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Neil's a great coo and quite a character! I enjoyed his company. But this is not a backpackers by any means. He's just renting out rooms in his house, in a very residential neighborhood. There is nothing nearby to walk to and you have no access to restaurants or stores. Nor does it have the services that a backpackers would (taxi services, tour bookings, etc) because it's just his home. You absolutely need a car if you stay here.
Neil's Backpackers was very good value. You will actually get a private room, beautifully decorated, artsy, in a house that's a jewel of modern architecture, with natural light coming from the glass walls facing the internal yard, with a small pool. We felt great there. Best part was getting in touch with Neil, the owner, a very interesting guy who has been working with zulu music for a long time, and took us then to a musical journey. I don't know if you could find a better place to stay.
Relaxed atmosphere, homely, Neil was very helpful.
- Novice Nomad
- Female, 31-40
- (1 review)