Fairy Knowe Backpackers
from R160 pp
Get to Knowe Us
Fairy Knowe Backpackers is located in the breathtakingly beautiful town of Wilderness, part of the Garden Route. It is located a short distance outside the central village, but still in reach by walking. The allure of this backpackers is its location – and apart from the beautiful forest views this is also a central base for many activities in the surrounding area.
The Main buildings on the property have been converted from old colonial houses rich in history and folklore. According to locals, one of the houses here is the oldest building in town – built by a rich farmer as a gift for his wife. The originals wooden floors and staircase still remains.
Accommodation options range from shared dorm rooms to luxury rondavels with en-suite bathrooms. You can be sure to wake up refreshed with the sounds of birds in the surrounding forest area as the soundtrack to your new day. Be sure to wake up early and enjoy a cup of coffee or tea while watching the sun rise over the mountains. It is easy to forget about time while embracing the beautiful nature setting.
Fairy Knowe Backpackers offers delicious home-cooked meals (be sure you order before cut-off time), a small shop for snacks and a fully licenced bar at the large lapa where you can also relax on the lounge suite or play a round of pool.
Within short walking distance you will be able to do various short hiking trails, go kayaking on the river or embark on an exciting kloofing adventure.
This is a perfect stop for the nature enthusiast, those who love water-based activities or anyone looking to unwind away from the hustle and noise of the city.
Rooms Types Available:
- Twin rooms
- Double rooms
- Family rooms
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