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    Mossel Bay Backpackers

    1 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent57%
    • Very good35%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “private room” (9 reviews)
    “cool spot” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Breakfast included
    Restaurant
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    Premier Resort The Moorings (Knysna)
    348 reviews
    #12 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
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    842 reviews
    #9 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    The Russel Hotel
    244 reviews
    #15 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
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    351 reviews
    #10 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
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    Reviews (161)
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    1 - 5 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 6 August 2017

    This was our first trip to Cape Town this year, for health reasons we could not travel earlier. When arrived at the Backpackers and saw DeDe we relised how much we had missed staying at this lovely B & B. DeDe is not just the...More

    Thank AlisonPuchert
    Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

    Was welcomed into the hostel so well. Dorm was nice, nothing too fancy but I went for the cheap option as I was on a budget - saw some of the other double rooms which looked very nice. People were loving and said hello and...More

    Thank Helen L
    Response from Man G, Manager at Mossel Bay BackpackersResponded 30 June 2017

    Dear Helen, Thank you very much for your lovely review! It is highly appreciated and we are so happy to hear you had a good time. We hope to see you one day again soon, until then, enjoy your travels and take home many lasting...More

    Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

    We found this backpackers when we arrived in Mossel Bay with nothing booked. The location was perfect for us as surfers as its just up the road from the main breaks. There's also restaurants and supermarkets in easy walking reach. We were almost put off...More

    Thank PelicanPeyta
    Response from Man G, Manager at Mossel Bay BackpackersResponded 30 June 2017

    Hey guys, Thanks for choosing Mossel Bay Backpackers as your home. We are glad to hear you had a good time and that you manged to catch some good waves. Thanks for taking the time to write this review, we must apologise about the price...More

    Reviewed 27 May 2017

    Totally pleased by the place, the staff was kind enough to give our family an empty dorm - cost of which was competitive and the food was great. Its central and with indoor parking which was good. Didn't swim in the pool but it looks...More

    Thank wilderness1George
    Response from MBayBackpackers, Manager at Mossel Bay BackpackersResponded 31 July 2017

    Dear guest, Thank you for the great review and we are happy to hear you had a good time! Here at Mossel Bay Backpackers, we try our best to make our guests feel as comfortable as possible! Please come again soon and enjoy your travels!...More

    Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

    I was there in May, which is low season. Not many other guests there at the time. Nice private room, large kitchen and great swimming pool. Staff are helpfull. I was there because of Baz Bus. Convenient stop.More

    Thank Mkleive
    Response from MBayBackpackers, Manager at Mossel Bay BackpackersResponded 31 July 2017

    Dear Mkleive Thank you for the review we hope you had a good time! Yes, it is low season and given the size of our beautiful property would make it seem quiet even if there are a handful of guests. We are pleased to hear...More

    Premier Resort The Moorings (Knysna)
    348 reviews
    #12 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
    842 reviews
    #9 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    The Russel Hotel
    244 reviews
    #15 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    The Lofts Boutique Hotel
    351 reviews
    #10 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
    About
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    Amenities
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Price range
    • US$44 - US$135 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 65
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Mossel Bay
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    Traveller (76)
    Pool & Beach (11)
    Room & Suite (10)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (74)
    Bathroom (4)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "We had a double room with our own bathroom on the ground floor but I would assume all the rooms are really..."
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    "Get an ensuite, the towels were nice for a hostel"
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    "Request a room overlooking the pool, these looked great."
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    "Room 7 - spacious, jacuzzi bath with french doors opening on to garden and pool area."
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