28 Towpath Backpackers

Description Gallery Map Activities


Hide at the Riverside

We are creating responsible, sustainable traveller riverfront accommodation and a platform for travelers to relax and serve the Redhouse village and the surrounding communities in Port Elizabeth, South Africa.

We encourage responsible traveling and give travellers opportunities to actively support local communities as they travel though the Eastern Cape and South Africa.

The Redhouse village and surrounding communities are currently involved in various Music Therapy, Art, Permaculture, Conservancy, Education, Internships and Social projects.

28 Towpath is located in a quiet Village, on the edge of Port Elizabeth,10km from beach,45km from Addo and other Game Parks. Conveniently located near the Redhouse metro rail stop. We hope to attract like-minded musicians, artists, permaculture gardeners, surfers, windsurfers, watersports people, rowers, travellers, woofers, warmshower cycle tourists, meditators, music therapists, healers, yogis and people who like good food and need swimming lessons. We also support autism awareness.

Rooms Types Available:

  • Single Rooms
  • Double Rooms
  • Triple Rooms
  • Dorms
  • Camping




Addo Elephant Park Day Tour

ddo Elephant National Park - Home to the 'Big 5' and one of the densest Elephant populations in Africa. Addo offers unrivaled biodiversity and a magnificent game viewing experience in a Malaria free environment. Read More

Customer Rating

28 Towpath Backpackers ★★★★★ 5
5 1

Share on Social Media

Latest Reviews


5 5 1
I simply had the best time!

Leave a Review

Name & Surname
Review Title
Leave Your Review Here