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    Fairy Knowe Backpackers Lodge

    Dumbleton Road, Wilderness, South Africa
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    09/07/2017 10/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          US$ 40
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          US$ 40
          US$ 25
          Traveller (36)
          Room & Suite (7)
          Dining (1)
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          Overview
          • Excellent43%
          • Very good30%
          • Average11%
          • Poor7%
          • Terrible9%
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          “pool table” (11 reviews)
          “fairy knowe” (18 reviews)
          Free Internet
          Free Parking
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          The Wild Farm Backpakers
          114 reviews
          #22 of 36 Speciality lodging in Wilderness
           
          Fairy Knowe Hotel
          477 reviews
          #24 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          Inn2Wilderness
          127 reviews
          #15 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          The Wilderness Hotel
          644 reviews
          #2 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
           
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          21 - 25 of 130 reviews

          Reviewed 18 February 2017

          I highly recommend staying at Fairy Knowe. Everyone working there was very friendly and as soon as I arrived I was invited on a walk that they had organised to a fascinating cave-turn-homeless shelter. The whole place has a really nice laid back vibe and...More

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          Thank Sophia L
          Reviewed 17 February 2017

          Pretty decent backpackers, I stayed in main house at the top. With private room and had to share bathroom which was reasonable enough. They have a nice bar/ slash entertainment area with pool tables and foosball... Some people really lose their heads paying that game...More

          Thank Ricardinio0
          Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

          Sure it's cheap but as the saying goes "you get what you pay for" The staff were really friendly and helpful but if you not accustomed to this setup it really grates on you how inconsiderate guests can be. Having shared a room with 5...More

          Thank Charlene B
          Response from Didi T, Manager at Fairy Knowe Backpackers LodgeResponded 25 January 2017

          Dear Charlene Thank you for your feedback. It is true, dorm life is really not for everyone. We do have private rooms as well as lovely en suites available should you choose to be a bit more private. I agree that many guests tend to...More

          Reviewed 20 January 2017

          Beautiful view,friendly people,comfortable and homely. We only stayed the one night but it had a nice atmosphere. Verandah has a magnificent view and we got to see the Guinea fowls with babies close up as well as a surprise visit from the Knysna Loerie. Rooms...More

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          Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

          Hostel is in a central location for activities but not within walking distance of any shops or other restaurants. Has a relaxed family atmosphere featuring group dinners each night. The bar is popular with locals and backpackers alike. Features a range of dorm and camping...More

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          The Wild Farm Backpakers
          114 reviews
          #22 of 36 Speciality lodging in Wilderness
           
          Fairy Knowe Hotel
          477 reviews
          #24 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          Inn2Wilderness
          127 reviews
          #15 of 56 B&Bs / Inns in Wilderness
           
          The Wilderness Hotel
          644 reviews
          #2 of 5 hotels in Wilderness
           
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          • Free Internet
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
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          • Free Parking
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          • Price range
          • US$ 23 - US$ 40 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Kitchenette
          • Number of rooms
          • 12
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          • Location
          • South Africa >
          • Western Cape >
          • Wilderness
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          Traveller (36)
          Room & Suite (7)
          Dining (1)
          Hotel & Grounds (39)
          Family and Play Areas (2)
          Bathroom (1)
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          "Stay in a private room with ensuite - little thatched chalet huts"
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          "The en suite roops are great"
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          "Stay away!"
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          "Definitely upstairs in the old house."
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