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Skeleton Beach backpackers

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“stayed here”(15 reviews)
“beautiful walk”(3 reviews)
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All reviewsstayed herecommunal areas arebeautiful walkminute walk to townbasic breakfastfree breakfastdorm roomdecent wifibeds were very comfortableown bathroombook activitiesliving desert tourclose to shopsother guestsstayed longerthe location is perfectthree nights
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Skeleton Beach backpackers is very close to the centre of the city and even closer to the beach. They have a kitchen which is always available for guests to use and a cosy common area with TV and dining table. Breakfast is served each morning....More

Thank StayedInSWK
Reviewed 2 days ago

We were booked for two nights and left after one. The place has good potential with nice rooms and communal spaces, but the staff made us feel very uncomfortable and unwelcome. The reception staff were sleeping on the grass whilst on shift and would complain...More

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Thank Nicky M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Place is easy to reach, close to the ocean, a superb restaurant is nearby, facility has a large secured parking space and a nice garden... the staff could be described as friendly. Well, the rest is not so cool... the breakfast was nothing to write...More

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Thank Janaman2018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We liked it. Our twin room was cozy and clean. We loved to use the kitchen and the garden. The staff was very helpful. They could give us some advice for the city and many trips around like Sky Diving and a Quad tour.

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Thank yguney442997
Reviewed 8 April 2018

Skeleton Beach Backpackers is my home in Swakop. I spend many times there. Rooms are clean, service team is kind, open and helpful and the location is pretty good, very close to the beach and the city center. The kitchen and living room are cozy...More

Thank Jessica P
Response from Erika V, Owner at Skeleton Beach backpackersResponded 9 April 2018

Thanks a for taking time to review us. It is always so good to have our guests keep coming back! this is the best part of what we do is have people keep coming back and hearing all their stories of what they have been...More

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Top amenities
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Bar/Lounge
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US$ 13 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$ 13 - US$ 39 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Non-Smoking Rooms
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tsholo2017
23 March 2017|
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Response from Erika V | Property representative |
Hi we are about 200m from the sea. The different activities include sandboarding, quad biking, skydiving, dolphin boat trips, kayaking and more. Rgds Erika
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"Room 2 is a 4-bed dorm"
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"I was camping so anywhere in the garden was a good spot."
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"I think all the rooms are great for the price!"
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"Rooms closest to lounge are really convenient."
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