Buccaneers hostel has been described as being like a backpacker village because of the way it's spread out over the 8 hectare of wild coast forest right next to the stunning Chintsa beach in South Africa. Most people say that it's a place to come home to. A legend in its own time. For us it is home and for the past 12 years we have been sharing our hostel with people just like you - backpackers from all over the world.
Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers offers a wide range of accommodation suitable for all types of traveller; from stunning new suites with the most amazing views in the house to airy beach cottages for families, dorm style beds for backpackers and camping spots for those on a budget, you're sure to find something perfect for your needs. Browse our accommodation and check out our rates now!
Madiba is gone...as the whole world celebrates the life of much loved and revered Madiba, the father, the brother, the leader and the legend, many people are reflecting on his life and their own and perhaps attempting to decide exactly why it is that he's so special to us. It is true that people all over the world feel a personal connection with Madiba, whether or not we were lucky enough to meet him. He managed to permeate so many peoples lives in a personal way and I wanted to share just one of those stories with you.
Cyndi, now 15, has been playing the guitar since the age of 10. This young South African starlet recently played at the ABSA Kollig Music Festival in Durban as well as the Durban International Blues Festival, the Blues Train, Durban Showcase and numerous restaurants, shopping malls and churches.
Published author and long time brother (from another mother), son and friend to the Buccaneers family Matt Hamilton, has finally finished drafting his long awaited second book.
The sequel to Through Travel and Error: Confessions of an Asylum Seeking Canadian in which Matty describes his eventful and sometimes disastrous travels...
Beer, bikes and the beach! What more do you need to kick off your summer holiday?
4 nights R555 | Valid 25th – 15th Dec
Join us at the world famous Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers - located just outside of East London, right on the beach – to celebrate the coming of Summer and our most favourite of time of year – Silly Season! Swig down an ice cold beer upon arrival as you gaze at the stunning views of Chintsa beach and the Indian Ocean.