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    Coffee Shack Backpackers

    On the Beach | Bomvu River Mouth, Coffee Bay 5082, South Africa
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    Overview
    • Excellent71%
    • Very good20%
    • Average6%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
    Travellers talk about
    “surf lessons” (37 reviews)
    “coffee shack” (144 reviews)
    Free Internet
    Free Parking
    Beachfront
    Restaurant
    Bar/Lounge
    Kitchenette
    Laundry Service
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
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    51 - 55 of 274 reviews

    Reviewed 15 July 2016

    Interesting and vibrant backpackers, situated right on a river that leads into the ocean. Although my sister and I are not surfers, we enjoyed the stay. The shuttle from Mthatha was good, they have their own bus. The beds were very comfy and the huts/rooms...More

    Thank Anna S
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 21 July 2016

    Howzit Anna Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack Backpackers. It is great to hear that you had a good time and enjoyed the ladies bathrooms. Thanks for mentioning the free Sunday Night Dinner, many people do not realise that...More

    Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

    Although the drive down feels quite off road at the end, especially in a tiny car...this place is wonderful!! The staff are mostly friendly and helpful although a little terse at times. Free dinner on Sunday evening is awesome and the food the rest of...More

    Thank JulietteHodges
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 1 June 2016

    Howzit Juliette Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, and giving us such a great review, it is always our pleasure to have such very happy guests. With regards to the staff occasionally being “terse”, we all often forget that...More

    Reviewed 9 May 2016

    Location is in an awkward place & the office & the accommodation with high steep are in separate premises & dinning hall back in the office premises. We were sharing the room with lovely people, unfortunately we were in a room close to the toilet...More

    Thank chuman2016
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 1 June 2016

    Howzit Chuman Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, and it is always great to hear that you enjoyed our “amazing views"! Yes, the Kings House is up a steep hill, but the best views are from the top, I...More

    Reviewed 5 May 2016

    What an amazing experience - the beach, the people, the area and the relaxing. We stayed for 10 days in a chalet and wish we could stay longer. We enjoyed the outings and excursions. It is very safe and very secure. The food at Coffee...More

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    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 1 June 2016

    Howzit Marius Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack, and it is always great to hear that our guests had "an amazing experience"! We just wish more of our guests could or planned to stay for 10 days. We highly...More

    Reviewed 21 April 2016

    This backpackers is everything a backpackers should be! When you arrive they give you a drink on the house, and there is free dinner on Sundays! The staff is so friendly and welcoming. They offer laundry services, food, and fun water activities. My friends took...More

    Thank Hannah L
    Response from David M, General Manager at Coffee Shack BackpackersResponded 26 April 2016

    Howzit Thank you very much for taking the time to review Coffee Shack and great to hear that you had an AMAZING time with us. Glad to hear that you enjoyed our surf lessons, we do recommend them! Safe travels and hope to see you...More

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    • Top amenities
    • Beachfront
    • Free Internet
    • Free Parking
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Free Parking
    • Laundry Service
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    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • US$23 - US$27 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Room types
    • Kitchenette
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Eastern Cape >
    • Coffee Bay
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    Amanda M
    18 April 2017|
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    Response from David M | Property representative |
    Howzit Amanda, I hope that you are well? Great to hear that you will be coming to stay with us at Coffee Shack. To be honest it is pretty hard to give you a direct yes/no answer to some of your questions, because obviously... More
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    16 September 2014|
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    Response from Thys16 | Reviewed this property |
    Hi there! The road isn't a regular one, but its pretty reasonable. Perhaps the final kilometer could be slightly tough but doable. They have wifi so you're set for Skype, don't expect the best connection tough, one should... More
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    "Staying in a rondavel adds to the experience."
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    "Accomodation on the Beach side is quieter than the main side but it is a short walk away from the main area."
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    "Rooms by Kings House"
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    "Kings house, the view is magnificent"
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