1 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay   +27 63 724 8723

House Rules


  • Mossel Bay Backpackers has closed until further notice, we do not have staff on duty, hence the following is the responsibility of the guest himself or herself. 
  • Please do not let anyone onto the premises if you don’t know them. They all need to make prior arrangements with the Host. 
  • Just ask any new clients to please phone or WhatsApp the business number on the poster at both gates.
  • You are welcome to contact your host personally on WhatsApp with any questions or concerns, as such please respect the Host’s normal business hours. 


  •  You are responsible to keep your room clean and tidy.
  • Once a month, your room will be cleaned and possibly inspected by the host for any defects or any such reason deemed fit by the host. 
  • Please note you rent your room only, as such the rest of the premises is not for storing and leaving things around. Lets keep our place clean, as you would your own home.


  • Please keep both gates closed and locked at all times & make sure it “clicks in”
  • Do not let anyone in with you.
  • You can use the front entrance with the same code as the back during the day when the door is unlocked.
  • Please make sure the remote parking gate closes and no one walks in. 
  • Please be considerate when in the kitchen during early or late hours. 
  • Please keep the lights off when no one is present, especially when you put the lights on, upon arrival.  
  • With regards to safety on the premises, if you are uncertain about anyone, please phone your host (On WhatsApp only) at any time in a matter of urgency. 


  • You are responsible for your hygiene concerning COVID, please sign in and take your temperature when entering the premises, sanitize regularly and be conscious of it.
  • You Must Notify the Host if you are feeling feverish or sick.


  • You are welcome to invite friends over to visit. – This is only by prior arrangement with the Host: Gerrie – 063 724 8723. All non-residents must be off site at curfew time. 21:00 during the week & 23:00 during weekends. Please be considerate about noise level, even during the day.
  • Please note – You are responsible for any of their actions and safety regulations.
  • They may sleepover at short notice, however only upon notifying the Host and sending the persons ID via Whatsapp. A fine of R500 will be applicable if this rule is not followed. By Law, we need to know who, and have the ID of every person sleeping on site.  


  • Self Catering Kitchen – Feel free to use anything, please clean up after yourself and keep things tidy. Through away old food and share as needed in the “free food Box”
  • Please dry off and pack away your dishes after use, leave your cooking station clean, as you would like to received it. Please check your cutlery and dishes prior to use. Unfortunately not everyone washes thoroughly. Feel free to report any hygiene issues or unwashed pans etc. 
  • Braai facilities are free to use, please keep things neat and tidy after use, you will be held accountable.
  • A strict no noise policy weekdays after 21:00, Friday and Saturday at 23:00 is applicable during this rental agreement and subject to the opinion of the Host. R500 will be fined to the persons applicable.
  • No Smoking In Rooms  – a R1000 Fine is applicable.

Terms & Conditions

What you need to know –  @MBBP Rentals

Please note the following is to best accommodate all requests, to best suit all clients, 

especially during this tricky time, we are all aware of.  – No deviations of the below will be allowed.

General Info

  • All Contracts are on a “month-to-month” bases, 

        (One calendar month notice is required at all times)

  • One Month stays are permitted, giving 30days notice (1 calendar month) upon moving in.
  • Entries are allowed any time during the month, pro-rate amount will be charged. 
  • No under 18 policy, as we have an onsite liquor license and open swimming pool.
        (Exceptions may be granted, by request only)
  • Regrettably, no pets are allowed.

         (Exceptions may be granted by request only)

  • Rooms comes without Bedding
  • All rates are for 2 people.
  • Although we have uncapped Fibre 100mbps up/down, the infrastructure is still on and off, we have done what we could, if the problem persists, please have mobile data on standby. 

Month to Month Stay

  • The deposit and the first months rental amount is payable before moving in.
  • If you move in during the month, prorate amount and half deposit is required before moving in. 
  • The remaining deposit is payable on or before the 1st of the first month, including the following months rent.   
  • For a 1 Month stay, notice of 30 days (Calender month) needs to be given, upon moving in. 

What’s Included

  • Uncapped Fibre Wi-Fi 
  • Water, gas & electricity
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Braai facilities, swimming pool etc.
  • Dedicated fridge rack & shelf space per room.
  • Basic over mattress linen
  • Once a month Room Refresh per request, with fresh linen.


  • Secure Parking bay with remote operated gate @ R400 pm. (subject to availability)
  • Secure Parking for motorcycles with remote operated gate @ R200 pm.
  • Additional spring clean, including fresh linen @ R200 pm.
  • Bedding by request @ R200 pm
  • Additional person R500pm.