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    Coffee Shack Backpackers

    On the Beach | Bomvu River Mouth, Coffee Bay 5082, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “surf lessons” (37 reviews)
    “coffee shack” (144 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
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    1 - 5 of 274 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    We stayed one night, arrived on a Sunday evening after a long drive from Knysna. We wished we could stay longer and swear to go back to spend a week at least exploring the area and enjoying the amazing hospitality of Coffee Shack. Loved our...More

    Thank MerryElizabeth
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Howzit Elizabeth Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, we really appreciate everyone’s feedback and positive encouragement. Great to hear that you enjoyed our hospitality and had an amazing stay at Coffee Shack. As I mentioned to Sharon previously, we...More

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Stayed here for 1 night and I loved it! The backyard area is amazing, nice vibe. The food that was served as dinner was wonderful! Small bar with a pool table which is nice. The rooms were big and the showers and toilets were very...More

    Thank Sharon v
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Howzit Sharon Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, we really appreciate everyone’s feedback and positive encouragement. Great to hear that you loved your stay at Coffee Shack, we really hope that next time you can stay a little longer....More

    Reviewed 17 August 2017

    Can you get any better?! This is home away from home, just better, and you immediately feel an unmistaken vibe that roots you to the place and doesn’t want to let go. My second visit for the year and third visit overall. I love the...More

    1  Thank Gruntable
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Howzit Yolandi Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, we really appreciate everyone’s feedback and positive encouragement. Great to hear that you had another amazing stay at Coffee Shack, and to see the progress you are making with your surfing....More

    Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

    This hostel is a suggested Baz Bus stop and it's sure worth a stop. We stayed here for two nights but wished we had stayed longer! The hostel is funky and runs activities every day with some in the evening too as well as surf...More

    1  Thank Hollie D
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 1 week ago

    Howzit Hollie Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, we really appreciate everyone’s feedback and positive encouragement. Great to hear that you had an amazing time at Coffee Shack, thank you for highlighting our comfy mattresses and clean bathrooms, we...More

    Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

    The coffee shack has wonderful food, great staff, loads of fun activities, organized prepared and on time :) I really loved every second!I did the hole in the wall tour,a few surfing lessons, drum lessons, some yoga... the days were full of fun and night...More

    Thank arikvebentz
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 22 July 2017

    Howzit Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, we really appreciate everyone’s feedback and positive encouragement. Sounds like you had an awesome time in “paradise”, thanks for letting others know of all the different activities and things you can do...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 23 - US$ 26 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Coffee Bay
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    Traveller (117)
    Pool & Beach (18)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (89)
    Family and Play Areas (3)
    Business Centre & Event Rooms (1)
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    Amanda M
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from David M | Property representative |
    Howzit Amanda, I hope that you are well? Great to hear that you will be coming to stay with us at Coffee Shack. To be honest it is pretty hard to give you a direct yes/no answer to some of your questions, because obviously... More
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    16 September 2014|
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    Response from Thys16 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there! The road isn't a regular one, but its pretty reasonable. Perhaps the final kilometer could be slightly tough but doable. They have wifi so you're set for Skype, don't expect the best connection tough, one should... More
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    "Staying in a rondavel adds to the experience."
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    "Accomodation on the Beach side is quieter than the main side but it is a short walk away from the main area."
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    "Kings house, the view is magnificent"
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