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    Lusaka Backpackers

    161 Mulombwa Close, Lusaka 31300, Zambia
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent21%
    • Very good41%
    • Average26%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible5%
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    “stayed here” (21 reviews)
    “small pool” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Pool
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    Bar/Lounge
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    2.0 Star Hotel
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    Natwange Backpackers
    79 reviews
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    187 reviews
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    642 reviews
    #2 of 32 hotels in Lusaka
     
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    1 - 5 of 155 reviews

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago

    Lusaka Backpackers is the ideal place to be if you are travelling on a budget. I kept using Lusaka as a mid-point halt whilst travelling through Zambia as buses are not permitted to operate post 21:00 hrs. & Lusaka Backpackers was my base each time...More

    Thank ParulMenezes
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Hotel a quite expensive in Lusaka. If you want a cheaper solution this is a perfect solution. Staff if very friendly, rooms and common spaces are very clean and there is even an outdoor pool and a self catering kitchen to prepare your own food....More

    Thank alicetq
    Reviewed 9 June 2017

    it's been a awhile since I have had a shared room in a hostel, so it took some getting used to. Over all my experience was positive, The hostel is clean and orderly. With the bar, there was a good vibe and friendly atmosphere. The...More

    Thank dstein57
    Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

    I don't know why this place has any bad reviews; it was clean, safe, and comfortable, as well as a good value. It's  walking distance from a shopping mall with an incredible grocery store (they have bulk snacks - the peri peri cashews are a...More

    Thank Shannon S
    Response from KimLBP, General Manager at Lusaka BackpackersResponded 24 May 2017

    Great to hear you enjoyed your stay. Thanks for the happy feedback.

    Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

    Love coming back to Lusaka Backpackers where you can make yourself at home. The staff are friendly and helpful. The meals are cheap and delicious. The guest kitchen is set up really well. The showers are hot and free internet. Best of all they are...More

    Thank Bailsmurph
    Natwange Backpackers
    79 reviews
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    17 reviews
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    187 reviews
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    Taj Pamodzi Hotel
    642 reviews
    #2 of 32 hotels in Lusaka
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$12 - US$44 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 20
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    • Zambia >
    • Lusaka Province >
    • Lusaka
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    • Lusaka Backpackers Hotel Lusaka
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    Room Tips
    "Get one of the ensuite rooms"
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    "Try to get a cabin away from the noisy bar area"
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    "A couple of ensuite rooms, otherwise dormitory type rooms."
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    "We booked a dorm but ended up in two rooms as a large group was in. They charged us the dorm price..."
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