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    Ubuntu Backpackers

    8 Cherry Street | Wavecrest Eastern Cape, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    • Excellent77%
    • Very good16%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
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    “tv room” (7 reviews)
    “at home” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
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    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 26 July 2017

    wow. what an amazing place. I have been back here time and time again and each time it gets better. Always wonderful staff, super friendly and willing to help in any way they can. The property is really awesome, its like a big house and...More

    Thank ewhalley1111
    Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded 27 July 2017

    Hi Em, Thanks so much for the kind words. Always good to have you staying! Cant wait to see you back in JBay in a few months!

    Reviewed 25 July 2017

    Stayed here for two nights to see the J-bays open. Only 3 minutes walk to the beach and like 10 minutes to the competition. Clubs, restaurants and chill spots are all walkable. This was a really good spot to meet people, have dinner with people...More

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    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    Fantastic place to stay, close to beaches, town, and amazing coffee roastery just below, lekker atmosphere and great owner. Helps with organizing all kinds of activities on short notice. People from all over the world make it a great place to enjoy different kind of...More

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    Reviewed 27 June 2017

    I stayed at Ubuntu for one week. From the first minute on I felt like home, that was the reason why I ended up from checking in for two days extending to one week. The house is small but really cozy. It has a nice...More

    Thank Sandra F
    Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

    One of my favourite places in the whole of SA 🇿🇦Epic vibe, surf & Ubuntu crew! Go see for yourself. My brother and I first arrived in April for a short two night stay but we couldn't leave, so we stayed for 10... Now we're...More

    Thank Warrick G
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    • Beachfront
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    • US$11 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Jeffreys Bay
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    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (33)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "Dorm beds are surprisingly comfortable"
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    "beautiful view from balcony"
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    "Bottom side is very nice and quite with a view of the garden G1g"
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