Backpackers at it's very best
Pretoria Backpackers is still the best budget option.....
"location, location, location"
Welcome to Pretoria Backpackers - this 100 plus year old house with beautiful Oak doors and floors complete with pressed ceilings is yours for the night.
Situated in a safe and quiet residential area and with in easy walking distance to the Union Buildings and Down Town area and a 10 min walk to the main campus of University of Pretoria's main entrance it is perfectly position for visiting students or tourists alike. Walking the dogs is pretty popular in this part of town and we have 2 Great Danes who never misses a opportunity
All the rooms have central heating for winter and ceiling fans for summer with bedding to make sure you are comfortable and get a very good nights sleep.
Dorms are single sex or very small (2, 3 or 4 or 6 beds) and regrettably we don't have any bunk beds left.
Modern bathrooms with hot showers are available 24 hours with even a towel hire service
We even offer a scrumptious breakfast at very reasonable price
Our 2 local pubs (5 min walk) are serving excellent food at unmatched prices.
In summer guests can relax around the newly renovated swimming pool and in winter around the cosy fireplace in the lounge area - we offer free super fast wi-fi to stay in touch with the rest of humanity
Hatfield is a 10 minute walk away or we are 2 min walk away from the brand new public transport system connecting Pretoria - our station is Loftus Versveld.
Pretoria have so many things to do, 33 museums Botanical Gardens, Parks and Nature Reserves where you and go walking, cycling or horseback riding.
We are surrounded by all the embassies so doing "official work" is only a short walk away
The Lodges in-house travel agency Footprints in Africa would assist with the best tours, safaris and transport options - remember to ask for the backpacker discount (between 10% and 20%) only applicable to guests staying at the lodge
Come and stay in Pretoria and visit Jo’burg on a day tour.
The Gautrain connect Pretoria with Sandton, Joburg and OR Tambo Airport (Jo'burg airport)
It's safe, fast and affordable
Take it to Hatfield Station and we pick you up from there.
We have 24 hour security and safe off street parking.