We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge

    Dumbleton Road, Wilderness, South Africa
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Lock in the lowest price from our partners
          US$25
          View Deal
          Traveller (33)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Hotel & Grounds (28)
          Fairy Knowe Hotel
          462 reviews
          #24 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          The Wild Farm Backpakers
          114 reviews
          #22 of 36 Speciality lodging in Wilderness
           
          The Wilderness Hotel
          634 reviews
          #2 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
           
          Wilderness Beach Resort & Apartments
          73 reviews
          #21 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          Overview
          • Excellent42%
          • Very good30%
          • Average9%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible9%
          Travellers talk about
          “pool table” (11 reviews)
          “fairy knowe” (17 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          All hotel details
          {"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"name":"ibex_photo_carousel"},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
          Fairy Knowe Hotel
          462 reviews
          #24 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          The Wild Farm Backpakers
          114 reviews
          #22 of 36 Speciality lodging in Wilderness
           
          The Wilderness Hotel
          634 reviews
          #2 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
           
          Wilderness Beach Resort & Apartments
          73 reviews
          #21 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          Write a Review
          Reviews (156)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language

          31 - 35 of 156 reviews

          Reviewed 8 December 2016

          Great people, laid back atmosphere, and very nice en suite room. also good food eaten with all the other guests, which is a nice way to meet people. There is also kitchen for guests if you want to cook yourself

          Thank Merav B
          Reviewed 22 November 2016

          This place was awesome! Two friends and I stayed here for a few days during a road trip along the Garden Route. We had a blast. I'd recommend abseiling, canoeing (and then hiking some) to a nearby waterfall, and eating at any of the cute...More

          Thank Halcyon G
          Reviewed 20 November 2016

          We arrived late at Fairy Knowe backpackers but we still received a warm welcome. The staff made you feel very at is and was very helpful. The staff prepared another room for us to sleep in the Saturday night, seeing that the one we slept...More

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Thank lynnt956
          Reviewed 18 November 2016

          Such a cool backpackers to stay! They have a nice bar/hanging out area and rooms are super clean. Staff was very friendly and made sure everyone enjoyed their time here. The showers are not so big but it is above average for a backpackers.

          Review collected in partnership with this hotel
          Thank bircen2016
          Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

          This place is absolutely amazing. It's the perfect retreat from the city.Whether you want your privacy or you want to socialize, it's perfect. There are an array of activities to do. Canooing, hiking and climbing to name a few. (kayaks available to rent on site)....More

          Thank Tina S
          Fairy Knowe Hotel
          462 reviews
          #24 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          The Wild Farm Backpakers
          114 reviews
          #22 of 36 Speciality lodging in Wilderness
           
          The Wilderness Hotel
          634 reviews
          #2 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
           
          Wilderness Beach Resort & Apartments
          73 reviews
          #21 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          About
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$22 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
          • Reservation Options
          • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with HostelWorld, Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Western Cape >
          • Wilderness
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (33)
          Room & Suite (5)
          Hotel & Grounds (28)
          Nearby
          Views Boutique Hotel & Spa
          322 reviews
          1.53 km away
           
          The Wilderness Hotel
          634 reviews
          2.14 km away
           
          Wilderness Beach Hotel
          169 reviews
          1.45 km away
           
          Hilltop Country Lodge
          42 reviews
          .07 km away
           
          Cinnamon Boutique Guest House
          505 reviews
          2.42 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          Serendipity Restaurant
          557 reviews
          .70 km away
          Joplins Steak Bar
          405 reviews
          .61 km away
          The Girls Restaurant
          1,407 reviews
          2.35 km away
          Flava Cafe & restaurant
          1,065 reviews
          2.31 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Harkerville Mountain Bike Trails
          30 reviews
          1.47 km away
          Wilderness National Park
          330 reviews
          .90 km away
          Wilderness Lagoon
          111 reviews
          1.07 km away
          Wilderness Segway Tours
          48 reviews
          .70 km away
          Questions & Answers
          Get quick answers from Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge staff and past guests.
          Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
          Posting guidelines
          Submit
          Room Tips
          "Stay in a private room with ensuite - little thatched chalet huts"
          Read review
          "The en suite roops are great"
          Read review
          "Stay away!"
          Read review
          "Definitely upstairs in the old house."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing