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Wild Spirit Lodge and Backpackers

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R102 Nature's Valley Road, Nature's Valley 6602 South Africa See on map
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
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All reviewsgarden routedown the roadtree housegreat atmospherestunning viewshome madelovely placesafari tentcats and dogsfire pitvery special placehour hikebeautiful forestgreat ideadouble roomevery eveningcommunal kitchen
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had really good time being at the wild spirit and founding my self at a spiritual place for the first was really fascinating.and the staff was very friendly to each an everyone.i really enjoyed my stayMore

Thank mylallyndarala
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Mylallyndarala, Thank you so much for this review! We are happy to know you had a spiritual experience in our place. Our lovely staff thrives in being welcoming and accommodating :-) We look forward to accommodating you in the near future. Best wishes, Management...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A wonderful opportunity to see the stars during the night sky and early morning hours . It gets very cold during winter nights so bring extra blankets with . Lovely communal fireplace to mix and mingle on cold nights. Spacious dormitories and comfortable beds. Bring...More

Thank peterswendel25
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Peterswendel25, Thank you so much and such an insightful review! We are happy to know you had such a beautiful and comfortable experience here. We look forward to accommodating in the near future :-) Kind regards, Management and the Wildspirit team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wild spirit was good, we were fully in nature and mostly had a good time. The sunrise is absolutely amazing, and the hike trails lead to great adventures. It's quiet and great for yoga and just relaxingMore

Thank ptebesi
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Ptebesi, Thank you for this beautiful review. We are always happy to share this space with our guests - and we are happy to know you had an adventurous and relaxing experience. We wish you all the best! Kind regards, Management and the Wildspirit...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lodge is situated in the forest. It is a great place to be. It is a very peaceful and spiritual place. It is a great place to be for people who love nature and people who want to bring themselves to their selves. Also...More

Thank Simnikiwe M
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Simnikiwe M, Thank you so much for such a lovely review! We are happy to know that you had a great time here. We wish you all the best :-) Kind regards, Management and the Wildspirit team

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A beautiful place at the most breath taking location. The rooms are big and not so clean but it's an wild experience. The staff is not really accommodating. With its wildness the place is worth checking outMore

Thank ELELLWANG M
Response from WildSpiritLodge, Manager at Wild Spirit Lodge and BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Elellwang, Thank you for your comments. Please remember you were part of a large group of 26 people who very much made yourselves at home in our facilities. Your rooms were spotless clean when you arrived, I personally checked on this myself. So with...More

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Description
Wild Spirit Backpackers Lodge is a well-loved, laid-back and friendly family-run business situated on Khoinania farm in The Crags. Located right on the western tip of the Tsitsikamma National Park, it is ...More literally in the heart of the Garden Route, between Plettenberg Bay and Storm's River. Close to Nature's Valley beach and lagoon this eco-friendly open-minded backpackers is surrounded by indigenous forests with blissful views over the valleys and mountains - the ultimate place to come and relax. Accommodation ranges from simple and lovely private en-suite family and double rooms, to ready-made Safari tents, bunk free dorms and simple off the grid camp sites for budget travellers looking for a quiet place to rest their souls. The beautifully sculpted Driftwood Boma and Tree-house deck are great places to soak up the sun and contemplate the peace of your surroundings whilst meeting new people, or cuddle up in the cosy Log cabin with the cats, dogs and a fire on rainy days. Everyday enjoy yummy nutritious dinners and breakfasts, lovingly prepared with fresh local ingredients. Alternative and sustainable energy designs, creative spaces and organic gardens are dotted around this magical 18-hectare farm. Activities on the farm include swimming in the rock pools of a private 80m Waterfall, or taking a short walk through the indigenous forest to visit the majestic Yellowwood tree. Alternatively, you can get your hands dirty in the gardens, learn a new craft from one of the many skilled staff members, or relax in a tree-house with horses grazing nearby. If you manage to tear yourself away from the beauty of the lodge then there are various animal sanctuaries nearby including elephants, big cats, birds and monkeys, as well as local horse-rides and a great farm stall to pick up some lunch. Nearby Nature's Valley is ideal for nature lovers with walks and hikes in all directions, and is one of the most pristine beaches on the Garden Route. The lagoon down there is also spectacular for swimming, kayaking, and bird-watching. Adrenaline and adventure activities such as the world's highest Bungy jump, Africanyon river adventures, and Tsitsikamma treetop canopy tours are nearby. The come home, relax with sun-downers on the deck, and spend an evening under the stars talking to interesting travellers around the fire whilst the team prepare a delicious home-made dinner with fresh produce from the organic gardens. See their website for more info on facilities, services and the wide range of activities in the area. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Non-Smoking Hotel
Shuttle Bus Service
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Spa
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 25 - USD 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Nature's Valley
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
15
Price range
USD 25 - USD 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Nature's Valley
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Traveller (193)
Room & Suite (22)
Dining (18)
Pool & Beach (2)
Family and Play Areas (5)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (2)
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Stephanie M
10 April 2015|
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Response from Beryl1973 | Reviewed this property |
Hi Stephanie, Details are below. You can get there via the Baz Bus. Wild Spirit Lodge and Backpackers R102 Nature’s Valley Road, The Crags, Western Cape, South Africa Tel : 044 534 8888 Cell : 082 828 8008 Fax: 086... More
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"the rooms with en suite are awesome! the tents are just as great if you love the outdoors"
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"Prepare to be a bit cold in the tent overnight, wrap up warm!"
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"they are all great"
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"The private ensuite room had a super comfy bed."
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