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The hostel had good wifi and comfortable beds! The best part of the stay though was the staff and their ability to make you feel like Port Elizabeth was your home away from home. If I had any questions the staff was there to help....More
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Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded June 18, 2017
Thank you for your review. Happy to hear that the staff were so friendly and helpful and made you feel like you were "Home" :) Our city tour is a highlight when staying in PE and we are glad you enjoyed it!! We hope you...More
Lungile is an average hostel with regards to room size, cleanliness (not dirty or mouldy in any way, but it's a hostel, so you don't expect the Ritz) and the 40 Rand breakfast (cereal and toast with jam etc). But the staff is really friendly,...More
Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded May 29, 2017
Thank you for the review. Happy to hear that the staff were friendly and we hope you enjoyed your walks down to the beach :) We hope your stay with us was a memorable one and please visit us again soon!!! Kind regards, Lungile Lodge
Lungile Backpackers in Ebayi (as the locals call PE) is really cool.
The staff are amazing and the hostel is clean. It is a 5 minute walk from really good pubs and restaurants. The rooms are comfortable and the wifi is fast.
Great place to...More
Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded May 17, 2017
Thank you for your review. Happy to hear that you found the hostel clean and in good walking distance from bars/restuarants and the beach :) Glad the amenities at the lodge were to your liking and we hope you spent some time by the pool...More
A clean, comfortable room with a small self-catering section. We had two small balconies, one overlooking the pool and the other a partial view of the sea and main road area.
A fairly small backpackers with a nice atmosphere. Cool little bar and lounge area....More
Response from Clare-Amber, Administrator at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded May 14, 2017
Thank you for the review. Glad you found the room clean and comfortable and enjoyed the sea view :) We hope you enjoyed your stay with us even though it was a short one! Please visit us again soon. Kind regards, Lungile Lodge
I am an ex restauranteur and Food and beverage manager and I've worked in hotels with 4 and 5 Star awards and this place deserves a 2 Star. It's not worth the money. Stay somewhere else. It's very noisy, not very clean so don't waste...More
Response from Afrovibe, Manager at Lungile Backpackers LodgeResponded June 5, 2017
As a self proclaimed ex restaurateur and a former hotel employee one would expect that you would know not to compare hostel standards with that of a hotel.
For future reference, book a hotel instead of a hostel.
$26 - $57 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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