|Previous Guests Rating|
|Check-In / Check-out Times||Check-In: 08:00-23:00 / Check-Out: 11:00|
|Equipment||Included during lessons AND after lessons|
|Payment & Cancellation Policy||Standard: Reservation Deposit required | Due Balance amount to pay at Destination | Free cancellation up to 15 days before check-in | Cancellation less than 15 days before check-in or No-Show, only the reservation caution will be charged|
|Payments accepted at Destination||Credit Card, Cash|
|Closing dates||Open all year round!|
|How to Get There||Transfer, Car|
|Room Type||Shared, Triple, Twin, Double, En-suite|
|Facilities||Fully equipped kitchen, Barbecue, Chill-out area, Living room, Tv, DVD, Pool table, Laundry, Storage, Car Parking, Garden, Terrace|
|Services||Surf Lessons, Equipment rental, Surf Guiding (Surfari), Yoga Sessions, Bike Rental, Shaperoom visit|
|Surf Breaks||Beach Break, Reef Break, Point Break|
|Extra Activities||Stand Up Paddle, Skating, Kite surfing, Fishing, Big game fishing, Horse Riding, Photo Report, Bunjee Jumping, Kayaking, Climbing, Trekking, Biking, Sandboarding, Wild Life Safari, Dolphin Watching|
|Suited for||Solo travelers, Couples, Groups, Family with children, Teenagers|
|Beach Distance||right on the beach!|
|Airport Distance||72 kms (Port Elizabeth)|
|Total number of People||25|
|Total number of Rooms||25|
|Total number of Bathrooms||8|
Jeffreys Bay was a fishing village known as a hippie town during the 70s. J-Bay had also a strong surf community presence but nowadays this city is one of the fastest growing urban areas in South Africa.
We know this is the right place for perfect surf holidays in South Africa and we want to share it with you! J-Bay Surf Hostel offers you different accommodation types according to the packs you choose.
Jeffreys Bay is a picturesque town situated between the scenic Garden Route and Sunshine Coast, so called as this region has more sunshine hours than any other in the country. This bay is the meeting point where the warm Indian Ocean current mingles with the waters of the cold Atlantic, creating unique conditions for an incredible diversity of marine life. Dolphins and whales are an almost daily!
Its unique combination of natural beauty, endless summers, great swells, and relaxed lifestyle, makes it world renown.
You can spend the entire day surfing the most perfect waves and watching the greatest surfers at work but don’t forget that Africa has plenty more to offer you! Enjoy a romantic sunset in the evening or guided tour to a wild life safari game park. Cliché but unforgettable. Trust us! Many other extra activities available like stunt kites, snorkeling gear, body boards, etc. Surfboards and wetsuits can surely be rented for those in “accommodation only” at the surf camp.
Wake up with the morning sun, have an early surfing session before having a delicious breakfast, surf the best waves during the day and watch the dolphins use the ‘supertubes’ as their playground, visit the local or relax at the beach and have dinner on the terrace watching the sun set on the water…. Endless Summer, that’s what it’s all about!
J-Bay Surf Hostel is based on self catering and is the most comfortable beach accommodation you can find close the the best surf spots in Jeffrey's Bay.
The best location in all J Bay, just 50 m from the world famous Supertubes surf break! An authentic laid back atmosphere surf house with shared self-catering kitchen, BBQ, lounge and entertainment area with pool table. The fully equipped kitchen, chill out area, living room, laundry, garden and terrace are all sharing facilities. The hostel also offers free WiFi. On the backyard there’s also an awesome fire-pit where guests mingle and share their surf stories.
It offers 8 basic twin, double and family en-suite rooms that are serviced daily. All bedrooms have bathroom, linen and bath towels are also provided. There is select DSTV in each room as well as in the communal lounge. A rack for surfboards & wet suits can be found in the courtyard.
Perfect hostel for those who want a place to stay facing the Indian Ocean, with the surf break under the room’s balcony.
J-Bay area is surrounded by incredibly good surf breaks. J-Bay is probably Africa’s most famous surf spot because of good swell and an active surfing population.
Jeffrey's Bay is the starting point of an amazing journey that all surfers dream of - inspired by the classic surf movie “Endless Summer” - exploring the enchanting east coast of South Africa.
This is your chance to ride one of the best right hand breaks in the world, Supertubes, home to the ASP Billabong Pro, each July. Best season is between May and August when the low pressure systems moving across the cape generate a swell that rolls into the Bay.
Our surf guides are experience local surfers with full knowledge of the area ready to take you on surfaris to the epic waves of Jeffreys Bay featured in “Endless Summer”.
Surf lessons are held daily by skilled professional instructors S.S.A. level 3/ E.P, two hours lesson in the morning (all levels) + Free use of the material for practice in the afternoon.
Nearest surf spots:
Cape St. Francis
St. Francis Bay