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    Sani Lodge Backpackers

    Sani Pass Road, Sani Pass 3257, South Africa
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
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          Overview
          • Excellent48%
          • Very good36%
          • Average13%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          4 days ago
          “Long Weekend Sani Pass Adventure”
          1 week ago
          “Hike and Nature”
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Suites
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Laundry Service
          Self-Serve Laundry
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Sani Valley Lodge and Hotel
          139 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in Himeville
           
          Mkomazana Mountain Cottages
          78 reviews
          #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Sani Pass
           
          Khotso Adventure Farm
          128 reviews
          #3 of 19 Speciality lodging in Underberg
           
          Premier Resort Sani Pass
          78 reviews
          #2 of 2 hotels in Himeville
           
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          Reviewed 15 July 2016 via mobile

          Came back 2 yr layer with grandparents too and very happy. Everything there, lots of information and although busy with youngsters all behaved and not too roudy. See you next time! Here's hoping they don't tar the pass. .

          Thank Peter H
          Response from TOFF1111, Owner at Sani Lodge BackpackersResponded 19 July 2016

          Thank you for your review. We are delighted that you returned with your Grandparents and that they enjoyed their stay as well. We have always tried to appeal to all ages, cultures, ethnic groups, nationalities and budgets of travelers and local South Africans.

          Reviewed 11 July 2016

          I've stayed here twice now as my base camp for cycling Sani Pass. I love it, the facilities are great and the atmosphere is lovely - very warm and welcoming. The outdoor shower offers the most splendid view. It is by no means luxurious -...More

          Thank Ian C
          Response from TOFF1111, Owner at Sani Lodge BackpackersResponded 19 July 2016

          Thank you for your feedback. We loved your comment on the outdoor shower which is always our favourite part of our camping holidays and that is why we decided to build one at the Lodge too. Nothing better than showering under the stars at night...More

          Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

          We can only rate the coffee shop as we didn't have a chance to stay at the Lodge. The coffee shop is quaint with lots of stunning curio, souvenirs and even paintings by Simone which are up for purchase! The filled pancakes are a 'must...More

          Thank Olievenhoutsrus1
          Response from TOFF1111, Owner at Sani Lodge BackpackersResponded 12 August 2016

          Thank you for reviewing our little Cafe on your way past and glad you enjoyed the pancakes. I am delighted you liked my paintings too!

          Reviewed 8 July 2016

          I must admit, I got a very good deal with the lodge despite making reservations only one day before arriving. It was a last minute trip and Mirriam was very helpful in trying to accommodate us. She even gave us a good deal with rooms...More

          Thank shalznair
          Response from TOFF1111, Owner at Sani Lodge BackpackersResponded 19 July 2016

          Thank you for your thorough feedback. We also appreciate that you understand the difference between a Backpackers that caters for travelers on a budget and thus charges rates at a fraction of the cost of a 5 star hotel ie R150pppn in a dorm as...More

          Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

          Stayed here for three nights, the staff are friendly and quite informed. The facilities are nice, there is a fully equipped kitchen to cook and the bathrooms are clean. I visited in winter and the common room was consistently heated which created a cozy communal...More

          Thank Joseph A
          Response from TOFF1111, Owner at Sani Lodge BackpackersResponded 30 May 2016

          Hi Jeremy, thank you for your review. There is actually a good private taxi service as well as a cheap minibus service ( for guests arriving without cars) that you can get right from the Lodge into Underberg 19km or 20 minutes from us where...More

          Sani Valley Lodge and Hotel
          139 reviews
          #1 of 2 hotels in Himeville
           
          Mkomazana Mountain Cottages
          78 reviews
          #1 of 2 Speciality lodging in Sani Pass
           
          Khotso Adventure Farm
          128 reviews
          #3 of 19 Speciality lodging in Underberg
           
          Premier Resort Sani Pass
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          #2 of 2 hotels in Himeville
           
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          • Pool
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free Internet
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          • Free Parking
          • Children Activities (Kid / Family Friendly)
          • Laundry Service
          • Self-Serve Laundry
          • Things to do
          • Pool
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Price range
          • US$13 - US$28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Room types
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Kitchenette ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 18
          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Sani Pass
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          Traveller (87)
          Room & Suite (22)
          Dining (6)
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          "Rondavels are quiet, cool, clean and peaceful"
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          "Honeyguide Cottage has the best view and sleeps 6 people."
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