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WHAT THE BACKPACKERS SAY ABOUT US

"Thank you so much for three days of pure honest good fun. My batteries are reloaded and my surfboard is worn out. I will most definitely come back asap zulu if my boss will let me sometime before Christmas. And now, a message for the Norwegian people who might read this: HERRE VA HELT KNALL, HOR SOM DET SMELL! HILSEN PILSEN!" - "Oysters"

"...this is what holidays are all about." - Theresa, Hannah & Lucia

"Back again, after only about a week. Couldn't stay away. This is our home away from home so don't think you can get rid of us, coz we'll be back, and that's a PROMISE!...Big love from Hannah"

"We had a short stay, but still a great time! Amazingly friendly atmosphere and lots of nice people! Thank you very much, we'll be back soon. Regards, remembrance" - Martin, Ernest

"Definitely my favourite backpackers in South Africa by far. Wish I could stay longer, but a GAP YEAR only lasts a year! Oh well..." - Naonii

"I LIKE YOUR VIBE." - Matthaeus

"Christ I've been bitten. The Transkei Bug has got me. Coffee Bay + the Coffee Shack made me feel so welcome I feel like I'm tearing off an arm and a leg leaving." - Polly McBride, Scotland

"...what can I say? Wonderful place, wonderful people, ****ing awesome party! You have been our little bit of heaven! Thank you so much. Keep on partying! Much love and kisses." - Freya

"Had loads of fun - cheers for that!!" - James Spalding, UK

"Thanks for making our stay one of our top highlights of our trip to South Africa. River crossings were hilarious! People were so friendly. It has an amazing atmosphere here. We will be back. Thank you for everything" - Claire, Dorrien + Laura

"Hi to everyone. Just one word --> AMAZING <-- Enjoy your time, peace" - Christian (GER)

"Hi again! Again I had a awesome time in Coffee Bay! It was so cool to meet staff again, you are all so nice and friendly! I'll definitely be back, make sure there is a bed for me!" - Torkin the Norwegian

"Thank you for everything! Short stay but worthwhile!" - Mike, Caro, Sophie

"Thanks for the good times. Nice staff, good accommodation."
- Marc & Cindy, Netherlands

"If I die one day, my heaven will look like Coffee Bay: green hills, cute lovely houses, and a lot of nice, amazing people!" - Barbara

"Really cool staff! Lots of friendly, crazy-mad energy! We had the most FUN every day. We will be back very very soon. Sooooo chilled, respect!" - Pips & Memo

"This is far & away the best hostel we've stayed at on our journey to Cape Town and I've a feeling we'll be back some time!" - Lucy & Jenny

"We love Coffee Shack! A highlight of our tour of South Africa! The staff is the best. Nice people, nice bar, very very good cocktails..." - Charlotte, Belgium

"The best hostel I ever been stayed. And such a lovely coast! Cool people, cool Coffee Shack. GREAT!" - Eric, Germany

GOOD TIMES
GOOD WAVES
GOOD PEOPLE
CHEERS FOR EVERYTHING - MATT & ALI

"To all at the beloved Coffee Shack, thank you for your generosity, fab vibe, beautiful people & your amazing place - till next time - peace - ENKOSI!" - Bianca (Aus)

"Give me two years, I promise I'll be back" - Zara

"Hey all, thanks for a very fun & happy stay. Good weather, good laughs & good parties. Shame to leave but may be we'll be back again sometime! Take care" - Becky

"Thank you so much for a WEEK-long stay. We all had such an awesome time here, I want to stay forever! Sorry for me but time waits for no-one...and for no Tiger. So on we go to pastures new in search of a place as cool as this. I don't think we'll find it though.

Keep doing what you guys do so well, and spread the word so others can have as much fun as I did. Take it easy" - Andi, Liverpool England

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YOUTH HOSTEL BOOKINGS
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ABOUT COFFEE SHACK
Find out more about our backpackers and the
Wild Coast...
SURF LESSONS
An excellent place to learn - owner Dave was a surfing champ...
DAY TRIPS AND HIKING
Get some adrenalin pumping with one of our adventure tours. Fun in the sun... 
ACCOMMODATION
Clean & comfortable self-catering: dorms,
doubles and camping...
GUESTS' COMMENTS & PHOTOS
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RESTAURANT AND BAR
Good value backpackers fare and a party to remember...
MEET THE GUYS WHO MAKE IT HAPPEN
We've got a reputation of having the most amazing, friendly staff...
XHOSA CULTURE & SOCIAL INITIATIVES
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with the community...
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SEND YOUR PICS TO: happydays@coffeeshack.co.za

 

APRIL 2007:              Hazel & Joe, oh where did they go...

APRIL 2007:              Thrills in the 'ills wiv Sam Woodley

APRIL 2005:              Jim aka “Miami” (Classic Hawaiian party photos & Mpuzi Caves)

DECEMBER 2004:     Jan (The classic Christmas on the beach shot)

JUNE 2004:               Julian & Friends (Cultural adventures on a Xhosa day trip)

JANUARY 2003:       Justin (Boat cruise, hamming with the kids)

DECEMBER 2002:    Colin & Joy (Christmas day Mpuzi pools & Easi Falls hike)

AUGUST 2002:        Super Heros (Vince, Bungy & Lee)

FEBRUARY 2002:     Trent (Some “arty” photos)

NOVEMBER 2000:    Marc (Check out his website, he went for the record hike between “The
                                 Kraal” & Coffee Shack, but did not succeed.

MARCH 2000:          Christopher Wiley (web travel journalist) check out his website!

1976:                        Deryk Lang (Original Coffee Shack land owner & Coffee Bay legend,
                                 old pre – Coffee Shack photos)



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