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    Amakaya Backpackers & Apartments

    15 Park Lane, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent49%
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    • Average13%
    • Poor2%
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    Travellers talk about
    “bar closes” (2 reviews)
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    “bar upstairs” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
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    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
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    Reviewed 7 August 2016

    Lovely friendly staff. Very helpful. Great apartment. Great discounts on activities. Our weekend away was very relaxing and calm just what we needed. Amakaya backpackers was definitely a great stay. Would definitely recommend it to everyone. Great price as well. Thumbs up guys

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    Response from DaveSwart1, Owner at Amakaya Backpackers & ApartmentsResponded 30 August 2016

    Hello Alyssa Good to hear that the break with us was relaxing as you expected. Look forward to hosting you again. PS - next time try our wine tour accommodation packages on our specials page of the website. Regards Dave Swart

    Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

    My girlfriend and I have just spent the last three nights at Amakaya Backpackers. The overall experience was amazing. The cleanliness of the place was good. The staff were so so welcoming and accommodating. Olivia, Jason and Donoa (Hopefully spelled that correctly) were so friendly....More

    Thank Darren K
    Response from DaveSwart1, Manager at Amakaya Backpackers & ApartmentsResponded 30 August 2016

    Hello Darren Thanks for all the accolades and I am glad to hear that you enjoyed your experiences in Plett. The early morning 'staff chatter' has been addressed with them. Sometimes in getting started with the daily routine it can happen that they do not...More

    Reviewed 13 July 2016

    Outstanding service and staff very friendly and very helpful. Will definitely recommend Amakaya to anyone looking for accommodation in Plett . Thanks to all and will definitely be using Amakaya in the future.

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    Response from DaveSwart1, Owner at Amakaya Backpackers & ApartmentsResponded 30 August 2016

    Thank you for the encouraging comments. Look forward to hosting you again. Regards Dave Swart

    Reviewed 12 July 2016

    Me and a couple of friends headed up the Garden Route for a road trip, and stayed at Amakaya for two nights. This is probably THE best backpackers in Western Cape - if not all of the East Coast. Very affordable, friendly staff, central location...More

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    Response from DaveSwart1, Owner at Amakaya Backpackers & ApartmentsResponded 14 July 2016

    Hello Reinhardt Glad to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us. I understand that you stayed in out Groot Rivier dorm. We have not previously had complaints about the water pressure in this in this dorm but will check it. Thanks for letting us...More

    Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

    Beautiful place set in the heart of plettenburg baai. The bunk rooms are equipped with their own bathroom. There is a common room with TV and fireplace, and a bar upstairs attached to an open deck. Affordable for groups and families. Free breakfast. Beautiful views...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$42 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • Plettenberg Bay
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    Room Tips
    "go for a private room downstairs to avoid some noise from the upstairs bar"
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    "2-bed female dorm is a tiny room with a bunk bed, but it's quite nice. Close to the bar."
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    "The 8 bed dorm with the kitchenette was suitable as a family room"
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