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McGregor Backpackers

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

On the strength of my husband's great account of a previous visit, we returned to McGregor's Backpackers with a friend last weekend - and we'll be returning again in a few months with a group of six other adults! The location is convenient and all...More

Thank Ann C
Response from Dotbot54, Owner at McGregor BackpackersResponded 9 March 2018

Hello Ann, thank you for you kind review. We look forward to hosting you and your hiking group again in May. Kind regards Dorothy and Geoff

Reviewed 5 March 2018

If you are going to McGregor - stay at McGregor Backpackers. It's a no-brainer. Nothing is too much trouble for Dorothy and Geoff. The rooms are clean, comfortable and good value. Dorothy's rusks are delicious and Geoff is a master at braaing.

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Reviewed 23 February 2018

At the end of December, My husband, two adult sons, and I stayed one night at McGregors Backpackers after a full day of hiking on the gorgeous Boesmankloof Trail. The trail leads to a waterfall where we met with other McGregor backpacker guests who told...More

Thank Barb M
Response from Dotbot54, Owner at McGregor BackpackersResponded 26 February 2018

Thank you Barbara for your support of our establishment, McGregor Backpackers. When visitors come from a distance and have limited time and many places to visit, to be remembered by you and your family really warms our hearts. We are so glad you all enjoyed...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

Looking back at two wonderful weeks in the Western Cape, our two night stay at Backpackers stands out as a true gem. Considering the distance from Stockholm to McGregor it is not likely that we will be back very soon. But until we return we...More

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Response from Dotbot54, Owner at McGregor BackpackersResponded 5 February 2018

Hello Pia and Gustaf, Thank you for your wonderful and kind review. We hope fair winds will bring you back once again to the magic of McGregor. Kindest regards Dorothy and Geoff

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

So it may be my seventh or eight trip to the backpackers. Always a pleasure, whether it's filled with cyclists or wine drinkers or both. Hugely hospitable and Geoff and Dorothy always keen to suggest new places to go and things to do. I will...More

Thank SharonMac42
Response from Dotbot54, Owner at McGregor BackpackersResponded 11 September 2017

Hello Sharon, so many of our guests have become wonderful friends, whether its to drink fabulous local wines or chat around the fire, we are the ones to feel humbled by all the generosity that people extend to us with their wonderful reviews.

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"We stayed in the Lighthouse suite and the bed was great."
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"We enjoyed the Lighthouse room with its larger bed and being set a little away from the central area."
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"Depends what you are wanting..but whatever it is, you won't be disappointed!"
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"the rooms are close together, so get the room as far away from other people as you can."
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