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Albergo for Backpackers

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Albergo Backpackers has really cozy relaxed atmosphere It is a Really Central Location.It a shopping facilities literally across the road and is a mere 10mins away from the beach.Pub and club's really close by and really safe a definite must for a night of fun and dancing at Zanzibar and Flashbacks.Albergo Backpackers is really one of the best places in...

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had an awesome weekend at Albergo Backpackers. Closer to the beach, shops ect I will definetly go back if Im in that area next time around. The staff members were friendly and very welcoming. I had a nice braai with some of my dorm mates...it was a pleasure spending time there.

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Bournemouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really great social hostel with lots of communal hang out areas and the nightly Braii provokes a good social atmosphere. Would definitely recommend and return if we ever return to South Africa. Staff were very friendly and their was washing facilities available so it is great for backpackers

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Cairo, Egypt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were a group of friends staying here around new year's 2017. The hostel is located right off of main street, so the location is excellent. Easy access to a lot of restaurants, the beach (a bit of a walk but accessible) and a supermarket right outside the door. Staff were very friendly and helped us out a lot booking...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Very friendly owner and staff. The kitchen was large and clean and the braai area really fun. The rooms were a little impersonal and I thought a bit expensive comparing to what we have experienced elsewhere but the hospitality made up for it.

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Rooms were very nice, we stayed for only one night and we wish we could stay more! Nice bar, nice terraces, people was very friendly and we can not complain! Showers and bathrooms always clean! Thank you very much!!! 😊

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Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

A small but very good hostel. Clean rooms, fine facilities and a really cozy garden/bar area. The staff was so sweet and helpful, and we did really feel welcome. Will definitely recommend it to others!

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Thank Trine S
Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 26 March 2017

We spent 2 nights in the dorm and 1 in a prívate room (always with shared bathrooms). Great staff and location! Absolutely clean. Perfectly functioning free wifi. I would definitely come back and advise others to go

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Modimolle (Nylstroom), South Africa
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

My son and I visited on our road trip up the Garden Route. we booked a night at Albergo because of location and price. It was a good experience. the staff was very friendly and helpful from the booking phase onwards. We found the rooms to be clean and worth the price. The hot showers was lovely. The communal space...

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Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2017

The hostel is in a really convenient location for the beach and the outdoor facilities are great. They often light a fire and you are able to bring your own food and have a barbeque. The inside facilities are basic, with only one toilet per floor and very little space in the dorms- if they were full. But overall a...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Albergo for Backpackers Hostel Plettenberg Bay is situated in absolutely the best spot in our beautiful little town. The beach, shops, restaurants and nightlife are all within easy walking distance. We offer the following accommodation: Camping Dorm beds (10 and 12 bedded dorm rooms) Private rooms with shared bathroom for 1 to 6 persons Nothing can beat our stunning views from the balcony. Dolphins and whales are often spotted cruising the beautiful bay of Plettenberg Bay. For those who just want to have a lazy day, you can relax in our beautiful garden. Swinging hammocks and hanging chairs are waiting for you. The Garden is set around our communal area. Free Tea and Coffee is available for our guests. At Albergo for Backpackers Hostel Plettenberg Bay, every night is a bonfire night. We can teach you the art of traditional South African outdoor cooking. In South Africa that is called a "Braai". At Albergo's One Stop Action Shop (our activity center) we offer all information about activities in the area. Our helpful staff will gladly assist you with bookings. (always ask for the special backpacker prices). A shuttle service is available for transport to the various activities. It is also possible to reach some of the activities by local taxis. Ask for the nearby Taxi rank. Plettenberg Bay has gorgeous beaches. It is also possible to practice your surfing skills. We have surfboards for hire. Use of Body Boards is for free. The beach is in walking distance of the backpackers. Albergo for Backpackers Hostel Plettenberg Bay offers FREE Wi-Fi and internet. In our reception we have a computer available for our guests. Our reception is open until 10.00 p.m. Our Bar Albergo for Backpackers has a liquor licence.Our bar is fully stocked. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Albergo for Backpackers

Address: 8 Church Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Plettenberg Bay
Price Range: RM95 - RM160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:1 star — Albergo for Backpackers 1*
Number of rooms: 7
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“Big dorm - make new friends and awesome view!”
annikad454, 3 Jan 2017 | Read review
“if the outdoor area has a party no one will rest; rooms on south side would be quieter”
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“# 5 is spacious - king size bed and an extra twin bed”
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“If choosing a dorm, ask for the 6bed dorm with ocean view! :)”
482alessar, 19 Sep 2014 | Read review
“I was in room 22 and could see the bay from my bed!”
VictoriaKimber, 25 Aug 2014 | Read review
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