Chintsa | Wild Coast | Eastern Cape | South Africa

GPS: 32.84550°S   28.09994°E

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Finding the Hostel


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The hostel is easy to find when you know how...but a word of warning: Don't follow the "shortest route" on your GPS system!

Interact with our google map to find us the easy way via the N2 from East London (our nearest large town).


Chintsa is just off the N2 around 40km's from East London.

From East London:

Join the N2 highway towards Mthatha, take exit 1060 (Brakfontein) off the N2. Turn right and cross over the highway. Drive approx. 1.7km to Schafli Road/ Wild Coast Jikeleza Route turn off (left). Follow this road for 16kms (past Crossways Spar & Retail Park) to the Chintsa West/ Buccaneers turn off. Turn right at the Chintsa West turn, follow the road approx. 900m and turn left into the Buccaneers dirt road.

From Mthatha / Wild Coast:

Join the N2 towards East London, approx. 40km from the Kei River Bridge take the Chintsa turn off (left). Follow this road for approximately 12km; PAST the Chintsa East turn (left), past Inkwenkwezi Game Reserve (right), to the Chintsa West turning (left). Approximately 900m down this road is a large sign for Buccaneers Backpackers (left). Take this turn and follow the dirt road down to Buccaneers.