BACKPACKER ACCOMMODATION IN GRAHAMSTOWN
Blue Skies Backpackers
3,5km from the Cathedral on the Craddock rd, Blue Skies Backpackers is the idyllic rest area for your Grahamstown visit. Set at the aerodrome,home of EP Skydivers, recharge in a tranquil quiet environment and enjoy the expansive views and stunning sunsets. At Blue Skies we offer a big Dorm which sleeps 16 people, 2 private Cabins a 4 sleeper & a 6 sleeper and The Lovers Caravan which can sleep 4. We are a fairly new backpackers & we want to create an outstanding guest experience so that you can come back more often. Whilst staying with us you may see many different Birds, Aardwolf, Rabbits and Steenbok not to mention Planes and Skydivers (Meat Bombs) every now and again.
Conservation Academy on Craig Doone Farm
Basic self-catering farm accommodation 10 km from Grahamstown 800m off N2 to Port Elizabeth. Cost R180 pp sharing unit. 4 units. 2 x self-catering units sleep 2-7. Bedrooms sleeps 2-5, living/eating room (2 extra beds), small equipped kitchen (fridge with freezer, stove/hotplate, microwave etc.), bathroom (toilet, shower) and outside braai. 2 x separate units rooms sleep 2-6 with own bathrooms (toilet, shower), self-catering facilities (fridge, kettle, microwave, 2 plate hotplate etc.) in room. Bedding and linen provided, no towels, NO TV, no shop, no consumables, no frills. Accommodation within electric fenced area, uncovered parking. Suitable for families, school and student groups, contractors… Right of admission reserved. Veld, forest and stream walks. Conservation courses!