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Hermanus Backpackers

26 Flower St., Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My girlfriend and I stayed at this backpackers and enjoyed our stay there very much. It is clean and well setup. Great for young travellers. Nicely located within walking distance of Hermanus town and coastal walk.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

I stayed in the dorm room here for 2 nights at the end of November and had a comfortable stay. The backpackers itself has several dorm rooms and there are plenty of bathrooms, sofas and two communal kitchens. There is also a large bar area and swimming pool. There was a nice cosy atmosphere however the place could do with... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a wonderful place. We stayed in the cottage across the road. The kitchen is huge and well stocked with equipment. The breakfast is basic, but included which is not always the case,especially for the reasonable price. All the communication was prompt, courteous and professional. We met some other very nice travelers. Another bonus is they have a night security... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My girlfriend and I stayed at Hermanus only for the one night, but from what I got from the place, all the staff were very friendly and happy to help, the rooms were clean, kitchen facilities were good and the pool and bar area were a great addition. Had to move on quickly as wanted to get to Cape Town... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

...even if you are traveling with kids. We did stay for three nights at the cottage across the road and did enjoy it very much. There were nice people staying with us and the stuff of the backpacker is very friendly. We also saw a lot of whales; so life was good in Hermanus :)

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Sydney
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stayed here for a couple of nights while whale watching and shark diving - we hadn't booked but luckily they found us a great double room in the neighboring cottage. It's in a great location, only a short walk to the beach and town. It's also very clean and well maintained - the guys running the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Staying there is awesome: helpful friendly stuff, safe area, cosy beds and within walking distance to the shore to see the famous whales. Also in combination with a free stay, shark cage diving tour is bookable. Only 45 minutes to gans bay! Their little pool, the bar with loads of affordable drinks and people from all parts of the world... More 

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Limerick
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We stayed here in October after hearing about it from other travellers we met, this place is ideally located a short walk from the town centre, we stayed in the cottage which was nice, can't complain at all, braai stand is available and the staff will light it up for you! This hostel offers you a deal with the shark... More 

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Took 2 overseas visitors here last week!! What a rocking place! Looking at taking more of our clients there...... the braai on offer from Josh and Vernon is a must! Hermanus is also a wee gem of a place only about 2 hours from Cape Town!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

stayed in the cottage for 5 days. if you want to meet foreigners, this is the place to be. they are in and out all the time. good facilities with equipped kitchen, but don't be stingy, your produce might disappear. bring your own towels, its a hassle begging for one! location is great, people are friendly and welcoming, nice little... More 

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Address: 26 Flower St., Hermanus 7200, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Overberg District > Hermanus
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Number of rooms: 12
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