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    Riverlodge Backpackers

    Oude Molen Eco Village | Alexandra Road, Pinelands 8000, South Africa
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    Reviewed 3 April 2016

    Had a lovely stay at Riverlodge, place is nice, quite and clean. It was only 5km to Two Oceans starting point. Well positioned close to train station. with trains nearly every half hour on weekdays. Will call again soon.

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    Response from Pj v, Manager at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 5 April 2016

    Hi, Thank you for taking time out and reviewing your stay with us. We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us and look forward to having you stay with us soon. Regards Ricky

    Reviewed 25 March 2016

    Riverlodge Backpackers may be a great place to stay for a group of travelers not solos (pls consider the time of my travel and randomization). I believe that the crew is the most important thing besides the enviroment (which is very nice in Riverlodge). Sadly,...More

    Thank Mili V
    Response from Pj v, Manager at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 28 March 2016

    Dear Mili V, Thank you taking the time out to review your stay. I must apologise for not receiving the best service we believe our guests should be receiving. The points you have raised are positive for us to be rectify immediately. Hope to see...More

    Reviewed 23 March 2016

    It is kept very clean and has everything you need, if you just looking for a place to stay. Be warned the showers are cold at night, rather shower in the morning. It does get a bit noisy as other guests start returning from their...More

    Thank Jaydene L
    Response from Pj v, Manager at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 29 March 2016

    hI, Thank you for taking time out to review your stay with us. We appreciate the positive response. Looking forward to having you stay with us soon. Regards Ricky

    Reviewed 16 March 2016

    I think the location not bad and the hygiene fairly good, but what really annoyed me that noise some of the guests at the backpackers really loud. I won't recommend if you're working or on a business trip, but if you're having a vacation then...More

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    Response from Pj v, Manager at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 20 March 2016

    Hi, Thank you for taking time out to review your stay. I appreciate the positive feedback you have given us. I apologise for the noise, we will be attending to introducing quiet times in the lodge. Look forward to having you stay with us again....More

    Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

    Excellent accommodation.convenient,value for money,friendliness, self catering lots of things to do u get local n international guests .but the atmosphere ambiance totally out of this world I will most definitely be back.that to one and all including Daniel n Diane for their friend shipMore

    Thank Hassan V
    Response from Pj v, Manager at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 20 March 2016

    Hi, Thank you for taking time out to review your stay with us. The atmosphere you experienced is exactly what we strive to achieve - guests must leave with a happy experience for life. Thank you for the positive response and look forward to having...More

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    • US$20 - US$32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    lily p
    13 October 2016|
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    Response from Petrus W | Property representative |
    Greetings Lily, Thank you for your inquiry, we are a self catering accommodation and we have private rooms and dorm rooms with shared bathrooms. Private twin rooms for R340.00 a night 4 Bed dorm for R140.00... More
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