Jembjo's Knysna Lodge and Backpackers, Hostel in Knysna

4 Queen Street, Knysna, South Africa

About Jembjo's Knysna Lodge and Backpackers

Jembjo's has proved to be a winner for travellers of all ages from every corner of the globe.
We pride ourselves on welcoming everyone. We want our guests to have 'the time of their lives' exploring the beauties of the Garden Route.
We believe we have the personal touch... many of our guests return & recommend us to fellow travellers alike.

Jembjo's Knysna Lodge & Backpackers is Knysna's newest boutique backpackers. Jembjo's prides itself on making guests feel at home. The establishment is a transformed house so is chic & cosy with a real 'family' feel.

Accommodation info

Check-infrom 14:00 to 20:00
Prior notification of 'late arrivals'
Check-outbefore 11:00
CurfewNo curfew
Room lockoutNo lockout
Receptionfrom 7 to 21

Room types

There are 6 private rooms & 1 mixed dormitory room at Jembjo's.
The dormitory room is split into 4 beds & 10 beds respectively made up of single beds & bunk beds, all beds have a lock box for valuables. The dormitory has its own communal bathroom facilities.
There are 3 multi-purpose standard rooms for use as single, double/twin, triple or family rooms all with use of communal bathroom facilities plus 2 double/twin en-suite rooms with private bathroom in each & also
1 x deluxe family en-suite

Location and surroundings

Jembjo's is perfectly located in Knysna.
The Knysna Waterfront, lagoon & bustling little town are all just a few minutes walk away, as is the bus station, where we will happily arrange a pick-up.
The huge array of restaurants, bars/pubs & clubs are all within minutes walking distance.
We provide you with a map of town on your arrival & you will quickly discover how easy & safe it is to navigate our delightful town.

Services and facilities

Jembjo's has a communal lounge/tv room with full DSTV & free wi-fi available. There is also a fully equipped self-catering kitchen for communal use & an outdoor communal bbq/braai area & courtyard.
Jembjo's rates include a complimentary self-service breakfast & unlimited free tea/coffee throughout your stay.
Jembjo's offers a laundry service, has bicycles for hire & an activities desk to book & plan tours, trips & itineraries for our guests.
Jembjo's has secure off-road parking.

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Important to know

Animals policyAnimals NOT accepted
Children policyChildren accepted
Private rooms age restrictionNo restrictions
Dorms age restrictionat least 16 years old
Smoking policyAll rooms and the common areas are non smoking
Wheelchair accessNo wheelchair access

Terms and conditions

Cancellation policyFree cancellation at least 24 hours before arrival date, first night of stay fee for late cancellation or no show
Accepted PaymentsThis property accepts only cash payments for balance. Credit/Debit Cards NOT accepted
TaxesTaxes included