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    Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge

    Dumbleton Road, Wilderness, South Africa
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    08/10/2017 09/10/2017
    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (1)
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good29%
    • Average10%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
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    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Bar/Lounge
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    Premier Resort The Moorings (Knysna)
    349 reviews
    #12 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    Cinnamon Boutique Guest House
    515 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Wilderness Beach Hotel
    172 reviews
    #5 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Far Hills Country Hotel
    244 reviews
    #9 of 9 hotels in George
     
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    11 - 15 of 133 reviews

    Reviewed 24 April 2017

    It could be the perfect place to stay at- great location, ok facilities, in woods with great life music in the bar. The staff just doesn't care about you at all, which made the experience unworth. No one should be treated that respectless. If you're...More

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 26 April 2017

    Hey there! I am terribly sorry about this experience! Usually our staff is said to be super friendly and helpfull. I would like to know more about this incident that it can be sorted out to avoid future mistakes. Kind regards Didi

    Reviewed 23 April 2017

    great facilities, great atmosphere. Kayaking, bar, live music on some nights, very tasty breakfast, good value for money. Would definitely recommend any young(ish) couple stay here whilst on the garden route.

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 26 April 2017

    Thank you so much for your feedback! Perhaps we will see you again in the future! Safe travels!!! Kind regards Didi

    Reviewed 21 April 2017

    Nice vibey place, great bar area and friendly staff! Lovely natural surroundings close to the river great canoeing. The main house could do with an upgrade though - the floorboards are very old and non existent in some places, the staircase is loose, the toilet...More

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    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 23 April 2017

    Hey guys! Thank you for your visit and feedback! I am so pleased that you enjoyed the activities and area. :) I am super happy to tell you that May is our renovation month! All the bathrooms are being revamped, some of the carpets have...More

    Reviewed 20 April 2017

    We had a short but pleasant stay in Fairy Knowe. The location is quiet and pretty and activities are available onsite, as is a bar and meals. The kitchen and bathrooms need a complete makeover in the old farmhouse. Bring mosquito repellant.

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    Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

    Awesome place to set up camp and chill. It's really close to hiking trails and close to town. It's the only place in Wilderness I stay! There's wifi and a pool table and huge camp grounds and very reasonably priced too!

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    Premier Resort The Moorings (Knysna)
    349 reviews
    #12 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    Cinnamon Boutique Guest House
    515 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Wilderness Beach Hotel
    172 reviews
    #5 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Far Hills Country Hotel
    244 reviews
    #9 of 9 hotels in George
     
    About
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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Wilderness
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    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (1)
    Hotel & Grounds (39)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Bathroom (1)
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    Nearby Attractions
    Harkerville Mountain Bike Trails
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    .70 km away
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    Room Tips
    "Stay in a private room with ensuite - little thatched chalet huts"
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    "The en suite roops are great"
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    "Stay away!"
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    "Definitely upstairs in the old house."
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