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    Hermanus Backpackers

    26 Flower Street, Hermanus 7200, South Africa
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    3/9/2017 4/9/2017
    Traveller (94)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (3)
    Overview
    • Excellent55%
    • Very good32%
    • Average10%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “baz bus” (10 reviews)
    “dorm room” (5 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Pool
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    3 Sep4 Sep
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    • Standard Double Room with Shared Bathroom
      US$ 38
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    Harbour House Hotel
    920 reviews
    #8 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
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    #6 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
    Misty Waves Boutique Hotel Hermanus
    729 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
    The Whale Coast All Suite Hotel
    641 reviews
    #3 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
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    1 - 5 of 223 reviews

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We simply loved it! We had a family room in the dependance and it was like being home. The staff was friendly and helpful, the room was very comfortable, the dependance was equipped with everything, communal spaces were very nicely decorated and comfortable. Highly recommended!

    Thank maviflo
    Response from NaughtyCatCapeTown, Owner at Hermanus BackpackersResponded 6 days ago

    Thanks you so much for this wonderful review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope to see you again some time!? Kind regards, Hermanus Backpackers

    Reviewed 1 week ago

    If you want to see whales, Hermamus is the good place to be and Hermanus backpackers is a wonderful accommodation to prepare your visit, to have a rest and to meet sympathics travellers. The hotel is not far from the town centre, restaurants, etc and...More

    Thank Marliere M
    Response from NaughtyCatCapeTown, Owner at Hermanus BackpackersResponded 6 days ago

    Hi Marliere, thanks so much for the lovely review, we really appreciate it. So glad you enjoyed your stay in Hermanus, perhaps we'll see you again some time. Kind regards, Hermanus Backpackers

    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    We stayed in the new residence if the backpackers. It is beautifully decorated and furnished and exceeded our expectations. Room with bunk bed and double bed catered to all our needs as welk as the refurbished bathrooms.

    Thank travel_girl_za
    Response from NaughtyCatCapeTown, Owner at Hermanus BackpackersResponded 6 days ago

    Hello! Just wanted to say thank you for the wonderful review, we always love those! Super pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, perhaps we'll see you next time you're in Hermanus? Kind regards, Hermanus Backpackers

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I had a good stay at this hostel for a night. There was a cat and a dog who were super cute to hang around. The TV room is nice and comfortable to hang out in. The dorms and the bathrooms themselves were a little...More

    Thank IanLuo
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    Exceptionally cosy and beautiful hostel. The pretty rooms are quite new and clean and so are the Kathrins. We stayed in a doubleroom ensuite in a separate house where it was quiet and we could use a big kitchen and garden. You can see that...More

    Thank Stefanie K
    Response from NaughtyCatCapeTown, Owner at Hermanus BackpackersResponded 2 weeks ago

    Hi Stefanie, just wanted to say thank you so much for the lovely review. We're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hope your travels are going well! Hope to see you again some time. Kind regards, Hermanus Backpackers

    Harbour House Hotel
    920 reviews
    #8 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
    Baleens
    544 reviews
    #6 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
    Misty Waves Boutique Hotel Hermanus
    729 reviews
    #5 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
    The Whale Coast All Suite Hotel
    641 reviews
    #3 of 11 hotels in Hermanus
     
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    • Top amenities
    • Pool
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$ 26 - US$ 60 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Western Cape >
    • Overberg District >
    • Hermanus
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    Traveller (94)
    Room & Suite (26)
    Dining (3)
    Pool & Beach (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (69)
    Bathroom (5)
    Family and Play Areas (5)
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    Andrea S
    14 July 2017|
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    Response from NaughtyCatCapeTown | Property representative |
    Hi Andrea, thanks for your message. We don't have air conditioning, generally not needed as evenings are usually quite bearable even in summer. We have plenty of parking though. Kind regards, Hayley
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    Jason_jc
    28 August 2015|
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    Response from NaughtyCatCapeTown | Property representative |
    Hi Jason, no problem with 8th September, we have a double room ensuite available for you - R450. You can email us (unable to give email address via Tripadvisor, but I'm sure you can google us, to make a reservation. Kind... More
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    "some lovely rooms near a patio, what a pleasure, drinking some coffee or tea and then, have an..."
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    "Room K with double bed and en-suite bathroom."
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    "The cottage is quiet and really beautiful. You can also hang out in the main building where most of the..."
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    "The dormitory was very good, quiet and comfortable."
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