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Jikeleza Lodge

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good22%
  • Average13%
  • Poor24%
  • Terrible13%
6 days ago
“Had a great time”
9 Oct 2017
“Average hostel”
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Hotel
Airport Transportation
Family Rooms
Concierge
Dry Cleaning
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Amazing place, very chilled out and friendly staff who are always willing to help. I would like to thank you guys for being so helpful and for all the information provided. I will definitely recommend jikeleza to anyone coming to Port Elizabeth.

Thank Philasande95
Response from Robert L, Owner at Jikeleza LodgeResponded 3 days ago

Hi Phila, it was great having you here and I am glad we could help you.

Reviewed 6 days ago

Jikeleza is within easy access to the Nelson Mandela Sports Stadium. Had a great time watching the warriors versus the cheetahs. The staff gave us great tips on what to do and where to eat . Jikeleza is warm , comfortable and laid back ....More

Thank Phiwokuhle Y
Response from jikolodge, Owner at Jikeleza LodgeResponded 6 days ago

Hi Phiwokuhle, I am confused. It seems you enjoyed your stay with us yet you have given us one of our lowest ratings. Please let us know what you did not enjoy so we can improve on it.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

So grateful for your help with our car hire. We were at our wit's end with the company. If you want advice on where to go and what to do then his is definitely the place to be. It's in an old building in the...More

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Response from jikolodge, Owner at Jikeleza LodgeResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review of Jikeleza Lodge.We are so glad you enjoyed your stay and hope to see you again soon

Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

LISTEN! very very strange employees didnt felt comfortable and secure the hole stay. Came late night in the bagpackers the reception girl was unfriendly and didnt show me the hostel! also get rubed ALL of my MONEY and keys and they changed the price every...More

Thank Georg G
Response from jikolodge, Owner at Jikeleza LodgeResponded 9 December 2017

Dear Georg, I am not sure when you stayed here so I cannot follow up on your comments, but my staff are not crooks and I trust them with everything. You are given keys to lock your room so I don't know how you were...More

Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

The staff here are really friendly and extremely helpful. We gathered that it wasn't the best area when we saw prostitutes on each street corner, a van was broken into over night outside and the locals we spoke to in a nearby bar said there...More

Thank Nicki H
Response from jikolodge, Owner at Jikeleza LodgeResponded 24 October 2017

Hi Niki, Sorry about the condition of the beds. I have tried to trace which room you stayed in but can't seem to find a booking for you. I will check the beds and will rectify the problem. Thank you for bringing it to our...More

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Free Parking
Airport Transportation
Laundry Service
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Price range
US$ 25 - US$ 30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Price range
US$ 25 - US$ 30 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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"Stay in a room on entrance level for convenience to kitchen and bathroom. Stay in a garden cabin for comfort..."
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"Garden sheds at the back"
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"The second floor, where I stayed, is closest to the kitchen, which is a plus. Outside are private cabins for..."
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"Make sure you don't have the double in the shed! Dorms looked like a better standard for a lower price!"
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