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Hermanus Backpackers

26 Flower St., Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
GavinGrierson Western Cape, South Africa
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Western Cape, South Africa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Me and my gf stayed here for two nights over the weekend and had a great stay. Braam the owner and his wife Hayley are great. Helpful staff, clean rooms, good wifi and nice outside area to socialize around the braai area. Good location in town and within walking distance of downtown.

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Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our second time staying here and we even got the same room! We stayed in the cottage which is around the corner from the main backpackers. We had an en-suite room with double bed and two bunks. Our room and the rest of the house and garden were just as clean and well maintained as when we visited... More 

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

When we got there we didn't have cash with us. So the owner informed us we could pay later. He gave us information on the various activities in the area. The room was clean and someone constantly cleaned the kitchen.

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Inverness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a double ensuite here which was wonderful. Loved all the different spaces for relaxing, watching TV etc. Didn't use the pool but it was the cleanest we saw. Heavy duty blankets in the rooms which we didn't need but should keep you warm in winter. Great reception who helped us organise sea kayaking. Loved it. Take your own... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We arrived in September so the weather was pretty horrendous - pouring with rain and cold. The hostel didn't seem equipped for the cold at all - we were so freezing that we had to wear multiple thermals and clothes and were still shaking uncontrollably. The hostel did put a fire on for us, however this was a wood burning... More 

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Cape Town
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

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 December 13, 2014 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 November 29, 2014

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 November 27, 2014

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 November 27, 2014

...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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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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