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    Pumbas Backpackers

    1232 Arcadia Street | Hatfield, Pretoria 0083, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent83%
    • Very good16%
    • Average1%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    Restaurant
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    Sheraton Pretoria Hotel
    513 reviews
    #12 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
    Holiday Inn Express Pretoria-Sunnypark
    152 reviews
    #24 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
    Morning Star Express Hotel
    588 reviews
    #1 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
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    109 reviews
    #26 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
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    1 - 5 of 62 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    What a wonderful hostel right in the heart of the capital. The staff are so accommodating. I immediately felt so welcome and they were able to help me with all my questions. The rooms are colorful, spacious and clean. There is a massive blue swimming...More

    1  Thank katievo96
    Response from Frank d, Owner at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 3 days ago

    Hiya Katiev! Thank you so much for your kind words and I'm really glad you enjoyed your time with us! Th puppies are growing up so fast it's crazy, but they are still super cute and totally love all the attention. Happy travelling Frank, Dani...More

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    Probably the best backpackers I have been to in my travels in southern Africa so far. The staff are very nice and helpful. The place is decorated tastefully and everything is in good shape. Perhaps it is a newer backpacker. Very nice inside bathroom. Smaller...More

    1  Thank Loxa1a1
    Response from Frank d, Owner at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Hiya Loxa! Thanks for the awesome feedback and I'm glad you enjoyed your stay with us! If you come back in a month our new mattress order will have arrived :-) We can't seem to win with those but I hope you managed to get...More

    Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

    Every staff here is super friendly and helpful. My best experience in South Africa. And after she made a small mistake on my booking, she immediately give a free upgrade to my room. The atmosphere here is very good as well. Recommend to a great...More

    Thank spritesun
    Response from Frank d, Owner at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    HI Spritesun! Thanks so much for the positive feedback! We really enjoyed having you with us and maybe we'll see you one day again in future. Enjoy the rest of your travels! Frank and the Pumbas Team

    Reviewed 10 August 2017

    To be honest, I wasn't going to stay in Pumbas and I was going to where I found out near the hostel. But I found this flag on the wall (my country's flag was painted on the wall and it was the first time I...More

    Thank Jeonggeol L
    Response from Frank d, Owner at Pumbas BackpackersResponded 4 weeks ago

    Hiya Jeonggeol! I'm glad you decided to stay with us and ended up having a great time! Maybe we'll even see you again when your travels bring you back to our part of the world! Happy travelling! Frank (the guy with the "Ask Louise" hoodie...More

    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
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    152 reviews
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    588 reviews
    #1 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
    Hotel 224
    109 reviews
    #26 of 73 hotels in Pretoria
     
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$21 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Gauteng >
    • Pretoria
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    Traveller (12)
    Room & Suite (16)
    Dining (4)
    Pool & Beach (3)
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    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Garden Cabins are too sweet"
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    "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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