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Monkey Bay Backpackers

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“tree house”(12 reviews)
“funky decor”(5 reviews)
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Kitchenette
3.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewstree househome away from homefunky decorgreat vibedorm roomawesome placeopen air showerthanks mikewalking distance from everythingcool spotsurf lessonsbanana treescamping spotssouthern africafun experiencenooks and cranniesfeel right at home
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a good time. Friendly staff and amazing location. Beach is walking distance. Retaurants everywhere. Ballitos best bars and pubs are just 1km away. Small street markets and a huge shopping centre up the road. Definite must for any travellor or adventure seakers

Thank Rhet E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spend one night at the Monkey Bay Backpackers. The place well located, just a few min walk from the beach. The staff is very friendly and due to the common areas you'll be in touch with fellow travelers in no-time.

Thank Laurens S
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Everything at monkey bay Backpackers was amazing! It was my first time in Southern Africa as I'm from Germany and I have to say the service was exceptional. thank you monkey bay for making my stay in ballito memorable, can't wait to come back next...More

Thank millakaralis
Reviewed 2 November 2017

Monkey bay is like a home away from home. Situated in the serene location and just a stone throw away from the beach, with cool decor and the oh so cool tree house, awesome staff and the lovely host Mike, they all make every stay...More

Thank Africayatra
Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 11 November 2017

Thanks for the review. Looking forward in meeting your group again soon Mike and the Monkey Bay team

Reviewed 23 October 2017

Monkey Bay is a really well run backpackers. Welcoming, clean, funky and a fantastic location. They run a great place and I recommend it to anyone wanting to stay up the KZN North Coast. Thanks for the awesome stay guys!

Thank Patrick M
Response from monkey2319716, Owner at Monkey Bay BackpackersResponded 11 November 2017

Hey there Pat Thanks for taking time out to review or Spot. Its always good t0 have backpacker legends at Monkey Bay and will always have a spot for you and your staff. Kind Regards The Monkey Bay TEam

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Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free Internet
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Shuttle Bus Service
Free Parking
Multilingual Staff
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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Refrigerator in room
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Traveller (73)
Pool & Beach (6)
Room & Suite (5)
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tardi t
13 December 2016|
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Response from monkey2319716 | Property representative |
maybe you got the wrong backpackers as our website is super responsive and on all links. Have a good day and if you have any further questions please do not hesitate to ask
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tardi t
12 December 2016|
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Response from MonkeyBayBackpackers | Property representative |
please contact our webpage for all rates and queries. Regards the monkey bay team
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"Family room sleeps four, dorms rooms available as well as camping and tented accommodation"
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"Choose a campsite in a darker area if nightlights bother you."
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"Pitching a tent at the top must be awesome. Definately want to try that next time. (The spots alocated are..."
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