The Happy Hippo Backpackers lodge is the latest venture by Micky and Michelle Brooks, owners of the legendary Hippo Hide Backpackers lodge located on the Berea Ridge above the city of Durban. The Happy Hippo Backpackers lodge will offer the same wonderful experience that hundreds of international budget travellers have experienced at the famous Hippo Hide.
Born from a passion for traveling, the legacy of the Hippo Hide has been passed on to this unique and amazing lodge. Situated approximately 500m from Durbans best beaches and right next to uShaka Marine World, you couldnt ask for a better location. Durbans first purpose built backpackers hostel for the discerning budget traveller, welcomes you to come and enjoy state of the art facilities. These include the amazing roof top party and recreational area, known as The Globe, a wireless broadband internet caf, travel desk with up to date information and the best deals. This is your one stop youth hostel with all your amenities close by.