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Blue Skies Backpackers

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Reviewed 4 days ago

The Dorm is much more interesting than the name would suggest. Comfortable bunk beds are provided, with storage space and ample space between bunks in the event that you have a larger group. The entire property is hand-decorated with curiosities and photographs of adventure. Sean...More

Thank Casey B
Response from BlueSkiesBackpackers, Public Relations Manager at Blue Skies BackpackersResponded 2 days ago

Ha...cheers Casey...was my pleasure having U stay over, full of interesting uplifting conversation...and very very nice having people to stay that go out of their way to help out some less fortunate - thats 10 points in my book Bru... Keep best and Your positive...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was here for one night, travelling around South Africa. This experience was simply amazing. One of the coolest backpackers I have ever been. The place is so good! Sean welcome me with a tipical BRAAI (BBQ), cooking for me e yummy and tipical food!...More

Thank Dimitri G
Response from BlueSkiesBackpackers, Public Relations Manager at Blue Skies BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

hey my friend, was cool to enjoy some Italian stories around the fire...treat U to some South African deliciousness...sharing some cool stories of our awesome life enjoyments...cool meeting cool people, travel wise n happy Bru:)

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Earlier this week I had a 3 night stopover in Grahamstown arriving on Mzansi Bus. Blue Skies was the perfect place for a rest. It's aptly named blue skies because that's what there is for far as the eye can see. It's fun to watch...More

Thank travelingteacher2001
Response from BlueSkiesBackpackers, Owner at Blue Skies BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

Aaaah Elizabeth thank U for visiting me...U are The Mother of all, an open minded Angel...i am honoured to have hosted U:) Thank U and i hope we meet again... Love the rest of Your hard earned travel and keep that Lovely self safe n...More

Reviewed 11 January 2018

Blue Skies Backpackers is a place of its own oozing with character and charm with its peaceful atmosphere and interesting details for the curious eye both indoor and out. Hanging out all night in the garden lounge with the calming view of outstretched dry grassy...More

Thank Lise S
Response from BlueSkiesBackpackers, Guest Relations Manager at Blue Skies BackpackersResponded 12 January 2018

Wowww , thank U Lise!!! was so nice to meet and have U and Henk over...just again makes me think of how exceptionally spoiled i am in Life, having the nicest of people visiting me, keeping me up to date with whats happening in the...More

Reviewed 9 January 2018

In December I toured from Gauteng to Cape Town by bicycle, after a hard day of riding from Hogsback I arrived at Blue Skies tired and with my sense of humour taking a bit of strain, Sean immediately made me feel welcome and was immensely...More

Thank IRPeterkin
Response from BlueSkiesBackpackers, Owner at Blue Skies BackpackersResponded 11 January 2018

Wowww U made it...although U were already about half way when U got here:) Congratulations that's an incredible accomplishment...seriously tough...Thanx for the lakker review and i look forward to the next visit :) maybe bring a car next time, :) Until next time rest a...More

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"I slept in the dorm and had no chance to see the other rooms."
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"Next to airfield for parachute enthusiasts"
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"Just take all!"
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"Backpackers so choices are double Private rooms or individuals can stay in dorms"
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