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    Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers

    | Cintsa West, Chintsa 5217, South Africa
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    2017-10-29 2017-10-30
    Traveller (199)
    Room & Suite (57)
    Pool & Beach (24)
    • Excellent54%
    • Very good30%
    • Average10%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “free wine” (12 reviews)
    “pool bar” (10 reviews)
    “horse riding” (14 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Laundry Service
    Paid Wifi
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Oct 29Oct 30
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    1 - 5 of 295 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed at Buccaneers for 1 night, big rooms with a clean bathroom as well. Our room had an amazing view at the lagoon where we sat in the evening. Played some volleyball and afterwords had dinner, which was delicious!

    Thank Sharon v
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Just came back from a long weekend at Buccaneers. We were part of a big friend group that travelled all the way to celebrate our friend's 30th birthday. While some of us camped, others splurged out on Sea View Cottages. Either way, a fabulous time...More

    Thank Inge-Marne
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    I haven't been to Buccaneers for 10 years so I was most impressed to see how much it has improved (it was always a really good spot). The view was always awesome and the vibe is legendary, but what really impressed me was the quality...More

    1  Thank RichardWriter
    Response from BuccaneersCintsa, Owner at Buccaneers Lodge & BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    fantastic to have you back.. our best kind of guests! and we hope to see you again soon

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    We stayed in a cottage, no bathroom and very basic but fantastic view of the sea and very reasonable. The welcome booklet provided plenty of activities to choose from which was exactly what we needed. The whole compound is spacious and great access to the...More

    Thank thechubbybird
    Response from BuccaneersCintsa, Owner at Buccaneers Lodge & BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    thanks for your honest review... yes.. sometimes it can get a little festive! but we are pleased that you enjoyed your stay.. next time, we will offer you a lovely en suite at the bottom of the hill, near the beach entrance, that is far...More

    Reviewed 7 September 2017

    Stayed over in Chintsa during a road trip to the Garden Route. Convenient place as they can offer supper and there is a bar. Food was very traditional and was okay. There are great views at the beach. Camping site was clean and tidy.

    Thank kyleds2015
    Response from BuccaneersCintsa, Owner at Buccaneers Lodge & BackpackersResponded 3 weeks ago

    thanks for your review.. we hope to see you again in the future cheers

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    #1 of 2 hotels in Chintsa
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    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Pool
    • Beachfront
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$11 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Chintsa
    • Also Known As
    • Buccaneers Lodge And Backpackers ,
    • Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers Hotel Cintsa
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    Traveller (199)
    Room & Suite (57)
    Pool & Beach (24)
    Dining (14)
    Hotel & Grounds (130)
    Bathroom (4)
    Quarry Lake Inn
    246 reviews
    25.94 km away
    Road Lodge East London
    37 reviews
    26.28 km away
    Premier Hotel EL ICC
    619 reviews
    27.05 km away
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    312 reviews
    1.47 km away
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    Room Tips
    "If camping is not your style - splurge on a Sea View On-Suite room."
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    "beach views, excellent flooring with carpets, also self catering, excellent bar"
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    "Book a sea facing cottage/suite. You'll thank me later"
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    "Ask how private your room is and perhaps upgrade to a suite for more privacy."
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