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Mossel Bay Backpackers

1 Marsh Street, Mossel Bay 6506 South Africa
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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Suites
Bar/Lounge
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed yesterday

Spot on location, handy for BazBus, close to the harbour & rolling centre streets of Mossel Bay, with its quirky cafes & bric-a-brac shops. 10 mins down the other way are sea'n'surfwatching perches at The Point & Cape St Blaize, with a couple of good...More

Date of stay: August 2018
Thank sadeeyor
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed staying here a lot, eventhough I was practically all alone and it wasn't what I had expected. I'm sure the place will get really cozy when it's full, and with the beautiful patio, cool bar and nice pool - Mossel Bay Backpackers will...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank thomasdleeuw
Response from Riaanjordaan, Public Relations Manager at Mossel Bay BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Hi Thomasdleeuw Thank you for your review - we hope to welcome you back in season again for the party!

Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

We took the private room with the jacuzzi which was nice but the room is facing the street so it's noisy. It was also pretty cold in the room but they didn't give any heating and not even a proper blanket. Instead they gave us...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Adik6767
Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

I normally don’t give bad reviews. But I think this time it should be said. We came in at 9:30 (it says breakfast is served till 9:30) to breakfast and they wouldn’t let us eat, even through the we’re people still sitting in. In addition...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank shaharn
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

I have been here the 5 and 6 september. It is low season in SA now so it is awesome to be almost in my own. The lodge is quite, super clean, rooms are big and staff is very helful and friendly. So worried about...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank Piks M
Response from Riaanjordaan, Public Relations Manager at Mossel Bay BackpackersResponded 4 October 2018

Hi Piks! Thank you for your review! Off-season is the best and we are glad you also enjoyed the quiet!

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Aaah, The Bay of Diamonds. So called for the sea that shines night and day, this bay is so scenic you won't be able to close your eyes at night. But if you do, come try our vibrantly upgraded backpackers! Run by More two brothers raised in this very backpackers, we know what it’s about, whether sea salt, tequila or an adrenaline shot, you'll get your fix here.Mossel Bay Backpackers proudly offers the best of a 3rd World country:Situated next to one of SA’s most consistent surf spots, so GET WET!Cooking with a view! We have stylin’ Sea view self service kitchen,In-house restaurant serving home cooking or traditional meals and braais from our fancy Chef, come hungry and settle in around the fire with local live musicians.So your mother is gravely worried about her Precious Flower in wild Africa, well keep in touch via FREE wifi and PC facilities. Loads of advice on everything from surf tides to girl hides.Pool table, foosball and fully functional sleepers bar, like uh.. Fully bru.Ensuite doubles overlooking the swimming pool.Please book in advance, so we can organise you nice weather! Much love.. Management x Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Airport Transportation
Business Centre with Internet Access
Casino and Gambling
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Restaurant
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$61 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
65
Price range
US$61 - US$128 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
South Africa > Western Cape > Mossel Bay
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Traveller (105)
Room & Suite (18)
Pool & Beach (17)
Dining (5)
Family and Play Areas (1)
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Room Tips
"We had a double room with our own bathroom on the ground floor but I would assume all the rooms are really..."
dorothym849
23 Mar 2017
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"Get an ensuite, the towels were nice for a hostel"
amycD7797QP
08 Nov 2016
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"Request a room overlooking the pool, these looked great."
Kaydashleigh
04 Jan 2016
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"Room 7 - spacious, jacuzzi bath with french doors opening on to garden and pool area."
936happycamper
25 Nov 2015
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