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Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

I love the drumming and I enjoy the vibe its amazing .. you can even make your own drum from beginning ..waking up to Sun rise is great cause u see the whole view from the coffee bay ...the people I meet there I will never forget..

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Johannesburg, South Africa
Reviewed 2 January 2016 via mobile

Nice little spot, very rusta like and friendly. We had grilled chicken here, chips was really good and fresh. Chicken was wholesome however very little. Down side to the place is it's a relaxed nature so service is slow, place is slightly messy and the plates etc will be random. Still, worth a visit

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Reviewed 31 December 2015 via mobile

Not a bad backpackers, very cool vibe there as they make and import drums and have people there to teach you how to play. Two friends and I stayed there for a night in a cabin, the room wasn't great and barely kept the wind out, nevermind the tidal wave of mosquitoes. If you are going to Coffee Bay, I...

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Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

Jah Drums has the friendliest staff, great prices on their really tasty food, and an awesome atmosphere. I really enjoyed learning how to play jembe drums, and amazing experiences with loads of tourists. I will definitely be back.

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Thank Ryno M
Berlin, Germany
Reviewed 3 December 2015

I will never forget my time in Jah drums. Such nice vibrations of love and music. A big happy family where everybody respects each other as they are. In the heart of Coffee Bay i would highly recomend this place for everybody who loves muzsic art and happiness. Met my good brother Shaheed there who is a wonderful host, always...

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Reviewed 3 December 2015

Shaheed makes you feel at home immediately with his big warm smile. Welcome in the family! You can sleep in a tent, a dorm or the beautiful chalet. Basic, but clean.Good food, great atmosphere and don't forget to play the drums....

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Thank Karin d
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 December 2015

A very amazing gem in Coffee Bay-- I ended up here by accident and then getting sucked into the rhythm of Coffee Bay. Jah Drums had a big part in that. Good vibes and great company. The drumming can't be beat. Jah has more of a local vibe than some of the other backpackers in town. It's great if you...

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Thank johannalynn31
Boulder, Colorado
Reviewed 30 November 2015 via mobile

Super laid back, rasta vibes. I was only there for a few days but could have spent a lot longer! After you hear some of the locals playing drums together it's hard to resist not wanting to try yourself. Jah seed is a truly fantastic dude and feel blessed to have met him. If you're not staying there, have a...

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Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

Words can't describe our stay, we didn't expect anything but when we were taken in on last minute it was good to know we had a bed! Further in the stay our expectations were exceeded. The thing about coffee bay is, that it's an community and at Jah Drums you really experience a sense of that community from home made...

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Reviewed 1 July 2015 via mobile

Had an excellent stay here. Price was fair and the place has a great vibe. It's like a 5 minute walk from the beach and there are some really amazing views if you do a little exploring. And it's so safe, like you can leave your stuff lying around and you'll find it there a week later. Locals are really...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Jah Drums is a restaurant and drum cafe that offers safari tent accommodation. It is situated in Coffee Bay, and is above the road from Coffee Shack Backpackers. We offer tours of the Coffee Bay area, and in and around the Transkei, and our restaurant boasts delicious curries, wraps, stir-frys, etc. ... more   less 

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Address: Coffee Bay 5099, South Africa
Region: South Africa > Eastern Cape > Coffee Bay
Number of rooms: 15
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