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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 October 2016

Excellent communication and ultra helpful before my arrival. couldnt do anymore for me. easy to find from gautrain station and everyone working there was super friendly and very helpful. rooms and facilites were very good and especially liked the honesty bar and pool. for the money you cant do any better. would stay again.

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27 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A very friendly and helpful owner. Bedding was clean and water was hot so no complaints. Everything you expect from a well run backpackers. Outside area was very welcoming nice to relax in the late afternoons and evenings. I stayed in a dorm but alone, it was very pleasant.

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Thank Craigdmz
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 27 January 2016

The hostel is located in Hatfield, which is a nice and safe area. The nearest supermarket is about 10-15 minutes away, as are some bars and restaurants. I have stayed in the single room as well as a twin bed cabin. Both rooms were super clean and just what I needed. A bed, a fan, a towel and a small... More 

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 December 2015

I love this place, i've stayed there 3 times (2013, 2014 & most recently November 2015). The owners & staff are so kind, welcoming and friendly. Everywhere is clean, tidy & well presented. I've stayed in 3 different rooms (a dorm, a private room & a cabin) all have been clean, tidy & comfortable. The bathrooms are always clean, the... More 

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eMalahleni, South Africa
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21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 8 December 2015

I stayed at the 1322 backpackers for a few nights in November. Must say, was really impressed with the service I received. Highly recommended for travelers that are seeking a quiet place to rest the head, and relax. It is very close to all necessary places. Will gladly be coming back! And will gladly recommend this establishment to all my... More 

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Thank Pshemeck
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 November 2015 via mobile

I stayed for a night with a friend after a long bus ride from Maputo and couldn't have been happier. The place was clean and comfortable, the woman who owns the place could not have kinder or more accommodating. A must stay for a relaxing night!

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Thank Derek T
Vestby, Norway
2 reviews
Reviewed 11 October 2015

Stayed here for a couple of months during spring 2011 for nurse training during my studies. I enjoyed every single day! A safe place to stay with very helpfull and service minded staff. We gained a lot of new friends staying here, enjoyed the braais (BBQ) and I recommend it warmly!

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Thank Jorun B
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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

We stayed over at 1322 Backpackers International when we were up for the Springboks All Blacks test match in July. Driving up from the Eastern Cape ensured that we were tired upon arrival but the staff were very helpful. There is a nice braai and bar area that allowed us to bring the gees for the two nights. The Lion... More 

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Thank Christopher M
bpackers0083, Manager at 1322 Backpackers International, responded to this review

Thanks for your review. We are happy that you had a good stay with us. Also, we love it when we have sports fans, bringing gees (: Looking forward to your next stay! Sincerely, 1322 Team More 

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53 reviews
13 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2015 via mobile

My boyfriend and I stayed at 1322 Backpackers in July organizing visas. (Sorry for the late review!!!) We arrived as guests, but were instantly treated as family. The facilities are impeccable, the rooms so comfortable and cozy, bathrooms clean and never without hot water, the common spaces perfect for meeting other travelers, and the they had they best kitchen we... More 

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Thank Kathleen M
bpackers0083, Manager at 1322 Backpackers International, responded to this review

Hi, Thank you for your lovely review! We aspire to always extend and expand on our family (: I will let Yzelle and the BraaiMaster know about your review, and I am sure it was an absolute pleasure. PS: I will give Purdy a cuddle. Monique More 

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16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 19 July 2015 via mobile

Cozy clean rooms. Plenty of facilities in the areas. Very kind and helpful owners who loved to help us with practical advice to start our trip. I would recommend everyone to stay at this place and have a beer and braai (BBQ) there.

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Thank Nico K
bpackers0083, Manager at 1322 Backpackers International, responded to this review

Hello! Thank you for taking time to write a review. I am glad that you had a good time with us, we are looking forward to welcoming you again soon! Monique More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Pool
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Airport Transportation
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a family-owned and run backpackers situated in a quiet area in Hatfield. We have a variety of rooms available, from small dorms, to private dorms (min 3 pax), single, twin and double rooms. Speak to us about your preference A self-serving continental breakfast is included in the rate. WiFi in certain areas. Lapa and bar area with sports TV, full DSTV (satalite) in TV room. Our communal kitchen is fully equipped. We are happy to assist with any travel arrangements. Looking forward to welcoming you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about 1322 Backpackers International

Address: 1322 Arcadia Street | Hatfield, Pretoria 0083, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Gauteng > Pretoria
Price Range: ₹ 1,292 - ₹ 2,411 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 30
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“Cabins and rooms at the back are quieter”
 of 5 bubbles MissBell90, 27 Jan 2016 | Read review
“All the rooms are quiet, even the dorms”
 of 5 bubbles W9003HHtracys, 13 Dec 2015 | Read review
“Great place to meet people from all walks of life”
 of 5 bubbles naveshitjeh, 31 May 2015 | Read review
“The cabins in winter could be cold. You can ask for extra blankets.”
 of 5 bubbles joaniet398, 13 May 2014 | Read review
“The singles are a bit small but very comfortable.”
 of 5 bubbles GEEZER_TRAVELER, 20 Dec 2012 | Read review
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