Hermanus Backpackers is considered one of the best hostels in Southern Africa. It is a clean, well run, vibey place with friendly, clued up staff and has all the facilities you could possibly need. We're very close to town and the ocean. Off street parking, security guard & security gates. Hermanus Backpackers is well known as THE place to book your Great White Shark cage diving trip, R795 per person and get a free night's accommodation in a dorm or R80 off the cost of a private room. All types of room available, from dorms to private triples, doubles, twins and doubles, en-suite. Free breakfast included. We are also kid friendly, we have perfect rooms for parents travelling with children. A sun trap back garden courtyard, swimming pool, bar and free pool table makes for lovely lounging and relaxing! Braai available every evening for R60, you sit around drinking beer, we do all the work! Free book exchange, cheap internet, cosy fireplaces, chill-out lounge and DSTV lounge - a place for everyone to find a corner!