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Packers Paradise Lodge

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19 Mar 2018
“Under New Management”
18 Jul 2017
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Unfortunately, we were misled with this one. The previous hostel has been stripped clean, ambient for two camping chairs in the "lobby". The "dorms" are two rooms, one with two beds, and one with four. There is a kitchen but was never made to seem...More

Thank Monika S
Reviewed July 18, 2017

Packers Paradise is now under new management and known as Packers Rest. It is terrible, the place has been stripped completely . They had not turned on the hot water so we had to wash using water boiled in a kettle. There is nothing in...More

Thank Hatty2016
Reviewed January 4, 2016

The staff were friendly and welcoming but its expensive place for the backpackers . Its a basic place and no wifi and they asked to pay extra for using the kitchen facilities. There are cheaper accommodation near by

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Reviewed July 1, 2015

Stayed there for a night. Price for a dorm is higher than usual in Southern Africa, but there arent cheaper alternatives (that I found) in Bulawyo, and the owners are great - friendly and helpful. Would definitely stay there again.

Thank 18LJensen
Reviewed June 29, 2014

Here's the thing, from a camping perspective, I didn't think this place was too bad. The grounds were nice, kitchen clean and relatively well equipped. Showers extremely basic but provided hot water. Lounge area was also very basic but the WiFi was surprisingly strong and...More

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