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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“free breakfast”(5 reviews)
“the owner”(14 reviews)
“pool table”(8 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Beachfront
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Staff were super friendly and made us feel welcome, thank you Megan! The hostel itself has such a chilled vibe and everything you need, breakfast is also free. There's a great communal area and garden to sit around and socialise.

Thank Hannah S
Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded October 4, 2017

Thanks so much for the lekka words! So nice to know people are enjoying you creation. Thank you! Thank you! and safe travels!

Reviewed August 25, 2017

I loved my stay here. The owner and staff are very welcoming. The location is in a safe area of town and close to the best beaches. The place is clean, homely and spacious. As a bonus it serves the best coffee in the area....More

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Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded October 4, 2017

Thanks for the kind words! Very glad enjoyed!

Reviewed August 23, 2017

Really cool hostel, charming rooms and all the facilities you need. Kitchen was well equipped, enough parking spaces, fast wifi. The beach is just a three minute walk away. This place got a big surfer vibe.

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Thank K5211AXlauras
Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded October 4, 2017

Yea! Legend! thanks so much! Please come again! and safe travels!

Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

I ended up travelling alone to surf Supers and I felt totally comfortable and relaxed at Ubuntu. The dogs are amaaaazing, staff super friendly, and I made such good friends there. Shared the dorm with a bunch of cool girls and every morning the day...More

Thank JelaineH1
Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded October 4, 2017

Epic epic Epic! thanks Jelly. Love having you with us! Cant wait to see you again and im sure the pups would be super exited to see you! Safe travels girl and enjoy the surf season in Srilanka!

Reviewed August 1, 2017

Everybody was very friendly and helpful. The only hostel where we did not ever lock our doubleroom once and we never felt unsafe. Close to the beach 5 to 10 min walk and next door the best coffee you can find!

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Thank marcelw992
Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded October 4, 2017

Thanks for the kind words! Appreciate it! Just one thing buddy, we are less than a three minute walk to the beach from our front gate ;) Really glad you enjoyed and would be great to have you back!

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African Ubuntu is situated in the heart of South African surf-country, Jeffrey's Bay, and caters to fun-loving people looking for an epic yet affordable base. Its a mere 100m to the beach & magical ...More Supertubes, and there are great wave-views from around the house. Whether your dream be flying down the line in perrrfect surf at the point, watching lions on a game drive, or simply collecting seashells on our dolphin-rich coast, we aim to turn your dreams into treasured memories. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Beachfront
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Kitchenette, Family Rooms
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Traveller (51)
Room & Suite (9)
Pool & Beach (4)
Dining (3)
Family and Play Areas (2)
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