Platberg Harrismith Backpackers is located centrally in town, walking distance from the business centre, shops, banks, post office, police station, supermarkets and more.
It has a lovely stoep in the front where you can sit and enjoy the view of the majestic Platberg Mountain, or just watching the local life passing by.
We have Private Rooms for families, couples or singles, with en-suite bathroom and small kitchenette. There are also 6 sleeper rooms as well as a 4 sleepers fitted with single beds. Requests are always welcome! The communal bathroom has hot showers and there is also a fully equipped communal kitchen available.
Test your braai master skills in the back garden at the entertainment area with braai facilities or chill in the TV lounge with DStv. We offer WiFi for free! Laundry facilities at an additional cost.
Platberg Backpackers is the ideal base to do major hikes the area is famous for, such as the Sentinel Peak with chain ladders, the Gorge in the Royal National Park, Platberg Mountain and the there are many day hikes in the Golden Gate Higlands.
Platberg Harrismith Backpackers is also the ideal overnight stopover when coming from Oliver Thambo Airport.