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    Coffee Shack Backpackers

    on the beach | Bomvu River Mouth, Coffee Bay 5082, South Africa
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    06/04/2017 06/05/2017
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      2 adults
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          Traveler (117)
          Pool & Beach (18)
          Room & Suite (13)
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          Overview
          • Excellent68%
          • Very good20%
          • Average6%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
          Travelers talk about
          “surf lessons” (33 reviews)
          “coffee shack” (142 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Beachfront
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Kitchenette
          Pets Allowed
          Laundry Service
          Shuttle Bus Service
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          Ocean View Hotel
          178 reviews
          #2 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Coffee Bay
           
          Gecko Guest House
          62 reviews
          #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Coffee Bay
           
          Swell Eco Lodge
          153 reviews
          #1 of 3 Specialty lodging in Mdumbi
           
          Friends Wild Coast Backpackers & Guesthouse
          6 reviews
          #4 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Coffee Bay
           
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          Reviewed 1 week ago

          Coffee Shack is deep in the villages of the rural Eastern Cape,where the hills are consistantly rolling and cattle not too far from you. The amenities are really good with friendly and helpful staff readily available to help you out. The bar is awesome and...More

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          Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack Backpackers

          Howzit Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, and great to hear that you had a peaceful stay. Safe travels and we hope you will be back soon. Cheers David & the Coffee Shack crew

          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          The short stay we had at the Coffee Shack, will remain as one of the most incredible experiences, Iv EVER!! had. EVER!. From waking up to breathtaking scenes of the ocean, to surfing crisp waves early in the morning, to hiking up along one of...More

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          Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack Backpackers

          Howzit Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, and awesome to hear that you had the most “incredible experience” ever! Please make sure you come and stay longer next time. Safe travels and we hope to see you again soon....More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Talking about fun, we went surfing,hiking and even had a party. food was excellent i have to say... I never thought for once that id go hiking but i did it "hole In The Wall" is a must go to. we also went for sundowners...More

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          Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack Backpackers

          Howzit Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, we really appreciate everyone’s feedback and positive encouragement. Great to hear that you managed to do so much at Coffee Shack and had so much fun. Safe travels and we hope to...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          Hands down one of the best and most fun hostels I've ever stayed at! The hostel offers plenty to do, from surf lessons to hikes, beach days, you name it. Besides, the vibe at the hostel and bar itself is great. Very easy to meet...More

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          Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack Backpackers

          Howzit Pieter Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, we really appreciate everyone’s feedback and positive encouragement. Great to hear that your stay at Coffee Shack was “amazing”, it really makes our day to hear that you had so much...More

          Reviewed 3 weeks ago

          I had a blast at the Coffee Shack,got assigned in the KINGS HOUSE and lived like royalty. Walked ontop of hiils and witnessed clear waters in our breath taking hike to the Hole in the wall where I dove in and felt the sun go...More

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          Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack Backpackers

          Howzit Thank you for the awesome review, it has made for the AWESOME-EST week for all of us at Coffee Shack, to hear from such happy people! Safe travels and we hope to see you again soon. Cheers David & the Coffee Shack crew

          Ocean View Hotel
          178 reviews
          #2 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Coffee Bay
           
          Gecko Guest House
          62 reviews
          #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Coffee Bay
           
          Swell Eco Lodge
          153 reviews
          #1 of 3 Specialty lodging in Mdumbi
           
          Friends Wild Coast Backpackers & Guesthouse
          6 reviews
          #4 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Coffee Bay
           
          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Beachfront
          • Free Parking
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Shuttle Bus Service
          • Free Parking
          • Laundry Service
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • $23 - $25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 13
          • Reservation Options
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Eastern Cape >
          • Coffee Bay
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          Traveler (117)
          Pool & Beach (18)
          Room & Suite (13)
          Dining (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (89)
          Family and Play Areas (3)
          Business Center & Event Rooms (1)
          Nearby
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          3.78 miles away
           
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Amanda M
          Kings house vs rondavel? We have the opportunity to stay and are super excited. We can't seem to choose between sharing a place with another couple at kings house or getting a rondavel and sharing the communal bathroom. We are a couple and kind like our privacy but want the authentic experience. Also scared about communal kitchen how can we be sure our stuff will be safe?
          April 18, 2017|
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          Response from David M | Property representative |
          Howzit Amanda, I hope that you are well? Great to hear that you will be coming to stay with us at Coffee Shack. To be honest it is pretty hard to give you a direct yes/no answer to some of your questions, because obviously... More
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          Cindy7ZN
          how is the road to travel with a small car how far is the walk to the hole in the wall would there be Skype connection anything else I need to know thank you
          September 16, 2014|
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          Response from Thys16 | Reviewed this property |
          Hi there! The road isn't a regular one, but its pretty reasonable. Perhaps the final kilometer could be slightly tough but doable. They have wifi so you're set for Skype, don't expect the best connection tough, one should... More
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          Room Tips
          "Rooms by Kings House"
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          "Kings house, the view is magnificent"
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          "Go with the flow. Wifi in main reception."
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          "Rooms on the other side of the river are quieter and a have an okay view."
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