Rocky Road Backpackers
The Crags, Garden Route - Accommodation
Rocky Road Backpackers in The Crags
Rocky Road is the gateway between the country’s Western Cape and Eastern Cape provinces and is ideally situated to provide superb accommodation for all travellers. We are 15 minutes away from the world's highest bungee jump at Bloukrans Bridge and a mere 10-minute drive down a spectacular mountain pass to the unspoiled Natures Valley Beach in the Tsitsikamma National Park.
Rocky Road is far from the daily bustle of urban living. From our well-maintained gardens we enjoy spectacular views of the Tsitsikamma Mountain Range as well as Peak Formosa - the highest in the range. Our adjoining three-hectare forest has an easy trail to view our streams, waterfall and rock pool. Our in-house adventure centre, Rocky's Adventures, will help you make the most of our nearby ocean, scenic sandy beaches, rugged mountains, river gorges and estuaries, as well as numerous varied wildlife attractions.
Your options for accommodation range from fully equipped double or twin Luxury Tents which overlook the indigenous forest to Cottages, timber cabins and hostel-style Dormitories. You are also welcome to pitch your own tent in our attractive garden. Our two large entertainment areas have numerous fireplaces and braai pits, a well-stocked lively bar and our hot tub splash pool facilities. These are great areas in which to mingle with fellow travellers. We also have an indoor big screen TV area for special events whilst our separate office area provides Internet access and free Wi-Fi.
Shuttle services to all local activities and places of interest between Storms River and Plettenberg Bay are available, as are regular runs to Nature's Valley.
Facilities & Activities nearby:
Facilities available at Rocky Road Backpackers,The Crags, Garden Route
- Available Next Weekend
- Available This Weekend
- Indoor Fireplace
- Womens Day Weekend
- 4 X 4 Trails
- Bird Watching
- Body Boarding
- Canoeing / Kayaking
- Health & Fitness
- Horse Riding
- Ocean Safaris
- Paddling - Sea Kayaking
- Shark Cage Diving
- Whale Watching
Alternative accommodation near The Crags, Garden Route
|The Crags, Garden Route||Current||Current|
|Keurboomstrand, Garden Route||15 mins||14.5 km|
|Natures Valley, Garden Route||14 mins||14.4 km|
|Keurbooms River, Garden Route||12 mins||14.1 km|
|Plettenberg Bay, Garden Route||17 mins||18.8 km|
|Harkerville, Garden Route||22 mins||30.3 km|
|Noetzie, Garden Route||42 mins||48.8 km|
|Knysna, Garden Route||37 mins||49.1 km|
|Brenton-on-Sea, Garden Route||58 mins||64.7 km|
|Buffels Bay, Garden Route||1 hour 1 min||69.5 km|
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GPS Co-Ordinates: 23° 30' 11.5" E / 33° 56' 14.1" S
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Driving to Rocky Road Backpackers in The Crags, Garden Route
|Departing: George Airport|
|Address: R404, South Africa|
|Distance: 85 m / Duration: 1 hour 40 mins|
|1.||Head north toward R404||0.2 km|
|2.||Turn right onto R404||2.4 km|
|3.||Turn left to merge onto N2||11.7 km|
|4.||Take the exit on the right toward N2||1.1 km|
|5.||Continue onto N2||0.7 km|
|6.||At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on N2||84.6 km|
|7.||At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit and stay on N2||21.1 km|
|8.||Turn right onto R102||1.4 km|
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Nearest Airport & Flights
George Airport - George+ FIND FLIGHT TO George
With a growing number of travellers heading to the region's beaches, forests and mountains, George airport now has over 600 000 passengers a year. It has won the South African Airport of the Year award six times (at the time of writing), and George's city centre is 11 Kilometres away.
George Airport was originally named after the then president P.W. Botha and was built in 1977.
Reviews for Rocky Road Backpackers
We only stayed for one night which was the most enjoyable night we had. The relaxed and tranquil atmosphere and scenery is something we haven't experienced in a very long time. I will definitely recommend Rocky Road Backpackers to my family and friends.
"A South African gem"
Wonderfully friendly. A real community feel run by a warm group. Highly recommended.
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