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    Nothando Backpackers Lodge

    5 Wilder Street, Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
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    03/09/2017 04/09/2017
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    Room & Suite (7)
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    Overview
    • Excellent75%
    • Very good21%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible0%
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    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Laundry Service
    5.0 Star Hotel
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    The Plettenberg Hotel
    552 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    732 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Tsala Treetop Lodge
    538 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
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    80 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
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    11 - 15 of 155 reviews

    Reviewed 19 April 2017

    I had a memorable stay at Nothando Backpackers Lodge. The staff were incredibly helpful and friendly. Dinner was a typical South African braai and is highly recommended. Will most definitely be back, but for longer.

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    Reviewed 18 April 2017

    Excellent rating overall. Accommodation with outstanding qualities. We were absolute amazed with white linen at a backpackers lodge! Secure parking was also a blessing! Will definitely come back!! We also appreciated the fact that we could dry our wet hiking gear and clothes at the...More

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    Thank M4918RAdanielr
    Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

    We had a pleasant stay at Nothando. The check-in was good, the room spacious and clean and so was the bathroom. They have a bar with sat-TV. It's run by a super nice guy (thanks for showing Bayern Munich vs. Real Madrid!). Would book again!

    Thank Kalliniho78
    Reviewed 12 April 2017

    I arrived unexpectedly late but was still warmly greeted. Good suggestions for restaurants and activities were provided (even at that late hour). The room was clean, the bed comfy and facilities all worked well. I just couldn't find the light switch for the bathroom so...More

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    Thank doseofwanderlust
    Reviewed 11 April 2017

    nice, chilled place with very cool and helpful staff .... will come back again! Great and cheap breakfast! Located only a few minutes walk to the excellent beach front. Wifi also very fast and a nice garden to chill out....

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    The Plettenberg Hotel
    552 reviews
    #2 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    The Robberg Beach Lodge
    732 reviews
    #5 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
    Tsala Treetop Lodge
    538 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Harkerville
     
    Plett River Lodge
    80 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Plettenberg Bay
     
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 10 - USD 66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Plettenberg Bay
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    Traveller (15)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (3)
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    Room Tips
    "Room 3 is the best - on suite, roomy, nice double bed, away from bar/late night noise,"
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    "Splash out a little and get a room with an ensuite bathroom"
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    "Both the 8bed dorm and the private double were excellent - can't go wrong here."
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    "The shared room is very nice! The privetes even better!"
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