Free WiFi
Free Breakfast

Pumbas Backpackers

Free Cancellation Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.

113 Total Reviews
Perfect Location
Marvellous Staff
Excellent Cleanliness

Property Description

Pumbas in situated in the leafy suburb of Hatfield, walking distance to the University of Pretoria, the Hatfield Gautrain Station and the LC de Villiers sports grounds.

Pumbas caters for groups as well as individual guests, with accommodation comprising quaint garden cabins as well as both private and shared dorms. The facilities are set up hostel style, with a fully equipped shared kitchen, shared bathrooms, and a number of communal areas including a large swimming pool, lounge, tv room and dining area.

The onsite team is available to provide groups with catering services, with meal options ranging right from the basics of jam on toast through to lunch packs and full on braai evenings, expertly cooked by either Andrew or Mario.

Garden Cabins
10 cabins with 2 single beds for singles or couples.

Private Dorms
3 private dorms each sleeping up to 6 guests (minimum 2)

Shared Dorms
10 Sleeper Mixed Dorm and 6 Female Dorm

Please note:
Cancellation policy: 24h before arrival. In case of a late cancellation or No Show, you will be charged the first night of your stay.

Check in from 14:00
Check out before 10:00
24 hour access is available

Payment upon arrival by cash, credit cards, debit cards.

Taxes included.
Breakfast not included.
No curfew.

Reviews & Ratings

113 Total Reviews
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  • Location
  • Staff
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  • Value for Money
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Latest Reviews

Feb 13, 2020
Excellent stay in an excellent place. Staff were amazing. A cool place to meet cool people. I could stay there again and again .
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Male, 25-30
Feb 12, 2020
What amazing place. I have traveled the world, and I never leave reviews, but this place deserve it. What increible staff, very personalized, nice, professionals and willingness to make all your desires true. And what beautiful place, organized, extremely clean with the nice pool and cabins. Great location too. I wish I could stayed there a month!
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Male, 31-40
Jan 12, 2020
It’s a no
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Female, 18-24


  • Free

    • Free Breakfast
    • Linen Included
    • Free Parking
    • Free WiFi
  • General

    • Security Lockers
    • Swimming Pool
    • Common Room
    • BBQ
    • Book Exchange
    • Hot Showers
    • Self-Catering Facilities
    • Fridge/Freezer
    • Cable TV
    • Outdoor Terrace
    • Parking
    • Iron / Ironing Board
    • Microwave
  • Services

    • Internet access
    • Laundry Facilities
    • Bicycle Hire
    • Luggage Storage
    • Housekeeping
    • Reception (limited hours)
  • Food & Drink

    • Bar
    • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Entertainment

    • Wi-Fi