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Mokolodi Backpackers

Plot 86 | Mokolodi II, Gaborone 0000, Botswana
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Dresden, Germany
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mokolodi is a wonderful oasis close to Gaborone and definitely the best option for budget travellers. The plot is home to a collection of birds and a friendly but fat pig which add to the atmosphere. A few facts: - The kitchen is amazing, the best-equipped kitchen in Botswana, there's really anything one could need, the staff is keeping the... More

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

Mokolodi Backpackers provided a comfortable stay in a lovely bush setting conveniently located close to the city and even closer to the reserve. We stayed in the self-catering rondavel which was well equipped and spacious. The grounds consist of a colourful garden with an assortment of birds and other pets which added to the relaxed ambience of this establishment. We... More

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

small camp area but the shower and toilet facilities and the kitchen are forever clean and neat so it was worth every penny. It ducked that there isn't any board to show where the backpackers is, not even at the gate.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

What a great place. The management is really fantastic. We were a large group of people and were broke after our long holiday but we managed to strike a deal to use some of their unused rooms at a great price. The kitchen is fantastic and has everything you could need. The staff even prepared us each a warm water... More

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Beernem, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

+ nice welcome, friendly staff +private kitchen and bathroom with the bungalow + we like the dogs and the pig -the wifi didnt work in the bungalow although they claimed it did before we made the booking -we had to walk outside the room for the bathroom -my bed smelled like the perfume of a young lady :-s

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Cape town
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

We stopped at Mokolodi after a long drive from Cape Town and it was fantastic. The staff were excellent and the rooms, while slightly small for 4, were excellent. The little touches like a hot water bottle in your bed on a cold night and the fire braziers to sit around made it even better.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

The Backpackers close to Mokolodi is a stunner. The new annex next door is certainly the best place around town. Pinky and Samantha look after their gests in an exceptionally cordial manner. I love it.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2014 via mobile

Good over night stop before going to khutse. Good Enroute stop overs for lobatse and ramotswa. Safe place with Resturant just up the road at mokolodi resort. Was cool to see a full on humvee in the car port.

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Pretoria, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

What a clean, friendly and sorted place. Variety of rooms to pick from with all appliances and stuff you may need and barbeque spots by some rooms. I stay here regulary for business and others travel and pass through. The staff always have a friendly smile, even the dogs, chicken, and pig is friendly and the staff is eager to... More

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25 hotel reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

My son and I stayed at Mokolodi Backpackers for 3 nights. I can not say enough things about this place. Everything, all the furnishing, the grounds, everything is nicely maintained. It is a 20 minute walk down the road to the Mokolodi Game Reserve, which is great for AM or PM game drives. The Reserve also has a snack bar... More

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Address: Plot 86 | Mokolodi II, Gaborone 0000, Botswana
Location: Botswana > South-East District > Gaborone
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 8
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