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Albergo for Backpackers

8 Church Street, Plettenberg Bay 6600, South Africa
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Johannesburg, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed today NEW

Great place to stay while backpacking at and very friendly staff members they are always more than happy to help you book different activity . Not sure if they can assist with transportation To/From different activity

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Seattle
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Albergo Backpackers is a very pretty spot. It pleasant, clean and friendly staff. Beautiful garden area with seating and hammocks. Lockers, tea, coffee, and close to beach sealed the deal for me. And, the price was right.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

The staff were very welcoming and the rooms were clean and a good size. They offered so many activities including horse back safari, bunji jump, sky dive - all must dos! There was a great fire pit with a 'do it yourself' braai which we did every night! Loved it :)

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Thank Rebecca N
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2015 via mobile

I loved it at Albergo! It's got a beautiful garden filled with hammocks and fairy lights. The light the braai every night for people to cook on; this creates a great atmosphere with everyone talking and sharing stories. The kitchen has everything you need and more! There is a bar on site and there is free tea & coffee, bonus!... More 

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Trondheim Municipality, Norway
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2015

I had the worst experience I have ever had at a hostel. During the night I woke up with not being able to breathe. As it turns out the owners of the establishment let their cats use the rooms and dormitories as their own playground and the guest's beds as their own litter boxes. Can you imagine? Dirty cats playing... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

Such a great hostel in Plett. Tons of hammocks and lazy swinging chairs in the back with fairy lights strung up for a nice chilled out atmosphere. Lots of indoor couches, with a warm fire at night to curl up with a book. Good sized kitchen for cooking and big showers with very clean bathrooms. Comfortable rooms with ocean views... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

This was a gorgeous place to stay - very clean and decorated creatively. The staff were very friendly and there is lots of space to sit inside by the fire or outside on the hammocks. You can also cook your own braii on the fire outside or buy a drink from the bar. It's right by Plett High Street and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 via mobile

This it the most perfectly located-warm-worth every penny- hostel. The staff is excellent, the amenities are by far the best I've had in a hostel in SA. It's such a vibrant place to be in while traveling. Had the best three nights in Plett coz of Albergo. Must visit this place when in Plett.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 via mobile

We stayed at the Albergo for one night only and were pleasantly surprised by the beautiful garden and nice little bar with affordable prices. The rooms and sanitary facilities are very clean! The interior is simple but does the job just fine. If you look for a nice accomodation this is more than your average backpackers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

We were absolutely exhausted when we arrived at Albergo and I was so not keen to have to try and sleep through noise, hustle and bustle in a possibly dingy room that can be typical of budget travel/backpacking. Instead, we were greeted by lovely staff who showed us around the backpackers, (free tea and coffee, bar, beautiful garden and told... More 

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