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    Amakaya Backpackers & Apartments

    15 Park Lane, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good34%
    • Average14%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible2%
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    “bar closes” (2 reviews)
    “bar upstairs” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 172 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Good value and location. Bedroom too close to kitchen. People shouting at 5am in kitchen. Signs for silence should be up. Bedding did not seem to be washed. Sand grains fealt on sheets and sheet smell not fresh.

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    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    Friendly & helpful staff. Bed needs replacing soon, was a bit uncomfortable Bathroom needed some cleaning, the floor was dirty. Sliding door in the room rattled with the wind and caused wind and leaves to blow in

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    Reviewed 26 August 2017

    Good value and very helpful, considerate staff! The fireplace was going when I arrived, which gave. Nice mince to the front room. Bed was comfortable, kitchen was spotless and the hostel itself was easy to find!

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    Reviewed 23 August 2017

    Even though me and my friends only stayed for two days, we did a lot of things with the help of the personal! They helped planning activities and they made a lot of calls and reservations for us. Also, the hostel it self has a...More

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    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    I only stayed here for one night but had a really good time here. For some reason the location didn't feel to safe to walk around solo after dark, but nothing happend when I did. During the evening I hang around with the people working...More

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    Response from DaveSwart1, Owner at Amakaya Backpackers & ApartmentsResponded 22 August 2017

    Hello Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. We are fortunate to be only a 300m walk from the Main Street of Plett and walking there is usually safe. As in most places, at night it is always good to ensure that...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$11 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • South Africa >
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    • Plettenberg Bay
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    Hotel & Grounds (21)
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    Nearby Attractions
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    Room Tips
    "go for a private room downstairs to avoid some noise from the upstairs bar"
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    "2-bed female dorm is a tiny room with a bunk bed, but it's quite nice. Close to the bar."
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    "The 8 bed dorm with the kitchenette was suitable as a family room"
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