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Knysna Backpackers

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All reviewsold victorianbaz busfree breakfastprivate bathroomquiet at nightrooms are greatlovely place to staystayed two nightsenjoyed my staymurielhosteldormcerealwaterfrontfacilitiesrandlaundry
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Reviewed 27 December 2016

Very pleasant stay for our family. Friendly staff. We felt at home from the time we arrived. Good lacation and we could even walk around. Clean and lots of space. Breakfast was a bonus. We hope to stay there again on our next visit to...More

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Reviewed 23 December 2016

The backpacker was quiet and the facilities clean and fully equipped. The breakfast was with everything you can think of (cereals, bread, fresh fruit, etc.) friendly staff, which can give you good tips where to go. Only thing i missed was a good common room....More

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Reviewed 12 December 2016

The concept of being "at home" is as I think a full success. Very friendly people, very personal and relaxing atmosphere. Knysna is not very big though but there is still some activities to do (cycling to Knysna head e.g.). For Sushi lovers: on Mondays...More

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Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I have a disability and depends on a guide dogs for independent. I made a request to stay at this backpacker but was refused because I have a guide dog. This is against the advise of the Guide Dogs of South Africa and against the...More

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Response from KnysnaQueen, Owner at Knysna BackpackersResponded 3 January 2017

I would like to comment on this defamatory remark from "deaftraveler" Firstly - we actually are great animal lovers !! You did not request a stay ...but BOOKED directly through booking.com where it clearly states that we do NOT allow pets! Had you e-mailed and...More

Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights in the (girl) dorm room. One of the best rooms we have stayed in, very big and bright! Neil is one of the local hosts and is very helpful and nice. Breakfast was arranged perfectly and everything was very...More

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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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