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Small World Backpackers Lodge

25 Ridge Rd, | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
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Ranked #14 of 34 Specialty lodging in Harare
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

the service at the hotel is good .the workers are friendly.will recommend it for any traveller looking an economic and nice hotel to stay for sometime .as it is aso just a walking distance to good shopping centres and food court.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's a really nice place. You can spend time in a green and clean garden, meeting other guests or you can just have time to relax yourself. The staff is kind and available. The rooms are comfortable. If you want to have a meal there, they can cook for you but you haven't to be in a hurry...they are really... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice place to stay. Hot showers. Average breakfast (good for the price though). Internet is a bit of a trouble. Access is fine but you can only get 4.5 hours at a time which should be used at the same time and it can't be divided. Close to shopping center, restaurants (try Cafe Nush), and the cheap free market.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a very nice stay at Its a small world lodge Avondale. We spent 8 days there. They have good facilities and friendly and helpfull stay. We had a twin room where we shared the bathrooms with the other guests which was nice and cleaned daily with hot water every day. They provide breakfast and transportation for a fair... More

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Witbank, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Always willing to help new comers as they are lost. The times we visited here we were always welcome and the staff went out of their way to ensure we find rooms despite having not booked. I have recommended this facility to many of my friends due to their wonderful service.

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very friendly and accommodating staff. Great facilities such as super nice restaurant, bar, laundry and wifi. Attractive garden and pool. Clean bathrooms. We were camping outside and were able to use all their facilities. Thanks!

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Ad Dawha, Ad Dawhah, Qatar
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very pleasant stay at Small World. The place is clean, affordable and feels very safe. The staff is very nice, friendly and helpful. We'll recommend this place to anyone that us looking for accommodation in Harare.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly staff; great location. dorm beds are clean. qashrooms are good standard. swimmin pool is great. wifi is really quick. will definatley come again. must check out dartboard anf pool table....

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good place, nice garden, bright rooms. Very close from the center. Good wifi! I would definitely recommend it to friends who can't afford a hotel or guesthouse in the center. We were on budget camping but the place is nice.

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Houston, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed in July 2014 for 3 nights; very relaxed atmosphere with a decent amount of space to sit outside. Quiet neighborhood and bar was not loud at all. The price is good at $35/night for a private twin room; ask management for help with planning day trips!

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Address: 25 Ridge Rd, | Avondale, Harare, Zimbabwe
Location: Zimbabwe > Harare Province > Harare
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