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Durban, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was my third visit over 5 years and I see no improvements only deterioration. No security and crime is bad in the area. I couldn't sleep cause I was worried about my car. Wifi is weak, beds uncomfortable, furniture is falling apart. Spend your money somewhere else.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have stayed here many times over an 8 year period. NEVER had anything stolen. Not that we have much of value anyway we are travelling...That being said it is very possible. The staff are very friendly the place kept clean. Overall rather secure although all rooms appear to have been broken into many times. We have stored valuables in...

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Alice Springs, Australia
Reviewed July 24, 2016

There isn't anything I could recommend about this backpackers. They do organise a 'value' wine tour. Kitchen is adequate, communal areas are adequate and the rooms are adequate. You get the picture....

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

Starting with the positives the lodge is cheap, has 6 bunk rooms and good hot water. Opportunities lie in warming the place up as it is cold and the quilts on the beds insufficient for winter temperatures. The wifi is average and all accommodation is shared bathroom. The staff were helpful, arranging excursions and helping us order in food.

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Lakes Entrance, Australia
Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

This place has a very homely feel to it. The staff are fantastic and were able to advise on things to do at night. They also joined in on conversations and made for a fun night. I wish we had more time in Stellenbosch because place was great. Laundry service was prompt and the WiFi was fast! Thanks for a...

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Reviewed June 16, 2016

Stumble Inn is the perfect place to go if you want to experience the wine lands and not break the bank. It’s a great location, just a minutes’ walk from all the trendy restaurants and wine bars of down town. They also run a great wine tour! The backers itself has a lively bar and a nice garden to chill...

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed May 5, 2016

This was my 3rd stay at Stumble Inn as it is in a great location for transport by train and exploring town. The staff were friendly enough without being anything special. The amenities are very good, lovely showers, a swimming pool and a good kitchen for self-catering. Unfortunately they didn't have a key for our room when we checked in...

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Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed April 4, 2016

My short stay at the Stumble Inn was very good. The premise is divided in two The main building with reception, TV lounge, pool table and smoking area and the neighbor building with more dorms, a fire place and a pool. Both are secured by fences and a number lock. Nevertheless are you advised to leave your valuables in the...

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Reviewed February 28, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I stayed at Stumble Inn many years ago as students and camped. This time we booked a private room. I was a bit nervous to stay as there are quite a few bad reviews on the place. When we arrived the staff were friendly, the place was clean. The room was really clean, neat and comfy. We...

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Tel Aviv, Israel
Reviewed February 17, 2016

I do love this place ! i stay there in 2008 and since then i came back to visit every year. chill on the pool, play poo, drink wine and party ! Sheron and Jorge will welcome you and help with anything you guys need!

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  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Services
  • Free Parking
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Airport Transportation
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Centrally located, genuine old style backpackers lodge, dorms and doubles, swimming pool and pool table, gr8 wine tours, bike hire, self catering kitchens, free tea and coffee. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Stumble Inn Backpackers Lodge Stellenbosch

Address: 12 Mark Street | Central, Stellenbosch 7600, South Africa
Location: South Africa > Western Cape > Stellenbosch
Price Range: $23 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 13
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“Go somewhere else”
 of 5 bubbles jonasd994, Mar 2, 2015 | Read review
“Have a look at where your room is first. The other house has no areas to chill and our room was right next to the main door and road making it very noisy despite being told this is a nice and quiet room.”
 of 5 bubbles Anelda, Dec 21, 2013 | Read review
“Don't pick the front room by the front door. Most of the other rooms further in the property are better.”
 of 5 bubbles TumblingMalteaser89, Aug 26, 2013 | Read review
“In one review, I read a complaint on the noise level; I guess that rooms which face the street are more quite than the ones located around the common's area”
 of 5 bubbles weltenbummlergp, Mar 10, 2013 | Read review
“Don't stay in the second location building.”
 of 5 bubbles The-travelfraggles, Nov 29, 2012 | Read review
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