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    Monkey Bay Backpackers

    9c Jack Powell Road, Ballito 4399, South Africa
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    Traveller (71)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Room & Suite (5)
    • Excellent86%
    • Very good11%
    • Average1%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “tree house” (12 reviews)
    “funky decor” (5 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Family Rooms
    Pets Allowed
    Accessible rooms
    Laundry Service
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Shuttle Bus Service
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

    Everything at monkey bay Backpackers was amazing! It was my first time in Southern Africa as I'm from Germany and I have to say the service was exceptional. thank you monkey bay for making my stay in ballito memorable, can't wait to come back next...More

    Thank millakaralis
    Reviewed 3 November 2017

    Monkey bay is like a home away from home. Situated in the serene location and just a stone throw away from the beach, with cool decor and the oh so cool tree house, awesome staff and the lovely host Mike, they all make every stay...More

    Thank Africayatra
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thanks for the review. Looking forward in meeting your group again soon Mike and the Monkey Bay team

    Reviewed 23 October 2017

    Monkey Bay is a really well run backpackers. Welcoming, clean, funky and a fantastic location. They run a great place and I recommend it to anyone wanting to stay up the KZN North Coast. Thanks for the awesome stay guys!

    Thank Patrick M
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hey there Pat Thanks for taking time out to review or Spot. Its always good t0 have backpacker legends at Monkey Bay and will always have a spot for you and your staff. Kind Regards The Monkey Bay TEam

    Reviewed 13 October 2017 via mobile

    We have been a fex days in Ballito. There are 3 backpackers in town and we stayed in every single one for at least two nights. Monkeybay's was the best of it since it is a real backpackers with common areas and its very clean....More

    Thank Fabrice M
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hey Felix, Thanks for taking time out to review Monkey Bay and looking forward in meeting you guys again. Best of luck with your road trip to Cape town and enjoy our country as its a great experience and may unique backpackers hostels Kind Regards...More

    Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

    All my thanks to the wonderful staff of Monkey Bay Backpackers... They made me feel welcome from the moment I arrived and were so friendly and helpful... The atmosphere was amazing and so relaxing, and the place was so clean, especially the bathrooms, was overall...More

    Thank RenierJonker
    Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hallo Renier Glad you had a good time. Think this was your 5th visit over the years and glad to see you coming back all the time, Beat of luck with your Microlight career and looking forward sending guests your way. Kind Regards Mike

    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 36
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Ballito
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    Traveller (71)
    Pool & Beach (6)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (65)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (3)
    Family and Play Areas (2)
    Bathroom (1)
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    tardi t
    13 December 2016|
    Response from monkey2319716 | Property representative |
    maybe you got the wrong backpackers as our website is super responsive and on all links. Have a good day and if you have any further questions please do not hesitate to ask
    tardi t
    13 December 2016|
    Response from MonkeyBayBackpackers | Property representative |
    please contact our webpage for all rates and queries. Regards the monkey bay team
    Room Tips
    "Family room sleeps four, dorms rooms available as well as camping and tented accommodation"
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    "Private Rooms are great, Dorm rooms are really comfy!"
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    "Choose a campsite in a darker area if nightlights bother you."
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    "Pitching a tent at the top must be awesome. Definately want to try that next time. (The spots alocated are..."
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