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    Knysna Backpackers

    42 Queen Street, Knysna 6571, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent45%
    • Very good39%
    • Average7%
    • Poor4%
    • Terrible5%
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    “double room” (5 reviews)
    “baz bus” (4 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Jembjos Knysna Lodge & Backpackers
    193 reviews
    #12 of 104 Speciality lodging in Knysna
     
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    218 reviews
    #32 of 104 Speciality lodging in Knysna
     
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    #29 of 104 Speciality lodging in Knysna
     
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    11 - 15 of 76 reviews

    Reviewed 23 December 2016

    The backpacker was quiet and the facilities clean and fully equipped. The breakfast was with everything you can think of (cereals, bread, fresh fruit, etc.) friendly staff, which can give you good tips where to go. Only thing i missed was a good common room....More

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    Reviewed 13 December 2016

    The concept of being "at home" is as I think a full success. Very friendly people, very personal and relaxing atmosphere. Knysna is not very big though but there is still some activities to do (cycling to Knysna head e.g.). For Sushi lovers: on Mondays...More

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    Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

    I have a disability and depends on a guide dogs for independent. I made a request to stay at this backpacker but was refused because I have a guide dog. This is against the advise of the Guide Dogs of South Africa and against the...More

    Thank Deaftraver
    Response from KnysnaQueen, Owner at Knysna BackpackersResponded 3 January 2017

    I would like to comment on this defamatory remark from "deaftraveler" Firstly - we actually are great animal lovers !! You did not request a stay ...but BOOKED directly through booking.com where it clearly states that we do NOT allow pets! Had you e-mailed and...More

    Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

    We stayed here for two nights in the (girl) dorm room. One of the best rooms we have stayed in, very big and bright! Neil is one of the local hosts and is very helpful and nice. Breakfast was arranged perfectly and everything was very...More

    Thank Fleur W
    Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

    Stopped here on the baz bus and had a great welcome. It's relatively small, so not a 'party hostel' and is about a 5min walk from the main street and about a 15min walk from the waterfront. Staff are super helpful and good to offer...More

    Thank Josey T
    Jembjos Knysna Lodge & Backpackers
    193 reviews
    #12 of 104 Speciality lodging in Knysna
     
    Island Vibe Knysna
    218 reviews
    #32 of 104 Speciality lodging in Knysna
     
    Bluesky Backpacker & Lodge
    27 reviews
    #77 of 104 Speciality lodging in Knysna
     
    Elalini Backpackers
    32 reviews
    #29 of 104 Speciality lodging in Knysna
     
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    "Ask Neil! he knows everything"
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    "double room with on suit"
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    "I like the rooms on the side away from the street because many people walk by early in the morning on this..."
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    "The double at the back is quiet and private, with lovely window over the garden."
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