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1 room, 2 adults

Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge

2.5-star2.5 stars
10 Hill Street West, Knysna, Western Cape, 6571, South Africa

B&B with outdoor pool, near Pledge Nature Reserve
  • Free continental breakfast and free WiFi
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Restrictions related to your trip

South Africa may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19. Find out more

Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge

  • Room 1 - (Twin en-suite)
  • Room 3 - (Queen - share bthrm)
  • Room 4 - (Queen en-suite)
  • Room 5 - (Queen share bthrm)
  • Room 6 - (Twin beds - share bathroom)
  • Room 7 - (Twin beds- share bathroom)
  • Room 8 - (Twin Pool Level - sh bthrm)
  • Room 9 - (Twin - share bthrm)
  • Room 10 - (One private Unit - 4 people )
  • Room 11 - (One private unit - 4 people)
  • Family en-suite (Room 12)
  • Large Dorm for 16 people

What’s around Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge


  • Heart of Knysna
  • Pledge Nature Reserve - 3 min walk
  • Knysna Quays - 13 min walk
  • Featherbed Nature Reserve - 9.9 mi / 15.9 km

Getting around

  • Plettenberg Bay (PBZ) - 39 min drive

At a glance

Key facts


  • 13 rooms
  • Arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time 2 PM-7 PM
  • Check-out time is 10 AM
  • Express check-in/out

Restrictions related to your trip

  • South Africa may have travel restrictions in place, including self-quarantine, due to COVID-19.
The front desk is open daily from 7:30 AM - 7 PM. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation. If you are planning to arrive after 7 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • Children (12 years old and younger) not allowed

  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Wheelchair-accessible parking on site

  • Onsite parking limited

Payment types at the property

* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free continental breakfast daily
  • Bar/lounge
  • Poolside bar
  • Barbecue grills
Things to do
  • Outdoor pool
  • Hiking/biking trails nearby
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Laundry facilities
  • Luggage storage
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1960
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Terrace
  • Library
  • Television in common areas
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
Languages Spoken
  • Afrikaans
  • English
  • French
  • Xhosa

In the room

Stay connected
  • Free WiFi

Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge’s small print

Also known as

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Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

This property accepts credit cards.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge

  • Does Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is there a pool at Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge?
    Yes, there's an outdoor pool.
  • Are pets allowed at Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge?
    Sorry, pets aren't allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge?
    You can check in from 2 PM - 7 PM. Check-out time is 10 AM. Express check-in and check-out are available.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include African Bean (5-min walk), Persello's Pizzeria (5-min walk), and Royal Siam Thai (5-min walk).
  • What is there to do near Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge?
    Recommended spots to visit include Pledge Nature Reserve (3-min walk), Knysna Quays (13-min walk), and Featherbed Nature Reserve (9.9 mi).

Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge