Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers

Buccaneers Retreat, Cintsa, Eastern Cape, 5217, South Africa | Hostel
Prices starting from $23.00

Travel Blogs from Cintsa


A travel blog entry by tomrc86


Moving on from Coffee Bay, I had to make my way back inland to Mthatha to catch the bus further down the coast. Just outside the city we stopped briefly outside Nelson Mandela's house, which not long after was featured all over the news for his funeral. The house was definitely luxurious compared to the alternatives around, but no different to …

Wild times on the Wild Coast

A travel blog entry by harrietkurylec


The end of our trip is edging ever closer and we are trying to pack in as much as we possibly can in the short time we have! That means a lot of travelling, with us seemingly spending half our time on buses at the moment. It all becomes worth it when you get to a new place - each one more beautiful than the last. Ideally you would need a few months …

Traveling to Chintsa

A travel blog entry by carlosherbane


Yeah Coffee Bay. A small bay where a shipwreck is said to have spilt coffee beans! We rolled up to this formidable bay with its skilled surfers floating on the high waves. The backpackers was so welcoming. It was a lovely night. Thanks Delani. Shame we could not stay longer! I also met Ron and his brother; two Israeli lads who are walking the Wild …

Traumstrand und interessante Erkenntnisse

A travel blog entry by stefanlizontour


Chinsta ist ein kleiner Ort zwischen P.E. und Durban. Von unserem Hostel aus hatten wir Blick auf den weißen Sandstrand und auf dem Weg zum Strand ist man Affen begegnet und es war einfach nur schön. :) Als wir ankamen, haben wir erstmal mit den anderen Volleyball gespielt und dabei gab es free Wine ;D Abends gab es dann, wie es hier freitags ü …

Buccaneers Backpackers

A travel blog entry by danib1985


Wow, weather still on our side...had breakfast was tired and cold :-( but glad we were leaving!!! En route to chintsa where some are doing a game drive at 2pm, just the new girls. So had to get there quite early which was nice as wouldn't be driving all day. The bus was still leaking, we use toilet roll to wipe the leaks but they come back...and we …

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    TravelPod Member ReviewsBuccaneers Lodge & Backpackers Cintsa

    Reviewed by runilinni

    5star backpacker!

    Reviewed Oct 25, 2011
    by (8 reviews) , Norway Flag of Norway

    They've got everything. Free activities, free sundaydinner, pool, bar, great food, beautiful location, cleen and nice rooms with seaview (not sure if all got view), u meet a lot of other backpackers, loong whitesanded beach, hikes, bicyckling tour, villagetour u name it.. And the surfinglessions in GREAT!
    prebook in highseason and in the weekends, its crowded!!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    Reviewed by arpalmquist

    Free Wine!

    Reviewed Apr 11, 2011
    by (2 reviews) Plymouth, MN , United States Flag of United States

    Buccaneers was an awesome backpacker to experience! It was recommended by every traveler that had been there and when we arrived it lived up to the expectations!

    This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.

    TripAdvisor Reviews Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers Cintsa

    4.00 of 5 stars Excellent