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Chameleon Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed 5 days ago

We only stayed at Chameleon Backpackers for one night, before we joined a tour into the desert. We arrived in the afternoon and were shown to our room which was nicely decorated and clean. As there aren't many restaurants nearby we went to the bar...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

Chameleon is a very cozy place with a good shower and a good bed, which are very important things after a long travelling day. And to top it off the staff was very helpful allowing us to store some items until our next stay, and...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed for 4 nights in a dormitory. They have a tour desk and it was easy for me to go around. The price was reasonable with breakfast. The staff was helpful. I would recommend you stay at this hostel.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Without willing to do so, I had the chance to visit three backpacker accomodations in windhWin during my trip. Chameleon was by far the best, though a bit more expensive. But the friendly stuff, clean rooms and clean kitchen, mostly quite and calm atmosphere and...More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018

I always stay at Chameleon when passing through Windhoek, and think it is a real gem. They offer different kinds of rooms, including rooms with private bathroom, at very decent prices. The rooms are clean and comfortable. Breakfast was included in my reservation, and it...More

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Free Parking
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Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
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redrose12K
6 July 2017|
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Response from onelastwish | Reviewed this property |
I bought at their travel agency 2 day trips in Windhoek. Whole day to Naankuse - 1800 NAD including a wonderful lunch (feed carnivores in the morning and meet the San people in the afternoon). Then afternoon trip to Katutura... More
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Viktor S
9 August 2015|
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Hi Viktor, Namibia is traditionally a tough country to travel independently if you are used to relying on public transport and budget accommodation however with 4 weeks you could probably get around to some of the sights if... More
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"There're aunts in my bed and they bit me."
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"Cheetah room with aircon is good; Rhino room also fine. Both rooms surprisingly quiet given you are in the..."
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"The ground floor single rooms are excellent,"
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"Book the elephant room if you want a private and quiet space!"
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