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    Mombasa Backpackers

    # 69 Mwamba Drive | Behind Kenol petrol station on Mtwapa Rd., Mombasa 80100, Kenya
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    Overview
    • Excellent69%
    • Very good12%
    • Average4%
    • Poor5%
    • Terrible10%
    3 Oct 2015
    “friendly and peaceful place”
    31 Aug 2015
    “Not nice at all”
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    61 - 65 of 142 reviews

    Reviewed 8 September 2013

    I've visited many places, but Mombasa Backpackers made hit with me. In my opinion the main of the place hightlight is comfortable localization (close to supermarket and close to the beach). Friendly and professional staff know how to care about their guests and make them...More

    Thank Julita T
    Reviewed 7 September 2013

    Me and my friend went travelling through africa for 2 months. We stayed at the backpackers in the beginning of our trip for 5 days. We arrived there after a 10 hours bus trip from nairobi at around 11 pm. The kitchen was supposed to...More

    Thank Kirsten S
    Reviewed 7 September 2013

    We stumbled onto this place through a Lonely Planet recommendation, and we were not disappointed. The food was good, and the atmosphere was even better. The first night we arrived we were quick to make a lot of new friends. After a day of strolling...More

    Thank TexanRogerDale
    Reviewed 7 September 2013

    I have stayed in a lot of hostels in Europe and East Africa and have never had as bad an experience as I had here. I am surprised by the amount of positive reviews and actually wonder if they are genuine. The whole place feels...More

    Thank Kigali13
    Reviewed 5 September 2013

    We spent three months in Africa and stayed in many backpackers and this one was by far the dirtiest and most unkept of them all. The bathroom with the shower on the first floor is so dirty you'll want a shower after your shower. Some...More

    Thank Daryle D
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    • USD 6 - USD 25 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Kitchenette
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    • Coast Province >
    • Mombasa
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    Mandi W
    20 July 2015|
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    215MBP
    10 October 2014|
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    Response from 215MBP | Property representative |
    To all who stayed at Mombasa backpackers before its now under new management since july 2014 and we are working toward cleaning the bad name that was left behind and making it the best backpacker as it was from the start... More
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    "Don't stay in the outdoor dorm"
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    "i stayed inside the main building, where it was quite loud. I suspect twin rooms at the back would be quieter?"
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    "The Girls Dorm has an en suite bathroom and walk in cupboard where we stored all our bags, handy!"
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    "Make sure you get a room with a fan it gets hot at night. Also definitely use your mosquito net!"
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