Gibela Backpackers Lodge Durban

119 Ninth Avenue, Morningside, Durban, South Africa, Distance from city centre: 2.7km

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Gibela Backpackers Lodge is conveniently located in the hip, residential area of Morningside. Gibela is within walking distance to the centre of Durban's entertainment life, Florida Road, where there are restaurants, cocktail bars, clubs and coffee shops galore. Award winning 4 star Backpackers.

Non Smoking Establishment
No children under 12
Reception closes at 20H30.
Airport shuttle bus from airport to Gibela backpackers R100-00 per person.
Prices are per person per night.

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Adaptors
  • Age Restriction
  • Bar
  • Bicycle parking
  • Book exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Ceiling fan
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Currency exchange
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Internet Access
  • Kitchen
  • Linen Included
  • Luggage Storage
  • Non Smoking
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Swimming Pool
  • Taxes included
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels For Hire

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.

Must-Read Hostel Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

Reception hours - 07H15 till 20H00
We have no curfew.
Minimum length of stay: 2 nights.
NO children under 12 years.
100% NON SMOKING ESTABLISHMENT

Directions
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From the South Coast / Wild Coast
Follow the signs direction Durban and N2 North.
Keep left direction Stanger, North Coast, Pietermaritzburg, N2 North
+/- 10 km at big intersection follow signs to Durban City
As you enter Durban keep in the middle lane.
Take the Ridge Road / Tollgate / Berea off ramp. (Semi-circle bridge)
Cross over Ridge Road and continue direction of the city, keep in left lane this is Berea Road North.
Continue over Musgrave Road and turn left into Botanic Gardens Road.
Pass The Botanical Gardens, now called Problem Mkhize Road.
Pass Bread Ahead Bakery & Woolworths Food store.
Cross over Marriot Road and at the next traffic light turn right down Clarence Road. Second left is 9th Avenue.
We are on the left - no 119 Ninth Avenue (Silver steel car gates)

From Pietermaritzburg / Drakensberg
You will be traveling along the N3.
As you enter Durban keep in the second left lane.
Take the Ridge Road / Tollgate / Berea off ramp.
Cross over Ridge Road and continue direction of the city, keep in middle lane - this is Berea Road North.
Continue over Musgrave Road and turn left into Botanic Gardens Road at The Institute of Technology.
Pass The Botanical Gardens, now called Problem Mkhize Road.
Pass Bread Ahead Bakery & Woolworths Food store.
Cross over Marriot Road and at the next traffic light turn right down Clarence Road.
Second left is Ninth Avenue.
We are on the left - no 119 Ninth Avenue (Big metal car gates)

North Coast / Zululand
You will be traveling along the N2.
+/- 35 km north of Durban take the Ballito off ramp.
Turn left, around two traffic circles and at traffic light right - direction Durban / Umhlanga M4.
Continue till you enter Durban, on the right Moses Mabida Soccer Stadium.
Keep in the right lane, at first intersection turn right into Sandile Thusi.
Continue up Sandile Thusie Road, cross over Umgeni & Lillian Ngoyi.
Cross over Avondale (traffic light) next left is Ninth Avenue.
We are on the right - no 119 Ninth Avenue (Big metal car gates)

100% NO SMOKING LODGE
CHECK-IN BEFORE 20H30
NO late night check-in available.
Minimum 2 night stay on weekends.
To reconfirm your booking you will be contacted for your 3-digit CVC credit card code.
All changes and cancellations to bookings MUST be
made by e-mail.
Full payment will be taken for full duration as per booking made if cancelled within 7 days of arrival.

Located Near

We have secure off-street parking.
Laundromat, Grocery store, Post Office & Restaurants 4 min
Inner city bus and public transport 7 min
Restaurants, Coffee shops, Bars and Clubs - 7 min
Shopping Mall 12 min
Botanical Gardens 15 min
Beaches, Golden Mile 25 min
City Centre 10 min bus ride
Sport stadiums 20 min
Airport 40 min drive
Sani Pass 280 km
Champagne Castle 280 km
Royal Natal National Park 300 km
St. Lucia 270 km
Hluhluwe-iMfolozi Park 300 km
Swaziland Border 480 km

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