South Africa is one of the most potent tourist magnets in the world. The country’s legendary natural beauty has graced many a film set. Similarly there is nothing to be desired in terms of sightseeing, partying, feasting, and accommodation. Talking about accommodation, it is imperative to mention that contrary to what many people think, there are plenty of cheap hotels in South Africa. Read on for more.
There are plenty of cheap hotels in South Africa playing host to travellers on a shoestring budget. Be it Cape Town, Johannesburg or Eastern Cape, cheap holiday travel deals to South African destinations can be found with quite a few tour operators specialising in Africa travel. Here is some information on just three of the cheap hotels in South Africa from Cape Town, Johannesburg, and Eastern Cape respectively.
The Tulip Hotel & Conference Centre Cape Town
The Tulip Hotel & Conference Centre Cape Town is a popular choice amongst cheap South Africa hotels in Cape Town. Despite being cheap, the property offers many of the features available with the more expensive hotels in South Africa. There are 86 rooms to choose from and the hotel is close to attractions like Albert Waterfront and the Central Business District.
The Backpackers Ridge
The Backpackers Ritz is supposedly Johannesburg’s oldest hostel and a hot choice amongst numerous budget travellers looking for a cheap hotel in South Africa, Johannesburg. The facility is set in a huge converted mansion complete with a beautiful pool and garden and puts to shame many of the other so called cheap South Africa hotels. The boarding facilities span choices like girl’s and mixed dormitories, standard single rooms, and standard twin and standard double rooms.
The no frills Hunters Lodge in the Eastern Cape is one of the perfect options for reasonably cheap holidays in South Africa. Accommodation charges range from R150 to R500. There are four bedrooms including a self catering bedroom. However, a hot favourite option here is ‘The Shack @ Hunters Lodge’, where guests can feel the bundu experience. The tariff can change without notice and anyone looking for a travel deal to Hunters Lodge must check out its website.