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Robertson Backpackers

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  • Excellent60%
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  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our stay but felt like it was too expensive if you consider what you get. We have stayed in great self-catering units with no shared facilities for less. Compared to other backpackers the facilities were good but compared to self- catering units the...More

Thank EmsieConradie
Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Definitely call ahead and make a booking, the owners like to know when you’ll arrive so they can make you feel at home instantly. This place felt like staying at your aunt or uncles while in town. We had a couple of nights in the...More

Thank Jimmyjayistheway
Reviewed 25 December 2017 via mobile

Kevin and his team is awesome. Cool place, good vibes and happy people. One of the best I've been to this year and I visited about 30 backpackers. Beds are clean, toilets neat, braai area is sick and close to everything you need.

Thank Stefan P
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Never stayed at a backpackers before and was very impressed with the experience. Our en-suite room was spotless and very comfortable, perfect for our needs, the free wifi was very handy. Kitchen available for guests and breakfast can be ordered at a small extra cost....More

Thank sunseeker7177
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The room was decent for the price, basic amenities and enough space for us to hang out together. Kitchen was fully stocked and the lady who hosted us was reasonably welcoming. Unfortunately we had a bit of an incident with driving into the property with...More

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Response from KevinG1Cape, Owner at Robertson BackpackersResponded 9 December 2017

Drunken anti-social behavior that disrupts and disturbs our other guests is not acceptable and will not be tolerated at Robertson Backpackers, no matter what race or colour you are. To pull the race card when faced with eviction is disingenuous. Your behavior was an absolute...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Pool
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Laundry Service
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Bar/Lounge
Pool
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Price range
US$37 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$37 - US$39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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"Highly recommend the garden suites"
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"Garden view rooms with the en-suite bathroom for a bit more privacy."
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"Garden en-suite"
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"Outside rooms are more private than the main house."
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