I stumbled onto Happy Hippo online after I decided to stay an extra day in Durban. Some people might not like the location but I loved it - it's around the corner from uShaka Marine world (literally!, less than 5 minute walk). It's not in the centre of Durban but the city centre is about 5 minute away by taxi... More
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- Born from a passion for traveling, the legacy of the Hippo Hide has been passed on to this unique and amazing lodge. Situated approximately 500m from Durban’s best beaches and right next to uShaka Marine World, you couldn’t ask for a better location. Durban’s first purpose built backpackers hostel for the discerning budget traveller, welcomes you to come and enjoy state of the art facilities. These include the amazing roof top party and recreational area, known as “The Globe”, a wireless broadband internet café, travel desk with up to date information and the best deals. This is your one stop youth hostel with all your amenities close by. ... more less
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