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Chameleon Backpackers Hostel

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5 7 Voight Street, Windhoek 9000 Namibia See on map
AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Pool
Non-Smoking Rooms
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
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Reviewed 5 May 2017

Affordable accommodation with good location near Independence Ave in Windhoek. Has interesting things like a quiz night on Fridays to mingle with other guests, and free walking tours. Feels secure with good security as well, and friendly staff. Overall satisfied with the stay

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Reviewed 27 April 2017 via mobile

I have stayed at Chameleon twice in the last couple of weeks, and I think it is one of the best hostels I have stayed in, and I have stayed in lots! Just a few of the things I like about it are: Spacious dorms...More

Thank Anna H
Response from Jackie B, Owner at Chameleon Backpackers HostelResponded 13 October 2017

Hi Anna, Thanks for the awesome review, we really appreciate the time you have taken to provide this feedback. Hope to see you back again one day happy travels Jackie

Reviewed 27 April 2017

High standard security. Near by the shopping mall. Has good atmosphere and can be relax at the public areas. Also can be fun for the night activities. Doesn't need to be worry if you are going to safaris. The person who come to pick you...More

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Thank Odyssey683894
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Thank you to all, especially Alex for giving us a wonderful experience at Chameleon Backpackers! We booked the Lovebird guest room - which is highly recommended to all couples. Friday night braai /quiz night is definetly recommended as well as joining in at the bar...More

Thank StormS10
Reviewed 16 April 2017

Chameleon is quite big with many guests. The rooms are nice, beds comfortable, bathrooms just fine. The grounds are very pleasant, plenty of little areas to hang out. They offer free breakfast and have a bar and dinner options as well. Staff is nice but...More

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Description
For Backpackers we offer dormitory beds. There is also a range of twin, double and triple rooms for those wishing for more privacy. Our Guesthouse has spacious rooms with en-suite bathrooms having off street More parking and a continental self serve breakfast included. Need safe long term accommodation while staying in Windhoek. We have 3 flats available for stays of more than 3 months. We have recently added air-conditioners to some of our standard and luxury en-suite rooms which is great during the hot summer months. Less
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Pool
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Airport Transportation
Breakfast Available
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Outdoor pool
Beachfront
Restaurant
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Room Service
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$ 15 - US$ 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Chameleon Backpackers Hotel Windhoek
Location
Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
18
Price range
US$ 15 - US$ 49 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Chameleon Backpackers Hotel Windhoek
Location
Namibia > Khomas Region > Windhoek
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Dining (2)
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redrose12K
6 July 2017|
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Response from Dave A | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have tours. I saw two 3 day tours and a week tour. Contact them for prices.
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Viktor S
9 August 2015|
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Response from Claire G | Property representative |
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."
wizard505
27 Feb 2018
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"Cheetah room with aircon is good; Rhino room also fine. Both rooms surprisingly quiet given you are in the..."
SavetheRhinoTrust
17 Jan 2018
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"The ground floor single rooms are excellent,"
RFJ51
6 Sep 2017
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"Book the elephant room if you want a private and quiet space!"
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1 Aug 2017
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