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    Mokolodi Backpackers

    Plot 86 | Mokolodi II, Gaborone 0000, Botswana
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    Room & Suite (5)
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    • Excellent68%
    • Very good27%
    • Average4%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible1%
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    “nature reserve” (13 reviews)
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    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Multilingual Staff
    Pets Allowed
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    1 - 5 of 73 reviews

    Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

    From the moment we contacted Mokoladi, this business went above and beyond to accommodate us. We were picked up from the airport by their friendly driver, then upon arrival, surprised as to how pretty and peaceful the Backpackers is! Its beautifully kept gardens, and the...More

    Thank Imi D
    Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

    Mokolodi is a classic backpackers place close to a game reserve. Staff is super friendly. We camped here and were surprised by all the different animals that we were able to spot. Just a couple of meters away from our tent we saw several big...More

    Thank Ludovici7
    Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

    I have stayed at a lot of backpackers in my day - Mokolodi is right up there with the best of them. The meticulous attention to detail, wonderful decor, super friendly staff and backpacker pets made an excellent stay. They have a number of different...More

    Thank DLsouthafrica
    Reviewed 20 July 2017

    I was recently looking for some more reasonably priced accommodation in Botswana so I arranged to camp at Mokolodi's. At first I was concerned because it is a bit far from town, but it's location is perfect if you want to visit Mokolodi Reserve (where...More

    1  Thank Jenna S
    Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

    Traveling across southern Africa, Gaborone was only meant to be a stop on my path. Now I can't leave! This hostel is in a quiet spot thriving with nature; walking in, you'll be greeted by a peacock, dog, pig, doves, cats, and many lovely animals....More

    1  Thank MikeAndHisBackpack
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    • Free Parking
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    • Free Parking
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Price range
    • US$11 - US$33 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • Botswana >
    • South-East District >
    • Gaborone
    • Also Known As
    • Mokolodi Backpackers Hotel Gaborone
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    Traveller (51)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (43)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Bathroom (1)
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    A G
    10 March 2015|
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    Response from Hendrik W | Property representative |
    Hi, Hendrik here, owner of Mokolodi Backpackers. It would be great to have you and your wife with us. I will advise on what to do when you are here. We have the Mokolodi Nature reserve close by and there is a museum in town... More
    Room Tips
    "All good, cabins don't have air conditioning."
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    "if you want your own facilties specify as most are more basic"
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    "Be flexible and don't rush anything."
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    "I had a single room which is in the same building as the owners flat thus making it a bit noisy at times."
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