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Fat Monkeys

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  • Terrible4%
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very friendly, Jeff a great person, tranquil place, nice food. Lots of place to explore, excellent area for camping. Reasonable priced. Beautiful places to visit, and explore. Scuba Diving, boat rides, Fat Monkey is a place to enjoy the lovely food, sun, relax. My family...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed camp site, it’s right on water and beautiful. The bar men is friendly and bar has a great view. The toilets are not great,actually it’s really bad. I avoided them as much as possible. All was fair and good except I got...More

Thank Leonpotgieter
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This is a comfortable place to stay on the beach. Our ensuite room was spacious with a comfortable double and single bed. Fat Monkeys offers group hostel rooms as well as a sandy space facing the shore for campers. Some caravans occupied the space during...More

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Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

All in all the place is wonderful. Spacious and clean rooms, friendly staff and beautiful communal water front areas. When mentioned that our room had some issues (like a broken light...) we were given a new room straight away. The wifi works well, but is...More

Thank abaisak
Reviewed 30 May 2017

Location: Beautiful, Property: Clean, Kitchen/Bar: Nice, Staff: Friendly and they really helped us us out a bit when the ATMs in the area were not working because of the power outs: But we (my Zambian husband, my German brother and myself) stayed camping for 5...More

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US$ 51 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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US$ 51 - US$ 65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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"Stock up on cash, no ATM nearby! And you won't want to leave"
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"Stay in the dorm rooms. They open right onto the beach. Worth every penny of the absurdly cheap 10 USD."
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"Choose the standalone bungalows for more than just a 'room'."
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"The dorms looked fine although we stayed on the camp site."
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