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Reviewed January 24, 2018

The Drove from PE was just about an hour, arrangements were made for a car to come pick us up, which was very convenient. The place is right in town which made everything just at arms length, the eating places were so close Mug&Bean for instance was, 3min away and a couple of others. The beach is just 5min away, night life provides a lot of choices all around, you could just walk wherever you wanted to go, and it was quite safe even with your cell phone in your pocket,!! There are lots of beach activities you could go surfing or take lessons like my son did for as little as R250, you could also go for stand up rowing or check out the water falls just 30min away. What can I say it's just how much you are will to spend that would limit you. All in all we had a wonderful time, and we would come again any time.

  • Stayed: December 2017, travelled with family
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Marlon S, General Manager at Jeffreys Bay Backpackers, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Good Sekhiswa

thank you for taking an interest in Jeffreys Bay and thank you for staying with us . We are great full for all the good things you had to say about us . It was our pleasure to make your vacation the enjoyable that you .
One again a huge thank .

Marlon and staff at Jeffreys bay Backpackers

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Reviewed January 14, 2018

Unfortunatly this was the worse Hostel/Backpackers I‘ve ever stayed in. It was dirty, the staff was unfriendly and we were happy to leave this place. We rather showered at the beach (public bathrooms) than in the Backpackers. The pool was so dirty you couldn't even see the floor (and it was not deep at all)

  • Stayed: January 2018, travelled with friends
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Marlon S, General Manager at Jeffreys Bay Backpackers, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Good Day Laural

Thank you for staying with us . Thank you for your constructive feed back . I have been addressing your issues .
hope that the next time you in Jbay if you do choose to jbay backpackers again that your standed will have been meet .

Thank you Marlon and staff at Jbay backbakers

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Reviewed January 13, 2018

Good location, price is acceptable for Jeffreysbay. Nevertheless a bit expensive for what you get. Owner not too helpful and mainly watching tv on high volume. Pool was in use by his children al the time.

  • Stayed: January 2018, travelled with friends
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Reviewed January 2, 2018

We absolutely loved it. Wonderful people, very friendly and welcoming...... Great location. Definately going back there for many more nights. Felt like home away from home. Keep up the good work :) :)

  • Stayed: December 2017, travelled as a couple
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Marlon S, General Manager at Jeffreys Bay Backpackers, responded to this reviewResponded February 6, 2018

Good day Nicole

Thank you for staying at Jbay Backpackers .
We are most greatfull for your kind and positive words. I will forward kind words to the staff .
We will be looking forward to having you stay with us .

Once again large and warm thank you

Marlon and staff

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Reviewed December 29, 2017 via mobile

Me and my friend stayed here for 2 nights. The location is great, walking distance from nightlife and the beach. The rooms were clean and fine. The service how ever was ok. The staff seemed careless and didn’t inform about proper clothing for different activities. They also “forgot” one of our bookings and they didn’t really seem to care. Would not want to stay here again. The WiFi is also really bad.

Stayed: December 2017, travelled with friends
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