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    Wild Lubanzi Backpackers Lodge

    Zithulele Mission | Coffee Bay area, Lubanzi Village 5090, South Africa
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Traveller (32)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Overview

    • Excellent80%
    • Very good13%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
    2 weeks ago
    “Wild Coast with an extra WOW!!”
    10 Jan 2017
    “Lubanzi Feat Second stop - Barefoot over grass hills ”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I've stayed at this backpacker numerous times over the last few years and keep coming back. This place is something really special! It's the energy, the landscape, the locals, the owners, the vibes, the views... Just everthing. This year I had to go back to...More

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    Response from WildLubanzi, Owner at Wild Lubanzi Backpackers Lodge

    thank you for that glowing review :) we are indeed trying to keep up the Lubanzi spirit and "vibe" has always been important to us. the new Wild Lubanzi is more incorporated into the local community and personally we prefer the feel of the new...More

    Reviewed 10 January 2017 via mobile

    Lubanzi moved!!! Lubanzi ONE was absolutely great and Lubanzi NOW is going to be even greater! Watch this space... RE Lubanzi PRESENT: it is lovely! Yes it is technically a construction site, but so far so good. The staff is still amazing. The vibe is...More

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    Response from WildLubanzi, Owner at Wild Lubanzi Backpackers Lodge

    Thank you for the lovely review, we are glad you enjoyed your time at Wild Lubanzi again :) and we can't wait to have you back when the new backpackers is fully built up, it's going to be a blast! Keeping those melktart shots cold...More

    Reviewed 9 September 2016

    A quiet out of the way backpackers that you can't drive to unless your in a 4x4 (but the backpackers will pick you up from a point smaller cars can reach). To this day one of the most scenic spots I've ever been to. Not...More

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    Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

    We came here the end of July, with a gigantic storm approaching. The storm prevented us from any outdoor activities, but luckily we had a sea view room, so we could still enjoy the nature without getting dripping wet. This place was hard to find...More

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    Response from WildLubanzi, Owner at Wild Lubanzi Backpackers Lodge

    We are glad you enjoyed your stay with us, despite the horrendous weather! The funky atmosphere you experienced was mostly due to the weather: it put an abrupt halt to our building efforts and so all the volunteers, who had been working hard day after...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

    This hostel really is set in a stunning location although it is very remote! Only access by 4x4... Useful shuttle collects from local area. The secure parking is not quite what I would call secure...it's located around the back of someone's house! Difficult to find...More

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    Response from WildLubanzi, Owner at Wild Lubanzi Backpackers Lodge

    I hope our website reflects our place accurately - other than that I'm afraid I can't fix the complaint of "not what we expected". The secure parking is perfectly secure in terms of this area: yes, it is just a friends backyard. But this man...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast Available
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
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    • Price range
    • US$ 22 - US$ 27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 3
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    Traveller (32)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Dining (1)
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    Room Tips
    "Just relax and enjoy the location and the experience!"
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    "All rooms have a great view."
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    "All the rooms are great but my favorite is the turtle room! It has great views, morning sun and a beautiful..."
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    "I only slept in the dorm which is spacious and quite. If you take the bed next to the window (which I had..."
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