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    Blue Sky Mining Backpackers and Lodge

    5 Nelson Palmer Rd, Durban 4126, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent48%
    • Very good32%
    • Average11%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible9%
    Aug 18, 2016
    “Stunning Stay in Durban”
    5 weeks ago
    “Weekend getaway”
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Restaurant
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    Curiocity Durban
    73 reviews
    #3 of 77 Specialty lodging in Durban
     
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    #3 of 43 hotels in Durban
     
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    349 reviews
    #1 of 24 B&Bs / Inns in Amanzimtoti
     
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    1 - 5 of 32 reviews

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    We spent our long weekend at Blue Sky and it was the best in a very long time. Excellent service. Excellent staff. Excellent view. Definitely the place to be. Thank you Blue Sky for making our getaway so unforgettable.

    Thank Abel W
    Reviewed May 3, 2017

    Stayed here while doing a month long internship in Amanzimtoti. This best is one of the coolest backpackers lodges in South Africa. Location is beautiful and the staff are super welcoming, friendly, and helpful. Definitely worth coming back in the future.

    Thank Tanner W
    Reviewed January 4, 2017

    Most amazing place to be no matter what time of year. Units : Black Marlin and Great White are beautiful units to stay. We then stayed with the family in the dormitory Dorado (sleeps 8) own bathroom/shower/toilet basin. Fantastic stay and ALL staff are excellent...More

    Thank Anna-marie O
    Response from BlueSkyMining1234, Manager at Blue Sky Mining Backpackers and LodgeResponded January 7, 2017

    Hello Anna-marie and family, Thank you so, so much for your wonderful feedback with regards to your stay during the busy holiday season. It was such a pleasure having you guys=) We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay, facilities as well...More

    Reviewed August 27, 2016

    I spent 3 weeks here on a visit from the UK to see my family, I had booked 2 deluxe units for the 4 of us and can honestly say only one unit could be described as deluxe therefore most of our time was spent...More

    2  Thank nadgodfrey1
    Reviewed August 18, 2016

    We stayed here for a week during August, when we first arrived we were welcomed by the very helpful staff, they showed us round and explained where everything was, the meal plans at the restaurant and the parking area as we were driving. We always...More

    Thank Declan G
    Response from BlueSkyMining1234, Manager at Blue Sky Mining Backpackers and LodgeResponded August 19, 2016

    Hi Declan, Thank you so, so much for your awesome feedback about your recent stay at Blue Sky Mining Backpackers & Lodge. We are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed our Durban style curries as well as activities booked at the travel desk. We...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free Internet
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    • Free Parking
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    • Pool
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • $15 - $32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 21
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
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    "Book the Seahorse!"
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    "We stayed in the Great White Self Catering cottage"
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    "Periwinkle Room is spacious, with an ensuite bathroom. It has a nice view overlooking the garden, and behind..."
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    "Self catering unit is gorgeous, loved the deck area and the kitchen."
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