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    Nomads Backpackers

    70 Essenwood Road | Kzn, Durban 4400, South Africa
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent30%
    • Very good23%
    • Average19%
    • Poor19%
    • Terrible7%
    Travelers talk about
    “baz bus” (4 reviews)
    “one night” (7 reviews)
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
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    Gibela Backpackers Lodge
    154 reviews
    #7 of 80 Specialty lodging in Durban
     
    Hilton Durban
    1,342 reviews
    #3 of 42 hotels in Durban
     
    Valley Lodge
    100 reviews
    #8 of 246 B&Bs / Inns in Durban
     
    Curiocity Durban
    48 reviews
    #3 of 80 Specialty lodging in Durban
     
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    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Very noisy- lots of permanent people staying there not so many travelers to mingle with. Strange people lurking around....Music was up loud till early hours of the morning every night. Uncomfortable bed and no air conditioning. Staff were friendly though often intoxicated...terrible parking and poor...More

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    Reviewed March 12, 2017

    Stayed there for a month, if were not for the company it would have been hard for me to pull through. The lady intern had zero customer care.The place would not have been the same if Johhny was not there. He is friendly, warm and...More

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    Reviewed March 8, 2017

    At first was unsure of the multiracial setting. In time clicked with everyone. Jonhnny was exceptional. Always checking on us. Lionel was also good, exaiming everything. The owner is out of this world, very friendly, caring and always there. The manager, reserved but good with...More

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    Reviewed January 10, 2017

    For my 1 st back packers experience this was the best will defnitely recommend to friends and family.We all feeled save and they went out of their way to make us feel very welcome specially the hostes and Johnny .

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    Reviewed December 28, 2016

    The place looks like a brothel , fullbof men that look like they permanently stay there and girls who are just scary. It smells of mould, the bathrooms are across the enetrtainment area with alm the men playin snooker and drinking. Its also in the...More

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    Gibela Backpackers Lodge
    154 reviews
    #7 of 80 Specialty lodging in Durban
     
    Hilton Durban
    1,342 reviews
    #3 of 42 hotels in Durban
     
    Valley Lodge
    100 reviews
    #8 of 246 B&Bs / Inns in Durban
     
    Curiocity Durban
    48 reviews
    #3 of 80 Specialty lodging in Durban
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Restaurant
    Details
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Suites
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
    Nearby
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    Room Tips
    "We just relied on the knowledgeable and helpful staff"
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    "stay away from the dorms, it is quite cramped."
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    "Join in or you won't enjoy it haha"
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    "Book a suite. Avoid the dorms."
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