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    Knysna Backpackers

    42 Queen Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    • Excellent45%
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    • Average7%
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    “old victorian” (4 reviews)
    “double room” (5 reviews)
    “lovely hostel” (3 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

    Knysna backpackers is split between a hostel and a volunteering house! I stayed for 2 weeks volunteering and the house was gorgeous! It was so spacious and the interior was amazing! Would recommend for anyone in need of a hostel in Knysna!

    Thank Asha M
    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    Although we had no private bathroom we enjoyed our stay very much. The building is old and charming, the stuff is very nice, familiar and helpful. We got breakfast in a beautiful old kitchen and the house is situated in a peaceful, calm, green area.

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    Thank 640helgaa
    Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

    The staff are friendly and helpful. Fresh fruit for breakfast was perfect for me although there was cereal one could choose from. The bathrooms are clean and spacious. The rooms are comfortable but I would have preferred a bit more ventilation. Perfect for one night...More

    Thank Charlene B
    Reviewed 2 May 2017

    I enjoyed my stay at this establishment. I found myself hoping I could stay longer than one night. It was clean and comfortable. Above all its convenient location to the town. Service was impeccable. Thank you!

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    Thank mkululit
    Reviewed 30 April 2017

    I went to Knysna by myself. I slept at Knysna backpackers in a dorm for 6 people. The 2 nights I slept there was both times with 1 guy. It did not felt weird at all, I had nice conversations actually. The boss was a...More

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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    "Ask Neil! he knows everything"
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    "double room with on suit"
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    "I like the rooms on the side away from the street because many people walk by early in the morning on this..."
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    "The double at the back is quiet and private, with lovely window over the garden."
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