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    Away with the Fairies Backpackers Hostel

    Bag End, Ambleside Close, Hogsback 5721, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent62%
    • Very good26%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “pizza” (25 reviews)
    “hiking trails” (13 reviews)
    “the cliff” (10 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    1 - 5 of 169 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Away with the Fairies has always been one of my favourite places in Hogsback, I have spent many wonderful times there and the food is amazing. The hiking is absolutely stunning and you can literally walk into the forest from their garden. The staff are...More

    Thank WildLubanzi
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    I stayed here with a friend, and we had a wonderful time. I regret not giving ourselves longer there! The bathtub has got to be the highlight, what an experience! There's a wonderful hiking route just steps away from this hostel and staff are friendly...More

    Thank Alex S
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Arrived there in the night and they had a cozy fire with nice music and a different wonderful spirit. Really stunning hikes, got lost in Hobbitland and enjoyed a bathtube with a stunning view. This little village suits to calm down during a stressful backpackers...More

    Thank Christoph K
    Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

    Service is 5 stars Pizza is 5 star Breakfast is 5 star Staff are amazing Acorn cottage is perfect for 4 adults and kids on sleeper couch Dan the Condor is a legend does not skip a beat, next time I'm bringing my mountain bike

    Thank Jonathan J
    Reviewed 16 June 2017

    - Nice staff. They´re very helpful and warm. - Room and bath are clean. - Towels and soap in the lavatory. - Nice Kitchen. Place to do your BBQ. - Wi-fi only near the reception and bar. - Great Pizza in the bar. - Hike...More

    Thank renatokwok
    Response from FairiesMiki, General Manager at Away with the Fairies Backpackers HostelResponded 26 June 2017

    Thank you for this great and informative review! Please come visit us again if you are ever back in SA. Fairy Regards, Miki

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Laundry Service
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$22 - US$24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 14
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Hogsback
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    Traveller (114)
    Room & Suite (11)
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    Hotel & Grounds (94)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Inge M
    7 June 2017|
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    Response from Daniel C | Property representative |
    Hi Inge, I am afraid not. We have a big Boerboel who is pretty territorial, when I say pretty I mean she is very. Nothing is much less atmospheric than a dog fight. I'm really sorry. Yours Dan
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    Bailey M
    22 May 2017|
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    Response from FairiesMiki | Property representative |
    Good morning, thank you for your questions. The bath is practically next to our view point, which is right here on our front lawn. There are many moderate hikes and even a light walk to 39 Steps waterfall. Looking forward to... More
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    Powderbucket
    9 October 2014|
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    Response from Daniel C | Property representative |
    No problem at all. The bath with the incredible view is still going strong. You just need to let us know when you want to bath and we'll light the fire for you. We can organise mountain bike rental for you, also when... More
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