Whethu Backpackers

6 George Street, Grahamstown


Whethu Backpackers has a variety of accommodation arrangements with rooms ranging from 6 or 8 bed dorms, an en suite double or twin room, and an ensuite family room.

The backpackers sleeps 32 persons and has a garden that can accommodate another 15 people camping.

Their themed rooms are named after the local wildlife surrounding Grahamstown. They also offer secure off street parking and safes to lock up your valuables.

There is plenty of hot water in the showers and towels can be rented from the reception. Free wireless internet is found through out the property.

They also have a full kitchen for those who want to self cater, although you’d be crazy to as they also serve delicious and creative dinners and breakfasts featuring some of the best local game meat in the Eastern Cape.