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    Dijembe Backpackers Hostel

    Cnr of Formosa and Assegaai Street | Stormsriver Village, Storms River, Tsitsikamma National Park 6308, South Africa
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      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
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          Traveller (156)
          Room & Suite (22)
          Dining (6)
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          Tube 'n Axe Backpackers Lodge
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          Tsitsikamma Village Inn
          863 reviews
          #1 of 4 hotels in Storms River
           
          Andelomi Forest Lodge
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          Overview
          • Excellent73%
          • Very good17%
          • Average5%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible4%
          Travellers talk about
          “goat” (43 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Hot Tub
          Bar/Lounge
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          Restaurant
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          Tsitsikamma Backpackers
          272 reviews
          #2 of 12 Speciality lodging in Storms River
           
          Tube 'n Axe Backpackers Lodge
          181 reviews
          #7 of 12 Speciality lodging in Storms River
           
          Tsitsikamma Village Inn
          863 reviews
          #1 of 4 hotels in Storms River
           
          Andelomi Forest Lodge
          70 reviews
          #9 of 12 Speciality lodging in Storms River
           
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          Reviews (263)
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          1 - 5 of 214 reviews

          Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

          One of the strangest places I have ever visited but could not be more happy that I did. Staff is amazing, friendly and a little bit crazy, taking me/us on adventures from the second I arrived. Even though my stay was during a hectic period...More

          1  Thank magalijustine
          Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

          Dijembe is a awesome place and if you ever feel lost in SA no matter what they will find you and offer you some delicious pancakes every morning. We arrived in middle of the night and they made great effort to make safe that we...More

          Thank lostandloster
          Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

          I have been to this place 3 times and it doesn't dissappoint! If you like the unusual, slighlty mad (in a great way) kinda hippie vibe then this place is right up your street! From first entering the premises it's pretty normal to be greeted...More

          1  Thank Sharon C
          Reviewed 16 March 2017

          I booked a room with private bathroom: the toilet was 4 feet away from the bed, and only covered by a curtain. No water in the shower, so I had to try to have a shower in the shared bathroom: very little water, and it...More

          Thank Gonzalo Daniel G
          Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

          I stayed at Dijembes for 2 weeks, if I can say one thing is that this place is like no other. If you like nature, animals, authentic places, making friends and not fancy hostels this is your place. You just have to come with an...More

          Thank Adrià L
          Tsitsikamma Backpackers
          272 reviews
          #2 of 12 Speciality lodging in Storms River
           
          Tube 'n Axe Backpackers Lodge
          181 reviews
          #7 of 12 Speciality lodging in Storms River
           
          Tsitsikamma Village Inn
          863 reviews
          #1 of 4 hotels in Storms River
           
          Andelomi Forest Lodge
          70 reviews
          #9 of 12 Speciality lodging in Storms River
           
          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hot Tub
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$23 - US$25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Eastern Cape >
          • Tsitsikamma National Park >
          • Storms River
          • Also Known As
          • Dijembe Backpackers Hostel Storms River, Tsitsikamma National Park, South Africa
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          Traveller (156)
          Room & Suite (22)
          Dining (6)
          Pool & Beach (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (125)
          Family and Play Areas (4)
          Bathroom (2)
          Nearby
          Armagh Country Lodge Rafters & Spa
          273 reviews
          .47 km away
           
          Tsitsikamma Village Inn
          863 reviews
          .64 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
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          Nearby Attractions
          Tsitsikamma Canopy Tours
          926 reviews
          .74 km away
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          332 reviews
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          Tsitsikamma Segway Tours
          163 reviews
          .51 km away
          Storms River Suspension Bridge
          631 reviews
          5.85 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Lea4321
          Does the plot opposite this hostel, which looks like a dumping ground, belong to Dijembe? Who lives in that shack and whose rubbish is dumped there?
          29 December 2014|
          Answer
          Response from thelazygecko |
          Leah the Shack is on a Khoisan historical ruin kept without roof or walls in front with a naturally collapsed tree over it . Awesome to keep old stuff original. Stuff being cleared from top of bushy section was brought down... More
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          "Probably don't get the tent"
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          "Just pray you don't get the top top bunk ;)"
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          "Every rooms is great. I stayed in the dorm room and it was perfect."
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          "Some beds in the dorms have three stories."
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