Get away from it all! Non-sharing family and friends Backpackers.

Enjoy an Eco-friendly farm experience, 45km outside of Oudtshoorn, at the foot of the world-famous Swartberg Mountain Pass.  Splash around in our swimming pool with nothing around you except for the sounds of nature, beauty, tranquil, captivating and breathtaking views of the Swartberg Mountains. Hike to the beautiful waterfall and drink pure fresh water straight from it. Solar and gas geysers, “donkey” for colder days, organic gardening, free range livestock, geese, rabbits. Be refreshed, re-energized and regenerated!

All units are booked for you alone and not shared with other backpackers.

Swartberg Backpackers is “Kids paradise“. We offer pedal cars, target shooting with a paintball gun, catching and holding bunnies, canoeing in the farm dam, a hike to the mountain swimming pool and lots more.

The accommodation will provide you with a fully equipped kitchen and a gas stove with oven, gas refrigerator and barbecue facilities with free wood. You can enjoy a waterfall, mountain and farm dam view from all the units. The Ark unit has a table tennis for those sport lovers.

TV with DVD available (No channels) – solar electricity provides enough power to charge a laptop, cellular phone, room lights as well as a portable 12V fridge.

Swartberg Backpackers is pet, biker and cyclist friendly.