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Knysna Backpackers

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42 Queen Street, Knysna 6571 South Africa See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Room Service
Family Rooms
3 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

The hostel itself is nice and the people were friendly. It was very cold at the time we visited and the house was as well! The hostel was not quite full and understandably we we offered a private room instead of a dorm we originally...More

Thank JNinSA
Reviewed 28 May 2018

The stay at this hostel for only one night was super chill, there were nice people and over all just a nice experience. At first I thought it was really quiet but later a lot of people arrived and we had a nice time.

Thank TobyEzra
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Knysna backpackers is split between a hostel and a volunteering house! I stayed for 2 weeks volunteering and the house was gorgeous! It was so spacious and the interior was amazing! Would recommend for anyone in need of a hostel in Knysna!

Thank Asha M
Reviewed 5 May 2017

Although we had no private bathroom we enjoyed our stay very much. The building is old and charming, the stuff is very nice, familiar and helpful. We got breakfast in a beautiful old kitchen and the house is situated in a peaceful, calm, green area.

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Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

The staff are friendly and helpful. Fresh fruit for breakfast was perfect for me although there was cereal one could choose from. The bathrooms are clean and spacious. The rooms are comfortable but I would have preferred a bit more ventilation. Perfect for one night...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Room Service
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Airport Transportation
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Golf course
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Traveller (18)
Room & Suite (4)
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"Ask Neil! he knows everything"
22 Jun 2016
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"double room with on suit"
15 Oct 2014
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"I like the rooms on the side away from the street because many people walk by early in the morning on this..."
23 Jul 2014
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"The double at the back is quiet and private, with lovely window over the garden."
10 Jan 2014
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