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Fairy Knowe Backpackers

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8.3
Fabulous 59 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.7
  • Security 7.3
  • Location 8.8
  • Staff 8.7
  • Atmosphere 9.0
  • Cleanliness 7.5
  • Facilities 8.0
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8.3
Fabulous 59 Total Reviews
  • Value For Money 8.7
  • Security 7.3
  • Location 8.8
  • Staff 8.7
  • Atmosphere 9.0
  • Cleanliness 7.5
  • Facilities 8.0
Fairy Knowe Backpackers Located at 1 Dumbleton Road, , Wilderness.
Fairy Knowe Backpackers
South Africa
Wilderness Western Cape 1 Dumbleton Road
83% 59
-33.9925478 22.6003360
Fairy Knowe Backpackers
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9th Jan 2017
5.7

Located out of town which is great for hiking. But the location also poses a security problem. My dorm room was broken into and my bag ransacked and a few things stolen. When I alerted the owner/staff they were unsurprised and simply noted that this had happened many times before. Yet no security measures were in place (no lockers in the dorms, doors left open). If you have a private room or a car to lock valuables in it's a nice place, but beware of the poor security.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 2.0Security
    • 8.0Location
    • 6.0Facilities
    • 4.0Staff
    • 6.0Atmosphere
    • 6.0Cleanliness
  • Anonymous
  • Switzerland, Male, 25-30
  • Novice Nomad
  • 2 reviews
7th Jan 2017
8.6

Great staff that are friendly and helpful. Real fun communal bar area and good activities near by that can be booked thru the hostel.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 8.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 10.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness
5th Dec 2016
8.0

This is in a very nice location in Wilderness. The only issue is the bar which stays open till 2am and can get rowdy. It's a distance from most of the accommodation, though. The communal dinner is a nice idea and the meals are cooked by the volunteers. It's pretty clean and comfortable.

    • 8.0Value For Money
    • 6.0Security
    • 10.0Location
    • 8.0Facilities
    • 8.0Staff
    • 8.0Atmosphere
    • 8.0Cleanliness

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