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    Riverlodge Backpackers

    Oude Molen Eco Village | Alexandra Road, Pinelands 8000, South Africa
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
    Traveller (22)
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    Overview
    • Excellent33%
    • Very good36%
    • Average12%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible16%
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    “train station” (20 reviews)
    “eco village” (7 reviews)
    “other guests” (6 reviews)
    Free Parking
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    Breakfast included
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    3 Sep.4 Sep.
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Basic 22 Bed Mixed Dorm
      USD 21
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    • Basic 8 Bed Mixed Dorm
      USD 23
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    • Standard 8 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite
      USD 23
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    • Basic 16 Bed Male Dorm
      USD 24
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    • Basic 4 Bed Mixed Dorm
      USD 24
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    • Standard 14 Bed Mixed Dorm Ensuite
      USD 26
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    • Standard Twin Private Shared Bathroom
      USD 30
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    • Standard Double Bed Private Shared Bathroom
      USD 35
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    • Standard Double Bed Private Ensuite
      USD 43
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    • Standard 4 Bed Private Shared Bathroom
      USD 97
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    1 - 5 of 108 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Enjoyed my stay very much, fantastic facility and staff. Excellent central location close to trains and some buses, Uber very convenient. Dormitory very good, especially the upstairs facility. Recommend to all.More

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    Thank clint692014
    Response from RiverlodgeBackpacker, Manager at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Good day Clint Thank you for taking the time to leave us your review, your feedback is appreciated. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed your stay and that you had a positive experience at our backpackers. It pleases us to know that...More

    Reviewed 4 July 2017

    We had a good stay, thank you! Very friendly and polite staff, clean crisp bedding and very clean showers. Loved the braai area, quiet and safe accommodation, easy to find and get back onto the road again. Downside .. a LOT of mosquitoes, pack insect...More

    Thank R1683L
    Reviewed 30 May 2017

    It was an awesome stay and considering the fact that it's a self catering accommodation, it was awesome and the cleanliness was well maintained. It also has great amenities for even a night hangout with great space for camping trip. Generally, I enjoyed my stay...More

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    Thank IzuchukwuEya
    Response from Petrus W, Social Media Marketer at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 1 June 2017

    Good day :) Thank you for taking the time to leave us your valued review. So wonderful to hear that you were happy with your stay at Riverlodge Backpackers. We would love to see you again in the near future. Warmest regards Riverlodge Backpackers

    Reviewed 8 May 2017

    Full of facilities and staffs are nice, good location, only 3 mins walk from pinelands train station (even though trains are always delayed). Quite far from city center but near airport. Also it's a stop of bazzbus Services. Safe and clean

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    Response from Petrus W, Social Media Marketer at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 23 May 2017

    Thank you for your valued review! :) It's great to hear that you were pleased with our services. We hope to host you again in the near future and hopefully next time the trains will have resolved their issues! Warm regards Riverlodge Backpackers

    Reviewed 5 May 2017

    Too many moskitos, just south african plugsn Area looks dangerous especially train connection. Around no pubs, no restaurants, no grocery stores. Just nothing in the middle of nowhere. Use just as a emergency sleeping opportunity.More

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    Thank russguy918
    Response from Petrus W, Social Media Marketer at Riverlodge BackpackersResponded 23 May 2017

    Hi russguy918 Thank you for taking the time to review Riverlodge Backpackers. We're sorry to hear that you did not have a great time with us. Did you inquire at our desk about nearby restaurants/shops etc.? If so, you would have discovered that there were...More

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    • Free Parking
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    • Airport Transportation
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    • USD 21 - USD 32 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • 17
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    • Location
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    • Western Cape >
    • Cape Town >
    • Pinelands
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    Traveller (22)
    Room & Suite (5)
    Hotel & Grounds (26)
    Bathroom (2)
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    Questions & Answers
    lily p
    14 October 2016|
    AnswerShow all 2 answers
    Response from Petrus W | Property representative |
    Greetings Lily, Thank you for your inquiry, we are a self catering accommodation and we have private rooms and dorm rooms with shared bathrooms. Private twin rooms for R340.00 a night 4 Bed dorm for R140.00... More
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    "Windy house is nicer, private and quitter,"
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    "thorough cleaning, there were even spider web on the walls. also please put a door mat on the rooms, those..."
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    "Rooms on the inside are of the place are quieter."
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    "Get a room near the awesome shower! 20 mins on the train and you're in Cape Town. R7 one way. Train..."
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