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    Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

    169 Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview
    • Excellent35%
    • Very good29%
    • Average14%
    • Poor14%
    • Terrible8%
    Travellers talk about
    “florida road” (19 reviews)
    “braai nights” (4 reviews)
    “tv room” (2 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Wow, wow, wow. Such an amazing place. Love the vibe and hospitality was of great standard. Will refer you guys to any one this side, Western Cape that needs accommodation in Durban. Thank you guys, we were home away from home.

    Thank Diné V
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed at Tekweni for 2 nights with my brother and we had an awesome stay. We enjoyed the relax mode at the chilling area and the staff were excellent. Our room was cosy and we felt safe and at home. I would recommend anyone...More

    Thank _faithsoodigall
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    From when we arrived till the day we left we had nothing but good times, beds are comfy, showers are well maintained and the entertainment was brilliant. I would recommend anyone to visit Tekweni backpackers. Patrick, you are most welcoming, thank you. From Durban2Capetown charity...More

    Thank Johan E
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Best hostel in Durban without a doubt. Whether you want a chilled stay or a jol at the poolside bar you will not be disappointed. This is the number one place to be in town. With Poison City on draught at the bar you are...More

    1  Thank teagan_moroney
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    I booked into Tekweni, which would just been a week's stay, and I ended up stay near to a month. The vibe is incredible, the staff and the people Tekweni attracts are all amazing. I honestly enjoyed every minute spent there. It honestly started feeling...More

    Thank Heinrich V
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    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$25 - US$38 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
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    Room Tips
    "room 8, very quite corner and good for sleeping"
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    "Room Number 15 is extremely small"
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    "Ask for beds in the room on the ground floor to the right as you enter for slightly better beds."
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    "For a bit more privacy, ask for the flats next to the main building. More like a proper rented apartment..."
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