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    Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

    169 Ninth Avenue, Durban 4001, South Africa
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
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      2 adults
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          Overview
          • Excellent30%
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          • Average15%
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          “baz bus” (9 reviews)
          “florida road” (18 reviews)
          “braai nights” (4 reviews)
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          Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

          It's one of the places in Durban where you definitely find people to hangout and party. It is situated in a nice area in Durban and there are lots of bars around. Make sure to check out 'dropkick murphys'. -The baz bus stops right in...More

          1  Thank Fabian A
          Response from Patrick M, Owner at Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

          Sooo glad you feel us. Thanks for the nice review. Hope to see you back again

          Reviewed 19 February 2016

          Just stayed one night travelling with the Baz Bus but rooms were clean and the room was far enough from the bar that there wasn't any noise. WiFi wasn't very good and staff could have been slightly friendlier but we're by no means rude.

          1  Thank Johnna R
          Response from Patrick M, Owner at Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

          Thanks for reviewing us. Pretty good review as it does appear you feel us. Would have liked a more raving review on our staff. That's our goal. Next time we need to wow you. Hope to see you back :)

          Reviewed 18 February 2016

          I enjoyed my stay at Tekweni :) It's certainly a party-type-of-hostel,so please be prepared for lots of music and noise throughout the day and night. But with this, the staff is incredibly friendly and wants to make sure you as a guest have a good...More

          2  Thank kaylacody0
          Response from Patrick M, Owner at Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

          Yes yes yes. Nice review! All the stuff we love to hear. Hope to see you back.

          Reviewed 26 January 2016 via mobile

          We chose a quite month to travel so things we not too crazy but we timed it perfectly by arriving on a braai night. Everyone brought some meat and chucked it on the bbq. Perfect way for people to mingle. Close walk to Flordia street...More

          1  Thank Boz-t16
          Response from Patrick M, Owner at Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

          Sooo cool! We do the free braai at least twice a week and we do our best to make it nice. A perfect setting for guests to get to know each other and us of course. Fantastic when it is really appreciated. Thanks for the...More

          Reviewed 17 January 2016

          I absolutely loved the place. It is definitely a party place and you should know that coming in. They seem to party most nights of the week so if your looking for a good time - this is the place to go. Me and my...More

          Thank PallePall1
          Response from Patrick M, Owner at Tekweni Backpackers Hostel

          Thanks for the star studded review! You definitely get us. Love the compliments on our staff particularly. We pride ourselves in that department. I will pass them on. Hope to see you back soon.

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          • US$ 13 - US$ 28 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 18
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          • KwaZulu-Natal >
          • Durban
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          janena2014
          Hi. Please advise if pool and jacuzzi in working order. as previous reviews indicate they are not. Please advise on more info pertaining to Room 6.
          26 December 2014|
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