Zululand Backpackers

Welcome to the Zululand Backpackers

The Zululand Backpackers in Eshowe is a great spot to relax, have fun, or explore rural Zululand. With its unique jungle setting and vibrant atmosphere, it is the place to be! There are all sorts of things that you can do on your own, as well as a number of guided cultural and adventure tours and activities.

Still the only backpackers in the world with its own microbrewery, you can enjoy a ‘Zulu Blonde’ while sitting on the deck that overlooks the lush Dlinza Forest… Enjoy a drink at the Pablo Esco Bar, relax in an open air herbal bath, go rocksliding, or chill in the Che Guevara lounge; it’s all right here!

Come and discover something unique…


  • Large swimming pool & BBQ facilities
  • Full kitchen and laundry
  • Daily tours, hikes and birding
  • Close to shops, banks and Post Office
  • The Zululand Brewery
  • Good access to medical facilities
  • 24 hours access & Secure parking
  • Restaurant
  • Tours desk
  • Card Phone
  • Free high speed internet / WiFi

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