Backpackers Retreat in Lutsheni

Lutsheni , Eastern Cape , South Africa

Freedom O Clock Backpackers Retreat

Discover our tranquil accommodation nestled within a picturesque rural village, where the lush natural surroundings embrace the local culture of cannabis cultivation and connoisseurship.

Freedom O Clock can sleep 17 people indoors. We offer, simple, clean and comfortable holiday accommodation with incredible views. Accommodation consists of private rooms, and a family / dorm rondavel. We also offer camping space.

SURF, FISH and RELAX are 3 rooms in a L-shaped building which offers the most insanely awesome views of the ocean, beach and river.

All rooms are private and have sliding doors out onto a sun-deck.
All rooms have electrical plug points for your convenience. Remember to pack your adaptors and chargers.
The dormitory hut is set away from the main buildings with amazing river views.
Kitchen and ablutions are communal.

Our establishment embraces an outdoor cannabis-friendly atmosphere, fostering a relaxing environment where guests can enjoy communal areas for smoking, ensuring a comfortable experience for all who appreciate it. Important: Our properties are protected by SUPERHOG, the digital trust platform that enables hosts, operators and guests to confidently transact in the short-term rentals space. Please note that once you have booked, you will be required to verify yourself with SUPERHOG.

Smoking is Permitted

  • Outdoor Balcony/Porch


  • Wifi / Internet
  • Free Parking
  • Board Games

    (Scrabble, Rummikub, 30 Seconds, Jenga, Backgammon, Chess, Poker, Playing Cards, Uno and some very interesting books. )

  • Musical Instrument


  • Grinder

About Your Host:



Backpackers Owner

Verified Host

We are cannabis enthusiasts and living in the breadbasket of cannabis in South Africa, we are surrounded by growers and fields of green. Our lifestyle is simple and community driven and we spend a lot of time exploring the outdoors and bathing in our river and ocean which is only a stones throw away.


2 nights minimum stay

About the Neighbourhood

Address is provided after the booking is confirmed.

We live in a village with many hiking trails, traditional / cultural tours as well as tours of a grow. The local ladies make THE BEST homemade pot bread you will have in your life. There are no traditional bars or pubs, but we do have local spazas / taverns should you feel like a cold beer.

Additional Details:


Please advise on time of arrival.

Check-in : 02:00 PM

Check-out : 10:00 AM


Show respect to non-cannabis users and children.


We will be available.


Guests have the right to a full refund if cancelling within 24 hours of booking. Within 14 days of arrival , Guests receive a 50% refund. After this time, the full cost of the booking will apply.


Don't forget to bring your government issued, photo ID as your host may want to check it.


The host allows for Pets at an extra cost.

Add-on Fee #1

We can provide delicious home cooked meals.


  • Parties allowed
  • No parties allowed
  • Pets live on property
  • Some spaces are shared