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Chameleon Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed 17 November 2008

I really enjoyed staying at Chameleon after the desert trip they organised. We had a large room, with two single beds and a large bathroom. It was all very convenient, with nice African design. The hostel is located quite close to the center of Windhoek,...More

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Reviewed 4 November 2008

I am doing an internship in Windhoek, and have been staying at Chameleon for a while now. Not to be too cliche, but it really has been a home away from home for me. This is by far the best backpackers in Windhoek, and I...More

Thank happylittlecamper
Reviewed 28 April 2008

Accommodation – we stayed in one of the guestrooms, which was beautifully decorated with African art, had a spacious bathroom, a comfy sofa, a safe for valuables & a large bed (which was let down slightly by the uncomfortable pillows). Unfortunately our delight at our...More

Thank Dekoven
Reviewed 22 May 2007

I stayed at this place for three nights and had a private room,very comfortable and reasonably priced. Breakfast was provided as part of the room cost but would liked to see cereal on the menu. Would be great if a better toaster was available .The...More

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Reviewed 18 December 2006

This is one of the best backpackers I've ever stayed in. Nice people, great atmosphere and cute dogs :-) Clean rooms and good service. I stayed there for almost two weeks and if I ever go back to Windhoek, I'll defenitely stay at Chameleon again!!...More

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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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