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    Ubuntu Backpackers

    8 Cherry Street | Wavecrest Eastern Cape, Jeffreys Bay 6330, South Africa
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    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Mandyville Hotel
    149 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Jeffreys Bay
    1.1 km
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Port Elizabeth Marine
    279 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Summerstrand
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    Savoy Hotel
    20 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Jeffreys Bay
    2.1 km
     
    Cape St Francis Resort
    644 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Cape St Francis
    20.0 km
     
    Overview
    • Excellent76%
    • Very good17%
    • Average3%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible3%
    Travellers talk about
    “tv room” (7 reviews)
    “at home” (13 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Beachfront
    Non-Smoking Rooms
    Airport Transportation
    Suites
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
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    1 - 5 of 137 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This was one of my best getaways ever. Even for a single person traveling alone you will meet great friends here. The staff are friendly and helpful, and organize loads of activities to keep you busy. The rooms are clean, there is loads of reading...More

    Thank Keegan L
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a great hostel to stay in Jeffrey’s bay. It’s only a 2 minute walk from the closest beach, 10 minuteish walk into town where most of the restaurants and shops are. There’s a supermarket a minutes walk away. We stayed in a private...More

    Thank Nicki H
    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    Only stayed for one night in this hostel but it was a good stay, Its a nice hostel on walking distance from the beach. Hostel has a bar erea with pool table but also a kitchen with kitchen gear to make your own food. The...More

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    Thank Joël p
    Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded 4 October 2017

    Thank you so much! Glad you enjoyed it. So nice hearing nice things about your place! Please come again!

    Reviewed 28 September 2017

    We booked the double ensuite room. Although it's a hostel, we expected more cleaning. The floor was dirty and the bathroom was not as clean as I'd like. The free wifi didn't work in our room. Also, we had a problem and the room has...More

    Thank judit_withouth
    Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded 4 October 2017

    Hi Judith, I apologize for the disappointing stay. It doesnt sound like your room was cleaned properly before your stay. We pride ourselves on the cleanliness of the backpacker. It is of utmost importance to me and my cleaning staff. We do have good fast...More

    Reviewed 21 September 2017

    Staff were super friendly and made us feel welcome, thank you Megan! The hostel itself has such a chilled vibe and everything you need, breakfast is also free. There's a great communal area and garden to sit around and socialise.

    Thank Hannah S
    Response from Daryn S, Owner at Ubuntu BackpackersResponded 4 October 2017

    Thanks so much for the lekka words! So nice to know people are enjoying you creation. Thank you! Thank you! and safe travels!

    Mandyville Hotel
    149 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Jeffreys Bay
    1.1 km
     
    Protea Hotel by Marriott Port Elizabeth Marine
    279 reviews
    #9 of 13 hotels in Summerstrand
    68.3 km
     
    Savoy Hotel
    20 reviews
    #2 of 2 hotels in Jeffreys Bay
    2.1 km
     
    Cape St Francis Resort
    644 reviews
    #1 of 2 hotels in Cape St Francis
    20.0 km
     
    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Parking
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Breakfast included
    • Laundry Service
    • Room amenities
    • Microwave
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 11 - US$ 34 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Kitchenette ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 10
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    • Location
    • South Africa >
    • Eastern Cape >
    • Jeffreys Bay
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    Traveller (36)
    Room & Suite (7)
    Pool & Beach (4)
    Dining (3)
    Hotel & Grounds (33)
    Bathroom (1)
    Family and Play Areas (1)
    Nearby
    Savoy Hotel
    20 reviews
    2.10 km away
     
    Mandyville Hotel
    149 reviews
    1.13 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
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    Nearby Attractions
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    28 reviews
    2.80 km away
    Brewhaha JBay Brewery Tours
    5 reviews
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    Room Tips
    "Ask about the activities they have to offer. Ask about meal prices to,"
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    "Dorm beds are surprisingly comfortable"
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    "Coral room is ideal for groups or families"
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    "beautiful view from balcony"
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