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    The Hippo Backpackers

    14 Glen Street, Port Elizabeth 6001, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent7%
    • Very good54%
    • Average18%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible7%
    7 Aug 2016
    “Breathing space”
    12 Mar 2016
    “dirty pool, bad location, but friendly staff”
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
    Room Service
    Suites
    Fitness centre
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    1 - 5 of 18 reviews

    Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

    We stayed one night on business and loved the wide open communal areas with ample space to work in private. Our hostess was very friendly and accommodating and the establishment very clean, even after a busy weekend. This was worth every cent. Wish I could...More

    Thank Anmy K
    Reviewed 12 March 2016

    The backpacker's is far away from the beach, but near to downtown, although there is nothing to see in P.E. Near the hostel is a very good café, that is worth trying it. The wifi is very bad and rarely working, the pool was dirty....More

    Thank cochonette91
    Response from Tania T, Manager at The Hippo BackpackersResponded 14 March 2016

    We apologise if your expectation was not met wrt the location of the hostel.We do offer a safe and secure environment to our guests in a friendly neigbourhood .The best of the city' s restaurants and cafes is just down the road. Thank you for...More

    Reviewed 1 January 2016 via mobile

    Hostel was very lovely, we ended up having a 6 bed dorm to ourselves, very clean & comfortable. Kitchen and shower facilities were great. Free wifi. Only downfall was that the hostel was at least an hours walk to the main Boardwalk area at the...More

    Thank 24jb9
    Reviewed 30 November 2015

    Its worth it to stay a few days here, i enjoyed my stay it was cosy with welcoming and friendly staff and they made my stay pleasant, if I go back I definitely will stay there again ,but I hope they upgrade the kitchen facilities

    Thank b_kashan
    Reviewed 30 August 2015

    it was a little hard to find for us at night but it was worth it. This place has a cosy backgarden with a pool´and a pooltable where you don't feel like being in big city. But the restaurants are just nearby and you can...More

    Thank steffi232
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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$11 - US$23 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Port Elizabeth
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