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Mombasa Backpackers

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good12%
  • Average4%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible10%
Apr 13, 2018
“Calm and serene environment. Great for groups and couples alike. Very diverse cultures here. No one feels left out.”
Oct 3, 2015
“friendly and peaceful place”
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Reviewed April 13, 2018

I went with a friend for a restful get away. I indeed got that. They have a pool that is close to the bar. You shall find you are only two or even alone during the calm season. The service from their restaurant is awesome....More

Thank missoy2016
Reviewed October 3, 2015

I had been here for a weekend in late December 2014 and it turned out to be an awesome experience in Mombasa. As I arrived early morning to backpackers I could see the beautiful sunrise by the beach opposite to the backpackers on the Mombasa...More

Thank gnkrb4u
Reviewed August 31, 2015

The rooms where very dirty, the whole night i itched and i didn't know what it was. There were weird parties in the hostel where people used drugs and the staff had lack of it's own house rules and were very loud. When i went...More

4  Thank hey1212
Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

hey there... i visit mombasa backpackers for the second time, and again i had a great experience... nice swimmingpool, chill out places, good food and nice music andi the manager couldnt have been more helpful with sorting out several things in the city... i can...More

1  Thank Manuel M
Reviewed December 21, 2014 via mobile

I visited Mombasa Backpackers a few times earlier this year and had a great experience. I was disappointed when I went back to find that the management had changed. It went from being a fun lively place where meeting other backpackers was easy and laid...More

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Mandi W
July 20, 2015|
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Response from Andy Ray H | Property representative |
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215MBP
October 9, 2014|
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To all who stayed at Mombasa backpackers before its now under new management since july 2014 and we are working toward cleaning the bad name that was left behind and making it the best backpacker as it was from the start... More
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"Don't stay in the outdoor dorm"
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"i stayed inside the main building, where it was quite loud. I suspect twin rooms at the back would be quieter?"
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"The Girls Dorm has an en suite bathroom and walk in cupboard where we stored all our bags, handy!"
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"Make sure you get a room with a fan it gets hot at night. Also definitely use your mosquito net!"
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