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Chameleon Backpackers Hostel

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Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed in this Hostel at the start and end of the trip on B&B terms. I think it's part of the Chamelion Holiday Company. It's a friendly Hostel; you wash up the plates you use and cook your own food in the communal kitchen. Small...More

Thank John H
Reviewed 19 October 2016

It is a very popular backpacker in windhoek, so in high season they might be fully booked if you just show up without reservation. But they have an outdoor bunk bed and 2 set tents that they don't take reservations for, so you could be...More

Thank obi81
Reviewed 7 October 2016

This is most popular backpackers in Windhoek. Definitely book far in advance or you will be disappointed. The staff is very helpful. They have built-tents available that cost the same as a dorm bed; but they are first come, first served. I was lucky to...More

Thank Loxa1a1
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

Lacking the scenery of a coastal, desert or mountain backpackers, Chameleon is about as good as it gets in a city. Friendly staff, convivial atmosphere and comfortable rooms; you won't go wrong here. Plenty of deck chairs around the pool and next to the bar...More

Thank Garth S
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Chameleon is one of the best backpackers in the city of Windhoek , friendly staff and the lovely environment. I mostly enjoy the braai they have every Friday and the quiz night which brings the guest close.

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Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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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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