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    Coffee Shack Backpackers

    On the Beach | Bomvu River Mouth, Coffee Bay 5082, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “surf lessons” (38 reviews)
    “coffee shack” (146 reviews)
    Free Internet
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    Beachfront
    Restaurant
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    51 - 55 of 280 reviews

    Reviewed 17 August 2016

    Our reception on arrival was warm and friendly. It is a backpackers backpacker, if you know what I mean. Don't expect luxury, however, it has all the necessary amenities. You could get confused as to who are staff and who are guests, in a most...More

    Thank DivineTours
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 10 October 2016

    Howzit Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, and glad to hear that you enjoyed the awesome view from the Kings House. Safe travels and we hope to see you again soon. Cheers David & the Coffee Shack crew

    Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

    This was a great place to stay as a family. We took the Kings House and it was perfect for us as a family of 4 but could have easily fitted a couple more in. I was skeptical initially as this is a backpackers and...More

    Thank Gary J
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 10 October 2016

    Howzit Gary Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, it is always great to hear that our guests had an awesome time. Glad to hear that you took advantage of the variety of activities that we have available for guests,...More

    Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

    I have been visiting coffee shack for the last 10 years and once again it did not disappoint. The friendly staff, fun and happy vibe and the great prices always keep me coming back for more. The camping grounds have the best view in coffee...More

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    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 10 October 2016

    Howzit Alfie Thank you for taking the time to review Coffee Shack and glad to hear that you had another great stay at Coffee Shack. We look forward to seeing you guys again next year, hopefully no unseasonal rain this time. Safe travels and we...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for one night while on a trip through the Wild Coast. We paid 400 RAND for a hut with a double bed, plugs in the room and a nice plateau above the bed for your phone and water bottle. Unlike some other...More

    1  Thank el123iza
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 10 October 2016

    Hello Thank you for taking the time to review Coffee Shack and glad to hear that you had a pleasant stay. Thank you for mentioning the R50 Surf Lessons, which usually happen morning and afternoon every day, ocean permitting. Safe travels and we hope to...More

    Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

    Coffee Shack was awesome!!! The little hoods were cute but also comfortable and clean, nothing to complain about!! We met many nice people from all over the world and spent some nice hours there with playing pool or talking and laughing about different topics! Breakfast...More

    Thank Patrizia N
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 10 October 2016

    Hello Patrizia Thank you for taking the time to review Coffee Shack. It is great to hear that Coffee Shack was the “most wonderful stay of our trip through South African.” Safe travels and we hope to see you again soon. Cheers David & the...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$27 - US$29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Coffee Bay
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    Traveller (142)
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    Leandre B
    31 October 2017|
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    Response from David M | Property representative |
    Howzit Leandre I hope that you are well? Camping at Coffee Shack is R90 per person per night. You probably do not have to book, if you are coming this week, as the camp site is relatively empty, unless you need the shuttle... More
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    Amanda M
    19 April 2017|
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    Response from David M | Property representative |
    Howzit Amanda, I hope that you are well? Great to hear that you will be coming to stay with us at Coffee Shack. To be honest it is pretty hard to give you a direct yes/no answer to some of your questions, because obviously... More
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    16 September 2014|
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    Response from Thys16 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there! The road isn't a regular one, but its pretty reasonable. Perhaps the final kilometer could be slightly tough but doable. They have wifi so you're set for Skype, don't expect the best connection tough, one should... More
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    "Across the river is quieter"
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    "Staying in a rondavel adds to the experience."
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    "Accomodation on the Beach side is quieter than the main side but it is a short walk away from the main area."
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    "Rooms by Kings House"
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