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    iKhaya Stellenbosch Backpackers

    56 Bird Street, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
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    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    Nothing too special, but a low cost, pretty clean and comfy setup. Beds and linens were fine (no towels), bathrooms were okay as well, but minor issues (shower sprayed wide across the spacious bathroom to sink & toilet, etc.). Kitchen was fine as well with...More

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    Response from NicoiKhaya, Manager at iKhaya Stellenbosch BackpackersResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi Hbonwit Thank you for your feedback! We are very concerned to hear that you had no access to towels, these are kept at reception to ensure that they are clean. We have also found that guests love our towels so much that they take...More

    Reviewed 16 April 2017

    The location of the iKhaya Hostel is very good. Nearby are restaurants and supermarkets and a shopping mall, all walking distance. There is a secured car park in the yard (50 R). The rooms are simple but clean and spacious.

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    Response from NicoiKhaya, Manager at iKhaya Stellenbosch BackpackersResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi FWmarie Many thanks for your positive comments! We look forward to your next visit! Yours in backpacking Nico

    Reviewed 9 April 2017

    Most certainly enjoyed the stay. Place is quite secure and clean. Just wish I booked earlier to have a room with the balcony but still had a comfortable stay. I would certainly be back again. The fact that it is LGBTI+ friendly scores this place...More

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    Response from NicoiKhaya, Manager at iKhaya Stellenbosch BackpackersResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi Shane L We thank you for your positive comments and feedback. We enjoyed having you stay with us! Please join us again, a handy tip is that the two front units 211 & 217, are the ones with the balconies so be sure to...More

    Reviewed 7 March 2017

    We had a comfortable stay at IKhaya, my only problem was the parking issue. We were not told that we would have to book parking with the backpackers and so when we got there we were told because we had not booked there was none...More

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    Response from NicoiKhaya, Manager at iKhaya Stellenbosch BackpackersResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi opinionated01 We’re pleased to hear that you had a comfortable stay and apologise for your misadventure with the parking. Unfortunately, we only have 3 bays available as parking is quite a problem in the centre of Stellenbosch, this was all that we have been...More

    Reviewed 4 March 2017

    The room was clean but didn't like the idea of sharing a communal bathroom where you we had to invade other people's space/ privacy to get to. We decided to use the bar's toilets and used wet wipes to "wash"ourselves. The blind at the window...More

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    Response from NicoiKhaya, Manager at iKhaya Stellenbosch BackpackersResponded 21 July 2017

    Hi Marilyn J Thank you for your positive feedback. Unfortunately, we’re not able to address your bathroom issue as in terms of a dormitory, you will be sharing a bathroom, so if you do value your privacy, then we definitely suggest looking at our self...More

    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
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    • Price range
    • US$29 - US$60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    Nicole L
    14 September 2017|
    Response from NicoiKhaya | Property representative |
    Hi Nicole L We have a studio apartment thaat sleeps 3 @ R 600.00 plus a refundable key deposit of R 100.00 or a bed in a shared dorm @ R 165.00 per person plus the key deposit. You can also book on-line from our... More
    29 July 2016|
    Response from NicoiKhaya | Property representative |
    Hi Mrs Bertina We do have private units available from R 550.00 per night. yes you may pay on arrival as long as you promise to amend your reservation should your dates change. Stellenbosch is a student town and we are... More
    2 October 2015|
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    Response from NicoiKhaya | Property representative |
    Hi Aidan, I thank you for your enquiry. Please check with the academy regarding transport? We've had a number of their students doing the photography course stay with us in the past, and transport was provided by them. If... More
    Room Tips
    "Remember it is a backpackers not a hotel!"
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    "Stay far away from this place, even by backpacking standards, it is shocking."
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    "Choice of accomm: ostel rooms style (sharing bathroom,etc) /self catering units - private bathroom and..."
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    "cheap and clean accommodation"
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