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Box Holding and Shipping

Resupply Box Holding

Free box holding with stay; $5/box without stay.


Please include your legal name and expected date of arrival on outside of box.


Mail boxes to:

"Legal Hiker's Name, ETA:  MM/DD/YY"

c/o Hostel Around the Bend

7675 Hwy 76 E

Hiawassee, GA 30546


Must present photo ID at pick-up. We will hold boxes for up to 21 days.

Shipping and Forwarding

Have items you don't need for now or want to send back home?


We can mail what you don't need back home or bounce it up the trail to your next stop.


Flat rate boxes of various sizes available. You pay us for shipping and we'll mail it for you!

Our Mailing Services Policy

Acceptance and Forwarding of Mail:  We accept and store mail drops for guests at no charge, and for non-guests for a fee. It is the responsibility of the sender to ensure packages get delivered to the hostel in time. We can forward mail to another location for a fee by request and at your own risk. Mail drops will be stored at the hostel for up to 21 days (exception may be made upon request) before being returned to sender when a return address is provided. If any items are left behind after check-out, the hostel can return the items by mail upon request and at the expense of the guest. Although we handle all mail deliveries, storage, and forwarding with care, Hostel Around the Bend will not be liable for any damages or loss of packages except in cases of gross negligence or intent, and the guest assumes any and all risk. 

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