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Shark Shack Backpackers

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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Breakfast included
2 Star Hotel
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

We ended up at the shark shack last minute because we got rained out at the Buff rally campsite. So, we stopped there out of sheer desperation, but it turned out to be the best thing that could have happened. Willem is an amazing host,...More

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Reviewed February 2, 2018

I booked a dorm and received a free upgrade to an end suite family room. The room is a bit odd, with toilet only separated by a curtain. Fine for just me, but maybe weird with others. They offer other bathrooms down the hall though....More

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Reviewed January 15, 2018

I must say a big thank you to Willem and the Shark Sack for accommodating me, was such a joy staying with them. Love the atmosphere, spirit and loving vibes! I will surely recommend Shark Shack to everyone - close by everything and its so...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2018 via mobile

Pricey for what I got, R700 a night, a room with a non working TV, no view, and a unique toilet arrangement inside the room, see pics. I had no choice, last minute trip considering the time of year. For a overnight it worked out,...More

Thank Gary D
Reviewed December 23, 2017

I stayed at Shark Shack Backpackers and it was clean and comfortable in a private room. The area is close to bars restaurants and is easy walking distance to The Point, so can be lively during the night.

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US$25 - US$52 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
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"All the socializing happens on the stoep, so don't be afraid to make a cup of coffee and go sit outside..."
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