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25 Jan 2017
“Good choice for an overnight stop”
19 Nov 2016
“Very noisy”
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Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is the second time I stayed here and I was very happy with my decision on both occasions. These must be some of the best dorm beds I've slept on in South Africa: They are absolutely massive, really comfortable, with plugs and reading lamps......More

Thank RudiDelport
Management response:Responded 26 January 2017

Good day Rudi and thank you so much for your review. It was as always a pleasure to host you and we are always so pleased when guests return to enjoy the comfort of our home. We are sure we will see you again sometime,...More

Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

The staff was very lovely and welcoming. Unfortunately the rooms are right next to a major trucking highway. Traffic noise makes it almost impossible to sleep with trucks passing 10m in front of the house. Do not stay here, if you are used to sleeping...More

2  Thank Jannis B
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Great Great people, such a warm feeling and awesome backpackers with people coming from all over the world. Something special about this place. Upstairs room with 6 beds with lots of room. there is lots of information available about the town and open space downstairs...More

1  Thank Yorke S
Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

Me and my boyfriend had a short stop over at Karoo Backpackers on our way to Cape Town. The town is quiet and doesn't have much going for it, however the backpackers we stayed in was very comfortable and we felt so welcome by both...More

Thank Phoebe T
Reviewed 21 November 2015

Although the trucks roaring through the town are a bit disturbing at night, this is one of the better backpackers around. The rooms are clean and efficient and the kitchen works well. We return here every year and the standard remains very good

1  Thank ewottermann
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South Africa > Western Cape > Beaufort West
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"To avoid the traffic noise, try to get a room that doesn't face the highway."
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