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    Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge

    Dumbleton Road, Wilderness, South Africa
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    27/08/2017 28/08/2017
    USD 39*
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    Room & Suite (7)
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    Overview
    • Excellent43%
    • Very good30%
    • Average11%
    • Poor7%
    • Terrible9%
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    “fairy knowe” (18 reviews)
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    The Wilderness Hotel
    666 reviews
    #2 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Cinnamon Boutique Guest House
    512 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Views Boutique Hotel & Spa
    341 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
    832 reviews
    #9 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
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    Reviewed 19 February 2017

    The place is in a verynice area in the garden route surrounded by vegetation and close to the lakes, even though it is not right next the to the village (we had a car). The bar is an interesting place where locals hang out and...More

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    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    I highly recommend staying at Fairy Knowe. Everyone working there was very friendly and as soon as I arrived I was invited on a walk that they had organised to a fascinating cave-turn-homeless shelter. The whole place has a really nice laid back vibe and...More

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    Reviewed 18 February 2017

    Pretty decent backpackers, I stayed in main house at the top. With private room and had to share bathroom which was reasonable enough. They have a nice bar/ slash entertainment area with pool tables and foosball... Some people really lose their heads paying that game...More

    Thank Ricardinio0
    Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

    Sure it's cheap but as the saying goes "you get what you pay for" The staff were really friendly and helpful but if you not accustomed to this setup it really grates on you how inconsiderate guests can be. Having shared a room with 5...More

    Thank Charlene B
    Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 25 January 2017

    Dear Charlene Thank you for your feedback. It is true, dorm life is really not for everyone. We do have private rooms as well as lovely en suites available should you choose to be a bit more private. I agree that many guests tend to...More

    Reviewed 20 January 2017

    Beautiful view,friendly people,comfortable and homely. We only stayed the one night but it had a nice atmosphere. Verandah has a magnificent view and we got to see the Guinea fowls with babies close up as well as a surprise visit from the Knysna Loerie. Rooms...More

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    The Wilderness Hotel
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    #2 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
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    512 reviews
    #1 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
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    341 reviews
    #3 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Knysna Quays
    832 reviews
    #9 of 30 hotels in Knysna
     
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    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
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    • Price range
    • USD 22 - USD 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Wilderness
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    Room & Suite (7)
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    Room Tips
    "Stay in a private room with ensuite - little thatched chalet huts"
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    "The en suite roops are great"
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    "Stay away!"
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    "Definitely upstairs in the old house."
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