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Kruger View Backpackers

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61 Bosbok Street, Komatipoort 1340 South Africa See on map
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness center
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Reviewed July 28, 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 1 night at the dorm which was ok and clean but too expensive for a dorm. Bathroom and toilet was with the room but the whole room was smelly from the toilet, not too bad though. The owner or staff are really...More

Date of stay: July 2017
Thank MarilliM
Reviewed April 12, 2017

we was on our way to mosambiek. we stayed over the night before we went over the border. what a surprise to get some person that can assist you in your mother tong. the lodge is a backpacker form self service. the room that we...More

Date of stay: April 2017
Thank cobusTheunissen
Reviewed August 6, 2016

Even 4 weeks after spending a single night at Kruger View I am still disgusted by this place. First of all, this place was full of dogs. We're definitely people who love dogs, don't get me wrong, but if you can't walk through the kitchen...More

Date of stay: July 2016
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Reviewed July 24, 2016

I was looking for budget option to visit Kruger and well majority of options weren't budget. If you want just to have a decent sleep this is a good place, they offer good safari options at reasonable price and accommodation is also fine. The owners...More

Date of stay: November 2015
Thank gotardus
Reviewed March 17, 2016 via mobile

We stayed for one night in the hostel so we could go to Kruger the next morning. The girl at the reception was very nice. The rooms look nice except for our room which was downstairs, but this was probably the only twin option. Why...More

Date of stay: March 2016
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See the big five in Kruger park, Visit Swaziland or Mozambique or just relax by the pool with a cold beer. This is a comfortable, welcoming lodge for backpackers right next to Kruger Park fence and the Crocodile More river. See giraffes from the balcony...We are a lodge for backpackers, offering up market accommodation at backpacker prices. Situated on the banks of the Crocodile River, with spectacular views of Kruger National Park, South Africa. Less
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Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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Also Known As
Kruger View Backpackers Komatipoort, Africa - South Africa
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Komatipoort
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Also Known As
Kruger View Backpackers Komatipoort, Africa - South Africa
South Africa > Mpumalanga > Komatipoort
Traveler (24)
Room & Suite (8)
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"take a room on upper deck"
Apr 12, 2017
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"Just avoid"
Aug 6, 2016
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"Take an upstairs en suite room as suggested by the previous reviewer"
Apr 19, 2014
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"Spend a tiny bit more and get one of the en suite rooms upstairs - worth every cent!"
Mar 31, 2014
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