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Helichar Backpackers

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  • Dec. 28, 2016
    “We came, we saw, we left....”
  • Feb. 17, 2016
    “great place to stay, even long term!”
23 Windermere Road Humewood, Port Elizabeth 6001 South Africa See on map
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Franci d
Reviewed Dec. 28, 2016via mobile
We booked for one night to camp. The conditions were substandard. I felt very uncomfortable with the whole setup. I would not recommend this to women traveling alone or even other solo travelers. Needless to say, we did not stay long enough for anything to happen.
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Ami H
Reviewed Feb. 17, 2016
There isnt mant rooms, but there are alot of beds, but there is plenty of room to walk about. However, the lounge area is amazing, so much space to chill, watch tv, play pool. The outdoor areas are great to relax as its in a nice quite area but its only 2 mins walk from the main road and beach!
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Groningen, The Netherlands
Reviewed May 12, 2014
We arrived at this hostel and the first thing you get is a damp dog smell in the whole backpackers. When we arrived with the baz bus the lady that "welcomed" did this in her towel. There were people, obviously not staying at the backpackers siting in tv room making a noise and drinking a lot. The general appearance of the place looked nice, but lacking proper management and simple standards.

We then decided to check ourselves out and check into the backpackers next door.
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South Africa > Eastern Cape > Port Elizabeth
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