqua Farmers Market on a Saturday.


  • Wi-Fi
  • Credit Card Facilities

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • German
  • Afrikaans


Contact Us

+27 44 873 0061

+27 78 152 4374

+27 83 791 2338


George Backpackers, 5 St John's Street, George, 6529