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    Pumbas Backpackers

    1232 Arcadia Street | Hatfield, Pretoria 0083, South Africa
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    2017/08/06 2017/08/07
    Traveller (10)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (4)
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    Overview
    • Excellent82%
    • Very good17%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Bar/Lounge
    Restaurant
    Airport Transportation
    Room Service
    All hotel details
    Court Classique Suite Hotel
    240 reviews
    #7 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
    Coral Tree House
    64 reviews
    #35 of 360 B&Bs / Inns in Pretoria
     
    Ciara Lodge
    29 reviews
    #65 of 360 B&Bs / Inns in Pretoria
     
    Protea Hotel Pretoria Hatfield
    129 reviews
    #24 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
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    1 - 5 of 58 reviews

    Reviewed 21 May 2017

    I stayed at Pumbas on two occasions, the first time for 2 nights and the second time for 5 nights. The place is lovely, the staff is really friendly and they gave me great advice on things to do, other places to visit and places...More

    Thank SiniMi86
    Reviewed 7 May 2017

    I stayed in Pumbas for a couple of weeks and I had the best time there! All the staff is so friendly, welcoming and helpful and the hostel ist just super nice! It really felt like home there! The outdoor area with the pool and...More

    Thank Simone F
    Response from Craig_PumbasManager, Manager at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 9 May 2017

    Hi there Simone, Thank you for your kind review! We are so glad you enjoyed your stay, we loved having you and you are always welcome back here. The dogs definitely miss you very much too, we look forward to your return, and promise a...More

    Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

    This lodge is much cheaper than other lodges i had during my travel. I paid 170 rand per night and the breakfast is free. Other lodges are in average between 200-250 rand without breakfast! Next to that, this lodge is very nice decorated everywhere.More

    1  Thank yvangia
    Response from Craig_PumbasManager, Manager at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 27 February 2017

    Hi yvangia Thank you for your review of Pumbas! It is always great to hear the experiences from the guests that have stayed with us, We do pride ourselves in offering the best accommodation at the best rates and we are happy to know that...More

    Reviewed 3 January 2017

    Pumbas became my home during my 6 weeks stay in Pretoria. It was one of the best and most welcoming hostels I ever stayed at. I loved the garden and the pool, the staff was always friendly and helped me a lot with organizing tours...More

    Thank nadjapilz
    Response from Craig_PumbasManager, Manager at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 4 January 2017

    Nadja!! Thank you for your lovely review! We miss you ladies incredibly! You two were some of the best guests we've had the pleasure of hosting here at Pumbas! Thank you too for always being such awesome people every day of your long stay with...More

    Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

    Great space, great amenities...an overall great place to stay while in town...and beautiful pool! Craig was incredibly helpful with all our requests and questions during our stay and was also very helpful with helping us plan onwards travel (and even accommodation recommendations in other cities)...More

    Thank CallHomeSometimes
    Response from Craig_PumbasManager, Manager at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 4 January 2017

    Hi CallHomeSometimes! Thank you so much for your warm review! It was an absolute pleasure having you stay with us last year! I am glad I could be of service as much as possible and hopefully made your day trips a bit more easier and...More

    Court Classique Suite Hotel
    240 reviews
    #7 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
    Coral Tree House
    64 reviews
    #35 of 360 B&Bs / Inns in Pretoria
     
    Ciara Lodge
    29 reviews
    #65 of 360 B&Bs / Inns in Pretoria
     
    Protea Hotel Pretoria Hatfield
    129 reviews
    #24 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
    About
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$17 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Pretoria
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    Traveller (10)
    Room & Suite (15)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (2)
    Hotel & Grounds (18)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    2.85 km away
    Loftus Versfeld Stadium
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    2.01 km away
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    Room Tips
    "If you're looking for a bit more privacy choose to stay in one of the cabins."
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    "I had the noise of the gate opening and closing in the evening as well as quite a bit of light coming in."
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    "Take the "Birdcage" single room"
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    "there is no such thing as good room at Pumbas, all, and I mean ALL ROOMS are perfect."
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