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    Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

    169 Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    1 - 5 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 3 days ago

    I booked into Tekweni, which would just been a week's stay, and I ended up stay near to a month. The vibe is incredible, the staff and the people Tekweni attracts are all amazing. I honestly enjoyed every minute spent there. It honestly started feeling...More

    Thank Heinrich V
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    Enjoyed my stay.  Staff very friendly and try to assist with all manner of requests.  Bathrooms were clean and the hostel is located very close to the city night life.  The internet is a bit slow but that is typical of South Africa.  Very inexpensive...More

    Thank gabbydemota
    Reviewed 11 July 2017

    Tekweni is perfect for those that likes party kind of atmosphere. The staff is friendly and helpful, during our stay there were cool guests like us, so we got along. The location is great but the cleanliness could be better.

    Thank Ndafapawa H
    Reviewed 1 July 2017

    We were two in a dorm room for 2 nights. I can honestly say tekweni backpackers is the worst backpackers i've been in in SA : incredibly noisy all night, showers and kitchen dirty. There were people from the outside coming in and out the...More

    Thank Chloé B
    Reviewed 11 June 2017

    I stayed here the weekend the Comrades Race was going on, so I guess the hostel was fuller than usual, but still... music and yelling was never-ending into the morning... The hostel is not very clean (not the cleaning staff's fault, it's kind of run...More

    Thank Bakoyma
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    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Free Internet
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    • Price range
    • USD 22 - USD 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 18
    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • KwaZulu-Natal >
    • Durban
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    Room Tips
    "Room Number 15 is extremely small"
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    "Ask for beds in the room on the ground floor to the right as you enter for slightly better beds."
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    "For a bit more privacy, ask for the flats next to the main building. More like a proper rented apartment..."
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    "Quieter rooms are to the front of the house"
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