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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 8 December 2015

Lovely spacious accommodation with good beds. Kevin and Lynda are warm welcoming hosts who bend over backwards to help you in any way they can. Their backpackers is well looked after and it is a pleasure to stay there. It is centrally situated and there is a lot to do around the area.

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Cape Maclear, Malawi
Reviewed 16 September 2015

I only stayed for the night but Kevin and Lynda made me feel at home. Their company during the evening at the indoor fireplace was superb. The backpackers was immaculate, a very pretty house with loads of space and the single that I stayed in was lovely. For sure will visit next time I pass through the wine route of...

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KevinG1Cape, Owner at Robertson Backpackers, responded to this review

Dear Malambecamp. Thank you for your wonderful review it is always great to hear such positive feedback. We enjoyed your company & are pleased to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope you enjoy the rest of your trip in South Africa & the next time you are in Robertson, we would be pleased to host you once...

Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

We stayed there for one night. Really good place to stay. Clean.People friendly. Good advise for the restaurant. Really good for value. Secure place. Good wifi. A place to park.we went on winter time so not really busy, maybe it s best to book in advance. No reason why you won t enjoy...

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Plettenberg Bay, South Africa
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We got stuck at a garage in the main road when our car broke down! The friendly staff at the garage recommended we call the Backpackers as it was already 9pm. As there is no cab service in town, Kevin offered to come fetch us from the garage. We were treated to comfy beds, warm hospitality and amazing kindness! Thank...

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Sao Paulo, SP
Reviewed 11 June 2015

Lovely place! Very good! I strongly recommend this place to stay. I was there with a group of friends, some of them from other countries such as England, Australia and Brazil. If I go to Robertson again, this is the place I will stay.

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Cape Town, South Africa
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Kevin & Lynda have put up the entire Unogwaja team for the past 4 years as we make our way on bikes from Cape Town to Pietermaritzburg. Our overnight stay at Robertson Backpackers is our first night on the road and has become a truly memorable one with the whole team spending the evening together outside in their beautiful setting...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 May 2015

We spent a fabulous weekend with Lynda and Kevin at their backpackers retreat. We booked out the whole venue for friends and family and we had a love T time around the 'Bushman TV' each evening, drinking wine and laughing and chatting. My husband and I stayed in the on suite cottages - spacious and comfortable and charming. The rest...

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Reviewed 21 March 2015 via mobile

Came here to camp, since we rented camping equipment. Its nice to on one hand camp in the grassy backyard, and on the other be able to easily make use of all the facilities they offer to the guests of the rooms as well.. really beautiful garden, complete kitchen, nice amenities such as very cheap shisha and the owners are...

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Brooklyn, New York
Reviewed 11 March 2015

The fact that the word backpacker is in the title of this place almost doesn't do it justice to how good it actually is. Booked a private room here with my girlfriend just to check out the wineries for an afternoon and had a splendid time. The staff on hand there were so gracious in taking care of us and...

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Reviewed 1 March 2015 via mobile

Me and friends stayed here for a wedding outside of Robertson and had an absolute blast. Marco and Sue run the place and are the friendliest people ever! Marco picked us up from the wedding at 1am and did it with a smile! Rooms are very clean and the honesty bar is a massive plus stacked with everything needed. Very...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Pool
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  • Pool
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a quite country backpackers situated in the town of Robertson.Our accommodation ranges from large dormitory and double rooms to luxury en-suite garden rooms. We have 3 communal lounges and a wonderful garden to enjoy so there is always a place to find a quite spot, so it never seems crowded. The kitchen is well equipped and meals may be ordered on request.We also offer River Rafting and Wine Tours which must be booked in advance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Robertson Backpackers

Address: 4 Dordrecht Avenue | on Route 62, Robertson 6705, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Western Cape > Robertson
Number of rooms: 5
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“Garden view rooms with the en-suite bathroom for a bit more privacy.”
 of 5 bubbles NtashaE, 12 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Garden en-suite”
 of 5 bubbles L8731BApierrem, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Outside rooms are more private than the main house.”
 of 5 bubbles kieran991, 10 Dec 2015 | Read review
“en suite room.”
 of 5 bubbles charlietug, 7 Dec 2015 | Read review
“All rooms are fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles malambecamp, 16 Sep 2015 | Read review
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