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Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Twin Room

Bed Count 2 Single Beds Maximum Occupancy 2 Max

Shared Dormitory, Women only

Bed Count 1 Single Bed Maximum Occupancy 1 Max

Single Room

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Hotel Description

With your stay at Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban , you're connected to the convention centre and just a quick walk from Florida Road. Enjoy features like free breakfast, free WiFi in public areas and free self-parking. Built in 1950, this 2-star hostel has 8 rooms over 2 floors. Each room includes amenities such as premium bedding.

  • All rooms offer premium bedding, ceiling fans and showers
  • Free buffet breakfast served daily
  • Free WiFi in some public areas
  • Free self-parking
  • Wired Internet in some public areas for a fee
  • Take a swim in the outdoor pool
  • Amenities include free newspapers in reception, a gift shop and a terrace
  • 6 minutes by foot from African Art Centre and a 2-minute drive from Durban Botanical Gardens
  • Airport shuttle service available for a fee
  • Pets welcome free of charge

About the Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban

Location 119 Ninth Avenue, Durban, KwaZulu-Natal 4001

Property Features

Free breakfast is available daily. Public spaces have free WiFi. An airport shuttle (available 24 hours) is available for a fee. An outdoor pool, a library, and a terrace are also featured at Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban . Free self parking is available. This Tuscan-style Durban hostel is smoke free.

  • 1 building
  • 8 guestrooms or units
  • 2 levels
  • Built in 1950
  • Buffet breakfast (free)
  • Coffee in lobby
  • Storage area for luggage
  • Tour and ticket information
  • Library
  • Terrace
  • Garden
  • BBQ grill(s)
  • Gift shop
  • Newspapers in lobby (free)
  • On-site shopping
  • No smoking on site

Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Wired Internet access - surcharge

Parking

Free self parking

Transport

  • Property shuttles: Airport shuttle
  • Parking: Free self parking

Room Amenities

Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban offers 8 forms of accommodation with a ceiling fan. Beds feature premium bedding. Guests can make use of the shared/communal kitchen. Bathrooms include a shower. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and hairdryers can be requested.

  • Communal kitchen access
  • Luxury bedding
  • Shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • Hairdryer available
  • Ceiling fan

Food & Drink

Guests are served a free buffet breakfast daily from 7:30 AM to 9:30 AM.

Nearby Activities

Recreational amenities at the hostel include an outdoor pool.

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them in the special requests field on the booking page after selecting your room.

  • Wheelchair-accessible parking

Hotel Policies

Check-in

  • Check-in time starts at 2 PM
  • Check-in time ends at 8 PM
  • Minimum check-in age is: 18

Special check-in instructions:

The front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday-Saturday: 7:30 AM-8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

This property's front desk is open during the following times:

  • Monday - Saturday: 7:30 AM - 8 PM
This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Airport transport is offered 24 hours a day. Fees may apply. Please make arrangements in advance by contacting the property.

Check-out

  • Check-out by 10 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children 11 and younger are not allowed at this property. All guests older than 11 are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
  • Cots (infant beds) are not available.

Pet Policy

  • Pets are welcome and stay free

Policies

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

Charges for extra guests may apply and vary according to property policy.

A cash deposit, credit card or debit card for incidental charges and government-issued photo identification may be required upon check-in.

Special requests are subject to availability at the time of check-in. Special requests can't be guaranteed and may incur additional charges.

  • Staffed front desk
  • No rollaway/extra beds available
  • No cots (infant beds) available
  • Pets allowed (no fees)
  • Debit cards

Fees

Optional extras

The fees and deposits listed below will be charged at the time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for wired Internet in public areas: ZAR 40 per hour (rates may vary)
  • Airport shuttle fee: ZAR 80 per person (one-way)
  • Airport shuttle fee per child: ZAR 80.00 (one-way)

This may not be a comprehensive list. Fees and deposits are subject to change and might not include tax.

Hotel Names

  • Gibela Backpackers Lodge
  • Gibela Backpackers Durban
  • Gibela Backpackers
  • Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban Durban
  • Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban Hostel/Backpacker accommodation

You should know

  • Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban offers transfers from the airport (fees may apply). Please contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation 48 hours prior to arrival with your arrival details.
  • Children 11 years old and younger aren't allowed at this property.
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