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    Monkey Bay Backpackers

    9c Jack Powell Road, Ballito 4399, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent85%
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    • Average1%
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    Travellers talk about
    “tree house” (14 reviews)
    “great vibe” (6 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
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    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 127 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Jungle tree house right next door to the beach and town! Amazing place and staff. From the moment you arrive you feel very welcomed. They provide all the info you need as well as inviting you to join in for a Brai and beer! The...More

    Thank Nick C
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for taking time out to review our spot. You are spot on when you say our location is great and we think this is why most travelers come and stay with us as there are such a large variety of things to do right...More

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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Cool spot. Awesome staff!! The laid back ambiance is infectious and perfect after a busy day at the Ballito Pro. Took real good care of our guys for 10 days. Look forward to seeing you again next time we in your neck of the woods.

    Thank A TripAdvisor Member
    Response from monkey2319716, General Manager at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Thanks for the cool review and it was great to have you guys staying with us. Good luck with your business ventures and looking fwd to see you at Monkey Bay agai Regards Management

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed at this amazing hostel and was one of the best decisions of our trip to South Africa. Really cool rooms, with many options of accommodation to suit your needs. We found the staff really friendly and helpful with lots of knowledge of the surrounding...More

    Thank Natalie K
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Natalie Thank you for taking time out to review Monkey Bay. It is always good to meet good people and our staff loved having you guys around.. Safe travels Mike

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    WHAT AN AWESOME PLACE!! We spent nearly a week at Monkey Bay and it wasn't nearly long enough. We stayed in some amazing places between Cape Town and Jo'burg but our stay in Ballito was by far one of the best. The staff were all...More

    Thank Kayla922
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Good day Kayla When it comes to Ballito you cant go wrong. Our Backpacker is situated 200 m from the main beach and next to all nightlife and all shops. This give guests the freedom to choose from the finest cuisine and also top surfing...More

    Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

    Amazing spot loved every second of it. Great people and vibes if you are looking for a fantastic, clean, comfortable and very enjoyable place go try out Monkey Bay. Nothing can beat it by far the best 🤗More

    Thank Landricloete
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    on behalf of Monkey Bay we would like to say thank you for the good review and it will be such a pleasure to see you walking through our doors again. You are right that we are a comfy and clean backpacker as our staff...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Beachfront
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 36
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ballito
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    Traveller (63)
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    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (57)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Bathroom (1)
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    tardi t
    13 December 2016|
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    Response from monkey2319716 | Property representative |
    maybe you got the wrong backpackers as our website is super responsive and on all links. Have a good day and if you have any further questions please do not hesitate to ask
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    tardi t
    12 December 2016|
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    Response from MonkeyBayBackpackers | Property representative |
    please contact our webpage for all rates and queries. Regards the monkey bay team
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