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I only stopped for a very short visit, arriving at 1am and leaving at 7am but it served as a delightful stopover! Such a cool hostel, I wish I could have stayed longer. Really nice vibe, well laid out rooms and friendly place.
The backpackers itself was nice, clean, rooms are comfortable with fans. Lovely town. I had an unfortunate incident where the owner’s son’s dog bit me. I was taken to the Clinic for a tetanus shot, clean up and antibiotics which ruined the rest of my holiday. Didn't even get a follow up call or email from them asking if I was alright. It could have been handled better.
Had a good time at Backpackers Paradise. The staff is friendly, outgoing and eager to advice you on what to do in the area. The bar is nice (and far from any sleeping facilities), the nightly fire is cosy and the restaurant for breakfast and lunch are from a quality i've never seen in a backpackers before. The dinner is also good. Don't forget to ask for discount vouchers if you are going to visit an attraction in the area. Recommended!
This Backpackers is located on the main street of Oudshoorn, within a nice garden. It has a sitting area under the trees with a table, and more tables around the small pool. There is a big communal kitchen, good equipped and clean. The front desk person was nice and gave us advice about the town and area around. The room we had was simple but clean with a fan. There was also an option for breakfast which was good and inexpensive. The atmosphere of the place is very pleasant. I would come again.
- Novice Nomad
- Male, 41+
- (1 review)
Nice place, but more expensive than other hostels. Breakfast should be included for that price.