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    Sugarshack Backpackers

    Esplanade Rd,, East London 5201, South Africa
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    May 7
    May 8
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Overview

    • Excellent16%
    • Very good33%
    • Average25%
    • Poor16%
    • Terrible8%
    3 weeks ago
    “Very cheap and literally on the beach”
    22 Dec 2016
    “Nice hostel, town and beach no beauty”
    Premier Hotel EL ICC
    515 reviews
    #3 of 13 hotels in East London
     
    Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers
    354 reviews
    #1 of 1 Speciality lodging in Chintsa
     
    Premier Hotel Regent
    171 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in East London
     
    The Hampton
    136 reviews
    #2 of 138 B&Bs / Inns in East London
     
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    1 - 5 of 24 reviews

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    You can't beach Sugarshack's location or prices. Those two alone make it worth it for most budget travelers. The toilets and showers were very nice and clean. However, the communal kitchen was absolutely filthy, and the staff seemed to spend most of their time in...More

    Thank Julie A
    Reviewed 22 December 2016

    Veryvery cheap, free pool table, nice staff, dircetly next to the beach. Unfortunately the beach itself is very littered and East London itself is no real beauty. But if you decide to go there, you get a good budget hostel for your money

    Thank neverathome2016
    Reviewed 14 September 2016
    Google Translation

    Nous avons passé 3 nuits dans ce Backpacker en face de l'océan. Les douche et toilettes communes sont très pratiques...More

    Thank Elisa3356
    Reviewed 4 September 2016

    The hostel is perfectly located on the beach but is surrounded it by a dodgy area. You are warned upon arrival to only go right when you leave the hostel ad not left. This was proved by the girl who was mugged on the beach...More

    Thank stevooo34
    Reviewed 11 August 2016 via mobile

    The views are splendid, the atmosphere laid back and the shacks cleaned regularly. The shower was warm and the toilets kept pristine. Not for light sleepers though as the vibey next door pub keeps jamming till all hours. Extra blankets would have helped since it...More

    Thank Anmy K
    Premier Hotel EL ICC
    515 reviews
    #3 of 13 hotels in East London
     
    Buccaneers Lodge & Backpackers
    354 reviews
    #1 of 1 Speciality lodging in Chintsa
     
    Premier Hotel Regent
    171 reviews
    #6 of 13 hotels in East London
     
    The Hampton
    136 reviews
    #2 of 138 B&Bs / Inns in East London
     
    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
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    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Reservation Options
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • East London
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    Room Tips
    "Dormitorio de 4 camas apenas"
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    "go someplace else."
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    "Algumas cabanas tem vista para o mar, vale a pena pedir para ficar nelas."
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