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Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers, Knysna, South Africa

2-star2 stars
4 Queen Street, Lower Central, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571, South Africa

City-center hostel within easy reach of Knysna Lagoon
  • Free continental breakfast, free WiFi, and free parking
  • Collect nightsYou can collect™ Rewards nights here
Great location
Fantastic service
Room is all right
Breakfast is average

Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers, Knysna, South Africa

from NZ$61
  • Shared Dormitory, Mixed Dorm
  • Classic Double or Twin Room, 1 Bedroom
  • Standard Room
  • Family Room

What’s around Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers, Knysna, South Africa


  • In Knysna Central
  • Knysna Lagoon - 5 min walk
  • Knysna Quays - 9 min walk
  • Thesen Island - 10 min walk
  • Knysna Elephant Park - 25 min walk
  • Knysna Golf Club - 2.7 mi / 4.3 km
  • Leisure Isle - 4.5 mi / 7.3 km
  • Brenton Beach - 9.7 mi / 15.6 km

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 32 min drive
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-9 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
The front desk is open daily from 7 AM - 9 PM.
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Guests arriving late won't be able to check in until the next morning.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card, or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle *


  • Free self parking (limited)

  • Free nearby parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the hostel

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Barbecue grills
  • Microwave in a common area
Things to do
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Ecotours nearby
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Segway rental/tour nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Garden
  • Television in common areas
Languages Spoken
  • English

In the room

Freshen up
  • Hair dryer (on request)
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers, Knysna, South Africa’s small print

Also known as

  • Jembjo's Knysna Lodge
  • Jembjo's Lodge
  • Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers Knysna
  • Jembjo's Knysna Lodge Backpackers
  • Jembjo's Lodge Backpackers
  • Jembjo's Knysna Backpackers
  • Jembjo's Backpackers


Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

Optional extras

Cribs/Infant beds are available for ZAR 50.0 per night

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 15 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Awesome Stay
Amazing stay... would recommend to many more people. Hosts are very friendly... :)
Sruthi, us3 night romance trip

Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers, Knysna, South Africa

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