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    Mossel Bay Backpackers

    1 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506, South Africa
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
    Traveller (84)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Room & Suite (11)
    • Excellent58%
    • Very good34%
    • Average6%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    “private room” (9 reviews)
    “sand boarding” (3 reviews)
    “cool spot” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Breakfast included
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    11 - 15 of 122 reviews

    Reviewed 1 April 2017

    We spent our first night of our Garden Route Road Trip at Mossel Bay Backpackers, great hosts that told us a bit about the town and recommended a couple of fun activities and offered security over our parked cars.

    Thank YassineTnt
    Reviewed 24 March 2017

    We stayed here for 5 nights and the staff really go out of their way to help in any way they can. Because we stayed for 5 nights we were given a free breakfast which was a very thoughtful touch. I would definitely recommend this...More

    Thank dorothy m
    Reviewed 8 March 2017

    We had issues on our way up and they gladly catered for us providing a late check in. lots to do on site and in the surrounding areas. we got a bigger room then we booked because of some or other issue. curfew if you...More

    Thank Allen D
    Reviewed 5 March 2017

    We stayed here for 3 nights during September - this really is down season for travelling in South Africa. But still the staff tried to make our trip as fun as possible, with BBQ's, great social area (pool table, table football, chill out zones, music...More

    Thank Ryan T
    Reviewed 20 February 2017

    Amazing place for a backpackers hostel. The guest house next door went bust some time ago so the hostel took it over, meaning the whole place is now more like a boutique guest house than a backpackers hostel. Super friendly and helpful staff. You can...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Things to do
    • Pool
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    • Price range
    • US$42 - US$129 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
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    • Number of rooms
    • 65
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Mossel Bay
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    Traveller (84)
    Pool & Beach (12)
    Room & Suite (11)
    Dining (4)
    Hotel & Grounds (77)
    Bathroom (6)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    "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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