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Swellendam Backpackers Adventure Lodge

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  • Excellent13%
  • Very good18%
  • Average23%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible26%
18 Apr 2017
“NOT a backpackers, ”
1 Mar 2017
“Backpackers ????”
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Laundry Service
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Reviewed December 29, 2015 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in a double en suite room, room was lovely, clean and comfortable, absolutely loved the tin bath & bucket idea for shower and sink. Only downside to the rooms are the thin walls. Kitchen facilities are good. Common area lovely,...More

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Reviewed December 14, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at Swellendam backpackets for only one night. ok backpackers if you are desperate for a bed. Got very little sleep due to chickens going off from 3 am. No laundry facilities that can be used by the guests. Internet is extra also.

Thank Johan V
Reviewed November 23, 2015

Nice accommodation but the management is not involved with the guests. The rooms are small but clean and cosy. Internet is available but not for free. There is no bar in the hostel. Dinners are not being served however you can cook by yourself.

Thank Rob S
Reviewed October 14, 2015 via mobile

The room was clean and nice but a bit smelly after showering. But the owners of the lodge were not talking to guests, not there very often, sometimes the hosts makes your stay but this was the opposite and we agreed to pay on arrival...More

Thank rick436
Reviewed August 23, 2015

We stayed in a little wooden hut in the garden which had no electricity and only two very poor solar lamps. The shared bathroom was on the other side of the garden. The garden was actually quite pretty, the hut was very basic. Shared bathroom...More

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Free Parking
Restaurant
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Free Parking
Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
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Restaurant
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Price range
US$43 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$43 - US$49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Book any, make a fire, have a drink and enjoy"
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"Garden cabins give you privacy but you have to cross the garden to get to the ablution facilities."
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"Definitely ask for one of the new rooms especially Room 6."
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"check out the prices of local b&b's, you might get more for your money"
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