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Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

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169 Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001 South Africa See on map
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Free Internet
Free Parking
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Kitchenette
Breakfast included
Restaurant
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived last night very late to tekwani backpackers. The host welcomed us and was very friendly. He showed us our room and gave us the key. He then told us that he would go to bed because he had to be back at work...More

Date of stay: December 2018
Thank Andersschwensen
Reviewed October 11, 2018 via mobile

We had n Amazing time with my friends we stayed there for 5 days.great atmosphere very affordable place if you visiting Durban and to top it all just around the busy street of Florida where all the vibe happens and their friendly staff keep it...More

Date of stay: October 2018
Thank _sfisohlongwane96
Reviewed August 21, 2018

It is unfortunate that we stayed for such a short while , but I would recommend Tekwni Backpackers to all who visit Durban. Thanks for the hospitality and I will be sure the let others know how wonderful my stay was. Cheers Tulani Coffee Shack...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank JaneneA7
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

My friends and I booked to stay at Tekweni for a weekend. When we got there we were quite impressed by the overall look of Tekweni. There was a little confusion with our booking as we booked for 5 people and when we arrived they...More

Date of stay: June 2018
Thank Quest785698
Reviewed June 24, 2018

If you're looking for an affordable place to stay in Durban, Tekweni might be the best option in town. Its situated just around the corner of Florida Rd (the street with all the bars, restaurants and nightclubs). The atmosphere was amazing and the staff was...More

Date of stay: June 2018
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Description
Tekweni is located in the centre of Durban's hippest entertainment area : pubs, clubs, restaurants and markets are on the doorstep. It is comprised of 3 neighbouring houses, the oldest and main house built More in 1896. The hostel was established in 1992 making, it one of the first five hostels in the country and the longest established in Durban. We are close to everything, only two km to the beach and town. The various types of accommodation ramble across the 3 properties. You have the choice of staying right in the middle of the action or in one of our quieter more remote rooms away from the hustle and bustle. The rooms are comfortable and tastefully decorated all with ceiling fans. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Free Internet
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
Room types
Kitchenette
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
18
Price range
$28 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
Room types
Kitchenette
Number of rooms
18
Price range
$28 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > KwaZulu-Natal > Durban
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"room 8, very quite corner and good for sleeping"
JohanE326
Sep 29, 2017
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"Room Number 15 is extremely small"
natascha755
Nov 23, 2016
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"Ask for beds in the room on the ground floor to the right as you enter for slightly better beds."
anonn256
Aug 21, 2016
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"For a bit more privacy, ask for the flats next to the main building. More like a proper rented apartment..."
TishS44
Aug 19, 2016
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